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Product Description: Antonio Dias serves as a monumental compendium that surveys the Brazilian artist’s almost 50-year career. Edited and designed by Dias (born 1944), the volume moves through the many phases of his varied practice, from his early experimentation at age 19 with visual representations of protest--before the 1964 military coup and at Brazil’s political and social climax--to his conceptual production in Milan, his early film work, his works on paper developed in Nepal and the painting practice that has continued throughout his life...read more

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9788540509917 | Cosac & Naify Edicoes Ltda, March 22, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Antonio Dias serves as a monumental compendium that surveys the Brazilian artist’s almost 50-year career.

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Product Description: Since the early 1980s, Susanne Kessler (b. Wuppertal, Germany, 1955; lives and works in Berlin and Rome) has sought new ways to lend sculptural depth to painting and drawing. She sets up complex site-specific installations in interior as well as exterior settings where, for a limited time, they are meant to communicate with human viewers as well as their environments...read more

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9783954761197 | Bilingual edition (Distanz Verlag, November 25, 2015), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Since the early 1980s, Susanne Kessler (b.

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Product Description: The selection of Andy Warhol’s works featured in this volume chronicles the evolution of the American dream from the 1960s to the mid-1980s. In this period, American culture underwent enormous changes: commercial brands were elevated to a totemic status and the tenets of the free-market credo came to pervade every aspect of political, social and cultural life...read more

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9788836626762 | Bilingual edition (Silvana, June 30, 2014), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The selection of Andy Warhol’s works featured in this volume chronicles the evolution of the American dream from the 1960s to the mid-1980s.

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Product Description: Few contemporary artists have spanned the varied horizon of the arts as broadly as Robert Wilson (born 1941). His legendary Video Portraits, incorporating lighting, costume, make up, choreography, gesture, text, voice, set design and narrative, are perhaps the most complete synthesis of media that Wilson has undertaken...read more

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9788836625086 | Bilingual edition (Silvana, October 31, 2013), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Few contemporary artists have spanned the varied horizon of the arts as broadly as Robert Wilson (born 1941).

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Product Description: Surveying the history of Chinese art at the Venice Biennale, this book includes works by Chen Xi, Cui Xiuwen, Fang Lijun, Li Qing, Liu Wei, Liu Xiaodong, Mao Xuhui, Sui Jianguo, Wang Guangyi, Wang Jianwei, Xu Bing, Yan Peiming, Ye Yongqing, Yin Zhaoyang, Yue Mingjun, Zeng Fanzhi, Zhan Wang, Zhang Peili, Zhang Xiaogang and Zhou Chunya...read more

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9788881588602 | Mul edition (Charta, July 31, 2013), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Surveying the history of Chinese art at the Venice Biennale, this book includes works by Chen Xi, Cui Xiuwen, Fang Lijun, Li Qing, Liu Wei, Liu Xiaodong, Mao Xuhui, Sui Jianguo, Wang Guangyi, Wang Jianwei, Xu Bing, Yan Peiming, Ye Yongqing, Yin Zhaoyang, Yue Mingjun, Zeng Fanzhi, Zhan Wang, Zhang Peili, Zhang Xiaogang and Zhou Chunya.

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9788837088989 | Ill edition (Trans-Atlantic Pubns, December 19, 2011), cover price $115.00

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Product Description: Documentation as art: Ugo Mulas' reportage on the exhibition "Vitalità del negativo nell'arte italiana 1960-1970" (Rome, 1970) and the Italian avant-garde.

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9788860100610 | Johan & Levi, January 16, 2012, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Documentation as art: Ugo Mulas' reportage on the exhibition "Vitalità del negativo nell'arte italiana 1960-1970" (Rome, 1970) and the Italian avant-garde.

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9788837075903 | Antique Collectors Club Ltd, May 16, 2011, cover price $99.00

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Product Description: De Chirico (1888-1978) is the father of the Metaphysic, the most relevant cultural movement of the entire XXo century.

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9788871796499 | Ore Cultura Srl, December 16, 2010, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: De Chirico (1888-1978) is the father of the Metaphysic, the most relevant cultural movement of the entire XXo century.

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Product Description: The legendary Italian eyewear company Persol invited 17 young artists to make works that lay bare the creative process. Art in Process charts the projects' development through interviews, photographs and art by Harriet Russell, Anne Hardy, Mustafa Hulusi, Wilfrid Almendra, Guillaume Leblon and Amanda Ross-Ho, among others...read more

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9788875702472 | Pap/bklt edition (Corraini Editore, February 28, 2011), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The legendary Italian eyewear company Persol invited 17 young artists to make works that lay bare the creative process.

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9788837078706 | Bilingual edition (Electa, December 1, 2010), cover price $39.50

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Product Description: Sixty-five international artists talk to a great art critic. What is art? What is its function? What is the relationship between art and reality? These are just some of the questions posed to 65 of the greatest and most controversial artists of our time, such as Andy Warhol, Sol LeWitt, Marina Abramovic, Mimmo Paladino, William Kentridge, and Dennis Oppenheim...read more

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9788857204635 | Skira, October 19, 2010, cover price $45.00 | also contains Dialogues With Artists 1968-2008 | About this edition: Sixty-five international artists talk to a great art critic.

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Product Description: Sixty-five international artists talk to a great art critic. What is art? What is its function? What is the relationship between art and reality? These are just some of the questions posed to 65 of the greatest and most controversial artists of our time, such as Andy Warhol, Sol LeWitt, Marina Abramovic, Mimmo Paladino, William Kentridge, and Dennis Oppenheim...read more

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9788857204635, titled "Encyclopaedia of the Word Artist Converstions 1968-2008" | Skira, October 19, 2010, cover price $45.00 | also contains Encyclopaedia of the Word Artist Converstions 1968-2008 | About this edition: Sixty-five international artists talk to a great art critic.

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Product Description: Milan-based painter Luca Pignatelli suspends isolated figurative bits of history and cultural memory on large canvases that are sewn and patched together in a manner revealing his early training as an architect. In addition, this volume showcases several frames from Hope 1, a short fantasy film featuring his brother Daniele Pignatelli's work...read more

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9788881586530 | Charta, March 1, 2008, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Milan-based painter Luca Pignatelli suspends isolated figurative bits of history and cultural memory on large canvases that are sewn and patched together in a manner revealing his early training as an architect.

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9788837061746 | Bilingual edition (Electa, September 30, 2007), cover price $115.00

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Gabriele Basilico, an Italian photographer, is recognised internationally as one of the most important contemporary landscape photographers. Containing more than 300 photographs - from Glasgow to Tel-Aviv, from Milan to Beirut - this monograph offers an overview of this major figure whose career has spanned almost 40 years.

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9781904587354 | Dewi Lewis Pub, April 1, 2007, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Gabriele Basilico, an Italian photographer, is recognised internationally as one of the most important contemporary landscape photographers.

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9788837044749 | Bilingual edition (Electa, November 30, 2006), cover price $97.50

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Product Description: In this book, Achille Bonito Oliva introduces the exhibition organized at Palazzo Cavour in Turin, with the collaboration of the Velan Center for Contemporary Art of Turin, on the occasion of the Winter Olympic Games held in Turin in February '06 Thematically linking up with the Games, white, a color that totalizes all the colors of the spe...read more

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9788842213765 | Bilingual edition (Umberto Allemandi, April 30, 2006), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: In this book, Achille Bonito Oliva introduces the exhibition organized at Palazzo Cavour in Turin, with the collaboration of the Velan Center for Contemporary Art of Turin, on the occasion of the Winter Olympic Games held in Turin in February '06 Thematically linking up with the Games, white, a color that totalizes all the colors of the spec

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Product Description: Giovanni Rizzoli, Venetian to the core, crossbreeds sculpture, installation, painting and drawing in an intense linguistic and disciplinary mix. As Achille Bonito Oliva writes: "the richness of this iconographic universe positively encompasses the incoherence of formally contrasting poetics, the Mediterranean vitality of the Baroque and the Lenten spirituality of Nordic literature...read more
By Achille Bonito Oliva and Giovanni Rizzoli (other contributor)

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9788881585540 | Bilingual edition (Charta, February 15, 2006), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Giovanni Rizzoli, Venetian to the core, crossbreeds sculpture, installation, painting and drawing in an intense linguistic and disciplinary mix.

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Product Description: The setting: Rome, Italy. The era: the 1950s to the 1970s. The subject: everyone who was anyone in the international jet-set. The theme: hedonism, glamour and paparazzi. It was a time when to be snapped in fashionable Italy, to be a pin-up and to have a mutually beneficial relationship with the paparazzi were the main objectives for a certain crowd...read more

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9788888359113 | Photology, May 19, 2005, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The setting: Rome, Italy.

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Product Description: Which is more important, the coffee you drink or the cup you drink it from? The choice is a difficult one for any aesthete to make, and it is only highlighted and intensified by famed Italian coffeemaker Illy, which, since 1933, has been producing one of the world's greatest espressos, and which, since 1992, has been commissioning limited-edition coffee cup designs from internationally renowned and emerging artists, musicians and filmmakers...read more

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9788881584062 | Bilingual edition (Charta, June 1, 2003), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Which is more important, the coffee you drink or the cup you drink it from?

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Product Description: After the avant-garde of the 50s and 60s shattered the canon of art styles into numerous and often amorphous groups of artists, "tribes" now seems the only identity system that can describe these shape shifting contemporary art movements...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9788884911384 | Skira, June 1, 2002, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: After the avant-garde of the 50s and 60s shattered the canon of art styles into numerous and often amorphous groups of artists, "tribes" now seems the only identity system that can describe these shape shifting contemporary art movements.

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Product Description: Molds is a series of abstract works by Italian sculptor Giuseppe Pulvirenti realized between 1998 and 1999. Using traditional sculptural materials like iron, aluminum and bronze, Pulvirenti examines the staging of reality by creating objects that demonstrate a practical futility...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9788881582730 | Charta, August 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Molds is a series of abstract works by Italian sculptor Giuseppe Pulvirenti realized between 1998 and 1999.

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Product Description: Book by Oliva, Achille Bonito

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9788843565467 | Art Books Intl Ltd, June 1, 2000, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Book by Oliva, Achille Bonito

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