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A Fatal Attraction
Art and the Media

1982, 24 pp., 20 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-03-1
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
A History of the Renaissance Society:
1990-2000

Hardcover edition

2004, 300 pp., 99 color, 119 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 9-41548-47-3
$ 70.00 Members: $ 56.00
 
A History of the Renaissance Society:
1990-2000

Paperback Edition

2004, 300 pp., 99 color, 119 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 9-41548-47-3
$ 45.00 Members: $ 36.00
 
A History of the Renaissance Society:
The First Seventy-Five Years

Hardcover Edition

1994, 200 pp., 36 color, 68 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 0-941548-28-7
$ 60.00 Members: $ 48.00
 
A History of the Renaissance Society:
The First Seventy-Five Years

Paperback Edition

1994, 200 pp., 36 color, 68 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-28-7
sold out
 
A Selection of Works by Twentieth Century Artists
1934, paperback, 43 pp., 15 b/w illus.
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Max Ackerman
1969, 86 pp., 15 color, 73 b/w illus., paperback
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Affected Machines/ Machines Affectees
1987, paperback, 106 pp, 12 color, 12 b/w illus.
ISBN 2-90-1432-53-0
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Allora and Calzadilla
2010, Hardcover, 10.5 x 8.5 inches,
156 pp, 146 color, 50 b/w illus.
ISBN 978-3-03764-027-2
$ 55.00 Members: $ 44.00
 
An Exhibition of Ancient Chinese Paintings
1941, paperback, 8 pp., 1 b/w illus.
sold out
 
An Exhibition of Drawings and Prints by English Artists of the 18th and Early 19th Centuries
1946, sold out

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An Exhibition of Medical Drawings by Ivan Lorraine Albright
1972, paperback, 7 pp., 2 color illus.
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Art Deco: Trends in Design
1973, paperback, 16 pp., 19 b/w illus.
$ 8.00 Members: $ 6.40
 
Michael Asher
1991, 64 pp., 26 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-20-1
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Austrian Drawings: G?nter Brus
Hermann Nitsch
Arnulf Rainer

1986, 24 pp., 18 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0941548-09-0
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Miroslaw Balka
36,6

1992, 44 pp., 27 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-25-2
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Yto Barrada
Riffs

2011, English Edition, 164 pg, 87 color illustrations
ISBN 978-3-7757-3021-1
$ 45.00 Members: $ 36.00
 
Dawoud Bey
Picturing People

2013, Hardcover, 9 x 8 inches, 115 pages, 40 color images, 25 b/w images
ISBN 0-941548-59-7
$ 35.00 Members: $ 28.00
 
Black Is, Black Ain't
2013, Hardcover, clothbound, 192 pg, 117 color illustrations
ISBN 0-941548-60-0
$ 45.00 Members: $ 36.00
 
Louise Bourgeois
Femme Maison

1981, softcover, 8.5 x 9.75 inches, 8 pp., 5 b/w illus.
sold out

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Phyllis Bramson: 1973-1986
1986, 28 pp., 16 color, 5 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-10-4
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Victor Burgin
Between

1986, softcover, 192 pp., 110 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-631-15235-0
sold out
 
Jean-Marc Bustamante
1993, 50 pp., 21 color and 29 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 2-86545-109-7
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Cal Arts
Skeptical Belief(s)

1988, 80 pp., 64 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-917493-10-9
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California Performance Now and Then
1981, sold out

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Rodney Carswell
Selected Works: 1975-1993

1993, 36 pp., 14 color and 12 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-26-0
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Chicago's Homage to Henry Moore
1967, 16 pp. 26 b/w illus., paperback
$ 15.00 Members: $ 2.40
 
Chinese Painting at Mid-Century
1971, sold out

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James Coleman
1985, paperback
ISBN 0-941548-08-2
$ 125.00 Members: $ 100.00
 
Contemporary Still Life
1974, 16 pp., 16 b/w illus., paperback
$ 4.00 Members: $ 3.20
 
Contemporary
Italian Masters:

1984, 48 pp., 24 color, 9 b/w illus., paperback
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Current, Faller, and LaZar
Three Photographers from the Southwest

1972, sold out

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Hanne Darboven
Quartett >88<

1990, 792 pp., 65 color and 716 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 3-88375-124-3
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Edgar Degas
Etchings

1964, paperback, 48 pp, 34 b/w illus.
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Willie Doherty
True Nature

2002, 53 pp, 56 color illus., paperback
ISBN 941548-46-5
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Exhibition of Religious Art by Artists of Chicago and Environs
1931, paperback, 44 pp, 20 b/w illus.
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Virginio Ferrari
1967, paperback, 28 pp., 29 b/w illus.
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Peter Fischli and David Weiss
1987, paperback
ISBN 0-938437-19-4
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Julia Fish
View - Selected Paintings and Drawings 1985-1995

1996, 36 pp., 16 col., 5 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-33-3
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Gunther Forg
1989, softcover, 160 pp., 74 color illus.
ISBN 0-917493-13-3
sold out
 
Gunter Forg
Stations of the Cross

1990, 144 pp., 68 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 0-9622605-9
sold out
 
Isa Genzken
Everyone Needs At Least One Window

1992, 149 pp., 11 color, 241 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 3-88375-159-6
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Gaylen Gerber
1995, 32 pp., 7 color, 10 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-31-7
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
German Expressionists
1966, 4 pp, 1 b/w illus.
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Ben Gest
Photographs

2007, hardcover, 81 pp., 36 color illus.
ISBN 0-941548-51-1
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Felix Gonzalez Torres
1994, 79 pp., 36 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-914357-35-2
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Dan Graham
Buildings and Signs

1981, paperback, 56 pp, 49 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-941548-00-7
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Rodney Graham
Works from 1976 to 1994

1994, 136 pp., 31 color illus., 12 b/w illus., hardback
ISBN 0-921972-12-1
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Toni Grand
2002, 60 pp., 10 color, 13 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 941548-43-0
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Katharina Grosse: Atoms Inside Balloons
2009, softcover, 255 pgs., 111 color illus.
ISBN 0-941548-53-8
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Hans Haacke
recent work

1979, paperback, 53 pp, 33 b/w illus.
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Victor Hammer
1948, paperback, 25 pp., 1 b/w illus.
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John Hejduk
Masques

1981, paperback, 12 pp, 4 color illus.
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Georg Herold
Albert Oehlen
Christopher Wool

1989, 32 pp. 21 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-18-X
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Arturo Herrera
1998, 29 pp., 16 color, 4 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-40-6
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
John Hilliard
1989, 30 pp., 5 color, 14 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-15-5
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Thomas Hirschhorn
2000, 144 pp., 16 color, 330 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-86559-181-4
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Pierre Huyghe
The Third Memory

2000, 144pp., 30 color illus., paperback
ISBN 2-84426-038-1
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Ideas in Sculpture, 1965-77
1977, sold out

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Ideas on Paper, 1970-76
1976, sold out
 
In the Realm of the Monochromatic
1979, 10 pp, paperback
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Islamic Prayer Rugs
1973, paperback, 16 pp., 11 b/w illus.
$ 1.00 Members: $ 0.80
 
Miyoko Ito
A Review

1980, 24 pp., 6 b/w and 4 color illus., paperback
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Narelle Jubelin
Soft Shoulder

1994, 60 pp., 14 color illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-30-9
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
On Kawara
Again and Against

1992, 77 pp., 42 color, 50 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 3-928071-05-X
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Mike Kelley
Three Projects

1988, paperback
ISBN 0-941548-14-7
$ 250.00 Members: $ 200.00
 
Martin Kippenberger
No Drawing No Cry

2000, 496pp., 496b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 3-88375-449-8
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Vera Klement
A Retrospective 1953-1986

1987, 32 pp., 18 color, 1 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-12-0
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
John Knight
1983, softcover, 10 pp., 22 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-941548-05-8
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Know What You See
1970, paperback, 16 pp., 1 color, 4 b/w illus.
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Moshekwa Langa
2002, 101pp., 50 color illlus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-45-7
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Judy Ledgerwood
Cold Days

1999, 48 pp., 39 color, 1 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0941548-41-4
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Laura Letinsky
Hardly More Than Ever: Photographs 1997-2004

2004, 164 pp, 62 color, 1 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 0-941548-48-1
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Robert Lostutter
The Watercolors

1984, 38 pp., 12 color, 17 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-06-6
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Jim Lutes
2010, Softcover, 11.75 x 8.25 inches, 87 pp., 38 color illus.
ISBN 0-941548-54-6
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Mark Manders
Isolated Rooms

2005, 2 parts: hardcover 184 pages, paperback 56 pages, 161 b/w, 1 color illus.
ISBN 90-77459-09-x
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Kerry James Marshall
Mementos

2000, 60 pp., 13 color, 6 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 0941548-40-6
$ 45.00 Members: $ 36.00
 
Helen Mirra
Sky-wreck

2002, 67 pp., 35 color illus., paperback
ISBN 941548-44-9
$ 35.00 Members: $ 28.00
 
Modern Makonde Sculpture
from the collection of Izaak and Pera Wirszup

1967, paperback, 12pp, 13 b/w illus.
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Rebecca Morris
Paintings 1996-2005

2005, 87 pages, 39 color illus., paperback
ISBN 0-9-41548-49-x
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Juan Mu?oz
Segment

1990, 77pp., 3 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-21-X
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Nature into Art
1973, 6 pp., paperback
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New Sculpture:
Robert Gober
Jeff Koons
Haim Steinbach

1986, 10 pp., 6 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-11-2
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Avis Newman
1987, 32 pp., 5 color, 10 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-947830-14-6
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Ben Nicholson
A Tool For Fair Measure

2000, 16 pp., paperback
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Objects and Logogtypes
Relationships Between Minimalist Art and Corporate Design

1980, paperback, 12 pp, 7 b/w illus.
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Ed Paschke
Selected Works 1967-81

1982, paperback, 44 pp, 26 b/w, 8 color illus.
ISBN 0-941548-01-5
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Hirsch Perlman
1988, 31 pp., 15 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-17-1
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Mai-Thu Perret
Land of Crystal

2007, softcover, 256 pages, 80 color and 50 b/w images
ISBN 978-3-905701-55-5
$ 49.00 Members: $ 39.00
 
Persona
1996, 96 pp., 23 color illus., paperback
ISSN 1421-1726
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Raymond Pettibon
Thinking of You

1998, 230 pp., 112 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 0-941548-38-4
$ 65.00 Members: $ 52.00
 
Raymond Pettibon
A Reader

1998, 252 pp., 56 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 087633-120-7
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Prairie School Furniture
1972, paperback, 8 pp., 1 b/w illus.
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Pre-Columbian Art
1970, brochure, 4 pp
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Avery Preesman
2008, Softcover, 111 pgs., 82 color, 1 b/w illus.

 


ISBN 0-941548-52-X
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Stephen Prina
Monochrome Painting

1989, 42 pp., 1 b/w illus., 14 hand-tipped plates, paperback
ISBN 0-941548-17-1
$ 15.00 Members: $ 12.00
 
Christina Ramberg
A Retrospective: 1968-1988

1988, 32 pp., 12 color, 11 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-13-9
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Dan Ramirez
Works 1972-1979

1979, 16pp., 1 color, 4 b/w illus., paperback
$ 5.00 Members: $ 4.00
 
Rapid Enamel
1984, 20 pp., 1 color, 14 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-07-4
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Recent Portraiture
1977, 6 pp., paperback
$ 2.00 Members: $ 1.60
 
Barbara Rossi
1991, 40 pp., 14 color, 11 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-22-8
sold out
 
Matt Saunders
Parallel Plot

2013, Hardcover, 10.75 x 8 inches,
128 pp, 13 color/111 b/w illus.
ISBN 978-0-226-73603-7
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Katy Schimert
The Drowned Man

1998, 38 pp., 33 color illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-37-6
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
Nora Schultz
Parrottree

2014, Softcover, 128 pages, 91 color photos
ISBN ISBN 0-941548-61-9
$ 36.61 Members: $ 29.29
 
Allan Sekula
Polonia and Other Fables

2009, softcover, 10.75 x 9 inches, 120 pp., 49 color,13 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-941548-55-4
sold out
 
Seurat and the Evolution of "La Grande Jatte"
1935, hardcover, 7.5 x 5.5 inches, 119 pages, 56 b/w and 1 color images
sold out
 
Several Silences
2012, 2012
Paperback, 11 x 8.5 inches, 72 pages, 16 color illustrations
ISBN ISBN0-941548-57-0
$ 32.00 Members: $ 26.00
 
Scott Short
2010, Softcover, 11 x 8.5 inches, 138 pp., 61 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-941548-56-2
$ 35.00 Members: $ 28.00
 
Shazia Sikander
1999, 63 pp, 29 color, 4 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-42-2
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Michael Singer
New Work

1980, 4 pp., 2 b/w illus., 3-fold brochure
sold out
 
Joan Snyder
1979, 22 pp., 5 color, 3 b/w illus., paperback
$ 4.00 Members: $ 3.20
 
Sobriety and Elegance in the Baroque
1961, paperback, 49 pp., 24 b/w illus.
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Yutaka Sone
2006, 127 pp. 119 color, 7 b/w illus. paperback
ISBN 3-85780-145-X
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Yutaka Sone
Snowflake

2006, 32 pages, all color
ISBN 9-41548-50-3
$ 50.00 Members: $ 40.00
 
Jessica Stockholder
1991, 47 pp., 35 color, 10 b/w illus., hardcover
ISBN 90-73362-12-1, NUGI 921
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Thomas Struth
Photographs

1990, 76 pp., 42 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-19-8
$ 45.00 Members: $ 36.00
 
Studies of Meaning in Art
1934, sold out

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Catherine Sullivan
Five Economies
(big hunt / little hunt)

2002, 64 pp., 37 color, 20 b/w illus., hardback
ISBN 0-943739-24-1
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Diana Thater
China

1996, paperback, 77pp., 10 color, 20 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-941548-32-5
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The Anonymous Image
1974, paperback, 10 pp., 6 b/w illus.
$ 2.00 Members: $ 0.80
 
The Body
1991, 212 pp., 25 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-23-6
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
The Meditative Suface
1984, 23 pp., 13 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-07-X
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
The Seductiveness of the Interval
2009, softcover, 9 x 6.5 inches, 177 pp, 61 color, 15 b/w illus.
ISBN 978-91-977432-7-3
$ 30.00 Members: $ 24.00
 
The Sixth Day
A Survey of Recent Developments in Figurative Sculpture

1983, 24 pp., 21 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-04-X
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Thick Paint
1978, 16 pp., 9 b/w illus. paperback
$ 5.00 Members: $ 4.00
 
Su-mei Tse
2006, hardcover, 203 pp., 43 color illus.
ISBN 2-919893-61-0
$ 40.00 Members: $ 32.00
 
Joelle Tuerlinckx
Study Book

2006, softcover, 685 pp., 103 color and approximately 500 b/w illus.
ISBN 0-942324-24-2
$ 65.00 Members: $ 58.00
 
Turn of
the Century Home

1995, 125 pp., 121 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-29-5
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
Twentieth Century Folk Art
The Herbert W. Hemphill, Jr. Collection

1975, 20 pp., 18 b/w illus., paperback
$ 5.00 Members: $ 4.00
 
Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven
Mistress of the Horizon

2011, 215 pp, all color illustration, hardcover
ISBN 978-90-209-9937-2
$ 62.50 Members: $ 50.00
 
Video and Language/Video as Language
1987, softcover, 6 pp, 26 b/w illus.
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Visionary Images
1979, paperback, 12 pp., 11 b/w illus.
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Kara Walker
1997, 89 pp., 13 color, 34 b/w illus., gold-leaf cover
ISBN 0-941548-34-1
$ 500.00
 
Jeff Wall
1983, 12 pp., 3 color illus., paperback
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Lawrence Weiner
In Relation to Probable Use

1978, 12 pp., paperback
$ 100.00 Members: $ 80.00
 
Why Paint?
1992, 25 pp. 5 b/w illus., 4 color illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-24-4
$ 20.00 Members: $ 16.00
 
Words as Images
1981, 105 pp., 80 b/w illus., paperback
$ 10.00 Members: $ 8.00
 
Heimo Zobernig
1998, 28 pp., 12 color, 1 b/w illus., paperback
ISBN 0-941548-36-8
$ 25.00 Members: $ 20.00
 
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