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              Books in the Contemporary Artists Series series

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              Nancy Spero

              Nancy Spero (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Bird, Jon; Isaak, Jo Anna; Jardine, Alice A.; Lotringer, Sylvere; Kubrick, Stanley

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              This text examines the work of artist, Nancy Spero. Her subject matter, the depiction of women, has ranged from the writings of Artaud to the Vietnam war. She collages her images onto long papyrus-like friezes that combine totemic figures with mythological and historical chronicl...es.
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              ISBN 9780714833408
              Released NZ 13 Jun 1996
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Jeff Wall
               

              Jeff Wall (Paperback, Revised edition)

              By Chevrier, Jean-Francois; Duve, Thierry; Groys, Boris; Wall, Jeff; Volume editor Pelenc, Arielle

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              The work of Jeff Wall has established photography at the forefront of contemporary art. In this revised edition, new writings by the artist add to the selection of his texts and interviews. An essay by French historian of art and photography surveys developments in the artists wo...rk since 1995.
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              ISBN 9780714839516
              Released NZ 17 Apr 2002
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Richard Prince

              Richard Prince (Paperback, New title)

              Contributions by Brooks, Rosetta; Nicholls, Sheila; Prince, Richard

              Richard Prince is one of America's best-known artists internationally. Part of the 1980s generation of innovative, New York-based American artists, Prince combines the media of painting, artist's books and photography to offer peculiar views into the margins of American culture.

              ISBN 9780714841649
              Released NZ 26 May 2003
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Alex Katz

              Alex Katz (Paperback, New title)

              By Storr, Robert; By (artist) Katz, Alex; By Ratcliff, Carter; Blazwick, Iwona

              This title concerns the work of Alex Katz, a towering figure in contemporary painting and a key New York-based artist since the early 1960s. Katz is best known for his distinct portraits of sophisticated, irresistible women, masterfully painted using precise, broad areas of colou...r.
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              ISBN 9780714844077
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2006
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Mike Kelley
               

              Mike Kelley (Paperback)

              By Bataille, Georges; Fort, Charles; Graw, Isabelle; etc.

              In a survey of Californian-based artist Mike Kelly, the author of this volume discusses with the artist his various aesthetic and symbolic strategies in both the American and In European contexts.

              ISBN 9780714838342
              Released NZ 2 Nov 1999
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Jose Luis Sert: 1901-1983

              Jose Luis Sert: 1901-1983 (Hardback, New title)

              By Electa SpA, Mondadori; Rovira, Josep M.

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              An in-depth, illustrated look at the life and career of Jose Luis Sert (1902-1983), the Spanish architect, city planner and urbanist whose buildings and theories were equally influenced by his work with Le Corbusier, by the International Style, and by his roots in Barcelona and C...atalan modernism.
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              ISBN 9781904313212
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2004
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Stan Douglas

              Stan Douglas (Paperback)

              By Clover, Carol J.; Deleuze, Gilles; Douglas, Stan

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              Surveys the work of Stan Douglas in relation to late-20th century aesthetics, politics and psychoanalysis. The work includes analyses of Douglas' installation, Der Sandmann , discussion of the artist's working processes and themes, and project notes for his works and scripts.

              ISBN 9780714837963
              Released NZ 20 Oct 1998
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Paul McCarthy

              Paul McCarthy (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Di Pietrantonio, Giacinto; McCarthy, Paul; Rugoff, Ralph; Stiles, Kristine; Sartre, Jean-Paul

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              This text surveys the work of American artist Paul McCarthy, in performance, installation, sculpture and video. Visceral but synthetic, he combines plastic prosthetics with simulated body fluids in cartoonish, yet disturbing mediations on contemporary America.

              ISBN 9780714835525
              Released NZ 10 Oct 1996
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Thomas Schutte

              Thomas Schutte (Paperback)

              By Heynen, Julian; Lingwood, James; Seneca, Harry; Wakefield, Neville

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              This text will be the official catalogue for the first solo exhibition of German artist Thomas Schutte's work in London. His work includes figurative sculptures, models, banners and watercolours, and he uses materials ranging from wood and bronze to vegetables to evoke dramatic s...cenarios.
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              ISBN 9780714837147
              Released NZ 12 Nov 1999
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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              Cildo Meireles

              Cildo Meireles (Paperback)

              By Borges, Jorge Luis; Cameron, Dan; Herkenhoff, Paulo; Moaquera, Gerardo; etc.

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              In this analysis of the work by the Brazilian installation artist Cildo Meireles, the critic Paulo Herkenhoff looks at the impact of Meireles' work on the international art of the 1990s. The work is also set in its historical context and in relation to the artist's predecessors a...nd contemporaries.
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              ISBN 9780714838588
              Released NZ 30 Sep 1999
              Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Contemporary Artists Series
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