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Art

Art

Find inspiration for your next masterpiece in Gestalten’s collection of books about art. Our books cover the latest trends in contemporary art as well as the exciting artists making waves around the world. Between its dust jackets, a good art book can offer more than a museum. Discover your next favorite work of art from the comfort of your coffee table.

 

Zwischen zwei Buchdeckel passt manchmal mehr als in ein Museum. Gestaltens Kunstbücher bieten Überblick über aktuelle Strömungen und Trends und porträtieren die hervorstechenden Künstler der Gegenwart. Als fundierte Monografie oder visueller Sammelband bieten die Bücher vielseitige Inspiration.
A Poor Collector's Guide to Buying Great Art

A Poor Collector's Guide to Buying Great Art

 Art
Everything you always wanted to know about the art market but were afraid to ask. A pioneering collector explains how to use passion and intuition to acquire key pieces or build a collection—even on a limited budget.
Authors: 
Erling Kagge
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€29.90 / $39.95 / £25.00
Shop Price: €29.90
The Age of Collage Vol. 2

The Age of Collage Vol. 2

 Art
Contemporary Collage in Modern Art
The Age of Collage Vol. 2 documents current developments in the world of collage and reveals why this technique is as fresh as ever.
Editors: 
Dennis Busch & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $60.00 / £40.00
Shop Price: €44.00
Best of German Interior Design

Best of German Interior Design

The masters of German interior design
Editors: 
Christian Boros, Florian Langenscheidt, Olaf Salié, Axel Schramm
Language: 
German / English
Catalog Price: 
€58.00 / $88.00 / £50.00
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Tita Giese

Tita Giese

Pflanzenprojekte
Germany’s Most Extravagant Plant Expert
Editors: 
Ed. Robert Grunenberg
Language: 
German / English
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Armin Morbach

Armin Morbach

Irony
Armin Morbach—A name is becoming a brand
Language: 
German / English
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€58.00 / $88.00 / £50.00
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Carsten Nicolai

Carsten Nicolai

 Art
Parallel Lines Cross at Infinity
Carsten Nicolai's stimulating audio-visual art challenges our perception and worldview. This book explores the work of the internationally renowned German artist.
Editors: 
Gerd Harry Lybke, Carsten Nicolai
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€49.90 / $78.00 / £45.00
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Olaf Breuning

Olaf Breuning

 Art
Interdisciplinary artist Olaf Breuning depicts the world we live in with a keen sense of irony.
Authors: 
Olaf Breuning
Editors: 
Alain Bieber
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $55.00 / £35.00
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Copy Paste

Copy Paste

How Advertising Recycles Ideas
Hidden behind a mask and wearing a cloak of creative curiosity, Joe la Pompe unmasks copycat advertising campaigns and inspires us all to take a closer look.
Authors: 
Joe la Pompe
Editors: 
Mike Koedinger
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $55.00 / £35.00
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Papercraft 2

Papercraft 2

Design and Art with Paper
Outstanding creative work with paper.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
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Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $68.00 / £40.00
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Cutting Edges

Cutting Edges

Contemporary Collage
The new heyday of collage in current art, illustration, and design.
Editors: 
Gestalten & James Gallagher
Language: 
English
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Art & Agenda

Art & Agenda

 Art
Political Art and Activism
Explores the current interrelationship between politics, art, and activism.
Editors: 
Gestalten, Alain Bieber, Pedro Alonzo, Gregor Jansen
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $68.00 / £40.00
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Brad Downey

Brad Downey

 Art
Spontaneous Sculptures
Clever and provocative urban interventions by a master of the genre.
Authors: 
Brad Downey
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€25.00 / $40.00 / £23.00
Shop Price: €25.00
Neither Here Nor There

Neither Here Nor There

The Art of Oliver Jeffers
The world famous children’s book illustrator reveals the range of his artistic skill.
Editors: 
Richard Seabrooke
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€29.90 / $45.00 / £27.50
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Black Antoinette

Black Antoinette

The Work of Olaf Hajek
Recent work by one of the most internationally sought-after illustration artists.
Authors: 
Olaf Hajek
Editors: 
Gestalten
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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The Age of Collage

The Age of Collage

 Art
Contemporary Collage in Modern Art
Spontaneous, irreverent, and personal, collage fits more perfectly into our current world than almost any other artistic technique.
Editors: 
Dennis Busch & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $58.00 / £34.99
Shop Price: €39.90
VORN #7

VORN #7

The Face of Morality
Vorn–at the junction of book and magazine.
Editors: 
Joachim Baldauf, Uta Grosenick
Language: 
English/German
Release Date: 
March 2014
Status: 
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Catalog Price: 
€15.00 / $22.00 / £12.50
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Imagine Architecture

Imagine Architecture

Artistic Visions of the Urban Realm
Visual culture influences architecture —and vice versa. Imagine Architecture compiles contemporary perspectives on this exchange from those working in creative fields including installation, sculpture, illustration, photography, and design.
Editors: 
Lukas Feireiss & Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
Sold Out
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $65.00 / £40.00
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Moormann Broschüre Vol. 11

Moormann Broschüre Vol. 11

Fragen Sie nicht, was Ihr Möbel für Sie tun kann / Ask not what your furniture can do for you
Nils Holger did it yet again: a one-man show from a one of a kind furniture designer.
Authors: 
Nils Holger Moormann
Language: 
German / English
Catalog Price: 
€10.00 / $12.00 / £9.00
Shop Price: €10.00
OX

OX

 Art
Public Posters
The prolific French street artist OX creates posters and billboards that impact public spaces in surprising, thought-provoking ways. This is the first comprehensive monograph of his outstanding work.
Editors: 
Alain Bieber, Andreas Ullrich, OX
Language: 
English, German, French
Catalog Price: 
€26.90 / $35.00 / £20.00
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Das Numen

Das Numen

Sensory Perception and Scientific Thinking
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€29.90 / $45.00 / £27.50
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Michael Sailstorfer

Michael Sailstorfer

Reibungsverlust am Arbeitsplatz
Politics with Art History
Editors: 
Freundeskreis Museum Kurhaus, Koekkoek-Haus Kleve e.V., Rochester Art Center
Language: 
German/English
Status: 
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€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Rodel Tapaya

Rodel Tapaya

The Most Important Philippine Contemporary Artist
Editors: 
Matthias Arndt
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Sebastian Kuhn

Sebastian Kuhn

Analog
Pulverizing the World
Language: 
German/ English
Status: 
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€34.90 / $55.00 / £32.50
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Daniel Josefsohn

Daniel Josefsohn

FUCK YES
“Will I ever wear a pair of sneakers again before I die?”
Editors: 
Distanz Verlag
Language: 
German / English
Catalog Price: 
€29.90 / $45.00 / £27.50
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The Institute of Sexology

The Institute of Sexology

 Art
A candid exploration of the most publicly discussed of private acts—sex—and those who have devoted their lives to studying it.
Editors: 
Wellcome Collection
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€35.00 / $45.00
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GLÜCK

GLÜCK

Finding your way to happiness
Editors: 
Autostadt GmbH
Language: 
English/German
Catalog Price: 
€49.90 / $78.00 / £45.00
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David Renggli

David Renggli

Perceptual Pitfalls in Combinations of Colors and Shapes
Language: 
English/German
Status: 
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€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Die Sammlung der Nationalgalerie 1945–1968. Der geteilte Himmel.

Die Sammlung der Nationalgalerie 1945–1968. Der geteilte Himmel.

Die Dokumentation einer Ausstellung
Rigid Frontlines, Sharp Contrasts: Art, Film, and Performance between 1945 and 1968
Editors: 
Joachim Jäger, Udo Kittelmann, Dieter Scholz
Language: 
German
Catalog Price: 
€58.00 / $88.00 / £50.00
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Julia Oschatz

Julia Oschatz

Staged Gazes
Language: 
German/English
Status: 
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€34.90 / $55.00 / £32.50
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Zvi Goldstein

Zvi Goldstein

The Limits of My Knowledge: WORKS 1969–2014
A Collision with the Modern World
Editors: 
Eva Meyer-Hermann; The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $68.00 / £40.00
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Die Sammlung der Nationalgalerie 1900-1945. Moderne Zeiten.

Die Sammlung der Nationalgalerie 1900-1945. Moderne Zeiten.

Die Dokumentation einer Ausstellung
A unique reflection on history, art, literature and politics
Editors: 
Udo Kittelmann, Joachim Jäger, Dieter Scholz
Language: 
German
Catalog Price: 
€58.00 / $88.00 / £50.00
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Daniel Seiple

Daniel Seiple

Organized Excursions
Artistic Interventions in Everyday Life
Language: 
English/German
Status: 
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€29.90 / $45.00 / £27.50
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