Legendary cultural critic Stephen Bayley dutifully debunks the historic concept of ugly with philosophically-charged aplomb in this fabulously designed illustrated edition, itself an object of aesthetic allure.
Artist, printmaker, activist, educator, nun, and in later years, Bostonian, Corita Kent was an American original whose vibrant and subversive Pop prints from the 60s still maintain their fire in contemporary galleries. An exquisite monograph and document of an era.
Abelardo Morell's exhilarating innovations with camera obscura have made him one of the most recognizable and respected names in contemporary photography. The Universe Next Door offers a wondrous survey of his work, including recent never-before-pubished images. Signed copies are available!
Leanne Shapton is an artist, illustrator, author, publisher, and force of nature. Her new watercolor project, Sunday Night Movies, is a dreamy evocation of seventy-eight enduring moments in black and white film, elegantly rendered by Leanne's singular hand.
The consummate gift for the design mind, this sleek, no-nonsense primer is a celebration of human ingenuity, from the paperclip to the Egg Chair to the Segway.
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