Gert Dumbar Maverick Gentleman of Dutch Design
ISBN: PB: 9789493246331, Idea Books, May 2025
480 pp., 17,0x24,0 cm, colour illus., language: English
Born in 1940, Gert Dumbar is one of the most influential and colourful graphic designers in the post-war design field, both in the Netherlands and abroad. He produced a vast amount of work for an enormously varied clientele, from avant-garde theatres...
39.50 EUR
Elias Holzknecht Micheldorf Micheldorf Micheldorf Micheldorf
ISBN: PB: 9789493363014, Idea Books, May 2025
192 pp., 20,0x28,0 cm, colour illus., language: German/English
While exploring the society he grew up in, Elias Holzknecht (AT) ended up in the village of Micheldorf by chance. He became increasingly aware that no form of representation could do justice to the complexity of a social space. Even the name of the v...
35.00 EUR
Lonneke van der Palen Lemons Gazing at Mount Etna
ISBN: PB: 9789083227443, Idea Books, May 2025
280 pp., 28,0x39,0 cm, colour illus., language: English
"Lemons Gazing at Mount Etna" is an unbound publication in which images unfold into a portable and modular exhibition. Encompassing an eclectic selection of Lonneke van der Palen's evergrowing visual archive, it deals with the notion of material cult...
40.00 EUR
Mafalda Rakos All in this Together: Four Dialogical Portraits
ISBN: PB: 9789493363007, Idea Books, May 2025
128 pp., 17,0x23,0 cm, colour illus., language: English
What are the psychological effects of a pandemic and how do we look back on these times of social isolation? Has it changed how we relate to others and the world around us? Mafalda Rakoš (AT) questions the impossibility of captivating someone else's...
28.00 EUR
Thomas Locke Hobbs Rampitas
ISBN: PB: 9789083357195, Idea Books, May 2025
50 pp., 14,0x16,0 cm, black&white illus., language: English
Motorcycles are the mode of choice to get around in Medellin, Colombia. In the working-class districts that climb the steep slopes of the Valle de Aburra, residents have self-built elaborate neighborhoods outside of formal urban planning. While human...
25.00 EUR
Carla Accardi
ISBN: HB: 9788822922212, Idea Books, May 2025
712 pp., 17,0x24,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
This volume appears on the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Italian abstract painter Carla Accardi (1924-2014), a key member of the Italian avant-garde whose artwork influenced the Arte Povera movement in the late 1960s. The monograph consis...
49.75 EUR
Caspar Berger Likeness
ISBN: HB: 9789462088559, Idea Books, May 2025
256 pp., 23,0x30,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
The work of Dutch visual artist Caspar Berger (b. 1965) idiosyncratically combines art historical aesthetics, traditional craftsmanship and advanced technology. Much of his visual language stems from the Italian Renaissance, inspired by Michelangelo...
39.95 EUR
Dispossessed Personal Stories of Dispossession and Restitution
ISBN: PB: 9789462088580, Idea Books, May 2025
288 pp., 15,0x21,0 cm, colour and black&white illus., language: English
The Jewish Cultural Quarter and the Rijksmuseum are organizing the exhibition Dispossessed, a major museum project on cultural property that was stolen by the Nazis from Jewish owners in the Netherlands, with a special focus on art, Jewish books and...
27.50 EUR
Eyes that Commit Black Women and Non-Binary Photographers. A Visual Survey
ISBN: HB: 9783791389271, Prestel Publishing, February 2025
256 pp., 28,0x24,0 cm, 150 colour illus., 150 black&white illus.
A major new publication looking at the rich history of photographic practice by Black female and non-binary artists from the late 19th century to the present day. For decades, women have been overlooked in the cultural history of photography, especi...
40.00 GBP
Ancient Glass in the J. Paul Getty Museum
ISBN: PB: 9781606069196, Getty Publications, February 2025
436 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 650 colour illus.
The J. Paul Getty Museum's collection of ancient glass – astonishingly delicate, richly hued, and fancifully shaped-is among the most celebrated in the United States. With objects ranging from the Bronze Age to the medieval period (1500 BCE - 1000 CE...
85.00 GBP