December 20, 2018

Head into Winter with these beautiful new arts books!

After a slow start, our new books have been coming in regularly recently.  Check out these great new titles:
50 Women Artists You Should Know - Weidemann, Christiane
Art History / Art Theory / Art World
Abstract Climates: Helen Frankenthaler in Provincetown, exhibit catalog of the Provincetown Art Association and Museum
Art in Chicago: A History from the Fire to Now  by Maggie Taft
Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly  by Joshua Rivkin
Charlotte Salomon and the Theatre of Memory  by Griselda Pollock
Chinese Symbolism & Art Motifs, 4th ed.  by C. A. S. Williams
Delacroix, exhibit catalog of the Metropolitan Museum of Ar
50 Women Artists You Should Know  by Christiane Wiedemann
Monet and Architecture  by Richard Thomson
Navajo Pictorial Weaving, 1860--1950  by Tyrone D. Campbell
Ruth Asawa
The Sistine Chapel: Paradise in Rome  by Ulrich Pfisterer
Women Artists of the American West  ed. by Susan R. Ressler

Palace of StateArchitecture / Landscape Design / Urban Planning  
Architectural Guide – Helsinki & Espoo  by Ulf Meyer
Mid-Twentieth Century Architecture in Alaska, a National Park Service publication
Palace of State: The Eisenhower Executive Office Building, a U. S. Commission of Fine Arts publication
Villages of West Africa  by Steven & Cathi House

Graphics / Drawing
 #SAD! Doonesbury in the Time of Trump
Everyone Can Draw  by Barrington Barber
We Spoke Out: Comic Books and the Holocaust  by Neal Adams

Fashion / Interior Decoration / Design
50 Designers You Should Know
Georg Jensen; Scandinavian Design for Living, exhibit catalog of the Art Institute of Chicago
Love Color; Choosing Colors to Live With  by Anna Starmer
Love Color - Starmer, Anna 
Ansel Adams in Yosemite Valley; Celebrating the Park at 150
Main Street: The Lost Dream of Route 66, photos by Edward Keating
The Photographer’s Eye: Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos  by Michael Freeman
Postcards from the Road: Robert Frank’s “The Americans”  by Jonathan Day
Wolfgang Tillmans 2017

Crafts / Applied Arts /How-to
All for Fall: Whimsical Wool Projects and Warm Quilts  by Bonnie Sullivan
Amy Herzog’s Ultimate Sweater Book
Beginner’s Guide to Sculpting Characters in Clay
Embroidered Treasures: Birds; Exquisite Needlework of the Embroiderers’ Guild Collection  by Annette Collinge
Encyclopedia of Pottery Techniques  by Peter Cosentino
Extraordinary Origami: 20 Projects from Contemporary North American Masters

Antiques / Collectibles
Kovels’ Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2019