August 26, 2013

August's acquisitions

As in July, just a few books are coming in because we are nearing the end of our budget year, and our budget allocation.  But do take a look at these great new titles:


American Self-Taught Art  by Florence Laffal

Graphis Poster Annual 2013

Art History / Art Theory 

Alexandre Cabanel; The Tradition of Beauty, exhibit catalog of the Wallraf-Richartz Museum 

Awash in Color; French and Japanese Prints  by Chelsea Foxwell 

Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901,  exhibit catalog of the Courtauld Gallery 

The Essential Robert Indiana, exhibit catalog of the Indianapolis Museum of Art 

Fish in Art  by Christine E. Jackson 

Girl with a Pearl Earring; Dutch Paintings from the Mauritzhuis 

James Turrell; A Retrospective, exhibit catalog of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art 

Richard Artschwager!, exhibit catalog of the Whitney Museum of American Art 

Unrivaled Splendor; The Kimiko and John Powers Collection of Japanese Art, catalog of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 

Vitamin Green  by Sara Goldsmith 

Yoko Ono: Half-a-Wind Show, A Retrospective,  catalog of the Schirn Kunstahalle Frankfurt

Architecture / Planning / Landscape Architecture 

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  by Norman Foster 

White Cube, Green Maze: New Art Landscapes  by Raymund Ryan

Design / Interior Decoration / Graphics / Fashion 

American Decoration  by Thomas Jayne 

Art Deco Tiles  by Hans van Lemmen 

Graphic design + Architecture: A 20th Century History  by Richard Poulin 

Modern Living Accessories: 100 Years of Design


Start your own Photography Business  by Charlene Davis

Crafts / Applied Art / How-to Books 

Block Printing; Techniques for Linoleum and Wood 

Enameling  by Connie Wagner 

Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques  by Judy Martin 

Pastels  by David Sanmiguel 

Patchwork for Beginners  by Sue Prichard