New and Recommended Art Books

September brings with it the appropriate weather to enjoy Cindy Sherman chewing up the furniture, revolutionary postcards from Imperial Russia and Paul Klee's Angels. Have a look at our new and reommended art and design books.

Cindy Sherman

Paul Moorhouse

From the publisher:

This book, which accompanies a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, considers Cindy Sherman’s oeuvre through the lens of portraiture. Featuring key examples ...

Keith Haring

edited by Darren Pih

From the publisher:

An energetic and accessible introduction to the work of iconic American artist Keith Haring, this publication places him firmly within the social and cultural developments of ...

The Angels of Paul Klee

Boris Friedewald

From the publisher:

Paul Klee’s angels are as precious artworks as gentle companions – here almost 50 images of his angels are gathered in a wonderful gift book.

The Beauty of Everyday Things

Soetsu Yanagi, translated by Michael Brase

From the publisher:

Long revered as the authority on craftsmanship and Japanese aesthetics, Yanagi devoted his life and writing to defend the value of craft. In an age of feeble and ugly ...

Ai Weiwei: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Nicholas Baume, contributions by Daniel S. Palmer and Katerina Stathopoulou

From the publisher:

A comprehensive presentation of Ai Weiwei’s recent public art exhibition Good Fences Make Good Neighbors, a powerful reflection on the global refugee crisis