Recent Art Books

This archive list features queer feminist art books, catalogues and book projects.

  • A Conversation with Illustrator and Cartoonist Yao Xiao (9/15/2021) - Video (59:05): cartoonist and illustrator Yao Xiao discussed her serialized comic Baopu and debut graphic novel "Everything Is Beautiful, And I’m Not Afraid".
  • Catherine Opie Studio Tour for 2021 Medium Festival of Photography (6/17/2021) - Video (35:36): queer feminist photographer Catherine Opie talks about her creative practise as she is taking you on a tour in her studio. Catherine mentions her new monographs, Catherine Opie (Phaidon, 2021) published in May 2021.
  • Forthcoming Book: ‘Zoe Leonard: Al Rio / To the River’ (6/15/2021) - Texas Talks Art presents Zoe Leonard and Tim Johnson with curator Ingrid Schaffner of The Chinati Foundation. They talk about Zoe Leonard's forthcoming book AL RIO /TO THE RIVER, edited by Tim Johnson.
  • Renée Jacobs – Artist’s Statement (6/14/2021) - Renée Jacobs is one of the most celebrated photographers of the female nude of our time. Recipient of the prestigious International Photography Award for Fine Art Nude, her work has been exhibited and published around the world. Her photography books PARIS and POLAROIDS are currently open for pre-sales.
  • EYE TO EYE: PORTRAITS OF LESBIANS: JEB in conversation with Alison Bechdel (4/17/2021) - Video (1:09:28): A virtual author conversation with JEB (Joan E. Biren) and Alison Bechdel. The two authors will be discussing JEB's book Eye to Eye: Portraits of Lesbians (from 1979), republished in March 2021.
  • JEB – Eye to Eye: Portraits of Lesbians (4/17/2021) - Video (00:56): a very fast leaf through 'Eye to Eye: Portraits of Lesbians' by JEB (Joan E. Biren). the book was reprinted in March 2021 by Anthology Editions.
  • JEB & Sarah Schulman (4/17/2021) - Video (59:22): JEB (Joan E. Biren) and Sarah Schulman in conversation about JEB's first book 'Eye to Eye: Portraits of Lesbians' which has been reprinted March 2021, for the first time since it was published in 1979.
  • Artist Book by Birthe Havmøller (1/18/2021) - Birthe Havmøller: Jeg går i cirkler omkring mit hjem/ I walk in circles around my home. Self-published artist book by Birthe Havmøller (2020-21).
  • Anthea Black – Queer Pedagogy (2018) (11/12/2020) - Video (28:10): assistant professor in Printmedia and Graduate Fine Arts at California College of the Arts Anthea Black talks about queer pedagogy and the making of the hand made book 'Handbook: Supporting Queer and Trans Students in Art and Design Education'.
  • Catalogue: Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989 (10/21/2020) - Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989. Edited by Jonathan Weinberg with Tyler Cann, Anastasia Kinigopoulos and Drew Sayer (Rizzoli Electa, 2019)
  • Roni Horn: You Are the Weather (1997) (9/8/2020) - Video (4:38): a quick leaf through the art book 'Roni Horn: You Are the Weather' (Scalo Publishers, 1997).
  • New Catalogue: Sarah Jane Moon – Painting Lives (8/4/2020) - Download your free copy of the exhibition catalogue and visit the online exhibition, Sarah Jane Moon - Painting Lives, which runs until August 24 at the Project Room 2020 run by Art North Projects.
  • Julie Mehretu LACMA Exhibition Catalogue (6/23/2020) - A retrospective monograph of Julie Mehretu's work that traces the development of one of America's most celebrated abstract painters.
  • Log Lady Lusty (6/20/2020) - Log Lady Lusty - Curator, Art Pimp and most prominently Log Lady, A Viral Outbreak Disaster Publication Thinly Disguised as a Vanity Publishing Epic.
  • Behind the Zines: Red Hanky Panky 10 – Rachael House (6/10/2020) - Red Hanky Panky is the legendary long running queer comic series by Rachael House which began in the 90s. Issue 10 collects work made during a residency at the Queer Zine Archive Project and explores Pride, homonormativity, bi-invisibility, and queer rage.
  • Queer Zine Library – Behind the Zines Trailer (6/10/2020) - Video (1:47): trailer about Behind the Zines by Queer Zine Library (UK).
  • Dr. Bonnie Yochelson on NEW Alice Austen Book (4/4/2020) - Historic Richmond Town is excited to be partnering with art historian Dr. Bonnie Yochelson on a new book about photographer Alice Austen (1866-1952).
  • Celebrating Queer Life Through Portraiture (11/8/2019) - Queer Portraits (#queerportraits) by Sarah Jane Moon 2 to 14 November 2019 at The Gallery, Downstairs at The Department Store, 248 Ferndale Rd, London, SW9 8FR, UK. Opening hours: 10.00 – 17.00 daily.
  • Killjoy’s Kastle: A Lesbian Feminist Haunted House (10/9/2019) - Killjoy’s Kastle: A Lesbian Feminist Haunted House at ICEBOX PROJECT SPACE, Philadelphia, US, October 16⁠-27, 2019. Killjoy's Kastle is created by Deirdre Logue and Allyson Mitchell and a coven of over 100 performers from Philadelphia. All events are free and open to the public. The special events include 'Inside Killjoy’s Kastle' Book Launch October 19, 2-4 PM.
  • Comix Creatrix: Rachael House (2016) (9/18/2019) - Video (3:21): Rachael House talks about her work in Comix Creatrix: 100 Women Making Comics,(2016).
  • Artist Book: Cheri Gaulke and Sue Maberry “Marriage Matters” (8/12/2019) - Video (1:46): Otis Artist Book Collection: Cheri Gaulke & Sue Maberry "Marriage Matters", from Binding Desire: Unfolding Artists Books exhibition in 2014.
  • QUEER|ART|PRIDE BOOK & PRINT FAIR – in New York (5/31/2019) - Queer|Art|Pride Book & Print Fair on Saturday, June 8th from 1–6pm at Abrons Arts Center, 446 Grand St. New York, USA. FREE, Open to the Public, RSVP Recommended.
  • Monograph – Sharon Hayes (5/28/2019) - New art book: Sharon Hayes, Phaidon Press (November, 2018)
  • Queer Artist Gail Thacker (5/8/2019) - Video (10:20): We visit NYC based photographer Gail Thacker at the Gene Frankle Theatre about her prolific career behind the camera and cultivating LGBTQ culture throughout 40 years. And she shows us her latest book.
  • BBC – Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness (5/6/2019) - South African visual activist Zanele Muholi talks about her 2017 exhibition Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness which was turned into a monograph last year.