Art & design books 2017

Annie Leibovitz: Portraits 2005-2016

Annie Leibovitz: Portraits 2005-2016

Annie Leibovitz, Alexandra Fuller

In this new collection from Annie Leibovitz, one of the most influential photographer's of our time, iconic, remarkable portraits sit side-by-side never-before-published photographs. Afterword by Annie Leibovitz

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Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch

Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch

Anna Fleiss, Lauren Mancuso

Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch pairs the irreverent reinvention of a classic American craft with the sassy feminism of Notorious RBG in a fresh, modern celebration of groundbreaking women.

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Heroes & Villains: A photographic odyssey into the fantastic world of cosplay

Heroes & Villains: A photographic odyssey into the fantastic world of cosplay

Andrew Boyle

Meet the spectacular cosplayers of New York's annual Comic Con.  

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Firecrackers: Female Photographers Now

Firecrackers: Female Photographers Now

Fiona Rogers, Max Houghton

A survey of the greatest female photographers working today, created as a platform to showcase important work that might otherwise be marginalized in the still male-dominated photography community

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May Morris: Arts & Crafts Designer

May Morris: Arts & Crafts Designer

Anna Mason, Jan Marsh, Jenny Lister, Rowan Bain, Hanne Faurby

The first fully illustrated introduction to May Morris, a leading contributor to the Arts and Crafts Movement and daughter of famed designer William Morris

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Painting by Numbers

Painting by Numbers

Mr David J Mabberley

Ferdinand Bauer is seen by many as the greatest natural history painter of all time. This fascinating new study of Bauer's work includes reproductions of never-before-published works from collections in Europe and Australia....

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More Great Properties of Country Victoria

More Great Properties of Country Victoria

Richard Allen, Kimbal Baker

This fascinating and beautiful book, sequel to the bestselling Great Properties of Country Victoria, takes us into the private world of twelve notable properties. Through their early histories we follow their fortunes;...

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Small House Living Australia

Small House Living Australia

Catherine Foster

Living in smaller houses is a growing trend worldwide as land prices rise and people want to have a smaller ecological footprint and live with less stuff. Catherine Foster shows us 21 Australian examples under 90sqm.

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Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters

Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters

Margo Neale

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Georgia O'Keeffe at Home

Georgia O'Keeffe at Home

Alicia Inez Guzman

Georgia O'Keeffe at Home explores the influence of the various landscapes and cities Georgia inhabited, as well as the places she travelled to, on her life and artwork.

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Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art

Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art

Clare Lilley, Phaidon Editors

A global survey of 100 of today's most important clay and ceramic artists, chosen by leading art world professionals

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Beg, Steal and Borrow: Artists against Originality

Beg, Steal and Borrow: Artists against Originality

Robert Shore

Beg, Steal and Borrow offers a comprehensive and provocative survey of artistic borrowing.

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Featherston

Featherston

Geoff Isaac

The first monograph dedicated to Grant Featherston, Australia's most successful mid-century industrial designer

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Blind Spot

Blind Spot

Teju Cole

From the award-winning author of Open City, an innovative photographic project that explores how we see the world.

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 Special priceLauren Greenfield: Generation Wealth

Lauren Greenfield: Generation Wealth

Lauren Greenfield, Juliet Schor, Trudy Wilner Stack

A highly anticipated monograph from the internationally acclaimed documentary photographer and filmmaker

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Running the City: Why public art matters

Running the City: Why public art matters

Felicity Fenner

Leading Australian curator Felicity Fenner profiles activity-based and pop-up contemporary public art projects from Australia and around the globe. Running the City explores art projects that bring together diverse disciplines and...

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Ravens

Ravens

Masahisa Fukase

About darkness, loneliness and grief over lost love - First published in 1986, this is one of the most important photo books since the 1980s.

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Robot House

Robot House

Peter Testa, Eric Owen Moss, Greg Lynn

An in-depth survey, manual, and manifesto of breathtaking new techniques for designing and building, written by the leading pioneer of robotics in architecture

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Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration

Co-Art: Artists on Creative Collaboration

Ellen Mara De Wachter

Twenty-five leading artist duos and collectives give insight into how and why to work collaboratively

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The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Joanna Moorhead

A personal biography of Leonora Carrington, the debutante who ran away to Mexico and became one of the world's most significant surrealist artists.

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I Actually Wore This

I Actually Wore This

Tom Coleman, Jerome Jakubiec

A gloriously ridiculous celebration of the fashion missteps of otherwise stylish individuals from celebrities and fashion and media insiders to regular joes.

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 Special priceGirl on Girl: Art and Photography in the Age of the Female Gaze

Girl on Girl: Art and Photography in the Age of the Female Gaze

Charlotte Jansen, Zing Tsjeng

Girl on Girl looks at how young women are using photography and the internet to explore issues of self-image and female identity, and the impact this is having on contemporary art.

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Australiana to Zeitgeist: An A-Z of Contemporary Australian Art

Australiana to Zeitgeist: An A-Z of Contemporary Australian Art

Melissa Loughnan

The A-Z of Contemporary Australian Art

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It's Beautiful Here

It’s Beautiful Here

Megan Morton, Brooke Holme

Homes That Make Your Heart Skip a Beat

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Men In This Town: Alone In A Crowd

Men In This Town: Alone In A Crowd

Giuseppe Santamaria

Alone in a Crowd is an extension of Giuseppe Santamaria's successful first books Men In This Town and Women In This Town.

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Chardin and Rembrandt

Chardin and Rembrandt

Jennie Feldman

Proposed in 1895 by Proust to the newspaper Revue hebdomadaire (it was rejected), this essay is a literary experiment in which an unnamed narrator gives advice to a young man suffering from melancholy, taking him on an imaginary...

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Surf Shacks: An Eclectic Compilation of Surfers' Homes from Coast to Coast and Overseas

Surf Shacks: An Eclectic Compilation of Surfers' Homes from Coast to Coast and Overseas

Indoek

Surfing is a way of life. A life dominated by the waves and the tide with a cozy place to pause in between. Creative personalities crafting bold homes, Surf Shacks illustrates how surfers live both on and off shore.

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Why I March: Images from the Women's March Around the World

Why I March: Images from the Women’s March Around the World

Abrams

On January 21st, 2017, five million people in 82 countries and on all seven continents stood up with one voice. The Women's March began with one cause.

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Australian Style: The Who's Who of Fashion

Australian Style: The Who’s Who of Fashion

Lisa Teh, Thom Whilton

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Close to Nature

Close to Nature

Frank Visser, Mirjam Bleeker

Filled with houses and their interiors, each set in wild, natural setting.

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The Popular Pet Book

The Popular Pet Book

Sarah Engledow

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Going Once: 250 Years of Culture, Taste and Collecting at Christie's

Going Once: 250 Years of Culture, Taste and Collecting at Christie’s

Phaidon

A celebration of evolving taste, told through the stories behind 250 objects sold by the world's largest auction house

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Biomorphic Structures: Architecture Inspired by Nature

Biomorphic Structures: Architecture Inspired by Nature

Asterios Agkathidis

From leaves to liquids, caves to crystal formations, nature has always been a major source of inspiration for architects. This book examines how nature can act as a precedent for design solutions through twelve case studies. With...

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Ich bin eine Kampferin: Frauenbilder der Niki de Saint Phalle

Ich bin eine Kampferin: Frauenbilder der Niki de Saint Phalle

Ulrich Krempel, Naja Rasmussen, Regina Selter, Karoline Sieg

Rebellious, self-confident, emancipated - how Niki de Saint Phalle conquered a place for herself in the masculine art world

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Alexander Rodchenko

Alexander Rodchenko

Olga Sviblova, Varvara Rodchenko

A leading representative of the Russian avant-garde, Alexander Rodchenko (1891-1956) revolutionized the world of graphic art, design and photography. In this book, over 250 illustrations allow the reader to grasp the full force of...

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Parson Gray Trade Quilts: 20 Rough-Hewn Projects

Parson Gray Trade Quilts: 20 Rough-Hewn Projects

David Butler

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The Curated Closet: Discover Your Personal Style and Build Your Dream Wardrobe

The Curated Closet: Discover Your Personal Style and Build Your Dream Wardrobe

Anuschka Rees

Get the wardrobe you've always wanted, filled with only those pieces that you love to put on and that make you look and feel amazing. Using interactive prompts, infographic-style questionnaires and helpful check lists, all...

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