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Whether you brush up on your art history or delve into the depths of architecture, our collection of art books covers all eras and movements, as well as books on ceramics, textiles and famous exhibitions. Plenty for the art aficionados and equally for those who adore beautiful books on their coffee table.
"Culture is not a territory to be won or lost but a resource we are called to steward with care. Culture is a garden to be cultivated."Many bemoan the decay of culture. But we all have a responsibility to care for culture, to nurture it in ways that help people thrive. In Culture Care artist Makoto Fujimura issues a call to cultural stewardship, in which we become generative and feed our culture's...$16.54
Philip Hook takes the lid off the world of art dealing to reveal the brilliance, cunning, greed and daring of its practitioners. In a richly anecdotal narrative he describes the rise and occasional fall of the extraordinary men and women who over the centuries have made it their business to sell art to kings, merchants, nobles, entrepreneurs and museums. From its beginnings in Antwerp, where...$21.68
This issue brings together three lectures on aesthetics delivered by the French philosopher Bernard Stiegler in Los Angeles in 2011 with articles by scholars of Stieglers work. Aesthetics, understood as the theoretical investigation of sensibility, has been central to Stieglers work since the mid-1990s. The lectures featured here explicitly link Stieglers interest in sensibility to aesthetic...$15.98