Inventing Marcel Duchamp: The Dynamics of Portraiture
One of the most influential artists of the twentieth century, Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) was a master of self-invention. This book demonstrates the ways in which Duchamp willfully manipulated the techniques of portraiture both to...
The Posthuman Dada Guide: Tzara and Lenin Play Chess
A handbook for practical living in posthuman world - all by way of examining the imagined 1916 chess game between Tristan Tzara, the daddy of Dada, and V I Lenin, the daddy of communism.
Duchamp, Man Ray, Picabia
Examines the work of three pioneering figures in the history of modernism. Exploring the points of convergence and the parallels in their development throughout their careers, this work includes works in different media, including...
Andy Warhol Giant Size
Comprehensive visual biography of Andy Warhol, one of art's greatest personalities.
Black: The History of a Color
Black, favorite color of priests and penitents, artists and ascetics, fashion designers and fascists, has always stood for powerfully opposed ideas: authority and humility and sin and holiness. This book discusses the social...
The Tate Guide to Modern Art Terms
Intended for college students and museum visitors, this volume defines terms, whether theme, movement, medium or practice, and complements the entries by over a hundred illustrations.
50 Years of the LEGO® Brick
The LEGO Group is one of the largest toy manufacturers and LEGO products are sold all over the globe. This book features 10 pieces of removable facsimile items retrieved from the LEGO archives in Billund, Denmark. It also includes...
Femme Fatale: The Female Criminal
Femme Fatale, the Female Criminal highlights the way in which society has interpreted and contained the criminality of women. Generously illustrated with over 60 full-colour and black and white images, this publication illustrates...
Berlin Street Art 2
Over the past years there has been a resurgence of interest in street art as a genre of artistic expression. This work offers a look at the modern city - Berlin.
Fantastic Plastic: Product Design and Consumer Culture
Provides a comprehensive survey of the ecological, technological and aesthetic qualities of plastic and considers the future of the material. This work explores the evolution of this ubiquitous and endlessly malleable material,...
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