It is a rare, if not an improbable occurrence, that a reader/reviewer/fashionphile can call a monograph such as Olivier Theyskens: She Walks in Beauty a haunting, moody, poetic, and yet wi
This is a book that celebrates the art of branding, American cotton production, and good old American ingenuity and creativity.
This is not your usual or expected coffee table book focusing on a fine jewelry brand.
American Runway will disappoint many for a variety of reasons.
Stephen Shore by Quentin Bajac and published by The Museum of Modern Art is an encyclopedic collection of Shore’s photographic work that spans five decades.
Spectacular isn’t even close to a word that would properly or sufficiently describe the contents and execution of Resonances de Cartier. There has been a spate of books focusing on the leg
While the subject matter couldn’t be more topical and of the moment, there are several components and aspects of the book that seem to have been left out or just overlooked.
There are libraries filled with books that celebrate the glories of fashion, but there are scant few books that can sit beside Norell: Master of American Fashion.
“Fashionphiles, Francophiles, and the historically inclined will fall in love with this lettre d'amour to the palace of Versailles and to the worl
As one cannot truly categorize poet Clyde Sanborn (1948-1996), neither can one neatly classify this text about his life and writing.
Many people have a hard time remembering what they ate for lunch, what they did yesterday or last weekend, or where they put their eyeglasses and keys.
“Cartoon County is a wonderful read, a paean to a bygone era in art that will delight and inspire.”
Anyone who knows anything about the old Hollywood studio system will tell you that movie stars were treated like Barbie dolls.
“No doubt, Georgia O’Keeffe would paint her support for the #MeToo movement though she might not post the tweets.”
The border between North and South Korea is the Demilitarized Zone (the DMZ). It is one the most heavily militarized strips of land on the planet.
“One can almost imagine Cinderella’s fairy godmother bibbidy-bobbidy-booing her way around with a postmodern fanfare.”
“Cézanne Portraits by John Elderfield is an exquisite book based on the exhibition . . .”
Consider this epic volume to be the last word in everything you ever wanted to know about The House of Worth and its eponymous founder as well as his descendants.
Edgar Degas (1834–1917). Two words and a date range that make a pregnant, robust statement.
Susie Hodge, with her depth and breadth of experience in art history, delivers an approachable panorama of an enigmatic category of art history referred to as Modern Art.
“offers a unique look into one of the world’s forgotten conflicts . . .”
Taking its name from the iconic 1973 Martin Scorsese film, Mean Streets: NYC 1970–1985, this book by Edward Grazda captures the city in all its manic energy. In 1970 Mr.
What is unmistakable here is that Life Is a Stage: Make Up For Ever is as much about the photographic images as it is about the brand.
Gold Dust Woman, the unauthorized biography of pop music legend Stevie Nicks, can be read two ways.
“A bold and ambitious project, Jasper Johns: Pictures within Pictures, 1980–2015 serves as the most comprehensive collection to date of Johns’ mature work.”