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  • Calder: The Conquest of Timeby Jed Perl

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 55.00

    The first biography of America's greatest twentieth-century sculptor, Alexander Calder: an authoritative and revelatory achievement, based on a wealth of letters and papers never before available, and written by one of our most renowned art critics. Alexander Calder is one of the most beloved and widely admired artists of the twentieth century.... more...

  • Close Encounters of the Third Kindby Michael Klastorin

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 40.00

    Celebrate the fortieth anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s sci-fi classic Close Encounters of the Third Kind with this fully authorized behind-the-scenes book exploring the creation, production, and legacy of this iconic film. Created in conjunction with Sony Pictures and Amblin Entertainment, Close Encounters of the Third Kind: The Visual History... more...

  • Literally Meby Julie Houts

    Simon & Schuster UK 2017; US$ 8.63

    LIVE. LAUGH. LOVE. or EXIST. SMURK. LURK Julie Houts has cultivated a devoted following as ‘ Instagram’s favourite illustrator’ ( Vogue ) by lampooning the conflicting messages and images women consume and share with the world every day. A collection of darkly comic illustrated essays , Literally Me chronicles the daily exploits... more...

  • Cinemapsby ANDREW DEGRAFF; A.D. Jameson

    Quirk Books 2017; US$ 29.99

    This beautifully illustrated atlas of beloved movies is an essential reference for cinephiles, fans of great films, and anyone who loves the art of mapmaking. Acclaimed artist Andrew DeGraff has created beautiful hand-painted maps of all your favorite films, from King Kong and North by Northwest to The Princess Bride , Fargo ,... more...

  • On Weavingby Anni Albers; Nicholas Fox Weber; Manuel Cirauqui; T`ai Smith

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 35.00 US$ 31.85

    The classic book on the art and history of weaving—now expanded and in full color Written by one of the twentieth century’s leading textile artists, this splendidly illustrated book is a luminous meditation on the art of weaving, its history, its tools and techniques, and its implications for modern design. First published in 1965, On Weaving... more...

  • Champions of Illusionby Susana Martinez-Conde; Stephen Macknik

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017; US$ 18.20

    A full-color celebration of stunning visual illusions and the science behind them In Champions of Illusion , Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik present a smorgasbord of mystifying images, many selected from their Best Illusion of the Year Contest. Whether it’s false motion, tricks of perspective, or shifting colors, Champions of Illusion... more...

  • Star Wars Stormtroopersby Ryder Windham; Adam Bray

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 36.00

    Foreword by John Boyega Just in time for the next blockbuster, Star Wars: The Last Jedi , this unique and beautifully designed compendium with removable features traces one of the franchise’s most iconic characters—the stormtrooper—from initial development through all nine Star Wars movies to their many iterations in TV, comics, videogames, novels,... more...

  • Symbolic Articulationby Sabine Marienberg

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 57.99

    In a unique cooperation between philosophy, linguistics, art history, and ancient studies, this volume focuses on ways in which the entangled and embodied nature of image and language enables us to symbolically articulate the world and our experience in a great variety of forms. It lays the foundation for a new cultural anthropology of symbolic processes.... more...

  • Motherhood and Meaning in Medieval Sculptureby Marian Bleeke

    Boydell & Brewer 2017; US$ 99.00

    An examination of women as mothers in medieval French sculpture. more...

  • Violeta Parraby Lorna Dillon

    Boydell & Brewer 2017; US$ 95.00

    The first book in English to consider the full extent of the accomplishments and influence the Chilean cultural icon, Violeta Parra. more...