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Art and Visual Culture: Articles, Images, Dictionaries, and Encyclopedias

New Books in Art and Visual Culture

Link to New Books in Art and Visual Culture at Ladd Library
Radical architecture of the future / Beatrice Galilee
Inhabiting the negative space : Virtual Commencement 2020, Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, May 28, 2020 / by Jenny Odell ; foreword by Sarah M. Whiting
Culture strike : art and museums in an age of protest / Laura Raicovich
Creative theories of (just-about) everything : a journey into origins and imaginations / Jeroen Lutters ; art works, Ina Meijer
After us the deluge : the human consequences of rising sea levels / Kadir van Lohuizen ; texts, Kadir van Lohuizen [and eight others]
The infinite conversations : conversations 2014-2018 / Hans Ulrich Obrist ; in collaboration with the Foundation Cartier pour l'art contemporain ; translation from the French, Emma Lingwood ; translation from the Spanish, Gregory Dechant
Bauhaus futures [electronic resource] / edited by Laura Forlano, Molly Wright Steenson, and Mike Ananny
Discipline-based art education [electronic resource] : a curriculum sampler / edited by Kay Alexander and Michael Day
Don't get a job ... make a job [electronic resource] : how to make it as a creative graduate / Gem Barton
The Conscious Creative : Practical Ethics for Purposeful Work
Horizontal together : art, dance, and queer embodiment in 1960s New York / Paisid Aramphongphan
Iittala / edited by Florencia Colombo and Ville Kokkonen
Jasper Johns : mind/mirror / Carlos Basualdo and Scott Rothkopf ; with contributions by Emmanuel Alloa, Andrianna Campbell-LaFleur, Carroll Dunham, Flavio Fergonzi, Ruth Fine, Michio Hayashi, Terrance Hayes, Michael Ann Holly, Ralph Lemon, Alexander Nemerov, R.H. Quaytman, Jennifer L. Roberts, Drew Sawyer, Sandra Skurvida, Colm Tóibín, and Hannah Yohalem
Object lessons : the Bauhaus and Harvard / edited by Laura Muir ; with contributions by Francesca G. Bewer [and 17 others]
Leif Trenkler : beauty / Autoren, Stephanie Götsch, Gottfried Knapp
Judy Chicago : in the making / Claudia Schmuckli with Jenni Sorkin and Janna Keegan ; Foreword [By] Thomas P. Campbell
Magnetic North : imagining Canada in painting 1910-40 / editor, Martina Weinhart with Georgiana Uhlyarik ; translation (German-English), Susie Hondl, Amy Klement, Bram Opstelten
Once upon a China / CJ Lim + Steve McCloy
Kurt Jackson's Sea / Kurt Jackson
Yinka Shonibare CBE : End of empire / Thorsten Sadowsky
Each/Other : Marie Watt and Cannupa Hanska Luger / edited by John P. Lukavic
The ends of art criticism / Patricia Bickers
Jacoba van Heemskerck : truly modern / editors, Luisa Pauline Fink, Sebastian Möllers, Henrike Mund, Christina Végh

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