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Despite moments of clarity, there is no 'ism' in this book

Gavin, Francesca

Published by Laurence King Publishing, Ltd., London, 2011
Condition: g+ to vg Soft cover
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Large quarto. 336pp. Original printed wrappers. 'Bringing together an innovative new generation of artists who are defining our aesthetic future - Gavin's book consists of 100 artists all under the age of 35, from disparate locations, working in a variety of mediums. Instead of forcing her view and interpretation of each artist's work onto the reader, Gavin conducted interviews with each individual artist, giving them the chance to explain their work in their own words. With the current economical climate and fast development of technology, the landscape in which today's artists are working is very different to that of only a few decades ago. In that notion this book provides a fascinating reference for art fanatics, novices and those in between, pointing towards new directions in contemporary art: "a class year book of the graduating generation," Gavin explains' (From the publishers).Minor shelf wear. Wrappers in overall good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 39893

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Title: Despite moments of clarity, there is no 'ism...

Publisher: Laurence King Publishing, Ltd., London

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:g+ to vg

Edition: First edition.

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Since 1985 we offer individual books for sale from our inventory of 150,000 rare, out-of-print and antiquarian volumes on many topics, with an emphasis on Judaica, Hebraica, Bibles and rabbinics, the fine and decorative arts, architecture, photography, textile and wallpaper sample books, Bauhaus and the avant garde, expressionist dance, Olympic Games and sport, the ancient near-east and archeology, erotica, illustrated and foreign-language books, especially German, Yiddish, Polish and Hebrew, as well as books from the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich, plus Russian constructivist materials. We create book collections, both large and small, for individuals, decorators, archives and libraries¿currently available: a 10,000-volume research collection on Judaica in the German language. In addition, we maintain a beguiling selection of original works of art and photography. Eric Chaim Kline provides appraisal services for estate, insurance and tax purposes, often helping to match book donors with libraries and museums. We purchase books of merit and entire collections; we also take books on consignment with favorable terms. We are a rental source for movie and tv production, occasionally providing the prop on which the plot turns. Traveling throughout the U.S. and Europe, Eric Chaim Kline has been buying and selling old and rare books since the 1980¿s, when in graduate school at Brandeis University. Proprietor of bookshops in several Los Angeles locations since 1985, he hosts visitors by appointment in our lively bookstore and ships books to collectors, libraries and museums worldwide. Kline occasionally lectures on topics in book collecting and Jewish studies. He sponsors the annual Bibliography Award granted by the Association of Jewish Libraries and serves on the national board of the Antiquarian Booksellers¿ Association of America. We welcome your inquiries.

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