Titles by Subject
Written by Juliet Sear, Photographed by Helen Cathcart
Whether it’s a birthday, wedding, or dinner party, there’s no better way to celebrate than with a slice of glorious cake. In Cakeology, Juliet shows home bakers how to take your cakes to the next level with her favorite and most impressive projects.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 240 pages | $29.95
Written by Alexandre de Vogüé, Jean-Charles de Vogüé and Ascanio de Vogüé, Photographed by Bruno Ehrs
An insider’s tour of the magnificent seventeenth-century castle and gardens, conceived by Le Vau, Le Brun, and Le Nôtre, that inspired the great châteaux of Europe. Vaux le Vicomte’s rich history began in 1641, when infamous finance minister Nicolas Fouquet bought the estate and enlisted architect Louis Le Vau, decorator Charles Le Brun, and garden designer André Le Nôtre to transform it into a lavish residence. His extravagance piqued Louis XIV’s jealousy, and he was thrown…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 192 pages | $34.95
Written by Gary Indiana
The long-awaited memoir from one of the most acclaimed radical writers in American literature. Described by the London Review of Books as one of “the most brilliant critics writing in America today,” Gary Indiana is a true radical whose caustic voice has by turns haunted and influenced the literary and artistic establishments.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 240 pages | $25.95
Text by Chris Wiley
This catalog serves as a fully illustrated look into the world of artists Jonas Wood and Shio Kusaka, published in conjunction with the artists’ debut exhibition at Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong. Both Kusaka’s porcelain vessels and Wood’s drawn and painted interiors are depicted within this new book in vibrant color plates and photographs. Wood and Kusaka draw from each other’s work as painter and potter to probe the tensions between representation and expression, precision and chance,…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 220 pages | $50.00
Written by Suzanne Hudson, Contribution by Christopher Bedford, Catherine Lord, Siddhartha Mukherjee and Katy Siegel
Accompanying a major exhibition, this stunning survey and important monograph highlights more than two decades’ worth of Lisa Yuskavage’s brilliant and controversial paintings. Internationally acclaimed American painter Lisa Yuskavage is known for her seductive yet unsettling work, in which cartoony, vulgar, angelic young nymphs are cast within fantastical landscapes or theatrical interiors. In this dazzling monograph she presents the confrontational imagery, luscious paint, and technical virtuosity that are her signature, blurring the boundaries between high art’s…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 242 pages | $65.00
Written by Robert Pincus-Witten
Spanning more than forty-five years, the works presented in this volume trace the theme of suspension throughout Bourgeois’s long career. Along with a group of drawings from the 1940s, the selection of works presented in this volume demonstrate the myriad ways in which Louise Bourgeois approached material, form, and scale.
September 2015 | Trade Paperback | 88 pages | $39.95
Written by Lucy Cufflin
Lucy’s Bakes is Lucy Cufflin’s baking bible, full of secrets on how to make divine cakes and bakes with minimum fuss or baking knowledge. Uncomplicated and delicious, these recipes are perfect for novice bakers, busy parents and cake-lovers, who want impressive treats, and fast!
September 2015 | Hardcover | 208 pages | $29.95
Written by Manolo Blahnik, Contribution by Michael Roberts, Pedro Almodóvar, Mary Beard and Eric Boman
The first comprehensive and lavishly illustrated volume to document the influences and life work of Manolo Blahnik, one of the most influential and talked-about icons in contemporary fashion. Featuring more than forty years of shoe design, this is the definitive monograph of the work of Manolo Blahnik, one of the titans of contemporary fashion. This book is a comprehensive survey of Blahnik’s work and provides access to never-before-seen photography of his designs. Drawing inspiration from the…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 488 pages | $150.00
Written by Calvin Tomkins and Adina Kamien Kazhdan
A catalog documenting an exhibition of Marcel Duchamp’s editioned readymades at Gagosian Gallery, New York, replicating his American debut at Cordier & Ekstrom in the same building in 1965 and including new essays. Marcel Duchamp’s first readymade, a standard bicycle wheel attached to a wooden stool, came about “as a pleasure, something to have in my room the way you have a fire, or a pencil sharpener, except that there was no usefulness.” Over the ensuing decades…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 115 pages | $80.00
Written by Sandra Mahut, Illustrated by Jane Teasdale
Satisfy that chocolate craving as soon as it strikes with Mug Cakes: Chocolate—recipes for quick and delicious chocolate cakes that require minimal effort and time. Mix a simple batter in a mug with a fork using whatever ingredients you have in your cupboard, microwave for a few minutes, and zap! You have a heavenly, gooey cake to indulge in all by yourself.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 72 pages | $11.95