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Demons in the Spring
4.6 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
This is an Audible IndieFirst selection.Demons in the Spring is a collection of 20 short stories by Joe Meno, author of the smash hits The Boy Detective Fails and Hairstyles of the Damned.In these stories, oddly modern moments occur in the most familiar of public places, from offices to airports to schools to zoos to emergency rooms: a young girl refuses to go anywhere unless she's dressed as a ghost; a bank robbery in Stockholm goes terribly wrong; a teacher becomes enamored with the students
Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller: Pandemonium
By Brand: Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site
mpn: 31 colour illustrations, 3 b & w illustr, ean: 9780964922129, isbn: 0964922126,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
Using existing elements in prison cells at the massive Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, sound artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller produced a percussive site-specific work that was rhythmic and musical at some points and at other times pure sound, as if made by the multitude of ghosts inhabiting the cells. Eastern State Penitentiary was the world's first true ''penitentiary,'' designed to inspire profound regret--or penitence--in the hearts of criminals. Its influential
A Lifetimes Devotion: Baton Rouge Through the Eyes of Photographer Andrew D. Lytle, 1857-1917
By Louisiana State Univ Pr
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ean: 9780807125960, isbn: 0807125962,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
One of Louisiana's foremost photographers, A. D. Lytle (1834-1917) is best known for his Civil War images of Baton Rouge, which have been compared to the work of Mathew Brady. However, Lytle also aimed his lens at the city in peacetime, making portraits of townspeople and pictures of downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University's first campus, and the south Louisiana landscape, among other subjects. Containing almost 600 Lytle photographs, this CD-ROM offers a rich tableau of southern
By HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books
4.9 out of 5 stars with 222 reviews
In August 1914, renowned explorer Ernest Shackleton and a crew of 27 set sail for the South Atlantic in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in the history of exploration: the first crossing on foot of the Antarctic continent. They came with in 85 miles of their destination when their ship,
Endurance, was trapped fast in the ice pack, and the crew was stranded on the floes. Their ordeal lasted for 20 grueling months, and the group made two near-fatal attempts to escape by open boat before they
Diane Arbus: Portrait of a Photographer
4.5 out of 5 stars with 79 reviews
Diane Arbus brings to life the full story of one of the greatest American artists of the 20th century, a visionary who revolutionized photography and altered the course of contemporary art with her striking, now iconic images. Arbus comes startlingly to life here, a strong-minded child of unnerving originality who grew into a formidable artist. Arresting, unsettling, and poignant, her photographs stick in our minds. Why did these people fascinate her? And what was it about her that captivated
David Shrigley: Worried Noodles
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mpn: 104 pages b&w illustrations, ean: 9783865603159, isbn: 3865603157,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
This small artist's book contains two CDs of music by bands like Dirty Projectors, David Byrne, Franz Ferdinand and Scout Niblett based on lyrics written by the artist David Shrigley. Shrigley's drawings and lyrics are reproduced on the printed pages of the enclosed book; the discs contain 39 songs.
Sarah Morris: You Cannot Trust a Surface
By Brand: Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
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ean: 9783869840543, isbn: 3869840544,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Sarah Morris (born 1967) has explored surface as a means of investigating power, psychology and urban and bureaucratic structures through her layered artistic practice including films, paintings, drawings and site-specific installations. This audio CD documents an interview between Morris, Robert Eikmeyer and Thomas Knoefel from the inauguration of her large-scale site-specific work titled Hornet at Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen in Düsseldorf, Germany in 2010.
Jerk: Through Their Tears (Zagzig)
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mpn: Illustrated; Includes Cd (Audio), ean: 9782914563635, isbn: 2914563639,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Jerk is a collaborative artist's book and audio recording by director Gisele Vienne, author Dennis Cooper, musician Peter Rehberg and performer Jonathan Capdevielle, which translates a previous collaborative theater work into a violent multimedia disquisition on puppetry, serial killing and homoeroticism. The play and book are based on the Texan serial killer Dean Corll.
4.7 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
From a young age, Molly Crabapple had the eye of an artist and the spirit of a radical. After a restless childhood on New York's Long Island, she left America to see Europe and the Near East, a young artist plunging into unfamiliar cultures, notebook always in hand, drawing what she observed.
Returning to New York City after 9/11 to study art, she posed nude for sketch artists and sketchy photographers, danced burlesque, and modeled for the world-famous Suicide Girls. Frustrated with the
Vincent van Gogh: A Biography
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.9 out of 5 stars with 227 reviews
The lives of many famous artists have been shrouded in mystery and conjecture, but none have been more controversial than the life of Vincent van Gogh.
Remembered for his swirling brushstrokes and burning colors, Vincent van Gogh is today one of the best-known painters. Though his career as a painter spanned less than ten years, he produced a body of work that remains one of the most enduring in all of modern art. In his lifetime, however, he received little recognition. Today his paintings
Basilica: The Splendor and the Scandal: Building St. Peter's
4.2 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Traces Pope Julius II's sixteenth-century construction of a new basilica in place of the Emperor Constantine's millennium-old St. Peter's Basilica, documenting how building efforts spanned two centuries and more than two dozen papacies.
Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief's Tribute to America's Warriors
4.4 out of 5 stars with 244 reviews
This audiobook includes a bonus full-color PDF of all of the portraits and murals featured in the book.
A vibrant collection of oil paintings and stories by President George W. Bush honoring the sacrifice and courage of America's military veterans. With forewords written and read by former first lady Laura Bush and General Peter Pace, 16th chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Growing out of President Bush's own outreach and the ongoing work of the George W. Bush Institute's Military Service
The Lost Painting: The Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece
4.2 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
An Italian village on a hilltop near the Adriatic coast, a decaying palazzo facing the sea, and in the basement, cobwebbed and dusty, lit by a single bulb, an archive unknown to scholars. Here, a young graduate student from Rome, Francesca Cappelletti, makes a discovery that inspires a search for a work of art of incalculable value, a painting lost for almost two centuries.
The artist was Caravaggio, a master of the Italian Baroque. He was a genius, a revolutionary painter, and a man beset by
Joni Mitchell: In Her Own Words
4.4 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
When singer, musician, and broadcast journalist Malka Marom had the opportunity to interview Joni Mitchell in 1973, she was eager to reconnect with the performer that she'd first met late one night in 1966 at a Yorkville coffeehouse. More conversations followed over the next four decades of friendship, and it was only after Joni and Malka completed their last recorded interview, in 2012, that Malka discovered the heart of their discussions: the creative process.
In Joni Mitchell: In Her Own
Picasso and the Painting That Shocked the World
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
4.0 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
When Picasso became Picasso: the story of how an obscure young painter from Barcelona came to Paris and made himself into the most influential artist of the 20th century
In 1900, an 18-year-old Spaniard named Pablo Picasso made his first trip to Paris. It was in this glittering capital of the international art world that, after suffering years of poverty and neglect, he emerged as the leader of a bohemian band of painters, sculptors, and poets. Fueled by opium and alcohol, inspired by raucous
Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs
4.7 out of 5 stars with 204 reviews
A revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann.
In this groundbreaking audiobook, a unique interplay of narrative and image, Mann's preoccupation with family, race, mortality, and the storied landscape of the American South are revealed as almost genetically predetermined, written into her DNA by the family history that precedes her.
Sorting through boxes of family papers and yellowed photographs she finds more than she bargained for:
Botticelli: Art to Hear Series
ean: 9783775724838, isbn: 3775724834,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
Who was Botticelli? For whom did he paint his famous pictures, and what do they mean? Art to Hear: Botticelli, an audio guide produced for a recent major exhibition of Botticelli's incredible canvases, addresses these questions and more. High-quality color reproductions of 30 masterpieces are accompanied by brief, accessible texts discussing the works.
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