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Product Description: The title may say “please,” but the 19 artists featured here are anything but polite in their rejection of traditional notions of fashion, gender and beauty. The media strategies employed are manifold, from staged photographic images, projections and performances to body sculptures, video and film...read more

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9783869842691 | Bilingual edition (Verlag Fur Moderne Kunst, April 30, 2012), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The title may say “please,” but the 19 artists featured here are anything but polite in their rejection of traditional notions of fashion, gender and beauty.

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Product Description: Assessing the breadth of present-day photo-portraiture in over 170 color plates, this volume unfolds the relationship between photographer and sitter across the gamut of idioms. Tina Barney, Clegg & Guttmann, Anton Corbijn, Rineke Dijkstra, Bernhard Fuchs, Nan Goldin, Greg Gorman, Peter Hujar, Sally Mann, Robert Mapplethorpe, Hellen von Meene, Helmut Newton, Thomas Ruff, Beat Streuli and Wolfgang Tillmans are among the major contemporary fine-art photographers represented here...read more

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9783941185609 | Bilingual edition (Verlag Fur Moderne Kunst, December 31, 2010), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Assessing the breadth of present-day photo-portraiture in over 170 color plates, this volume unfolds the relationship between photographer and sitter across the gamut of idioms.

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Product Description: A bakers' dozen of the best photographers of the past hundred years, from Helen Levitt and Gordon Parks to Nan Goldin and Ryan McGinley, are brought together here in a series of portfolios expanding on Robert Frank's Americans. Together they consider generations of social upheavals, crises, and shifts in U...read more
By Kunsthalle Wien (editor), Gerald Matt (editor) and Peter Weiermair (compiler)

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9788889431689 | Bilingual edition (Damiani Editore, March 1, 2007), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A bakers' dozen of the best photographers of the past hundred years, from Helen Levitt and Gordon Parks to Nan Goldin and Ryan McGinley, are brought together here in a series of portfolios expanding on Robert Frank's Americans.

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Product Description: Andrea Fogli's drawings are like poetic gifts for the eyes that give us something we can only experience on the surface of the paper. The 106 fantastical drawings collected here, made between 2000 and 2006, constitute an intimate diary of this Italian artist's conscious and unconscious "shadows...read more

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9783866780095 | Bilingual edition (Kerber Christof Verlag, March 1, 2007), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Andrea Fogli's drawings are like poetic gifts for the eyes that give us something we can only experience on the surface of the paper.

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Product Description: This volume presents a selection of 200 extraordinary images that reflect the central role played by the genre of the nude in the history of photography and in its experimentation.Ever since the invention of photography in 1839 the nude has constituted a favorite subject among the practitioners of the medium...read more

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9788884918307 | Skira, September 30, 2004, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This volume presents a selection of 200 extraordinary images that reflect the central role played by the genre of the nude in the history of photography and in its experimentation.

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Product Description: The theme of the nude has always exercised a particular fascination on artists and viewers alike, and the representation of the human form has inspired some of the finest works in art history. This volume, which aims to offer a fascinating visual survey of the nude, features over 200 paintings, sculptures, and drawings-often celebrated masterpieces-and examines a period spanning over two hundred years...read more
By Peter Weiermair (creator)

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9788884918321 | Skira, September 30, 2004, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The theme of the nude has always exercised a particular fascination on artists and viewers alike, and the representation of the human form has inspired some of the finest works in art history.

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Product Description: With a painting style that derives its power from simplicity and essentiality, Marco Tirelli compels the viewer to stop gabbling and linger in the metaphysical space generated by his work. His geometric shapes, created with great technical and formal strictness, and his use of an almost ancient, hushed palette, lead to a concentration of thought between light and darkness...read more

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9788881584024 | Bilingual edition (Charta, June 1, 2003), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: With a painting style that derives its power from simplicity and essentiality, Marco Tirelli compels the viewer to stop gabbling and linger in the metaphysical space generated by his work.

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An exhibition catalog of still-life paintings from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
By Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9788843596980 | Electa, April 1, 2003, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: An exhibition catalog of still-life paintings from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Product Description: Erwin Wurm is a sculptor who does not mold clay, chisel stone, or carve wood. Instead, he provides objects such as pullovers, brooms, and boxes to spectators who are then meant to do something with these objects. The resulting situations, in which a person pulls on a pullover, or balances a broom, or puts a box over her head, are grotesque, unstable, and very temporary, and all that remains of them afterwards are photographs and videos of their short life...read more

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9783775711814 | Hatje Cantz Pub, September 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Erwin Wurm is a sculptor who does not mold clay, chisel stone, or carve wood.

By Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9788883101014 | Bilingual edition (Leonardo Arte, May 1, 2002), cover price $37.95

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By Beate Ermacora (editor), Andreas Hapkemeyer (editor) and Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9783905597257 | Oehrli Edition, April 1, 2002, cover price $49.95

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9783901756191 | Fotohof Editions, September 1, 2001, cover price $65.00

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Product Description: This monograph on the artist Arnulf Rainer includes 140 works from early drawings of the 1950s through photographic works of the 1960s, to the religious-themed works and biblical overpaintings that he has executed in more recent years. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9788877571281 | Pck edition (Hopeful Monsters, August 1, 2001), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This monograph on the artist Arnulf Rainer includes 140 works from early drawings of the 1950s through photographic works of the 1960s, to the religious-themed works and biblical overpaintings that he has executed in more recent years.

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Product Description: The career of Joan Hernandez Pijuan is one of the major milestones in modern Spanish painting. His loyalty to certain themes, such as space, memory and landscape, and a stringently critical attitude to his achievements, have endowed Hernandez Pijuan's oeuvre with a rare solidity and durability...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9788434308756 | Poligrafa Ediciones Sa, July 1, 2001, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The career of Joan Hernandez Pijuan is one of the major milestones in modern Spanish painting.

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9783905597110 | Art Books Intl Ltd, June 1, 2000, cover price $42.50

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Product Description: "The watercolors, drawings and print portfolios presented in this publication are not only outstanding examples of their genre, but also an invaluable documentation of social mores and cultural history from the 17th century onwards...read more
By Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9783908161813 | Edition Stemmle, November 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "The watercolors, drawings and print portfolios presented in this publication are not only outstanding examples of their genre, but also an invaluable documentation of social mores and cultural history from the 17th century onwards.

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By Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9783905597073 | Art Books Intl Ltd, October 1, 1999, cover price $49.95

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Product Description: Nice reference work on Portuguese Photography. Livro de Viagens (Book of travels) (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9783908161035 | Edition Stemmle, March 1, 1999, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Nice reference work on Portuguese Photography.

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Product Description: From back cover: Vance Kirkland was a fine, mysterious American painter whose unique abstract methods were not discovered and appreciated until after he died. He is famous for is masterful realist and surrealist watercolor, gouache and casein paintings...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9783908161462 | Edition Stemmle, February 1, 1999, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: From back cover: Vance Kirkland was a fine, mysterious American painter whose unique abstract methods were not discovered and appreciated until after he died.

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Product Description: Measure of All Things: On the Relationship between Photography and Objects (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Peter Weiermair (editor)

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9783908161486 | Edition Stemmle, February 1, 1999, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Measure of All Things: On the Relationship between Photography and Objects

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