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Still: The Slow Home

Still: The Slow Home

Natalie Walton

A stunning visual journey through the homes of people from around the world who have taken steps to simplify their lives and embrace the principles of slow living.

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The Stranger Artist

The Stranger Artist

Quentin Sprague

Set in the striking landscape of the East Kimberley, The Stranger Artistis a true story of life, loss and friendship that cuts to the heart of one of Australia's most celebrated art movements.

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Ellis Rowan: A Life in Pictures

Ellis Rowan: A Life in Pictures

Christine Morton-Evans

A first-generation Australian, driven by the pioneering spirit of her parents, Ellis Rowan decided early that she would search out, collect and paint an entire collection of wild Australian flora. Her life's work made an important...

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Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

Maura Reilly

The definitive anthology of writings on women in art by the late Linda Nochlin, one of the most influential and revolutionary voices in feminist art history.

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Latin American Art Since 1900

Latin American Art Since 1900

Edward Lucie-Smith

The only one-volume introduction to modern and post-modern art from Latin America, perhaps the most exciting and rewarding art scene in the world today.

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Petal: The World of Flowers Through an Artist's Eye

Petal: The World of Flowers Through an Artist’s Eye

Adriana Picker

A lush celebration of nature's most beautiful work, the flower.

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Thrust: A Spasmodic Pictorial History of the Codpiece

Thrust: A Spasmodic Pictorial History of the Codpiece

Michael Glover

A laugh-out-loud visual history of the strangest piece of men's clothing ever created: the codpiece.  

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The Modern Embroidery Workshop

The Modern Embroidery Workshop

Lauren Holton

Quench your creative thirst and feel recharged with The Modern Embroidery Workshop.

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Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

Anna Jackson

The kimono is the ultimate symbol of Japan, revered within the country as the embodiment of national culture and regarded internationally as an exotic fascination. The iconic garment is often viewed as traditional, unchanging and...

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Build a Flower: A Beginner's Guide to Paper Flowers

Build a Flower: A Beginner’s Guide to Paper Flowers

Lucia Balcazar

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Extraordinary Things to Cut Out and Collage

Extraordinary Things to Cut Out and Collage

Maria Rivans

If you want to discover the fun of collage then this fabulous book is the perfect kit. Highly respected and successful collage artist Maria Rivans has gathered hundreds of beautiful, quirky, and downright daft images, and they're...

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The Mindfulness in Knitting

The Mindfulness in Knitting

Rachael Matthews

The Mindfulness in Knitting casts fresh light on a famously calming craft, and reveals how the simple repetition of plain and purl can in itself nurture wellbeing.

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Global Art

Global Art

Jessica Lack

An essential guide to the multifarious and increasingly connected world of global art from 1900 to today.

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Greek and Roman Art

Greek and Roman Art

Susan Woodford

An introductory guide to the art of ancient Greece and Rome, capturing the passion and inspiration that fired the artists of these civilizations

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Moscow and St. Petersburg in Russia's Silver Age

Moscow and St. Petersburg in Russia’s Silver Age

John E. Bowlt

'Excellent ... an A-Z of Tsarism's last, magnificent flowering of the arts' Independent on Sunday

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Embroidered Life

Embroidered Life

Sara Barnes

Social-media rock stars Sarah K. Benning and Sara Barnes present gorgeous contemporary embroidery in a fresh, innovative package.

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Who's Afraid of Contemporary Art?

Who’s Afraid of Contemporary Art?

Kyung An, Jessica Cerasi

An accessible and irreverent introduction to the art and art world of today, written by two curators at the heart of the contemporary art scene.

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Get Up & Gouache

Get Up & Gouache

Jessica Smith

Unleash your creativity and discover a new medium with 20 colourful gouache projects.

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Craftland Japan

Craftland Japan

Uwe Roettgen, Katharina Zettl, Kengo Kuma

A photographic voyage to the remote studios of Japan's most fascinating and ingenious contemporary craftspeople.

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Frida A to Z

Frida A to Z

Nadia Bailey, Susanna Harrison

This intricately illustrated and fastidiously-researched book unpacks the life of Frida Kahlo, who herself was larger-than-life. From growing up in Coyocoan, Mexico City, in her family home, where she embraced sports - including...

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Acrylic: Do More Art

Acrylic: Do More Art

Rita Isaac

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Kimono

Kimono

Anna Jackson

A lavish survey of the Khalili Collection's world-renowned holdings of traditional Japanese kimono, from the Edo period to the 20th century.

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Warhol: A Life as Art

Warhol: A Life as Art

Blake Gopnik

The definitive biography of one of the most famous and influential artists the world has ever seen.

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Grayson Perry

Grayson Perry

Catrin Jones, Chris Stephens

The first book to concentrate on the early ceramic work of 'Transvestite Potter', bestselling author, broadcaster and social commentator Grayson Perry.

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Jessie Traill

Jessie Traill

Jo Oliver

Jessie Traill, one of Australia's most outstanding etchers, worked in an uncommon field for women. This biography explores her remarkable life - as artist, humanitarian and independent spirit.

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Vogue The Jewellery

Vogue The Jewellery

Carol Woolton

A must-have visual sourcebook for all those who love fashion and jewellery by the jewellery editor of British Vogue.

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F**k Fast Fashion: 101 ways to change how you shop and help save the planet

F**k Fast Fashion: 101 ways to change how you shop and help save the planet

The F Team

An illustrated, empowering little book giving 101 practical and proactive tips on how to shop more sustainably and help save the planet

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Supreme

Supreme

Supreme

Over the past 25 years, Supreme has transformed itself from a downtown New York skate shop into an iconic global brand.

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Abstract Art

Abstract Art

Anna Moszynska

A succinct but thorough introduction to abstract art since 1900, revised and updated.

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Monet

Monet

James H. Rubin

The most authoritative and up-to-date introduction to Monet on the market, written by a world authority on Impressionism and 19th-century French art.

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Movements in Art Since 1945

Movements in Art Since 1945

Edward Lucie-Smith

A new edition of the classic introduction to art since the end of the Second World War.

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Bauhaus

Bauhaus

Frank Whitford, Michael White

An accessible history of the Bauhaus, tracing the ideas behind its conception and its highly influential teaching methods.

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Costume and Fashion

Costume and Fashion

James Laver, Amy de La Haye, Andrew Tucker

A concise account of the history of fashion and costume from prehistoric times through to today.

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Postmodern Architecture: Less is a Bore

Postmodern Architecture: Less is a Bore

Owen Hopkins

A curated collection of Postmodern architecture in all its glorious array of vivid non-conformity

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Korean Art from 1953: Collision, Innovation, Interaction

Korean Art from 1953: Collision, Innovation, Interaction

Yeon Shim Chung, Sunjung Kim, Kimberly Chung, Keith B. Wagner

The first comprehensive survey to explore the rich and complex history of contemporary Korean art - an incredibly timely topic

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The Whole Picture

The Whole Picture

Alice Procter

If you think art history has to be pale, male and stale - think again.

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Arthur Elgort: I Love...

Arthur Elgort: I Love…

Arthur Elgort

In his latest book, the great American fashion photographer presents photographs of women that he has taken throughout his career, in homage to their power, their beauty, their joy, and their strength.

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Video/Art: The First Fifty Years

Video/Art: The First Fifty Years

Barbara London

The curator who founded MoMA's video program recounts the artists and events that defined the medium's first 50 years

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Small but Smart: Design Solutions for Mini Homes

Small but Smart: Design Solutions for Mini Homes

Chris van Uffelen

The challenging task to develop enthralling room concepts and convincing spatial solutions for the efficient use of small houses and living spaces.

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Bedtime: Inspirational Beds, Bedrooms & Boudoirs

Bedtime: Inspirational Beds, Bedrooms & Boudoirs

Celia Forner, Gianluca Longo

A visual journey into the sleepiest, yet most salacious, room of the house. Celia Forner whisks you through the bedrooms of queens and emperors, designers and decorators, today's most exclusive hotels, and even the most evocative...

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Nan Goldin: The Other Side

Nan Goldin: The Other Side

Nan Goldin

An expanded and updated version of Goldin's seminal The Other Side, originally published in 1993, featuring a revised Introduction by the author and, for the first time, the voices of those whose stories are represented.

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The Street Photographer's Manual

The Street Photographer’s Manual

David Gibson

A new edition of this essential overview of the most exciting, dynamic form of photography.

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Solar Guerrilla: Constructive Responses to Climate Change

Solar Guerrilla: Constructive Responses to Climate Change

Maya Vinitsky

At a time when extreme climatic phenomena, air quality, and industrial impact are among the most pressing issues on the public agenda, the dramatic change in the climate has led to the realization that capitalism has a destructive...

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100 Ideas that Changed Photography

100 Ideas that Changed Photography

Mary Warner Marien

This compelling book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped photography from the invention of the daguerreotype in the early 19th century up to the digital revolution and beyond.

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Modern Mending

Modern Mending

Erin Lewis-Fitzgerald

Bring new life to your old clothes and fabrics with this fun, easy-to-follow guide to modern mending

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