Beautiful Nightmares

Beautiful Nightmares

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ISBN Code : 9782302010819
Book Author : Nicoletta Ceccoli
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Total Pages : 443

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Goya

Goya

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ISBN Code : 9780394580289
Book Author : Robert Hughes
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Total Pages : 559

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Robert Hughes, who has stunned us with comprehensive works on subjects as sweeping and complex as the history of Australia (The Fatal Shore), the modern art movement (The Shock of the New), the nature of American art (American Visions), and the nature of America itself as seen through its art (The Culture of Complaint), now turns his renowned critical eye to one of art his

Everyday Matters

Everyday Matters

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ISBN Code : 9781401307950
Book Author : Danny Gregory
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Total Pages : 405

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In the tradition of Persepolis, In the Shadow of No Towers, and Our Cancer Year, an illustrated memoir of remarkable depth, power, and beautyDanny Gregory and his wife, Patti, hadnt been married long. Their baby, Jack, was ten months old; life was pretty swell. And then Patti fell under a subway train and was paralyzed from the waist down.In a world where nothing seemed t

The Tears of Eros

The Tears of Eros

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ISBN Code : 9780872862227
Book Author : Georges Bataille
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Total Pages : 318

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Tears of Eros is the culmination of Georges Batailles inquiries into the relationship between violence and the sacred. Taking up such figures as Giles de Rais, Erzebet Bathory, the Marquis de Sade, El Greco, Gustave Moreau, Andre Breton, Voodoo practitioners, and Chinese torture victims, Bataille reveals their common obsession: death.This essay, illustrated with artwork f

Sophie Calle: Did You See Me?

Sophie Calle: Did You See Me?

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ISBN Code : 9783791330358
Book Author : Christine Macel
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Total Pages : 415

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This comprehensive retrospective of Sophie Calle not only celebrates the breadth of her iconoclastic work but also leads to a deeper understanding of her unique artistic vision. The work of conceptual artist Sophie Calle embraces numerous media: photography, storytelling, film, and memoir, to name a few. Often controversial, Calles projects explore issues of voyeurism, in

Lucian Freud Paintings

Lucian Freud Paintings

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ISBN Code : 9780500275351
Book Author : Robert Hughes
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Total Pages : 487

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It is both startling and disconcerting, producing some of the most powerful and moving visual images to have appeared in the last thirty years. Freud�once dubbed the Ingres of existentialism�has almost single-handedly redefined the figurative painting of our time. No other living artist possesses his ability to paint the texture and thinness of skin over flesh, and his d

INK.

INK.

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Book Author : Davis Schneiderman
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Total Pages : 570

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INK. is the third installment the DEAD/BOOKS trilogy, a series of conceptual works by Davis Schneiderman from Jaded Ibis Productions: INK. is all dark, a smear of solid ink over every surface of the book. INK. erases, redacts, and overwrites itself, ink extending and overtaking every surface.Th(ink) of it:A book that you read by looking at.A book that you hold and never

Blackstocks Collections: The Drawings of an Artistic Savant

Blackstocks Collections: The Drawings of an Artistic Savant

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ISBN Code : 9781568985794
Book Author : Gregory L. Blackstock
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Total Pages : 224

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Modern life is an ever-accelerating barrage of people, buildings, vehicles, creatures, and things. How much can a curious mind take in? And what can it do with all the data? Gregory L. Blackstock, a retired Seattle pot washer, draws order out of all the chaos with a pencil, a black marker, and some crayons.Blackstock is autistic and an artistic savant. He creates visual li

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