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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
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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
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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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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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
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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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Papercraft 2

Papercraft 2

Design and Art with Paper
Outstanding creative work with paper.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€44.00 / $68.00 / £40.00
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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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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
Status: 
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€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
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $58.00 / £34.99
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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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€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: 
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€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
Status: 
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€10.00 / $12.00 / £9.00
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La Biennale di Venezia 2013, Deutscher Pavillon

La Biennale di Venezia 2013, Deutscher Pavillon

 Art
Ai Weiwei, Romuald Karmakar, Santu Mofokeng, Dayanita Singh
Der offizielle Katalog zum Beitrag des Deutschen Pavillons auf der Kunstbiennale Venedig.
Editors: 
Susanne Gaensheimer
Language: 
Deutsch (mit französischen Originaltexten)
Status: 
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€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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La Biennale di Venezia 2013, German Pavilion

La Biennale di Venezia 2013, German Pavilion

 Art
Ai Weiwei, Romuald Karmakar, Santu Mofokeng, Dayanita Singh
The official catalog of Germany's pavilion at the Venice Biennale festival of art.
Editors: 
Susanne Gaensheimer
Language: 
English (including original texts in French)
Status: 
Buyable
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Death

Death

 Art
A Picture Album
Disturbing, Macabre and Moving
Editors: 
Wellcome Collection
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€19.95 / $28.00
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syn chron

syn chron

 Art
by Carsten Nicolai
Carsten Nicolai brings art, architecture, and music together in one inventive project.
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€29.90 / $45.00 / £26.99
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Everything Goes Right & Left If You Want It

Everything Goes Right & Left If You Want It

The Art of Sergei Sviatchenko
Arguably one of the most influential innovators of modern collage.
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€49.90 / $75.00 / £40.00
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CRAS

CRAS

 Art
Stephan Doitschinoff
Powerfully symbolic work by Stephan Doitschinoff, one of the leading talents on the Brazilian art scene.
Authors: 
Stephan Doitschinoff
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $68.00 / £40.00
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Edvard Munch 1863–1944

Edvard Munch 1863–1944

 Art
Der offizielle Katalog zur Osloer Jahrhundertausstellung anlässlich Edvard Munchs 150. Geburtstags.
Editors: 
Jon-Ove Steihaug, Mai Britt Guleng
Language: 
Deutsch
Catalog Price: 
€49.90
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Carnevale—Andrea Ventura

Carnevale—Andrea Ventura

 Art
An Autobiography
The first book to showcase the personal art of Andrea Ventura, one of the world’s most sought-after visual artists.
Authors: 
Andrea Ventura
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £37.50
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Pablo Picasso. Frauen, Stiere, Alte Meister

Pablo Picasso. Frauen, Stiere, Alte Meister

 Art
Graphik und Zeichnungen des Berliner Kupferstichkabinetts
Das graphische Werk Pablo Picassos verdichtet seine großen Themen auf einzigartige Weise.
Authors: 
Anita Beloubek-Hammer
Editors: 
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Language: 
Deutsch, Englische Ausgabe hier
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€49.90 / $75.00 / £45.00
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Pablo Picasso. Women, Bullfights, Old Masters

Pablo Picasso. Women, Bullfights, Old Masters

 Art
Prints and Drawings from the Kupferstichkabinett in Berlin
Pablo Picasso’s graphic work brings his recurring subjects together in a uniquely compact way. Created over seven decades, this artwork is one of the most important graphic collections of the twentieth century.
Authors: 
Anita Beloubek-Hammer
Editors: 
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Language: 
English, German edition here
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€49.90 / $75.00 / £45.00
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Faile: Works on Wood

Faile: Works on Wood

 Art
Process, Paintings and Sculpture
This new publication about the artistic collaboration Faile documents its work with the medium of wood.
Authors: 
Faile
Editors: 
Ian Bourland
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€44.00 / $65.00 / £40.00
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Happy Monday

Happy Monday

 Art
“Sebastian Schrader’s paintings tell of lingering, slowness, and refusing hectic rhythms of time in a way that is picturesquely agile and persistent.” (Christoph Tannert)
Authors: 
Sebastian Schrader
Language: 
German/English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $60.00 / £35.00
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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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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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The Journey of Sebastian Errazuriz

The Journey of Sebastian Errazuriz

Ironic, sophisticated, precise—the work of young Chilean Sebastian Errazuriz moves elegantly between art and design.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€35.00 / $55.00 / £32.50
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High Touch

High Touch

Tactile Design and Visual Explorations
The three-dimensional look of today’s visual culture is being shaped by techniques and styles from fine art and handicraft.
Editors: 
Gestalten
Language: 
English
Catalog Price: 
€39.90 / $58.00 / £37.50
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Beyond the Street

Beyond the Street

 Art
The 100 Leading Figures in Urban Art
Definitive book on street art featuring 100 key figures from around the world in their own words and images.
Editors: 
Patrick Nguyen & Stuart Mackenzie
Language: 
English
Status: 
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€49.90 / $78.00 / £45.00
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