My Name is Charles Saatchi and I am an Artoholic. New Extended Edition: Que…

One of the most influential art collectors of our time and founder of the global advertising agency, Charles Saatchi reveals his opinions on collecting, artists, dealers, advertising and investing in art with unflinching honesty. Famously reclusive, he has answered questions asked to him by journalists, critics and the general public about the art world and his personal life.

Pablo Picasso – Découvertes Gallimard (French Edition)

Explorez la vie et l’oeuvre de Pablo Picasso dans ce Découvertes Gallimard illustré par plus de 200 documents. Dans cette édition numérique : -plongez dans l’univers du peintre par l’intermédiaire de 200 documents illustrés ; -et immergez-vous dans les détails de ses tableaux grâce à de nombreux zooms. Un peintre, un homme, un génie. Picasso fut un homme pour qui…

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About Women: Conversations Between a Writer and a Painter

A provocative and wide-ranging conversation between two distinctive women—one American and one French—on the dilemmas, rewards, and demands of womanhood. Lisa Alther and Françoise Gilot have been friends for more than twenty-five years. Although from different backgrounds (Gilot from cosmopolitan Paris, Alther from small-town Tennessee) and different generations, they found they have a great deal in common as women who…

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Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that he would like to one day have his own house in Japan, the family—unbeknownst to John—set out to grant his wish. They found Roderick a 250-year-old minka, or hand-built farmhouse, with a thatched roof and…

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Wyndham Lewis and the Cultures of Modernity

Making a strong case for a revaluation of Wyndham Lewis (1882-1957), this collection argues that significant aspects of Lewis’s writing, painting, and thinking have not yet received the attention they deserve. The contributors explore Lewis’s contributions to the production and circulation of modernism and assess the links between Lewis’s writing and painting and the work of other key contemporary figures,…

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