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  • THE GRAPHIC ART OF TATTOO LETTERING
    BETTS, BJ / SCHONBERGER, NICHOLAS
    The Graphic Art of Tattoo Lettering is a visually led, comprehensive guide to designing and realizing hand-drawn letterforms in the most widely used contemporary tattoo styles. Each chapter constitutes an accessible overview to these key tattoo styles, including an account of the history, complexities and relevant sub-styles, interviews spotlighting leading practitioners, galle...

    S/. 150,00

  • I'VE SEEN THE FUTURE AND I'M NOT GOING
    MCGOUGH, PETER
    Brilliantly funny, frank, and shattering, this is the bittersweet memoir by Peter McGough of his life with artist David McDermott. Set in New York's Lower East Side of the 1980s and mid-1990s, it is also a devastatingly candid look at the extreme naiveté and dysfunction that would destroy both their lives. Escaping the trauma of growing up gay in Syracuse and being bullied at s...

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  • THE ARTISTS WHO WILL CHANGE THE WORLD
    KHOLEIF, OMAR
    Traditional histories of art have often been confined to a western European framework. But with the birth of contemporary museum culture, the proliferation of art fairs and biennials in regions far and wide, and the advent of digital technologies, new global networks have emerged, fostering a new world map of art, and paving the way for the art of tomorrow.How do we engage with...

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  • YAYOI KUSAMA
    SARAH SUZUKI
    Growing up in the mountains of Japan, Yayoi Kusama (b. 1929) dreamed of becoming an artist. One day, she had a vision in which the world and everything in it--the plants, the people, the sky--were covered in polka dots. She began to cover her paintings, drawings, sculptures, and even her body with dots. As she grew up, she traveled all around the world, from Tokyo to Seattle, N...

    S/. 90,00

  • MAGNUM MANIFESTO
    CLÉMENT CHÉROUX / CLARA BOUVERESSE
    u003cpu003eIn this landmark photography publication and accompanying exhibition celebrating the 70th anniversary of the renowned photo agency, Clément Chéroux and Clara Bouveresse demonstrate how Magnum Photos owes its preeminence to the ability of its photographers to encompass and navigate the points between photography as art object and photography as documentary evidence.u0...

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  • SHOES
    JOHNSTON, LUCY / WOOLLEY, LINDA
    Shoes have always captured the imagination, and communicated the priorities and ambitions of the wearer. In the reign of Henry VIII, exaggerated shapes and wide toes were footwear's reflection of the aggressive social climate of court, while engravings of Queen Victoria show impossibly narrow slippers, worn in pursuit of nineteenth-century ideals of daintiness. Contemporary sho...

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  • REMARKABLE PLANTS: MINI NOTEBOOKS
    KEW THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS / THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS KEW
    This set of three notebooks--one lined, one gridded, and one with blank pages--offers ample room to keep notes, reflections, jottings, or lists. Each notebook cover boasts an amazing botanical illustration from the celebrated book Remarkable Plants That Shape Our World.u003cbru003eu003cbru003e The notebook set is part of a range of stationery products that marries the design an...

    S/. 30,00

  • TOTE BAGS. 20 CREATIVE PROJECTS
    SONIA LUCANO
    Tote bags were initially mainly used by brands to advertise themselves and promote sustainability (as an alternative to plastic bags). Nowadays, however, tote bags can be seen everywhere, out on the street, in a range of different styles, and can be adapted to any situation. This book gives you an easy pattern for making a basic tote bag, as well as, above all, twenty ideas for...

    S/. 65,00

  • I CAN MAKE MY OWN ACCESSORIES
    SCOTT-SMITH, LOUISE / VAUX, GEORGIA
    I Can Make My Own Accessories is brimming with smart ideas for making your own fashion accessories! Make and customize unique, stylish jewelry, hair accessories, bags, belts, and much more.With inspirational photographs of the finished accessories this book includes clear step-by-step illustrated instructions and actual-size patterns to make a wide range of on-trend accessories...

    S/. 45,00S/. 31,50

  • SEQUENTIAL DRAWINGS
    MCGUIRE, RICHARD
    From the author of the widely acclaimed graphic novel Here, awarded the 2016 Prix D'or for best graphic album at Angoulême, a new graphic work that celebrates another aspect of his incomparable genius.Sequential Drawingsu gathers together more than a decade of McGuire's witty and endlessly inventive spots--a veritable short-story collection--each drawing given its own spread, w...

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  • IMPROBABLE LIBRARIES
    Books and book culture are triumphantly alive across the globe, in out-of-the-way places and in unexpected forms: here is the perfect book for everyone who sells, buys or borrows them.From the rise of the egalitarian Little Free Library movement (motto: ‘Take a book, return a book’) to the growth in luxury hotel libraries, Alex Johnson – whose parents were both librarians – map...

    S/. 100,00

  • FRANK AUERBACH: SPEAKING AND PAINTING
    LAMPERT, CATHERINE
    In the course of a career covering more than sixty years, Frank Auerbach has established a still growing international reputation for his paintings of friends, family, and surroundings in north London, with his vigorous, precise brushwork, and for his insistence on working until the picture emerges, free of all “possible explanations.”Catherine Lampert, an art historian and the...

    S/. 135,00

  • STENCIL TYPE
    HELLER, STEVEN
    An invaluable collection of underappreciated stencil typography from prehistory through the twentieth centuryDesigners often look to the past to inform their work. In Stencil Type, design gurus Steven Heller and Louise Fili explore the variety and influence of the world’s most ubiquitous typographic style, which dates to prehistoric times and has been used on a range of surface...

    S/. 170,00

  • BIO ART
    WILLIAM MYERS (CURATOR)
    In an era of fast-paced technological progress and with the impact of humans on the environment increasing, the concept of “nature” itself seems called into question. Bio Art explores the work of “bio artists,” those who work with living organisms and life processes to address the possibilities and dangers posed by biotechnological advancement.A contextual introduction traces t...

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  • THE BISHOP'S UTOPIA
    BERQUIST SOULE, EMILY
    Based on intensive archival research and the unique visual data of more than a thousand extraordinary watercolors, The Bishop's Utopia seamlessly weaves cultural history, natural history, art, and imperial politics into a cinematic retelling of the life of Spanish Bishop Baltasar Jaime Martínez Compañón and northern Peru in the 1780s. ...

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  • NEW BRAZILIAN HOUSE
    BRADBURY, DOMINIC
    Brazil is a country blessed with natural beauty and the buzz of megalopolises and resorts. Amid glamorous beaches and lush tropical vegetation, contemporary Brazilian architects are establishing a global reputation through house and hotel design that combines a bold contemporary aesthetic with a uniquely Brazilian sensibility. ...

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  • THE GLOBAL ART COMPASS
    HICKS, ALISTAIR
    In the past, writers and critics such as Goethe, Ruskin, and Clement Greenberg perpetuated particular ideas about art and even dictated these ideas to the artists themselves. Today, artists no longer have to follow one prevailing theory and the art world is less centralized in particular cities: New York, London, Paris, Berlin, and Beijing all offer rich environments to artists...

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  • METALSMITHING FOR JEWELRY MAKERS (HARDCOVER)
    JINKS MCGRATH
    Comprehensive and sophisticated in its approach, Metalsmithing for Jewelry Makers is the ultimate reference for jewelry makers of all levels. Exploring a wide range of both precious and non precious metals, traditional methods are examined alongside contemporary styles and adaptations to offer a unique and inspirational insight into the art and craft of jewelry making for today...

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  • THE PRISON
    Having left South Africa at the age of four as a political refugee with his parents, photographer Koto Bolofo returned to his home country with his wife in 1992, two years after Nelson Mandela had been released from prison. Bolofo got free access to the notorious and by now deserted prison of Robben Island, where Mandela had been held for the majority of the twenty-seven years ...

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  • INSIDE THE FAVELAS
    A unique linsight into life in Brazil's infamous favelas. A honest portrayal of the 'other side' of Brazil's society. Portrays a world that came to prominence with the hit film City of God. Combining thought-provoking text and hard-hitting, stunning photography, Inside the Favelas provides a compelling commentary on the life in Brazil's shanty towns Includes a foreword by The H...

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  • THE MOST BEAUTIFUL VILLAGES OF PROVENCE
    JACOBS, MICHAEL / PALMER, HUGH
    Provence is a land apart, a territory of outstanding beauty and distinction that has fascinated outsiders since earliest times. The Greeks, the Romans, the barbarians of the North, and the Moors have all left their traces in its villages, from the Luberon to the Alpes-Maritimes.It is in such smaller communities that the true Provencal spirit can be found: in brilliant sunlight ...

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  • THE NEW JEWELERS
    DUPON, OLIVIER
    Jewelry has long been an accessory attributed with talismanic power and significance, and its appeal crosses all boundaries of culture, age, and gender. In this beautiful new book, Olivier Dupon introduces over 100 of the finest modern jewelers practicing today. Both up-and-coming and established designers are featured, and the sheer variety of their work is amazing. The book s...

    S/. 85,00

  • THE THAMES & HUDSON DICTIONARY OF GRAPHIC DESIGN AND DESIGNERS
    LIVINGSTON,ALAN / LIVINGSTON, ISABELLA
    Twenty years in print, "The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers" contains around 750 entries offering detailed information on every important graphic designer, movement, agency, practice and publication from 1840 up to the present day. The dictionary gives clear and accessible definitions, from technical minutiae of typography to computer-aided design and...

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  • BEDMAR & SHI. REINVENTING TRADITION IN CONTEMPORARY LIVING. DARLENE SMYTH, ALBERT LIM
    In this captivating collection of five houses built in five different Asian-Pacific countries, Argentinean-born designer Ernesto Bedmar explores his fascination with traditional architectural styles and reinvents them for the contemporary world. Using his deep understanding of the histories and building cultures of these regions, Bedmar seamlessly knits his designs into the col...

    S/. 330,00

  • THE ART OF NOT MAKING: THE NEW ARTIST/ARTISAN RELATIONSHIP
    PETRY, MICHAEL
    Using examples from a wide range of media, Michael Petry presents the art of over 115 contemporary artists who have one thing in common: they do not make their own work. Instead, they either employ others to produce it on their behalf or appropriate objects made by someone else. Master craftsmen, artisans, and fabricators are just some of the technical specialists who help real...

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  • A PLACE IN THE SUN
    HARRISON, STUART
    Living in Australia and New Zealand is now more than ever about adapting to its unique environment. As broad interest in sustainability grows and building energy ratings become more stringent, architects must design with the environment in mind to make living spaces better and more efficient. From the sunny beaches of tropical Queensland to the terrace houses of the innercity t...

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  • DEPARTMENT STORE, THE. HISTORY, DESIGN, DISPLAY
    WHITAKER, JAN
    Where, under one roof, can shoppers find Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Prada, Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen? And where, besides the great department stores of Europe, Japan and America, is it possible for shoppers to spend the day in an extraordinarily opulent setting, drifting from shoes to cosmetics with a stop for a light lunch on the seventh floor and a visit to the...

    S/. 225,00

  • THE INCAS
    When Pizarro arrived in Peru in 1532 he found a vast empire rich in gold and silver. Ruled by monarchs claiming descent from the sun, its people built roads, bridges and fields through the Andes. But within months the empire had been conquered and its subjects killed or enslaved. ...

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  • THE ARCHITECTURE OF PARKING
    HENLEY, SIMON
    Resumen del libroHousing the maximum number of cars in a well-designed space is one of the most challenging aspects of twentieth-century architecture, which has attracted a stellar array of architects.From Louis Kahn to Rem Koolhaas, from Paul Rudolph to Zaha Hadid to Kengo Kuma, architects have used the parking garage as a scene of experimentation for innovating new ideas abou...

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  • FUTURE CITY
    An indispensable and innovative resource for anyone involved in contemporary architecture and urban development.Cities are the ultimate and most complex manifestations of human civilization. For millennia, architects and builders have attempted to rationalize them into well-functioning and livable places for their inhabitants. While many aspects of a city evolve naturally, othe...

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