Simone PheulpinSimone Pheulpin’s works can be found in London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, the Art Institute of Chicago and in the Musée des arts décoratifs de ParisSimone’s amazing textile art piles up dense folds of cotton cloth, held together only by simple (and invisible) metal pins, creating s..
Small ArchitectureOver the years, talented architects have occasionally indulged themselves with the challenge of designing small but perfectly formed buildings. Today, with reduced budgets, many architects have turned in a more focused way to creating works that may be diminutive in their dimension..
Stars of the Caucasus: Silk Embroideries From AzerbaijanFirst book on the subject of antique Azerbaijan silk embroideriesContains previously unpublished research and previously unseen materialBy a selection of world-leading experts and scholarsPublished on the occasion of an important international ..
Textile as Resistance - Textiel in VerzetTextile is a vector of identity - something more important than ever in times of war and crisis in particular. It is connected to the body it covers like a second skin. It both conceals and reveals, and contains a history and iconography whose roots often lie..
Textiles from Borneo: The Iban, Kantu, Ketungau, and Mualang PeoplesThe textile art from northern Borneo, made by the Iban, Kantu, Ketungau, and Mualang tribes, is highly distinctive and extraordinarily rich. In this remarkable book, more than 150 full-page brilliant color photographs of textiles fr..
Textiles of IndiaThis magnificently illustrated and deeply researched volume takes the reader on a journey throughout the Indian subcontinent to explore the history and traditions of its textiles.India’s rich and vibrant textile tradition boasts an enormous range of techniques and extraordinary leve..
Textiles of IndonesiaDrawn from one of the world’s leading textile collections, this magnificently presented array of traditional weavings from the Indonesian archipelago provides a unique window into the region’s cultures, rites, and history.Gathered over the course of four decades, the Thomas Murr..
Textiles Of Japan: The Thomas Murray CollectionFrom rugged Japanese firemen’s ceremonial robes and austere rural work-wear to colorful, delicately-patterned cotton kimonos, this lavishly illustrated volume explores Japan’s rich tradition of textiles.Textiles are an eloquent form of cultural expressi..
The Age of Collage Vol. 3: Contemporary Collage in Modern ArtCut, paste, create: while collage was conceived in the early 1900’s, it seems to be the perfect form of expression for the 21st-century, with all its juxtapositions, eclecticism, and strange bedfellows. In our present age of collage, the s..
The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel. 40th Ed.Ernst Haeckel (1834–1919) was a German-born biologist, naturalist, evolutionist, artist, philosopher, and doctor who spent his life researching flora and fauna from the highest mountaintops to the deepest ocean. A vociferous supporter and developer of Da..
The Art of Impermanence: Japanese Works from the John C. Weber Collection and Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd CollectionThe book includes works ranging in date from the Final Jomon period (ca. 1000–300 B.C.E.) to the 20th century. This dazzling range of art reflects the broad, yet nuanced ways ..