Titles by Subject
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 Sebastien Siraudeau
Combining bucolic charm and modern elegance, this new collection of French country interiors provides boundless inspiration for interior design enthusiasts and home decoration aficionados. This charming volume features a dozen interiors which bring together vintage and modern styles, for the ultimate in French country interiors. The homes represent a diverse range of possibilities for interior style, from the clean white lines and open floor plan of a barn converted into a modern loft to a traditional…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 208 pages | $34.95
Written by Andre Leon Talley, Preface by Paula Wallace, Foreword by Anna Wintour, Contribution by Julia Reed, Photographed by Adam Kuehl
A sumptuous monograph tracing the life and legacy of fashion luminary Oscar de la Renta. In October 2014 one of the fashion world’s champions, Oscar de la Renta, passed away, a great loss brightened by the innumerable successes of his half-century reign. The acclaimed fashion designer dressed first ladies from Kennedy to Obama, and celebrities from Beyoncé to Sarah Jessica Parker. Renowned for his unique charm, impeccable taste, and original lifestyle, he married the highest standards…
September 2015 | Hardcover | 176 pages | $50.00
Written by Francesca Pola
This volume celebrates the work of the Italian artist Paolo Scheggi during the 1960s: the seminal and crucial creative decade prior to his untimely death in 1971 at the age of thirty-one. A selection of his paintings, including some unpublished canvases from private collections, reaffirms the role played by Scheggi in the development of modern art in Italy.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 224 pages | $65.00
Edited by Patrick Mauries, Contribution by Ginevra Quadrio Curzio, Barnaba Fornasetti, Gio Ponti and Olivier Gabet
An extensive illustrated survey of one of the most inventive design minds of the twentieth century. Combining whimsy and elegance, Piero Fornasetti transformed everyday objects like cups, scarves, and plates into much sought-after works of art with his idiosyncratic motifs, such as the hand, the female face, and luminescent fish. His dazzling pieces of trompe l’oeil furniture, created in collaboration with Gio Ponti, are also highly prized by collectors worldwide.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 292 pages | $65.00
Edited by Vincenzo Sansonetti
A devotional keepsake that focuses on Pope Francis’s love for the Virgin Mary. This beautifully illustrated book highlights one of the main aspects of Pope Francis’s spirituality: his veneration of the Virgin Mary. A valuable source of inspiration, this book includes a collection of quotes from his speeches, prayers, and tweets that directly refer to his worship of the Holy Mary.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 272 pages | $24.95
Written by Luca Molinari
A fresh face in the urban landscape, the architectural transformation of an important area in the center of Milan represents an occasion for experimental research in the city. The volume describes the process leading to the Porta Nuova area in all its phases. It brings together the voices of all the different actors who contributed to the project: producers, developers, public administrators, and all the planners who worked on the area.
September 2015 | Hardcover | 288 pages | $80.00