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Sculptural Seeing

Relief, Optics, and the Rise of Perspective in Medieval Italy

Christopher R. Lakey

Although perspective has long been considered one of the essential developments of Renaissance painting, this provocative new book shifts the usual narrative back centuries, showing that medieval sculptors were already...

November 20, 2018, Hardcover, $75.00
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The Artist as Economist

Art and Capitalism in the 1960s

Sophie Cras; Translated by Malcolm DeBevoise, with a foreword by Cécile Whiting

This timely and original study transforms our understanding of the relationship between art and economics Bearing witness to the changing economic landscape amid the Cold War, artists in the 1960s created...

November 12, 2019, Hardcover, $65.00
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Think of Them as Spaces

Brice Marden's Drawings

Kelly Montana; With an interview between Josef Helfenstein and Brice Marden

An exploration of Brice Marden’s draftsmanship and the catalytic role the medium of drawing plays in his larger oeuvre In 1979, Brice Marden (b. 1938) asked that his drawings be thought of “as spaces,”...

March 24, 2020, PB-Flexibound, $35.00

Roni Horn

When I Breathe, I Draw

Michelle White

Describing drawing as her “primary activity,” for over thirty years Roni Horn (b. 1955) has created innovative and experimental works on paper marked by both conceptual and technical complexity. This carefully curated survey...

March 12, 2019, PB-Flexibound, $35.00

From Stone to Paper

Architecture as History in the Late Mughal Empire

Chanchal B. Dadlani

By the 18th century, the Mughal Empire was well beyond its so-called golden age. Its control of the Indian subcontinent was increasingly threatened by regional Indian states, as well as by the encroaching British Empire. In...

February 19, 2019, Hardcover, $65.00

MI9

A History of the Secret Service for Escape and Evasion in World War Two

Helen Fry

A thrilling history of MI9—the WWII organization that engineered the escape of Allied forces from behind enemy lines When Allied fighters were trapped behind enemy lines, one branch of military intelligence...

October 27, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00

New Money

How Payment Became Social Media

Lana Swartz

A new vision of money as a communication technology that creates and sustains invisible—often exclusive—communities One of the basic structures of everyday life, money is at its core a communication media....

August 18, 2020, Hardcover, $28.00

Ahlan wa Sahlan

Functional Modern Standard Arabic for Intermediate Learners
Third Edition

Mahdi Alosh and Allen Clark

March 9, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $85.00

In the Dragon's Shadow

Southeast Asia in the Chinese Century

Sebastian Strangio

A timely look at the impact of China’s booming emergence on the countries of Southeast Asia Today, Southeast Asia stands uniquely exposed to the waxing power of the new China. Three of its nations border...

September 22, 2020, Hardcover, $30.00

How Photography Became Contemporary Art

Inside an Artistic Revolution from Pop to the Digital Age

Andy Grundberg

When Andy Grundberg landed in New York in the early 1970s as a budding writer, photography was at the margins of the contemporary art world. By 1991, when he left his post as critic for the New York Times, photography was at...

March 9, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

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