The Story of the British Council, Visual Arts, and a Changing World
A lively history of the collection and presentation of visual art by one of the most influential cultural bodies in the world.
Discovery and Invention – The Early Graphic Works
Foreword by David Cleaton-Roberts
Texts by Brenda Danilowitz and Jeannette Redensek
Offers a fresh and surprising view of a celebrated pioneer of modernism and one of the most important artists of the twentieth century.
The Art of Richard Hamilton
A brilliant new introduction to the art of one of the most influential and prescient artists of the 20th century, whose seminal work explored postwar consumer society and 'pop' culture.
Foreword by Sir Nicholas Serota
Texts by John McEwen, Elizabeth Gilmore and Victoria Howarth
The first monograph in two decades to explore the work of a ground-breaking but overlooked painter described by Nicholas Serota as the ‘brightest of a bright generation’.
Preface by Emile Gauguin
A beautiful facsimile of the first English translation of Gauguin’s frank and entertaining memoir, written just before he died, in which he reveals his innermost thoughts on art, life and love.
Introduction by Louis Weinberg
July 2018 (first publ. 1918)
A beautiful clothbound centenary facsimile of a rare early book on the father of modern sculpture.
Preface and introduction by Arthur Symons
April 2018 (first publ. 1918)
A beautiful clothbound centenary facsimile of the first definitive book on the work of one of the most controversial and influential artists of the Aesthetic and Art Nouveau movements.
John S. Dixon
The only book in print to present paintings of all the key feasts in the Christian calendar by Old Masters from the early Renaissance onwards.
Edited by Hannah Higham
Texts by Sebastiano Barassi, Tania Moore, Jon Wood
A gorgeous book exploring the formative years of the young Henry Moore and his emergence as an iconic modern sculptor of international repute.
Painter of Inner Worlds
The extraordinary story of the life and work of the first female modern Turkish-Jordanian painter and a pioneer of twentieth-century abstraction.
Edited by Warren Carter, Barnaby Haran and Frederic J. Schwartz
£25.00 (hardback £45.00), e-book £20.00 / £16.66
Progressive art historians are again recognizing the relevance of Marx’s ideas to their practice. This volume includes thirty academics who are reshaping art history on Marxist lines.
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e-book £9.99 / £8.32
Published to coincide with the centenary of his birth, this book tells the enthralling story of this flamboyant and controversial artist from his humble beginnings to the highs and lows of later life.