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Product Description: Sophia Vari is an innovator in the world of classical modern sculpture. Not content with being a painter, she experimented with the three-dimensional realm, first sculpting in bronze, then in marble, and recently in the precious and semiprecious mediums of jewelry design...read more
By Paola Gribaudo (editor)

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9781943876310 | Glitterati Inc, February 7, 2017, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Sophia Vari is an innovator in the world of classical modern sculpture.

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Product Description: Revealing the processes and production of nine artists during the ground breaking Sculpture Shock award (2013–2015) for temporary site-specific interventions. It took sculpture out of the often clinical confines of the gallery space and into non-traditional environments, with a view to reintegrating art into everyday life...read more

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9781911164180 | Black Dog Pub Ltd, January 31, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Revealing the processes and production of nine artists during the ground breaking Sculpture Shock award (2013–2015) for temporary site-specific interventions.

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Product Description: One of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism and in the artistic rediscovery of classical antiquity. Much celebrated in his time, Bouchardon created some of the most iconic images of the age of Louis XV...read more

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9781606065068 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, January 10, 2017, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: One of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, Edme Bouchardon (1698–1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism and in the artistic rediscovery of classical antiquity.

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Product Description: Space is a formative factor in the production of sculpture. Phenomenological thought interprets sculptural work in relation to the immersive experience of the viewer, situating it within its environment. But what possibilities lie beyond this unitary position? What is the political potential of a sculptural object? How can its spatial relations and movements be reconfigured beyond its immediate environment?Spatial Politics of the Sculptural investigates the concept of space and its role in the production of the sculptural form from a multidimensional perspective...read more

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9781783487592 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 16, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Space is a formative factor in the production of sculpture.

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9781783487608 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 16, 2016), cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Space is a formative factor in the production of sculpture.

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Product Description: A generously illustrated look at the intricate narrative threads of three of the artist’s earliest works, and their continued resonance today Celebrated for works blending performance, video, and sculpture, Matthew Barney has created complex narratives that emerge across series since his earliest exhibitions...read more
By Maggie Nelson (contributor)

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9780300223699 | Other Distribution, November 15, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: A generously illustrated look at the intricate narrative threads of three of the artist’s earliest works, and their continued resonance today Celebrated for works blending performance, video, and sculpture, Matthew Barney has created complex narratives that emerge across series since his earliest exhibitions.

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Product Description: A compelling look at Doris Salcedo’s works from the past fifteen years, exploring how the artist challenges not only the limits of the materials she uses but also the traditions of sculpture itself Colombian sculptor and installation artist Doris Salcedo (b...read more
By Narayan Khandekar (contributor)

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9780300222517 | Harvard Art Museums, November 15, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: A compelling look at Doris Salcedo’s works from the past fifteen years, exploring how the artist challenges not only the limits of the materials she uses but also the traditions of sculpture itself Colombian sculptor and installation artist Doris Salcedo (b.

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Product Description: In 1505, Michelangelo (1475–1564) began planning the magnificent tomb for Pope Julius II, which would dominate the next forty years of his career. Repeated failures to complete the monument were characterized by Condivi, Michelangelo’s authorized biographer, as “the tragedy of the tomb...read more
By Maria Forcellino (contributor)

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9781606065037 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, November 15, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In 1505, Michelangelo (1475–1564) began planning the magnificent tomb for Pope Julius II, which would dominate the next forty years of his career.

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Product Description: Portraits are among the most compelling artistic records of Greek and Roman culture. In this richly illustrated book featuring all new photography, the 60 portrait heads from the Metropolitan Museum’s renowned collection are fully described, and placed in their historical and cultural contexts...read more

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9781588395993 | Metropolitan Museum of Art, November 15, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Portraits are among the most compelling artistic records of Greek and Roman culture.

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Product Description: A groundbreaking encyclopedic study of Art Deco sculpture from the 1920s and 1930s by the author of Art Deco CompleteThis book showcases and puts into historical context a host of sculpted works created in the 1920s and 1930s in the decorative vernacular defined loosely today as “Art Deco...read more

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9780500239483 | Thames & Hudson, November 15, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: A groundbreaking encyclopedic study of Art Deco sculpture from the 1920s and 1930s by the author of Art Deco CompleteThis book showcases and puts into historical context a host of sculpted works created in the 1920s and 1930s in the decorative vernacular defined loosely today as “Art Deco.

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Product Description: This sumptuous, hard cover, art book provides a retrospective of Peter Hide's career as an internationally renowned sculptor - from the early 1970's when he burst onto the art scene in England, to his remarkable upsurge in Canada as one of our most sought-after and collected sculptors...read more
By Piri Halasz (introduced by)

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9781926710402 | Hagios Pr, November 5, 2016, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: This sumptuous, hard cover, art book provides a retrospective of Peter Hide's career as an internationally renowned sculptor - from the early 1970's when he burst onto the art scene in England, to his remarkable upsurge in Canada as one of our most sought-after and collected sculptors.

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Product Description: Remembered in Bronze and Stone evokes the years immediately following the First World War, when grief was still freshly felt in communities from one end of Canada to the other. This book tells the story of the nations war memorialsparticularly bronze or stone sculptures depicting Canadian soldiersthrough the artists who conceived them, the communities that built them, and, above all, those who died in the war and were immortalized in these stunning sculptures raised in their honour...read more
By David MacFarlane (foreword by)

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9781772031522 | Heritage House Pub Co Ltd, November 4, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Remembered in Bronze and Stone evokes the years immediately following the First World War, when grief was still freshly felt in communities from one end of Canada to the other.

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Product Description: Remarkably few sculptors are household names, but Rodin is unquestionably one of the happy few. He is also by far and away the most celebrated and best loved sculptor of the 19th century. His works have become icons of modern art...read more
By Julian Jans (photographer)

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9780956120427 | Bowman Gallery, November 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Remarkably few sculptors are household names, but Rodin is unquestionably one of the happy few.

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9780956120410 | Bowman Gallery, October 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name in 2014, Rodin: In Private Hands is a selection of works by Rodin curated by the Bowman Gallery.

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Product Description: Normalities sets out to explore the concept of normality from a number of different angles - focusing on the Balkans, but extending outwards. What does it mean to be an artist almost a quarter of a century after the fall of Yugoslavia in a globalized world? How can identity collectively and individually be preserved? The fifteen artists that curators Marko Lulic and Christine Moser have invited to participate in this show deal with the different "normalities", or realities that exist today, drawing special attention to the region of the Western Balkans...read more
By Austrian Cultural Forum New York (corporate author)

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9783702508326 | Verlag Anton Pustet, November 1, 2016, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Normalities sets out to explore the concept of normality from a number of different angles - focusing on the Balkans, but extending outwards.

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Product Description: The Baule people of the Ivory Coast are renowned for their refined sculptural work of masks and figures. This book is the first to focus exclusively on an antithetic aspect of Baule culture—rough zoomorphic sculptures representing monkeys...read more

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9780300222449 | Mercatorfonds, October 18, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The Baule people of the Ivory Coast are renowned for their refined sculptural work of masks and figures.

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Product Description: What does it mean for a sculpture to be described as 'organic' or a diagram of 'morphological forces'? These were questions that preoccupied Modernist sculptors and critics in Britain as they wrestled with the artistic implications of biological discovery during the 1930s...read more

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9781526106537 | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: What does it mean for a sculpture to be described as 'organic' or a diagram of 'morphological forces'?

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Product Description: Charisma, resourcefulness, dedication and pioneering spirit are all attributes that can easily be applied to both Lynn Chadwick and Geoffrey Clarke, and from their prolific outputs it is clear that both had an indefatigable passion for sculpture and brought exacting standards to their making...read more
By Steve Russell (photographer)

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9780992658243, titled "Conjunction: Lynn Chadwick and Geoffrey Clarke" | Pangolin Gallery, October 1, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Charisma, resourcefulness, dedication and pioneering spirit are all attributes that can easily be applied to both Lynn Chadwick and Geoffrey Clarke, and from their prolific outputs it is clear that both had an indefatigable passion for sculpture and brought exacting standards to their making.

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Product Description: This book examines Rembrandt Bugatti’s fraught personal life, his position in art history, and the wide-ranging artistic influences apparent in his works. It discusses the sculptor’s innate empathy for the life of his subjects, revealing a fascinating figure, independent from yet not unrelated to the artists of his time...read more

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9781901403978 | Sladmore Gallery, October 1, 2016, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: This book examines Rembrandt Bugatti’s fraught personal life, his position in art history, and the wide-ranging artistic influences apparent in his works.

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Product Description: I’m not saying I’m a sculptor, I just make images. I don't take photographs, I make them. And now I’m making something else. Renowned as one of the world’s most illustrious photographers, Bailey shocked viewers as he presented a dark and rugged collection of cast silver and bronze sculptures alongside a body of new photographs, underlining the stark contrast between the two media and emphasizing his versatility as an artist...read more
By Martin Harrison (introduced by)

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9780956049162 | Pangolin Gallery, October 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: I’m not saying I’m a sculptor, I just make images.

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Product Description: Unique and inspiring monograph. Includes the project Wish You Were Here in Rotterdam (Erasmus bridge - 20 March 2016) and includes a foreword by the mayor of RotterdamMadje Vollaers and Pascal Zwart founded Studio VollaertsZwart in 1991 as a design studio for interdisciplinary design and visual communication...read more

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9789089897022 | Lanoo Books, September 30, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Unique and inspiring monograph.

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Product Description: The art of Gianni Piacentino (born 1945) represents a universe of perfection, calculation and concentration, one of geometrical and primary forms. Combining this sensibility with an appreciation of pop culture, Piacentino turned to the world of velocity and transportation including cars, motorcycles and planes, creating industrial-inspired sculptures that straddle the line between design and art...read more
By Gianni Piacentino (other contributor)

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9783037643273 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, November 30, 2013, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A founding member of Arte Povera, Gianni Piacentino (born 1945) has pursued a path that has taken him from early Minimalist structures to sculptures influenced by modern industrial design, celebrating the dynamism of motorcycles, automobiles and planes.

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9788887029635 | Reprint edition (Fondazione Prada, September 27, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The art of Gianni Piacentino (born 1945) represents a universe of perfection, calculation and concentration, one of geometrical and primary forms.

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Product Description: What new paths have sculptors opened up since the end of World War II? Based on late works by Constantin Brancusi and Alberto Giacometti, this volume illustrates the multifaceted developments in this dynamic genre. It demonstrates how classic notions of form and sculpture became more abstract, were brought closer to everyday objects, dissolved spatial or conceptual boundaries, or even reconstituted themselves by returning to figuration...read more

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9783775740715 | Hatje Cantz Pub, September 27, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: What new paths have sculptors opened up since the end of World War II?

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Product Description: This book examines Andrew Rogers’s unique global land art project and includes numerous spectacular photographs of his work. For the past 16 years Andrew Rogers has been building enormous stone structures called geoglyphs on all seven continents around the world...read more

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9783791355405 | Prestel Pub, September 25, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This book examines Andrew Rogers’s unique global land art project and includes numerous spectacular photographs of his work.

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Product Description: Histories of sculpture within the Nordic region are under-studied and the region’s influence upon and translation of influences from elsewhere in Europe remain insufficiently traced. This volume brings to light individual histories of sculptural mobility from the early modern period onwards...read more
By Elettra Carbone (editor)

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9781472483652 | Routledge, September 23, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Histories of sculpture within the Nordic region are under-studied and the region’s influence upon and translation of influences from elsewhere in Europe remain insufficiently traced.

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Product Description: In 1975, when political scientist Benedict Anderson reached Wat Phai Rong Wua, a massive temple complex in rural Thailand conceived by Buddhist monk Luang Phor Khom, he felt he had wandered into a demented Disneyland. One of the world’s most bizarre tourist attractions, Wat Phai Rong Wua was designed as a cautionary museum of sorts; its gruesome statues depict violent and torturous scenes that showcase what hell may be like...read more

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9780857420275 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 2012, cover price $9.50 | About this edition: In 1975, when political scientist Benedict Anderson reached Wat Phai Rong Wua, a massive temple complex in rural Thailand conceived by Buddhist monk Luang Phor Khom, he felt he had wandered into a demented Disneyland.

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9780857424020 | Reprint edition (Seagull Books, September 15, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In 1975, when political scientist Benedict Anderson reached Wat Phai Rong Wua, a massive temple complex in rural Thailand conceived by Buddhist monk Luang Phor Khom, he felt he had wandered into a demented Disneyland.

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Product Description: Poems About Sculpture is a unique anthology of poems from around the world and across the ages about our most enduring art form. Sculpture has the longest memory of the arts: from the Paleolithic era, we find stone carvings and clay figures embedded with human longing...read more
By Murray Dewart (editor)

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9781101907757 | Everymans Library, September 6, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Poems About Sculpture is a unique anthology of poems from around the world and across the ages about our most enduring art form.

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