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The Other Modern Movement

Architecture, 1920–1970

Kenneth Frampton

A revealing new look at modernist architecture, emphasizing its diversity, complexity, and broad inventiveness Usually associated with Mies and Le Corbusier, the Modern Movement was instrumental in advancing new...

November 9, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

The Presence of the Past in French Art, 1870–1905

Modernity and Continuity

Richard Thomson

This innovative book introduces a vivid new reading of French art and society at a crucial period of history The study of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century French art tends to focus on a search for the...

November 9, 2021, Hardcover, $70.00

Patrick Kelly

Runway of Love

Laura L. Camerlengo with Dilys E. Blum; With additional contributions by Sequoia Barnes, Darnell-Jamal Lisby, madison moore, and Eric Darnell Pritchard, with a special opening text by André Leon Talley

“I want my clothes to make you smile!”—Patrick Kelly Patrick Kelly (1954–1990) was known for his bold, bright, and joyful fashion creations that resonated in the streets and nightclubs and on the runways of New York...

November 9, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $45.00

Young Bellini

Daniel Wallace Maze

A revisionist history of the early life and career of Renaissance artist Giovanni Bellini Widely recognized as one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance, Giovanni Bellini is revered for his mastery of...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Englishmen at Sea

Labor and the Nation at the Dawn of Empire, 1570-1630

Eleanor Hubbard

A deeply researched, analytically rich, and vivid account of England's early maritime empire Drawing on a wealth of understudied sources, historian Eleanor Hubbard explores the labor conflicts behind the rise of the...

November 16, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $38.00

Whistler to Cassatt

American Painters in France

Timothy J. Standring; With essays by Emmanuelle Brugerolles, Benjamin W. Colman, Randall C. Griffin, Susan J. Rawles, and Suzanne Singletary

A revelatory look at an underexplored chapter of American art, which took place not on American soil but in France  In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, American artists flocked to France in search...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00

The King's Harvest

A Political Ecology of China from the First Farmers to the First Empire

Brian Lander

A multidisciplinary environmental history of early China’s political systems, featuring newly available Chinese archaeological data This book is a multidisciplinary study of the ecology of China’s early political...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

The Nature of Tomorrow

A History of the Environmental Future

Michael Rawson

An examination of how Western visions of endless future growth have contributed to the global environmental crisis For centuries, the West has produced stories about the future in which humans use advanced science...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

The Week

A History of the Unnatural Rhythms That Made Us Who We Are

David M. Henkin

An investigation into the evolution of the seven-day week and how our attachment to its rhythms influences how we live We take the seven-day week for granted, rarely asking what anchors it or what it does to us. Yet...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

Georgia O'Keeffe, Photographer

Lisa Volpe; With an essay by Ariel Plotek

A groundbreaking introduction to the photographic work of an iconic modern artist The pathbreaking artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) is revered for her iconic paintings of flowers, skyscrapers, animal skulls, and...

November 16, 2021, Hardcover, $50.00