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Product Description: Offering an incisive rejoinder to traditional histories of modernism and postmodernism, this original book examines the 1960s performance work of three New York artists who adapted modernist approaches to form for the medium of the human body...read more

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9780300217971 | Yale Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Offering an incisive rejoinder to traditional histories of modernism and postmodernism, this original book examines the 1960s performance work of three New York artists who adapted modernist approaches to form for the medium of the human body.

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Product Description: In One and Five Ideas eminent critic, historian, and former member of the Art & Language collective Terry Smith explores the artistic, philosophical, political, and geographical dimensions of Conceptual Art and conceptualism. These four essays and a conversation with Mary Kelly—published between 1974 and 2012—contain Smith's most essential work on Conceptual Art and his argument that conceptualism was key to the historical transition from modern to contemporary art...read more
By Robert Bailey (editor)

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9780822361121 | Duke Univ Pr, January 6, 2017, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In One and Five Ideas eminent critic, historian, and former member of the Art & Language collective Terry Smith explores the artistic, philosophical, political, and geographical dimensions of Conceptual Art and conceptualism.

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9780822361312 | Reprint edition (Duke Univ Pr, January 6, 2017), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In One and Five Ideas eminent critic, historian, and former member of the Art & Language collective Terry Smith explores the artistic, philosophical, political, and geographical dimensions of Conceptual Art and conceptualism.

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Product Description: The Fear Project is a visually stunning, light-hearted, and compelling visual exploration of the fears people confront in their daily lives. For many years artist Julie Elman has collected common and not-so-common fears people have shared with her...read more

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9781941529553 | Parallax Pr, January 3, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The Fear Project is a visually stunning, light-hearted, and compelling visual exploration of the fears people confront in their daily lives.

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9781910433225 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, December 13, 2016, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: The synthetic proposition examines the impact of Civil Rights, Black Power, the student, feminist and sexual-liberty movements on conceptualism and its legacies in the United States between the late 1960s and the 1990s. It focuses on the turn to political reference in practices originally concerned with abstract ideas, as articulated by Joseph Kosuth, and traces key strategies in contemporary art to the reciprocal influences of conceptualism and identity politics: movements that have so far been historicised as mutually exclusive...read more

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9781784992750 | Manchester Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The synthetic proposition examines the impact of Civil Rights, Black Power, the student, feminist and sexual-liberty movements on conceptualism and its legacies in the United States between the late 1960s and the 1990s.

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9781784992767 | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The synthetic proposition examines the impact of Civil Rights, Black Power, the student, feminist and sexual-liberty movements on conceptualism and its legacies in the United States between the late 1960s and the 1990s.

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Product Description: This book accompanies a stunning exhibition of immersive installations that propose unexpected relationships between artworks and images across time and place. This book presents immersive artworks that bring together art, artifacts, and natural materials to create distinct models from each artist’s world...read more
By Ingrid Schaffner (contributor)

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9783791355665 | Prestel Pub, November 25, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This book accompanies a stunning exhibition of immersive installations that propose unexpected relationships between artworks and images across time and place.

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Product Description: As multi-faceted as the artist herself, this stunningly illustrated book on Sophie Calle’s recent installations displays her genius for entwining personal experience with universal truth. Throughout her career, the photographer and installation artist Sophie Calle has been creating tableaux that recreate her personal journeys...read more
By Marie Desplechin (contributor)

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9783791382043 | Prestel Pub, October 25, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: As multi-faceted as the artist herself, this stunningly illustrated book on Sophie Calle’s recent installations displays her genius for entwining personal experience with universal truth.

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Product Description: “When it comes to infographics…the best work in this field grabs those eyes, keeps them glued, and the grip is sensual—and often immediate. A good graphic says ‘See what I see!’ and either you do or you don’t. The best ones…pull you right in, and won’t let you go...read more
By Robert Krulwich (editor)

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9780544556386 | Mariner Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: “When it comes to infographics…the best work in this field grabs those eyes, keeps them glued, and the grip is sensual—and often immediate.

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Product Description: A World Redrawn is an exploration by the artist Zoe Beloff of Sergei Eisenstein and Bertolt Brecht’s experiences in Hollywood in the 1930s and ‘40s, what their time in Hollywood meant to them then and what it might mean to us now...read more

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9780977869688 | Christine Burgin Gallery, September 27, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A World Redrawn is an exploration by the artist Zoe Beloff of Sergei Eisenstein and Bertolt Brecht’s experiences in Hollywood in the 1930s and ‘40s, what their time in Hollywood meant to them then and what it might mean to us now.

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Product Description: The Glovers’ Repository, by New York–based artist Paul Etienne Lincoln (born 1959), tells the stories of 24 characters who either practiced deception or were the unwitting victims of subterfuge. From Mary Toft who claimed to have given birth to a rabbit, to King Zog who survived 55 assassination attempts, the characters are all legends in their own right...read more

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9780977869695 | Christine Burgin Gallery, September 27, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Glovers’ Repository, by New York–based artist Paul Etienne Lincoln (born 1959), tells the stories of 24 characters who either practiced deception or were the unwitting victims of subterfuge.

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Product Description: This multifaceted book is the latest collaboration between Glenn Kaino and Derek DelGaudio, who work together as the conceptual performance art duo A.Bandit to make magical art. A.Bandit is an experimental performance art group started by conceptual artist Glenn Kaino and magician Derek DelGaudio...read more
By Tony Delap (contributor)

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9783791355641 | Prestel Pub, September 25, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This multifaceted book is the latest collaboration between Glenn Kaino and Derek DelGaudio, who work together as the conceptual performance art duo A.

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Product Description: Featuring some of the most exciting artworks of the 20th century, this is the first book to explore the rich history of conceptual art in Britain during a key period in innovation, from the mid-1960s to the election of Margaret Thatcher in 1979...read more
By Andrew Wilson (editor)

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9781849763684 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 13, 2016, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Featuring some of the most exciting artworks of the 20th century, this is the first book to explore the rich history of conceptual art in Britain during a key period in innovation, from the mid-1960s to the election of Margaret Thatcher in 1979.

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Product Description: For the first time in English, a selection from the highly acclaimed Japanese poet, photographer, performance artist, and filmmakerYoshimasu Gozo's groundbreaking poetry has spanned over half a century since the publication of his first book, Departure, in 1964...read more
By Forrest Gander (editor)

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9780811226042 | New Directions, September 6, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: For the first time in English, a selection from the highly acclaimed Japanese poet, photographer, performance artist, and filmmakerYoshimasu Gozo's groundbreaking poetry has spanned over half a century since the publication of his first book, Departure, in 1964.

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Product Description: Edmund de Waal’s art speaks to his enduring fascination with the nature of objects and the attendant history of their collection and display. Confronting European and Asian traditions of intimate craftsmanship with the scale and sequence of minimalist art and music, Edmund de Waal’s ensembles of porcelain vessels evoke at once the delicate measure of Agnes Martin’s sublime abstract paintings and the rhythmic pulses of the music of Philip Glass and Steve Reich...read more

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9780847849260 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 6, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Edmund de Waal’s art speaks to his enduring fascination with the nature of objects and the attendant history of their collection and display.

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9781550966121 | Exile Editions, September 1, 2016, cover price $15.95

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Product Description: T• The comprehensive monograph of the Norwegian conceptual artist Bård Breivik• Includes 875 stunning color and black & white imagesThe work of the Norwegian artist Bård Breivik unfolds over more than 1,000 pages in a stunning presentation of a career in sculpture and Conceptual art encompassing more than forty years...read more
By Jorunn Veiteberg (editor)

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9783897904644 | Slp edition (Arnoldsche, August 31, 2016), cover price $250.00 | About this edition: T• The comprehensive monograph of the Norwegian conceptual artist Bård Breivik• Includes 875 stunning color and black & white imagesThe work of the Norwegian artist Bård Breivik unfolds over more than 1,000 pages in a stunning presentation of a career in sculpture and Conceptual art encompassing more than forty years.

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9783897904675 | Slp rep edition (Arnoldsche, August 31, 2016), cover price $175.00 | About this edition: • The comprehensive monograph of the Norwegian conceptual artist Bård Breivik• Includes 875 stunning color and black & white imagesThe work of the Norwegian artist Bård Breivik unfolds over more than 1,000 pages in a stunning presentation of a career in sculpture and Conceptual art encompassing more than forty years.

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Product Description: This book is a clarion call to artists, writers, and scientists to explore their willingness to wonder and drive to discover. Inspired by a quote from Ray Bradbury, “Explode Every Day” is a bold new exhibition harnessing the energy of wonder...read more
By Kay Redfield Jamison (contributor)

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9783791355658 | Prestel Pub, August 25, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This book is a clarion call to artists, writers, and scientists to explore their willingness to wonder and drive to discover.

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Product Description: Published to document the exhibition of the same name, curated by Beatrix Ruf and Arthur Fink, Collecting Lines compiles the Ringier Collection’s range of drawings. The collection of works on paper by the early Russian and Western European avant-garde has been consistently extended over the past two decades with works from early Conceptual artists such as John Baldessari, Douglas Huebler, Vito Acconci, Robert Barry, Joseph Kosuth and Allighiero Boetti to oeuvres by leading contemporary artists such as John Armleder, Peter Fischli & David Weiss, Matt Mullican, Urs Fischer, Jim Shaw, Richard Phillips, Mike Kelley, Karen Kilimnik, Jack Pierson, Joe Bradley, Wade Guyton, Trisha Donnelly, Lutz Bacher and Rosemarie Trockel, among many others...read more
By Arthur Fink (editor)

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9783037644577 | Jrp Ringier Kunstverlag Ag, August 23, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Published to document the exhibition of the same name, curated by Beatrix Ruf and Arthur Fink, Collecting Lines compiles the Ringier Collection’s range of drawings.

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Product Description: Food & The Public Sphere is a survey of socially engaging public works, sculpture and objects by internationally acclaimed artists Lucy + Jorge Orta.The partnership's food recycling projects, mass open- air meals, gleaned gastronomic dinners, and mobile soup kitchens have pioneered a renewed interest in the politics of food...read more

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9781910433805 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, November 8, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Food & The Public Sphere is a survey of socially engaging public works, sculpture and objects by internationally acclaimed artists Lucy + Jorge Orta.

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Product Description: In 2004, Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger bought a piece of land they came across on eBay:"It was the cheapest plot in Europe we could find for sale that day . . .The property was located on the outskirts of a village called Dewitt...read more

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9780986437359 | Fence Books, June 21, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: In 2004, Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger bought a piece of land they came across on eBay:"It was the cheapest plot in Europe we could find for sale that day .

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Product Description: This path-breaking volume brings together major international scholars to reflect on the vital importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture. This genuinely interdisciplinary collection draws on the work of Georges Bataille, Judith Butler, Julia Kristeva and other key critical thinkers to produce innovative fresh readings of works of art, film, theatre and literature...read more
By Nicholas Chare (editor)

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9780719096280 | Manchester Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This path-breaking volume brings together major international scholars to reflect on the vital importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture.

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9780719096297 | Manchester Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This path-breaking volume brings together major international scholars to reflect on the vital importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture.

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Product Description: The interfaces between art and the scientific disciplines of biology, environmental science, neuroscience, and physics pose interdisciplinary questions that are an inspiration to researchers. The authors compare experimentation set-ups and thereby reveal new levels of knowledge...read more
By Irène Hediger (editor) and Jill Scott (editor)

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9783110473087 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, June 30, 2016, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: The interfaces between art and the scientific disciplines of biology, environmental science, neuroscience, and physics pose interdisciplinary questions that are an inspiration to researchers.

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Product Description: Throughout time and across cultures, dragons have existed as part of our collective imagination, breathing fire, guarding treasure, and embodying magic. Some are evil, some are kind, and all are fascinating. The Walt Disney Company has had a long-standing fascination with dragons, and this book, conceived as a sketchbook handed down through generations of Disney artists, chronicles the impact that dragons have had on Disney films, parks, and resorts...read more

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9781484747162 | Deluxe edition (Disney Editions, June 28, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Throughout time and across cultures, dragons have existed as part of our collective imagination, breathing fire, guarding treasure, and embodying magic.

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Product Description: Covering over four decades of work, John Hall: Travelling Light is an exquisitely illustrated retrospective on one of Canada’s most established contemporary artists. Hall’s hyperreal paintings can be seen a thoughtful, and unassuming, commentary upon contemporary urban life...read more
By Liz Wylie (contributor)

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9781910433867 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, June 14, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Covering over four decades of work, John Hall: Travelling Light is an exquisitely illustrated retrospective on one of Canada’s most established contemporary artists.

By Rosi Braidotti (contributor), Goshka Macunga, Mario Mainetti (editor) and Miuccia Prada (foreword by)

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9788887029659 | Fondazione Prada, May 24, 2016, cover price $85.00

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