Art Exhibitions


Bringing Major Art Exhibitions to Houston


Christopher Knight Home Modern Round Blue Accent Chair


Christopher Knight Home Modern Round Blue Accent Chair


$219.99


Choose this upholstered leather blue accent chair to add some spice and a modern flourish to your interior. This round chair, with its soft bonded leather and steel legs, would fit in a modern art exhibit yet is comfortable enough for continued use.

Bernard Cornelis Koekkoek 'Landscape with Mill' Large Canvas Art


Bernard Cornelis Koekkoek ‘Landscape with Mill’ Large Canvas Art


$96.04


This exquisite landscape canvas art exhibit, by Bernard Cornelis Koekkoek, will catch anybodys eye whether they are up close or at a distance. The contrast between rich green color chosen for the trees and dull gray for the sky is captivating.

Fare Mondi / Making Worlds: 53rd International Art Exhibition (Paperback)


Fare Mondi / Making Worlds: 53rd International Art Exhibition (Paperback)


$81


Like the most recent exhibitions curated by Daniel Birnbaum, the Art Biennale 2009 will present worlds in the making. A work of art is more than an object, he says, more than a commodity. It represents a vision of the world, and, if taken seriously, i…

Contemporary Quilt Art: An Introduction and Guide (Hardcover)


Contemporary Quilt Art: An Introduction and Guide (Hardcover)


$30.25


In the 1970s young artists “”discovered”" quilts and began experimenting with contemporary styles. Today quilt art is a staple of art exhibits nationwide. This handsomely illustrated introduction provides a useful guide to the contemporary art …

Whale Shines: An Artistic Tale (Hardcover)


Whale Shines: An Artistic Tale (Hardcover)


$13.32


All day, Whale swims through the ocean, wearing a poster advertising the big upcoming art exhibition. He visits the eel who wriggles abstract patterns in the sand, the squid who paints with ink, and the hammerhead shark who builds sculptur…

Picasso and the Chess Player: Pablo Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, and the Battle for the Soul of Modern Art (Hardcover)


Picasso and the Chess Player: Pablo Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, and the Battle for the Soul of Modern Art (Hardcover)


$22.26


In the fateful year of 1913, events in New York and Paris launched a great public rivalry between the two most consequential artists of the twentieth century, Pablo Picasso and Marcel Duchamp. The New York Armory Show art exhibition unveiled Duchamp’s …

 100 More Jokes from the Book of the Dead


100 More Jokes from the Book of the Dead


$13.26


Used – Art. Poetry. 100 MORE JOKES FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD documents a collaboration between poet John Yau and visual artist Archie Rand. Both have collaborated with each other for nearly 20 years in a variety of mediums (watercolors, paintings, the comic book, among others). The 91 images in the book were created simultaneously without revision, thus questioning the notion of etching as an art of refinement. Archie Rand has exhibited in more than 80 solo and 200 group exhibitions. Other John

 100 More Jokes from the Book of the Dead


100 More Jokes from the Book of the Dead


$14.54


Used – Art. Poetry. 100 MORE JOKES FROM THE BOOK OF THE DEAD documents a collaboration between poet John Yau and visual artist Archie Rand. Both have collaborated with each other for nearly 20 years in a variety of mediums (watercolors, paintings, the comic book, among others). The 91 images in the book were created simultaneously without revision, thus questioning the notion of etching as an art of refinement. Archie Rand has exhibited in more than 80 solo and 200 group exhibitions. Other John

 1000 Lights / 1000 Leuchten / 1000 Luminaires


1000 Lights / 1000 Leuchten / 1000 Luminaires


$29.99


Light up your life: Luminary design since the invention of the light bulb Designed to be a companion to the classic title 1000 Chairs, this edition contains an awesome selection of over 1000 lights. Presented chronologically by decade are history’s most interesting electric lights, from Edison’s first light to Tiffany’s beautiful leaded glass shades to completely outrageous designs from the late 1960s and 1970s to the latest high-tech LED lamps. All major styles are represented here?Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Modern Movement, De Stijl, Postwar, Pop, Radical, Post-Modern, and Contemporary?in 704 pages of truly illuminated works. This definitive reference work is a must-have for collectors and design fans. The editors: Charlotte J. and Peter M. Fiell run a design consultancy in London specializing in the sale, acquisition, study and promotion of design artifacts. They have lectured widely, curated a number of exhibitions, and written numerous articles and books on design and designers, including TASCHEN?S 1000 Chairs, Design of the 20th Century, Industrial Design A-Z, Designing the 21st Century, Graphic Design for the 21st Century, and Scandinavian Design.

 1997 Traveler's Guide to Art Museum Exhibitions


1997 Traveler’s Guide to Art Museum Exhibitions


$6.33


Used

 1997 Traveler's Guide to Art Museum Exhibitions


1997 Traveler’s Guide to Art Museum Exhibitions


$8.15


Used

 20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


$18.49


Used – For 20 years, the Mexican Design Gallery – founded and directed by the hyper-influential Bruno Newman – has exhibited and promoted contemporary design, becoming essential in its contribution to the development of all kinds of design. This slip-covered book – with a sewn binding that reveals the folded signatures normally hidden beneath the spine – is a retrospective of over 100 art and design exhibitions during the life of the gallery, involving almost 600 designers, architects, and artis

 20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


$22.84


New – For 20 years, the Mexican Design Gallery – founded and directed by the hyper-influential Bruno Newman – has exhibited and promoted contemporary design, becoming essential in its contribution to the development of all kinds of design. This slip-covered book – with a sewn binding that reveals the folded signatures normally hidden beneath the spine – is a retrospective of over 100 art and design exhibitions during the life of the gallery, involving almost 600 designers, architects, and artist

 20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


$22.84


Used – For 20 years, the Mexican Design Gallery – founded and directed by the hyper-influential Bruno Newman – has exhibited and promoted contemporary design, becoming essential in its contribution to the development of all kinds of design. This slip-covered book – with a sewn binding that reveals the folded signatures normally hidden beneath the spine – is a retrospective of over 100 art and design exhibitions during the life of the gallery, involving almost 600 designers, architects, and artis

 20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


$22.84


Used – For 20 years, the Mexican Design Gallery – founded and directed by the hyper-influential Bruno Newman – has exhibited and promoted contemporary design, becoming essential in its contribution to the development of all kinds of design. This slip-covered book – with a sewn binding that reveals the folded signatures normally hidden beneath the spine – is a retrospective of over 100 art and design exhibitions during the life of the gallery, involving almost 600 designers, architects, and artis

 20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


20 Years of Design in Mexico: Galeria Mexicana de Diseno


$18.35


Used – For 20 years, the Mexican Design Gallery – founded and directed by the hyper-influential Bruno Newman – has exhibited and promoted contemporary design, becoming essential in its contribution to the development of all kinds of design. This slip-covered book – with a sewn binding that reveals the folded signatures normally hidden beneath the spine – is a retrospective of over 100 art and design exhibitions during the life of the gallery, involving almost 600 designers, architects, and artis

 20th Century American Folk, Self Taught, and Outsider Art: A Resource Guide


20th Century American Folk, Self Taught, and Outsider Art: A Resource Guide


$14.82


Used – This comprehensive work includes museums with folk, self-taught, and outsider art in their permanent collections; a list of galleries and the artists whom they represent; organizations; publications; recent museum exhibitions; educational opportunities; and art centers. Also included are an annotated bibliography and a biographical section listing approximately 1,000 artists; black and white photographs; and a special 16-page full color section.

 20th Century American Folk, Self Taught, and Outsider Art: A Resource Guide


20th Century American Folk, Self Taught, and Outsider Art: A Resource Guide


$17.29


Used – This comprehensive work includes museums with folk, self-taught, and outsider art in their permanent collections; a list of galleries and the artists whom they represent; organizations; publications; recent museum exhibitions; educational opportunities; and art centers. Also included are an annotated bibliography and a biographical section listing approximately 1,000 artists; black and white photographs; and a special 16-page full color section.

 20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


$30.44


New – This excellent overview of 20th-century American sculpture offers a rare opportunity for art lovers, history enthusiasts, and armchair travelers to visit an intimate garden that adjoins the most famous house in America.Since 1994, the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden at the White House has hosted eight exhibitions, featuring sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, Allan Houser, Martin Puryear, and many other outstanding artists. Each show was curated by a major American mu

 20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


$3.92


Used – This excellent overview of 20th-century American sculpture offers a rare opportunity for art lovers, history enthusiasts, and armchair travelers to visit an intimate garden that adjoins the most famous house in America.Since 1994, the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden at the White House has hosted eight exhibitions, featuring sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, Allan Houser, Martin Puryear, and many other outstanding artists. Each show was curated by a major American m

 20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


$6.66


Used – This excellent overview of 20th-century American sculpture offers a rare opportunity for art lovers, history enthusiasts, and armchair travelers to visit an intimate garden that adjoins the most famous house in America.Since 1994, the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden at the White House has hosted eight exhibitions, featuring sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, Allan Houser, Martin Puryear, and many other outstanding artists. Each show was curated by a major American m

 20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


20th-Century American Sculpture in the White House Garden


$12.5


New – This excellent overview of 20th-century American sculpture offers a rare opportunity for art lovers, history enthusiasts, and armchair travelers to visit an intimate garden that adjoins the most famous house in America.Since 1994, the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden at the White House has hosted eight exhibitions, featuring sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, Allan Houser, Martin Puryear, and many other outstanding artists. Each show was curated by a major American mu

 30 Americans


30 Americans


$20.64


Used – From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art. Recent New York exhibitions inspired the Rubell family to mount an exhibition of their holdings in this area, reproduced here in “30 Americans.” With a late addition to this exhibition, there are in fact 31 artists: Nina Chanel Abney, John Bankston, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mark Bradford, Iona Rozeal Brown, Nick Cave, Robert Colescott, Noah Davis, Leonard Drew, Ren

 30 Americans


30 Americans


$170.69


New – From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art. Recent New York exhibitions inspired the Rubell family to mount an exhibition of their holdings in this area, reproduced here in “30 Americans.” With a late addition to this exhibition, there are in fact 31 artists: Nina Chanel Abney, John Bankston, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mark Bradford, Iona Rozeal Brown, Nick Cave, Robert Colescott, Noah Davis, Leonard Drew, Rene

 30 Americans


30 Americans


$108.64


New – From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art. Recent New York exhibitions inspired the Rubell family to mount an exhibition of their holdings in this area, reproduced here in “30 Americans.” With a late addition to this exhibition, there are in fact 31 artists: Nina Chanel Abney, John Bankston, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mark Bradford, Iona Rozeal Brown, Nick Cave, Robert Colescott, Noah Davis, Leonard Drew, Rene

 30 Americans


30 Americans


$26.3


Used – From its inception in the 1960s, the Rubell Collection has been able to boast a particularly fine range of African-American art. Recent New York exhibitions inspired the Rubell family to mount an exhibition of their holdings in this area, reproduced here in “30 Americans.” With a late addition to this exhibition, there are in fact 31 artists: Nina Chanel Abney, John Bankston, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mark Bradford, Iona Rozeal Brown, Nick Cave, Robert Colescott, Noah Davis, Leonard Drew, Ren