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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: An Architectural Appreciation. Revised edition with a selection of new quotes and images. Book. Hardcover, 76 pages with 36 color illustrations. 7.5 x 7.5 inches.
VI5IONS: 15 YEARS DEUTSCHE + GUGGENHEIM. Commemorative catalogue. Softcover, 250 pages with 510 color illustrations. 11 x 15 inches. Co-published with Deutsche Bank AG.
Picasso Black and White. Exh. cat. Edited by Carmen Giménez with essays by Dore Ashton, Olivier Berggruen, Giménez, and Richard Shiff. Hardcover, 227 pages with 151 color illustrations. 9.75 x 11 inches. Co-published with Prestel Verlag.
Gabriel Orozco: Asterisms. Exh. cat. By Nancy Spector. Hardcover, 120 pages with 502 color illustrations. 8.5 x 11 inches. English and German.
The Hugo Boss Prize 2012. Exh. cat. Contributions by Katherine Brinson, Suzanne Cotter, Dominic Eichler, Kate Fowle, Beatrix Ruf, Adam Szymczyk, and Julie Rodrigues Widholm. Softcover, 92 pages with 123 color illustrations. 10.75 x 13.5 inches.
Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949–1960. Exh. cat. Contributions by Tracey Bashkoff, Megan M. Fontanella, and Joan Marter. Clothbound, 200 pages with 137 color illustrations. 9 x 10 inches.
Being Singular Plural. Revised.
Exh. cat. Essays by Erika Balsom, Kaushik Bhaumik,
Martta Heikkilä, and Sandhini Poddar. Hardcover, 156 pages
with 233 illustrations. 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 inches. English-only edition.
Rineke Dijkstra: A Retrospective. Exh. cat. Contributions by Jennifer Blessing, Sandra S. Phillips, Chelsea Spengemann, and Jan van
Adrichem. Hardcover and softcover, 264 pages with 170 color illustrations. 9.75 x 11.5 inches.
“John Chamberlain (1971), Introduction and Conversation” from John Chamberlain: A Retrospective Exhibition (1971). E-book. Essay by Diane Waldman and an interview with Elizabeth C. Baker, John Chamberlain, Donald Judd, and Waldman. 25 pages, fully illustrated.
Chamberlain: Choices. Exh. cat.
Edited by Susan Davidson
with contributions by Donna De Salvo, Dave
Hickey, Adrian Kohn, Don
Quaintance, and Charles Ray. Hardcover and
softcover, 240 pages with
210 color illustrations. 9.5 x 11.25
Paweł Althamer: Almech. Exh. cat. Contributions by Anne Applebaum, Paweł Moscicki, and Nat Trotman. Softcover, 128 pages with 70 color illustrations. 7.5 x 10.5 inches. English and German.
Like the Goo-Gen-Heim. A. C.
Hollingsworth. E-book, 48 pages,
Once Upon a Time. Exh. cat. Text by Joan Young. Hardcover, 32 pages with 18 color illustrations. German and English. 8.25 x 5.75 inches.
Lee Ufan: Marking Infinity. Exh. cat. Contributions by Tatehata Akira, Nancy Lim, Alexandra Munroe, Reiko Tomii, and Mika Yoshitake. Hardcover, 200 pages with 100 color illustrations. 9.75 x 11.5 inches.
Great Upheaval: Modern Art
from the Guggenheim Collection, 1910–1918.
Exh. cat. Essays by Tracey
Bashkoff, Emily D. Bilski, Milton A. Cohen,
Megan M. Fontanella, and
Tara Ward. Softcover, 224 pages with 150 color
illustrations. 8.5 x
Agathe Snow: All Access World. Exh. cat. Texts by Katherine Brinson and Agathe Snow. Softcover, 76 pages with 26 color illustrations. 10 x 10 inches.
The Luminous Interval. Exh. cat. Texts by Katherine Brinson, Simon Critchley with Jamieson Webster, Brian Sholis, Nancy Spector, and Susan Thompson. Hardcover, 216 pages with 160 color illustrations. 9 x 10.5 inches. English, Spanish, and Greek editions.
Boss Prize, 2010. Exh. cat.
by Katherine Brinson, Maria Lind, Jessica Morgan, Yasmil Raymond,
Angeline Scherf, Helena Tatay, and Kaelen Wilson-Goldie. Spiral bound,
pages with 114 color illustrations. 10.5 x 13.5 inches.
Essays by Jennifer Blessing, Peggy Phelan, Lisa Saltzman, Nancy
and Nat Trotman. Hardcover and softcover, 208 pages with 160
illustrations. 9 x 11 inches. English and Spanish editions.
Utopia Matters: From Brotherhoods to
Bauhaus. Exh. cat. Essays by
Russell Jacoby, and Victor Margolin. 128 pages with 98
illustrations. Hardcover, 11 x 10 inches. English, German, and
Color Fields. Exh. cat. Texts by David Anfam, Richard Armstrong, and Clement Greenberg. Softcover, 76 pages with 19 illustrations. 9.6 x 9.6 inches. Bilingual English and German edition.
Julie Mehretu: Grey Area. Revised edition. Exh. cat. Essays by Joan Young and Brian Dillon. 128 pages with 100 illustrations. Hardcover, 9 x 11 inches.
Robert Rauschenberg: Gluts. Exh. Cat. Edited by Susan Davidson with essays by Trisha Brown and Mimi Thompson. 120 pages with 70 color illustrations. 9.75 x 11 inches. English, German, and Italian editions.
I’d Like the Goo-Gen-Heim. A. C. Hollingsworth. 48 pages, fully
illustrated. 6.75 x 7.75 inches.
Guggenheim Museum Collection: A to Z.
by Nancy Spector. 416 pages with 310 color illustrations. 6 x 9
The Museum of Non-Objective Painting:
Rebay and the Origins of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Edited by Karole Vail, with essays
Tracey Bashkoff, John Hanhardt, and Don Quaintance. 336 pages, fully
10 1/2 x 8 5/8 inches.
The Guggenheim: Frank Lloyd
and the Making of the Modern Museum.
Contributions by Hilary Ballon, Luis Carranza, Pat Kirkham, Neil
Scott Perkins, Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer, Nancy Spector, Angela
and Gillermo Zuaznabar. 248 pages, illustrated throughout. 8.25
Frank Lloyd Wright: From Within Outward. Exh. Cat. Essays by Richard Cleary, Neil Levine, Mina Marefat, Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer, Joseph M. Siry, and Margo Stipe. 368 pages, illustrated throughout. 10 x 11 1/2 inches. Copublished with Skira Rizzoli Publications in association with The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
Picturing America: Photorealism in the 1970s. Exh cat. Edited by Valerie Hillings with contributions by Linda Chase and David Lubin. 180 pages with 84 illustrations. 9 x 10 inches. Bilingual English and German edition.
The Third Mind: Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860–1989. Exh. cat. Edited by Alexandra Munroe. Text by Vivien Greene, Harry Harootuni, Richard King, Alexandra Munroe, Ikuyo Nakagawa, David Patterson, Kathleen Pyne and D. Scott Atkinson, J. Thomas Rimer, Kristine Stiles, and Bert Winther-Tamaki. 468 pages with 270 illustrations. 9 x 12 inches. The index for The Third Mind exhibition catalogue is available online. Download the PDF.
Hugo Boss Prize 2008. Edited by
Joan Young with texts by T. J. Demos, Liza Johnson, Shanna Ketchum-Heap
of Birds, Lars Bang Larsen, and Gerhard Mack. 112 pages with 114
10.5 x 13.5 inches.
Anish Kapoor: Memory. Exh. cat. Essays by Steven Holl with
David van der Leer, Christopher Hornee-Jones, Sandhini Poddar, Gayatri
and Henri Lustiger-Thaler. 128 pages with 60 illustrations. 7 x
theanyspacewhatever. Exh. cat. Edited by Nancy Spector.
by Michael Archer, Jan Avgikos, Daniel Birnbaum, Ina Blom,
Francesco Bonami, Nicolas Bourriaud, Xavier Douroux,
Heike Föll, Hal Foster, Massimiliano Gioni, Michael
Dorothea von Hantelmann, Jens Hoffmann, Chrissie Iles, Branden
Emily King, Christy Lange, Maria Lind, Tom Morton, Molly Nesbit,
Ulrich Obrist, Beatrix Ruf, Stephan Schmidt-Wulffen, Barbara
Rachael Thomas, Giorgio Verzotti, Olivier Zahm. 250 pages with
6.25 x 9 inches.
Catherine Opie: American Photographer. Exh. cat. Essays by Jennifer
with Nat Trotman, with contributions by Dorothy Allison and
288 pages with 237 illustrations. 11.5 x 10 inches.
By Collier Schorr. Introduction by Nancy Spector with essays by Dominic
Eichler and Sarah Lewis. 128 pages with 133 illustrations. 8.25 x 11
Cai Guo-Qiang: I Want to Believe. Exh. cat. Essays by David Joselit, Miwon Kwon, Alexandra Munroe, Wang Hui. 316 pages with 230 illustrations. 9.75 x 11 inches.Purchase Online
Exh. cat. Essay by Rebecca Solnit. Introduction by Jennifer Blessing.
pages with 28 illustrations. 10 x 10 inches. English and German
Exh. cat. Essays by Nancy Spector, John Dogg, and Jack Bankowsky.
by Glenn O’Brien. 372 pages with 238 illustrations. 8 x 11
Art in America: 300 Years of Innovation. Spanish edition. Co-published with El Viso.
Washburn: Regulated Fool’s Milk Meadow.
Exh. cat. Essays by Jan Avgikos and Ben Hamper. Interview by Joan
72 pages with 91 illustrations. 7 1/2 x 11 inches. English and
Guggenheim Collection: 1940s to Now. Exh. cat. Essays by Anthony Calnek and Valerie Hillings. Catalogue entries by the Guggenheim Museum. 304 pages with 148 illustrations. 9 x 11 inches. Co-published with National Gallery of Victoria.
Barney and Joseph Beuys: All in the Present Must Be Transformed.
cat. Edited by Nancy Spector. Essays by Nancy Spector, Mark
Christian Scheidemann, and Nat Trotman. 164 pages with 92
x 9 3/4 inches.
Felix Gonzalez-Torres: America. Exh. cat. Essay by Nancy Spector. Conversation with Amada Cruz, Susanne Ghez, and Ann Goldstein. 80 pages with 29 illustrations. 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Bilingual English and Italian edition.
Gonzalez-Torres. By Nancy
with new preface by Nancy Spector. 230 pages
with 169 illustrations. 6 x
9 1/4 inches.
Art in America: 300 Years of Innovation. Exh. cat. Edited by Susan Davidson. Essays by Michael Leja, Margaretta M. Lovell, Patricia Johnston and Jessica Lanier, David M. Lubin, Elizabeth Kennedy, Nancy Mowll Mathews, Justin Wolff, Anthony W. Lee, Robert Rosenblum, and Susan Cross. Timeline by Helen Hsu. 352 pages with 277 illustrations. 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. English, Chinese, and abbreviated Russian editions. Co-published with Merrell Publishers.
Arcadia and Anarchy. Exh. cat.
by Vivien Greene. Essays by Vivien Greene, Giovanna Ginex, Aurora
Tosini, and Dominique Lobstein. 136 pages with 66 illustrations.
9 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. English and German editions.
by Anthony Calnek, Matthew Drutt, Lisa Dennison, Michael
Jennifer Blessing, Diane Waldman, Kay Heymer, Susan Davidson,
and Ted Mann. 344 pages with 300 illustrations. 10 x 11 1/4
English and German editions.
Exh. cat. Essays by Germano Celant, Joseph Giovannini, Detlef Mertins,
Schumacher, and Mónica Ramírez-Montagut. Interview with Alvin
and Zaha Hadid. 198 pages with 253 illustrations. 9 1/2 x 9 1/2
Rubens and His Age: Masterpieces from the Hermitage Museum. Illustrated checklist of the exhibition. Foreword by Thomas Krens. 36 pages with 47 illustrations. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches.
Boss Prize: 2006. Exh.
Introduction by Joan
Young; essays by Yates McKee, Rein Wolfs, Mark
Szymczyk, Joan Young, and Nancy Spector. 108 pages
illustrations. 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 inches.
David Smith: A Centennial. Exh. cat. Essays by Carmen Giménez, Rosalind E. Krauss, David Anfam, Michael Brenson, and Paul Hayes Tucker. Annotated Checklist of Sculptures by Sarah B. Kianovsky. Chronology by Bénédicte Ajac and Nat Trotman. 450 pages with 175 full-color plates, and 109 figures and illustrations. 10 x 11 inches. Co-published with Tf Editores.
Hanne Darboven: Hommage à Picasso. Exh cat. Essays by Anne Rorimer, Valerie L. Hillings, Gerd de Vries with Sibylle Omlin, Wolfgang Marx, and Svenja Gräfin von Reichenbach. 92 pages with 32 plates, 16 figures, and audio CD. 9 1/4 x 111/4 inches. English and German editions.
Art of Tomorrow: Hilla Rebay and Solomon
Guggenheim. Exh. cat.
by Vivian E. Barnett, Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker, Robert Rosenblum,
Salmen, Karole Vail, and Roland von Rebay. 256 pages with 220
81/2 x 11 inches. English and German editions.
The Buren Times. Exh. cat. Essays by Lisa Dennison, Susan Cross, Bernard Blistene, Alison Gingeras, and Valerie Hillings. 80 pages. 27 x 22 inches.
Capolavori del Guggenheim. Il grande collezionismo da Renoir a Warhol. Exh. cat. Introduction by Enzo Siciliano. Essays by Lisa Dennison, Jennifer Blessing, Mark C. Taylor, Francesco Dal Co, Nicoletta Leonardi, Enzo Siciliano, and Germano Celant. 138 illustrations. 208 pages. 8 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. Italian language edition.
The Art of the Motorcycle. Abridged English language edition. Douglas Gordon’s The Vanity of Allegory. Exh. Cat. Essay by Nancy Spector. Catalogue entries by Francis McKee with Douglas Gordon. 48 pages and 49 color cards. Boxed, 4 x 6 inches. English and German editions.
RUSSIA! Exh. cat. Introductions by James Billington and Mikhail Shwydkoi. Essays by Gerold Vzdornov, Sergei Androsov, Evgenia Petrova, Mikhail Allenov, Lidia Iovleva, Robert Rosenblum, Albert Kostenevich, Dmitry Sarabianov, Boris Groys, Valerie Hillings, Ekaterina Degot, and Alexander Borovsky. 341 illustrations. 426 pages. 9.25 x 10.5 inches.
RUSSIA! Catalogue of the Exhibition at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, and the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum, Las Vegas. Exh. cat. Catalogue entries by Alexander Chubinsky, Angela Kudriavtseva, Elena Morshakova, Elena Yablonskaya, Irina Bobrovnitskaya, Igor Komarov, Inna Vishnevskaya, Irina Zagorodnyaya, Lubov Kirillova, Masha Chlenova, Marina Martyunova, Natalia Abramova, Natalia Bushuyeva, Natalia Markina, Natalia Rashkovan, Olga Melnikova, Scott Niichel, Valentina Chubinskaya, Valeria Fedotova, and Valerie Hillings. 414 images. 88 pages. 9.25 x 10.5 inches.
RUSSIA! The Majesty of the Tsars: Treasures from the Kremlin Museum. Exh. cat. Essays by Irina Bobrovnitskaya, Olga Melnikova, and Liudmila Shanskaya. 147 illustrations. 100 pages. 9.75 x 10.75 inches.
William Kentridge: Black Box / Chambre Noire. Exh. cat. Introduction by Maria-Christina Villaseñor. Essays by William Kentridge and Maria-Christina Villaseñor. 71 illustrations. 136 pages. 11 x 8.75 inches. English and German editions.
Boccioni’s Materia: A Futurist Masterpiece and the Avant-Garde in Milan and Paris. Exh. cat. Edited by Laura Mattioli Rossi. Essays by Emily Braun, Flavio Fergonzi, Giovanna Ginex, Vivien Greene, Laura Mattioli Rossi, Fausto Petrella, and Gianluca Poldi. 172 pages with 40 plates and 127 figures.
Speaking with Hands: Photographs from the
Collection. Essays by
Blessing, Kirsten A. Hoving, and Ralph Rugoff; catalogue
S. Witkovsky with Melanie Mariño and Nat Trotman. 264
Constantin Brancusi: The Essence of Things. Exh. cat.Essays by Carmen Gimenez, Matthew Gale, Sanda Miller, Alexandra Parigoris, and Jon Wood. 128 pages.
Nam June Paik: Global Groove 2004. Exh. cat. Essays by John G. Hanhardt, Caitlin Jones, and Anja Osswald; reprint of Nam June Paik: Videa ‘n’Videology 1959–1973. 144 pages. English and German editions.
Robert Mapplethorpe and the Classical Tradition. Exh. cat. Edited by Germano Celant and Arkady Ippolitov, with Karole Vail. Essays by Arkady Ippolitov, Jennifer Blessing, and Germano Celant. 232 pages with 120 plates and 30 text illustrations. English and German editions.
The Pursuit of Pleasure. Exh. cat. Texts by Robert Rosenblum. 112 pages.
Masterpieces from the Guggenheim Collection: From Renoir to Warhol. Exh. cat. Essays by Thomas Krens, Lisa Dennison, and Shunsuke Kijima. 244 pages. Japanese edition.
The Hugo Boss Prize: 2004. Exh. cat. Introduction by Joan Young; essays by Marcella Beccaria, Jan Tumlir, Rosa Martinez, Francis McKee, Molly Nesbit, and Hans-Ulrich Obrist. 102 pages.
The Aztec Empire. Exh. cat. Introduction by Felipe Solís. Essays by Beatriz de la Fuente, William T. Sanders, Mercedes de la Garza, Felipe Solís, Ann Cyphers, Linda Manzanilla, Richard A. Diehl, Eduardo Matos Moctezuma, Juan Alberto Román Berrelleza, Karl Taube, Roberto Velasco Alonso, Guilhem Olivier, Elizabeth Hill Boone, Michael E. Smith, Richard F. Townsend, Frances F. Berdan, Perla Valle Pérez, Verónica Velásquez, José Luis Roja Martínez, Nelly M. Robles García, Phil C. Weigand, Miguel León-Portilla, and Pablo Escalante Gonzalbo. 376 pages. English and Spanish editions.
The Aztec Empire: Catalogue of the Exhibition. Exh. cat. 80 pages.
John Baldessari: Somewhere Between Almost Right and Not Quite (With Orange). Essays by Tracey Bashkoff, Russell Ferguson, John G. Hanhardt, and Frederic Tuten. 104 pages.
Giorgio Armani. Exh. cat. Italian-language exhibition brochure based on Italian catalogue translation.