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THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.
From Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, the dynamite husband and wife duo behind CreativeSoul Photography, comes GLORY, a photography book that shatters the conventional standards of beauty for Black children.
Featuring a foreword by Amanda Seales
NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • An archive of collective memory and exuberant testimony
A luminous map to navigate an opaque and disorienting present
An infinite geography of possible futures
What does it mean to be Black and alive right now?
A full-color graphic history of global dissent and historical activism, celebrating the possibilities of collective resistance--with an introduction by Charlene Carruthers and a foreword by Rebecca Solnit.
What's new, now and next from contemporary Black artists
From rural Japan to international icon - Yayoi Kusama has spent her remarkable life immersed in her art.
Follow her incredible journey in this vivid graphic biography which details her bold departure from Japan as a young artist, her embrace of the buzzing New York art scene in the 1960s, and her eventual return home and rise to twenty-first-century super-fame.
The debut book from a celebrated artist on the urgent topic of street harassment
$35.96ISBN: 9781576879238Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: powerHouse Books - February 18th, 2020
Brown Bō'hēmians captures the essence and voice of an underrepresented demographic: creative people of color. Influenced by a deeply held belief that stories sculpt our collective narrative, a group of authors and artists came together to create this first-of-its-kind collection.$26.99ISBN: 9781250113382Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Press - March 3rd, 2020
The riveting story of how three years spent in the United States transformed Frida Kahlo into the artist we know today
"[An] insightful debut....Featuring meticulous research and elegant turns of phrase, Stahr’s engrossing account provides scholarly though accessible analysis for both feminists and art lovers." —Publisher's Weekly$58.50ISBN: 9781584237563Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Gingko Press - November 17th, 2020
"This book is all about fearless queer photography." i-D / ViceArt, more than anything, opens up the possibility of approaching one's own sexuality beyond the limits imposed by taboos. Not only does it allow for a risk-free, playful exploration of gender and forbidden desires, but it is unique in capturing its contradictions.$31.50ISBN: 9781510760158Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Skyhorse - November 24th, 2020
Over 500 glorious black-and-white photographs celebrating black culture throughout American history, from Jesse Owens to Barry Bonds, Ella Fitzgerald to Halle Berry.
Tucked away in the dusty halls of the Smithsonian archives and nearly forgotten by most historians, black culture is a vast, complex, interconnected web of different people, trends, and lifestyles.$24.29ISBN: 9781984857583Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ten Speed Press - October 20th, 2020
A compelling photographic history of the important moments of progressive resistance--from the civil rights movement to the present--to inspire the change-makers and activists of today.$26.99ISBN: 9781683962113Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Fantagraphics - September 10th, 2019
This debut graphic novel tells the true life story of a pioneering female painter.