Recent Art Books

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

  • Art Book: Wonderland by Annie Leibovitz (7/25/2022) - Video (24:18): "Is Wonderland Annie Leibovitz's Best Photography Book Yet?", a flip through of the coffee table book, Wonderland by Annie Leibovitz (Phaidon 2021) with a soft jazz soundtrack. 'Wonderland' features 330 stunning photographs, many of them previously unpublished.
  • Nan Goldin – ‘My Work Comes from Empathy and Love’ | TateShots (2014) (7/20/2022) - Video (5:48): Nan Goldin – 'My Work Comes from Empathy and Love' | TateShots, 2014. In the video, Nan Goldin mentions her book Eden and After: Nan Goldin, (PHAIDON, 2014).
  • Ithell Colquhoun: “Genius of the Fern Loved Gully” with Amy Hale & Timothy Liu. (6/21/2022) - Video (1:11:22): a conversation about Ithell Colquhoun (1906-1988). - In celebration of the publication of the first in-depth study of the reclusive British surrealist poet, painter, and occultist Ithell Colquhoun, biographer Amy Hale & poet Timothy Liu will discuss the life and work of this enigmatic figure.
  • Forthcoming Book – Dragging Away: Queer Abstraction in Contemporary Art by Lex Lancaster (3/21/2022) - Video (1:14:16): lecture by Lex Lancaster (they/them) discussing their book, Dragging Away: Queer Abstraction in Contemporary Art, forthcoming from Duke University Press in Fall 2022.
  • Renée Jacobs: POLAROIDS (12/18/2021) - Renée Jacobs: POLAROIDS (Galerie Vevais), a new monograph with erotic nudes by photograph Renée Jacobs is due to be published in January 2022. An American, Renée now lives with her wife in the south of France.
  • Joan Snyder: Silk & Song – Exhibition Catalogue (11/24/2021) - 'Joan Snyder: Silk & Song', exhibition catalogue (2021) is available now. See the online preview at Galerie Haas' website.
  • Modern Women Artists 3: Marlow Moss, with Lucy Howarth (10/24/2021) - Video (54:51): In her presentation, art researcher and author Lucy Howarth talks about the life of Marlow Moss (1889–1958) who was a British Constructivist artist and a central figure in the development of European non-figurative art, and her book about 'Marlow Moss' (2019). This event was streamed live via Zoom on Thursday 18th March 2021.
  • 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.