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Naoto Fukasawa . Edited by Naoto Fukasawa

Sculpture Today . Judith Collins

The only book to provide such a broad and richly illustrated overview of contemporary sculpture Thematic chapters examine the diverse subjects that have inspired sculptors in recent years, including the body, nature, colour, light, architecture and minimalism An extensive range of works is discussed, offering an insight into the incredible variety of ideas, styles, materials, techniques and locations explored in this versatile genre Published March 2014

290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches 484 pp 500 col & 25 b&w illus. Paperback 978 0 7148 5763 3 £ 29.95 UK $ 49.95 US € 39.95 EUR $ 49.95 CAN $ 59.95 AUS ISBN: 978- 0 7148

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Eero Saarinen . Jayne Merkel

The most thorough monograph published to date on Eero Saarinen (1910–61), the Finnish-born, Americantrained master of mid-century Modernism Traces Saarinen’s life and career from his childhood in Finland to collaboration with his father, architect Eliel Saarinen, to his iconic airport projects of the 1960s Saarinen is best known for the sweeping TWA terminal at JFK airport and his association with Cranbrook Academy in Michigan Documents more than 60 buildings and projects Published March 2014

290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches 240 pp 300 col illus. Paperback 978 0 7148 6603 1 £ 29.95 UK $ 49.95 US € 39.95 EUR $ 49.95 CAN $ 59.95 AUS Published March 2014 ISBN: 978- 0

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290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches 256 pp 50 col & 225 b&w illus. Paperback 978 0 7148 6592 8 £ 29.95 UK $ 49.95 US € 39.95 EUR $ 49.95 CAN $ 59.95 AUS ISBN: 978- 0 7148

Painting Abstraction . New Elements in Abstract Painting . Bob Nickas

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Merz to Emigré and Beyond . Avant-Garde Magazine Design of the Twentieth Century . Steven Heller

An historical survey of avant-garde cultural and political magazines and journals of the 20th century Presents rarely seen magazines from all over the globe linked to controversial art, literary and political movements such as Dada, Surrealism, the New Left and Deconstruction A provocative compendium of graphics and artwork by experimental artists and designers of their time – from Kurt Schwitters and EI Lissitzky in the 1920s and 1930s, to Art Spiegelman and Rudy VanderLans in the 1980s and 1990s Published March 2014 52

Naoto Fukasawa (b.1956) is one of the best-known Japanese product designers working today, achieving widespread recognition with his groundbreaking wallmounted CD player, designed for Muji in 1999 Fukasawa has won acclaim for his innovative designs of familiar objects, which are based on his close observations of how we use things in our everyday lives The first monograph to be published on this imaginative designer, this book charts his success within the IDEO design firm in the USA, at Muji and in his own company, Naoto Fukasawa Design Illustrated with never-before-seen photographs and drawings and edited by Fukasawa himself, this book places the designer’s products into the context of the contemporary design world and offers a first-hand account of Fukasawa’s design philosophy

290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches 240 pp 550 col illus.

In recent years, abstract painting has developed a rich complexity that, now more than ever, rewards intensive viewing; this authoritative book guides the reader through the key issues in the field Profiles 80 of today’s most vital contemporary abstract painters, such as Mark Grotjahn and Amy Sillman, featuring large full-colour reproductions of their work and incisive texts by author and curator Bob Nickas The product of years of research and countless studio visits, Painting Abstraction is a major statement on this exciting new wave of creativity in painting

Paperback 978 0 7148 6594 2 £ 24.95 UK $ 39.95 US € 29.95 EUR $ 39.95 CAN $ 49.95 AUS ISBN: 978- 0 7148

290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches 352 pp 250 col illus. Paperback 978 0 7148 6716 8 £ 29.95 UK $ 49.95 US € 39.95 EUR $ 49.95 CAN $ 59.95 AUS Published March 2014 ISBN: 978- 0

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