Art Books

Junk Type

Bill Rose

Label Universe Pub Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780789332653

Junk Type is a project driven by the passion of one man to document a disappearing aspect of American culture. Bill Rose—aka Recapturist—is a photographer and designer who has spent the l...

Oturdugum Yerden (From Where I am)

Aylin Gungor

Label Bant Mag Genre Art Books Cat no. 9786058533103

Over the past decade, Aylin G?ng?r, editor-in-chief and art director of Istanbul-based culture magazine Bant Mag, has photographed a vast array of musicians as they visit and explore her ...

Vixens of Vinyl

David Boykin

Released 02/01/18 Label The Enthusiast Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781942334415

The hottest vintage vinyl covers of the hi-fi low brow world of album cover art

I Wish You Were Ugly Just Like Me

Yusuke Okada

Released 01/19/18 Label Omnian Genre Art Books Cat no. CTSP-037

I Wish You were Ugly Just Like Me is a collection of drawings and paintings by Yusuke Okada, a Japanese artist living in New York City who has positioned himself as both a staple and a fr...

Jamie Hewlett

Jamie Hewlett

Released 12/20/17 Label Taschen Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783836560931

Inside the Mind of Jamie Hewlett. 25 years of works, from Gorillaz to The Suggestionists. From the legendary Tank Girl to live-action animations with Gorillaz, a Chinese contemporary oper...

Art Oracles: Creative and Life Inspiration from the Great Artists

Katya Tylevich and Mikkel Sommer

Released 12/17/17 Label Hachette Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781786270139

Be guided and inspired by the world’s greatest artists with this creative set of oracle cards. Are you suffering from creative block? Struggling to make a difficult life decision? Find ou...

Ian Cinco's Erratica Vol. 1: Shift of Essence

Ian Cinco

Released 12/01/17 Label Ian Cinco Genre Art Books Cat no. IC001

Ian Cinco's Erratica Volume 1 Shift of Essence collects roughly four years of Ian's art (2013-2017), mostly made in sketchbooks and mostly in chronological order. It features absurd, stra...

Synthesizer Coloring Book

The Content Label

Released 11/22/17 Label The Content Label Genre Art Books Cat no. MAG-CNT1004BK

A Collection of Over 30 Images Inspired By Vintage Analog Synthesizers, Sequencers and Other Tools That Shaped Modern Music.

Beat Machine - Coloring Book Version 2.0

The Content Label

Released 11/22/17 Label The Content Label Genre Art Books Cat no. MAG-CNT1003BK

The Beat Machine Coloring Book is a unique Coloring Book featuring a collection of over 30 inspired by Vintage Samplers, Drum Machines, and other Tools that shaped modern music. In additi...

From Lens To Eye To Hand

Terrie Sultan

Released 11/13/17 Label Random House Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783791356075

This generously illustrated book examines Photorealism in contemporary art from its roots in the late 1960s to today. Photorealism reintroduced straightforward representation into an art ...

The Introvert Activity Book

Maureen Marzi Wilson

Released 11/07/17 Label Simon and Schuster Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781507205716

Conventional wisdom suggests that people who don’t speak up have nothing to say, but introverts simply prefer to express themselves differently. Introverts are known for their creativity,...

Building Art- The Life and Work of Frank Gehry

Released 10/16/17 Label Random House Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780307946393

Here, from Pulitzer Prize–winning critic Paul Goldberger, is the first full-fledged critical biography of Frank Gehry, undoubtedly the most famous architect of our time. Goldberger follow...

By the Skin of Our Teeth: The Art and Design of Morning Breath

Jason Noto

Released 10/11/17 Label harper collins Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780062348616

In 1996 while working at the in-house design department at Think Skateboards in San Francisco, creatives Doug Cunningham and Jason Noto forged a collaborative style that would transform i...

My First Movie, Take Two

Stephen Lowenstein

Released 10/04/17 Label Vintage Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781400079902

Lowenstein interviews ten directors about their career-launching film and how they got the movie off the ground: how they raised the finance, found actors, searched for locations, worked ...

Alcohol: Soviet Anti-Alcohol Posters

Damon Murray and Stephen Sorrell

Released 10/04/17 Label Fuel Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780993191152

From the acclaimed authors of the Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedias and Soviet Space Dogs comes Alcohol, a glorious and exhaustive collection of previously unpublished Soviet anti-al...

Nude: The Job of Figure Drawing

Jim Silke

Released 10/02/17 Label Dark Horse Comics Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781595824097

In the world of contemporary pin-up art, few artists can capture the sexy essence of a gorgeous woman as well and as wonderfully as Jim Silke. For years Silke's signature luscious paintin...

Frida

Benjamin Lacombe

Released 10/01/17 Label Sebastian Perez Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781584236641

A sumptuous feast of a book, Frida allows the reader to enter this revered artist’s world, both literally and metaphorically. Through a series of consecutive die-cut pages, one is drawn i...

The Atlas Of Beauty

Mihaela Noroc

Released 09/26/17 Label Penguin Random House Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780399579950

Since 2013 photographer Mihaela Noroc has traveled the world with her backpack and camera taking photos of everyday women to showcase the diversity of beauty all around us. The Atlas of B...

A Queer Little History of Art

Alex Pilcher

Released 09/01/17 Label Abrams Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781849765039

Over the last century, many artists have made works that challenge dominant models of gender and sexuality. The results can be sexy or serious, satirical or tender, discreetly coded or de...

Burgerworld- A Coloring Book

Jon Burgerman

Released 07/01/17 Label Hachette Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781780678757

An exciting new coloring book from Jon Burgerman, taking you on a journey through a land of his doodle creations. Color and scribble and have fun as you and your pens make friends with st...

The Forty-Deuce: The Times Square Photographs of Bill Butterworth, 1983-1984

Hilton Ariel Ruiz

Released 05/29/17 Label Random House Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781576875780

The Forty-Deuce is a series of photographs capturing a gritty, glamorous, and authentic old-school New York, well before Mickey Mouse took over Times Square and scrubbed it clean. A playg...

Vinyl, Album, Cover, Art: The Complete Hipgnosis Catalogue

Aubrey Powell / Peter Gabriel

Released 05/16/17 Label thames & hudson Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780500519325

The complete catalogue of design collective Hipgnosis, showcasing groundbreaking cover art created for iconic rock 'n' roll giants, including the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Led Zeppe...

Cool- Style, Sound and Subversion

Greg Foley

Released 05/09/17 Label Rizzoli Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780789332844

COOL: Style, Sound, and Subversion is equal parts historical chronicle and handbook of the myriad subcultures—most unknown to mainstream culture—that have influenced style. Authors Greg F...

Madonna: Nudes +

Martin M. H. Schreiber

Released 05/09/17 Label Acc Pub Group Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781851498499

Martin H. M. Schreiber rose to international prominence when his shots of a nude, pre-fame Madonna appeared in the September 1985 issue of Playboy magazine. While he is proud of the shots...

Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill

Dantzic, Jerry/ Dantzic, Grayson/ Smith, Zadie

Released 04/18/17 Label Thames and Hudson Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780500544655

A vivid, intimate photographic chronicle of two weeks in the life of jazz icon Billie Holiday as photographed by New York photojournalist Jerry Dantzic at the Jersey nightclub Sugar Hill ...

Jonas Wood: Portraits

Jonas Wood

Released 12/31/16 Label Karma Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781942607403

Contemporary painter Jonas Wood's exuberantly colorful portraits: an uncanny blend of realism and abstraction. The latest book from Los Angeles-based artist Jonas Wood (born 1977) follows...

Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs

Henry Carroll

Released 11/07/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781780673356

Photography is now more popular than ever thanks to the rapid development of digital cameras. Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs is for this new wave of DSLR dabblers and use...

Trespass- Uncommisioned Urban Art

Ethel Seno

Released 11/04/16 Label Taschen Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783836555487

Made in collaboration with its featured artists, Trespass traces the rise and global reach of graffiti and urban art, not just as a fringe visual movement but as a social phenomenon and c...

What Are You Looking At?: 150 Years of Modern Art

Will Gompertz

Released 11/04/16 Label Plume Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780142180297

A former director at London's Tate Gallery and now the BBC arts editor, Will Gompertz made it his mission to bring modern art's exciting history alive for everyone, explaining why an unma...

Where's Warhol?

Catherine Ingram

Released 09/24/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781780677446

If Andy Warhol could have traveled through time, where would he have gone? Where's Warhol? gives him his very own time machine, and finds out...

50 Photo Icons. The Story Behind The Pictures

50 Photo Icons. The Story Behind The Pictures

Released 06/23/16 Label Taschen Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783836526937

Landmarks in the history of photography The stories behind history's most extraordinary photographs Photographs have a strange and powerful way of shaping the way we see the world and inf...

Frida Kahlo: I Will Never Forget You

Salomon Grimberg

Released 01/07/16 Label Chronicle Books Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780811856928

In the '30s and '40s, photographer Nickolas Muray was Frida Kahlo's friend, lover, and confidante. He continually photographed her over the course of their relationship, creating dozens o...

The Dominant Wives and Other Stories

Eric Stanton

Released 08/03/15 Label Taschen Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783836554480

Femmes fatales have their way This title features 20 stories from America's premier fetish artist Eric Stanton 19261999 was America's premier fetish artist a man of very particular tastes...

The Diary of Frida Kahlo: An Intimate Self-portrait

Frida Kahlo

Released 05/05/15 Label Abrams Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780810959545

Published here in its entirety, Frida Kahlo's amazing illustrated journal documents the last ten years of her turbulent life. This passionate, often surprising, intimate record, kept unde...

Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks

Dieter Buchart et al

Released 04/22/15 Label Skira Genre Art Books Cat no. 9780847845828

Accompanying a major traveling exhibition, this first-ever survey of the rarely seen notebooks of Basquiat features the artist's handwritten notes, poems, and drawings, along with related...

Jazz Covers

Joaquim Paulo

Released 04/01/15 Label Taschen Genre Art Books Cat no. 9783836556361

Vinyl mania The greatest in Jazz LP art Part design history part trip down musical memory lane this anthology of Jazz album artwork is above all a treasure trove of creative and cultural ...

Book Map

Dorothy

Released 05/20/14 Label Dorothy Genre Art Books Cat no. DO_0050b

A street map made up from the titles of over 600 books from the history of English Literature (and a few favourites from further afield). The Map includes classics such as Mansfield Park,...

Behind Every Curtain

Marcel Dzama

Released 10/31/13 Genre Art Books Cat no. 9781935202622

This richly designed catalogue, Marcel Dzama: Behind Every Curtain, is published on the occasion of the artist’s sixth solo exhibition at David Zwirner in 2011. The exhibition debuts a ma...

Aram Bartholl: The Speed Book

Aram Bartholl

Released 01/01/12 Genre Art Books

Aram Bartholl: The Speed Book features savvy experiments with transitions from the virtual to the physical: USB sticks embedded into walls, buildings, and curbs; giant real-life versions ...

Hell On Earth

Stelios Faitakis

Released 08/01/11 Genre Art Books

Stelios Faitakis masterfully depicts modern subjects in a style reminiscent of iconic paintings of the Middle Ages. The distinctive and technically outstanding visual language of the pain...

Retromania

Simon Reynolds

Released 07/19/11 Genre Art Books

The first book to make sense of 21st Century pop, Retromania explores rock's nostalgia industry of revivals, reissues, reunions and remakes, and argues that there has never before been a ...

The Deconstructive Impulse

Nancy Princenthal

Released 02/20/11 Genre Art Books

This survey of leading women artists from the late twentieth century examines the crucial feminist contribution to the deconstructivist movement. The practice of deconstructivism, a term ...