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THE ART OF TIKI

Sven Kirsten, Otto von Stroheim

"While Polynesian Pop is considered kitsch, Kirsten approaches the subject with an authoritative and historical perspective like nobody else." —The Atomic Blog The Art of Tiki is a passionate study...

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HI-FRUCTOSE #42

Attaboy, Annie Owens, editors

From Attaboy, Annie Owens, and Yumfactory, Hi-Fructose showcases an eclectic mix of underground artists, pop surrealists, emerging and rediscovered counter cultures, and awe-inspiring spectacles from around...

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DALÍ BY BAUDOIN

Edmond Daudoin

Genius, eccentric, exhibitionist: There is no shortage of adjectives to describe the great surrealist painter Salvador Dalí (1904–1989). Yet this iconic artist and controversial thinker remains a figure...

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JUXTAPOZ #188

Evan Pricco, editor

Started by Robert Williams, Juxtapoz is the art magazine for "lowbrow" art: tattoo art, graffiti art, car culture art, erotic art, outlaw art, fantasy and sci-fi art, comic-influenced art, etc! In this...

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JUXTAPOZ #187

Evan Pricco, editor

Started by Robert Williams, Juxtapoz is the art magazine for "lowbrow" art: tattoo art, graffiti art, car culture art, erotic art, outlaw art, fantasy and sci-fi art, comic-influenced art, etc! In this...

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THE OUTLAW BIBLE OF AMERICAN ART

Alan Kaufman

The Outlaw Bible of American Art is a 700-page revolutionary art world shocker: a Who’s Who alternative canon of marginalized or famed audodidactic paint-slinging loners who followed their own outrageous,...

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TABBOO!

Stephen Tashjian, Jack Pierson, Elisabeth Kley, Lia Gangitano

Tabboo! The Art of Stephen Tashjian is the first monograph on the legendary underground painter, puppeteer, performer and —alongside Mark Morrisroe, Nan Goldin and Jack Pierson —member of the so-called...

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STREETOPIA

Erick Lyle, editor, Rebecca Solnit, Chris Kraus, Chris Johanson, Various

After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district —featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man —curators...

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SOCIETY IS NIX

Peter Maresca, editor

Seen here for the first time: Origins of the Sunday Comics! This is how it all began! Mit dese kids, society iss nix! So said The Inspector about the Katzenjammer kids. But he could have been speaking...

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JEFFREY JONES DEFINITIVE REFERENCE

Jeffrey Catherine Jones

Vanguard follows their hit Frazetta: The Definitive Reference with Jeffrey Jones: The Definitive Reference. Legendary artist Frank Frazetta once called Hugo Award and World Fantasy Award winner Jones "the...

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PIETER BRUEGEL: NETHERLANDISH ART

Christian Vöhringer

The volumes in this bibliophile series provide unique portraits of European art history. Readers gain fascinating insights into the artists' biographies and their styles: Durer and his famous portraits...

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THE ART OF HERGÉ VOLUME 2: 1937-1949

Philippe Goddin

The second in a three-volume series, this is a selection of Hergé's outstanding, often unpublished, drawings showing the diversity of his work and offering the reader a view of the range of his...

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