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WITTY AND PROVOCATIVE

Dieter Buchhart

Keith Haring

Through his graffiti-inspired drawings, paintings, sculptures, and other works, Keith Haring created an immediately recognizable visual iconography. His importance in the annals of popular culture is indisputable, but little attention has been paid to his advocacy for social justice.

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EXHIBITION CATALOG

Alessandra Comini

Egon Schiele

Egon Schiele was one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century. A superb draftsman and colorist, he produced images of startling emotional power. Following the lead of his mentor, Gustav Klimt, Schiele created figurative works of uncanny intimacy and brought a new openness to the art of his time.

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OVERSIZE ARTWORKS

Baucheron / Routex

XXL Art

From Niki de Saint-Phalle’s Tarot Garden to Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty; from Daniel Firman’s enormous stuffed elephant displayed at the Fontainebleau Palace to Doris Salcedo’s Shibboleth - each of the works featured in this book reminds viewers of the immense power of art.

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50 MASTERWORKS

Brad Finger

Portraits: 50 Paintings You Should Know

This wide-ranging collection of 50 iconic portraits includes works by many of the world’s most renowned artists, each with their own style, technique, and story to tell. Arranged chronologically, each of the 50 masterworks in this book exemplifies a moment in history, or a turning point in the artist’s career.

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