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NOCTURNES IN AMERICAN ART

Joachim Homann

Night Vision

Spanning a century, this first major survey of American night scenes by artists such as Winslow Homer, Georgia O’Keeffe, Andrew Wyeth, and Joseph Cornell proposes the central importance of nocturnal images in the development of modern art.

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MULTI-DIMENSIONAL PORTRAIT

Devendra Banhart

Devendra Banhart

As eclectic, whimsical, and esoteric as his music, this collection of drawings, paintings, and mixed media pieces by Devendra Banhart confirms his status as one of today’s most imaginative and accomplished artists.

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NEIGHBORS, FRIENDS, RIVALS

Haxthausen / Weissbach / Eggelhöfer et al.

Klee & Kandinsky

Paul Klee and Wassily Kandinsky, two of the most influential figures in the modernist movement, are the subject of this illuminating book that opens a dialogue between their work, friendship, and influence on each other.

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ALEX KATZ IN THE 1950S

Diana Tuite

Brand-New & Terrific

Coming of age as an artist in the 1950s, Alex Katz set out to reinvent representational painting in the wake of Abstract Expressionism. Celebrating an experimental decade in his career, this book introduces audiences to a relatively unknown body of his work.

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