21st-Century Jewellery Designers: An Inspired StyleAn exploration of the passions and inspirations that have ignited the creation of sumptuous jewels with a definitively contemporary touchPresents the stories and designs of leading contemporary jewelry designers working across the globe - France, th..
A Moon Watch Story: The Extraordinary Destiny of the Omega SpeedmasterOne small step for a man, a giant leap for mankind and an extraordinary destiny for the watch that accompanied Man’s first steps on the Moon, thereby becoming the greatest icon in watchmaking history: the Omega Speedmaster “Moonwa..
Adorning Fashion: The History of Costume Jewellery to Modern TimesDefinitive, comprehensive overview of costume jewelryFollows the evolution of costume jewelry from bourgeois France to the present dayLavishly illustrated reference book - a must-buy for jewelry enthusiasts and fashion historiansInclu..
Aegean Legacies: Greek Island Embroideries From The Ashmolean Museummbroideries from the Greek islands dazzle with their bright colours and charming motifs. This publication reveals little-known pieces from the Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford, newly photographed and published here for t..
African Apparel: Threaded Transformations across the 20th CenturyAccompanies a major exhibition at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College (18 January-15 May 2020)Essential reading for those interested in African textiles, jewelry, clothing, history, and cultural studiesIncludes unpublished ar..
African Textiles: The Karun Thakar CollectionThis book offers a fascinating journey through the history and culture of textiles in Africa drawn from the private collection of Karun Thakar, widely considered to be one of the best in the world. This collection of rare and exquisite textiles from Centr..
AHCI – The Independent Spirit: Time Makers Since 1985AHCI’s landmark book, celebrating 35 years’ support of independent Swiss Fine WatchmakingThe anniversary book that brings together the independent creators of the finest Swiss watchesThe Academy of Independent Creators in Watchmaking (Académie Hor..
Ai Weiwei 40th Ed.As his personal circumstances move in constant flux, Ai Weiwei remains a cultural magnet. Renowned for his political activism and social media activity almost as much as for his social interventions, contemporary approach to the readymade, and knowledge of Chinese traditional craft..
Alfred Stieglitz. Camera WorkPhotographer, writer, publisher, and curator Alfred Stieglitz (1864–1946) was a visionary far ahead of his time. Around the turn of the 20th century, he founded the Photo-Secession, a progressive movement concerned with advancing the creative possibilities of photography..
Andrew Grima: The Father of Modern Jewellery“Since discovering the work of Andrew Grima, I have not only become a collector of his exquisite creations, I have also become one of the many to be inspired by his unique and inimitable designs. Each piece of jewellery, each watch, each object is a sculpt..
ArakiDecades’ worth of images have been distilled down to 512 pages of photographs in this ultimate retrospective collection of Nobuyoshi Araki’s work, selected by the artist himself.First published as a Limited Edition and now back in a new format to celebrate TASCHEN’s 40th anniversary, the curati..