PARIS, H: Harold Paris: The California Years

Selz, Peter (editor). Harold Paris: The California Years. University Art Museum, 1972. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26532) $10.00

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Exhibition catalog. Essays by Peter Selz, Kneeland McNulty, Lawrence Dinnean and Herschel B. Chipp. Bibliography. This exhibition spanned his ten-year residence in Berkeley. Paris (1925-1979) was an American sculptor and printmaker.

AUSTIN, C: Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present

Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present, book coverAustin, Carole et al. Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement 1907 to the Present. San Francisco Craft & Folk Art Museum, 1993. ISBN: 1877742031. Unmarked. Some age tanning around the edges. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26525) $10.00

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Exhibition catalog. Profusely illustrated.

Introduction by Kenneth Trapp. Essays by Carole Austin, Dyana Curreri-Chadwick and Ted Cohen.

Artists discussed range include Dale Chilhuly, Don Farnsworth, Viola Frey, Glen Lukens, Paul Marioni, Ron Nagle, Nance O’Banion, and others. Measures 9×12.5 inches.

ANDERSON COLLECTION: A Bay Area Connection: Works From the Anderson Collection 1954-1984

Triton Museum. A Bay Area Connection: Works From the Anderson Collection 1954-1984. Triton Museum, 1995. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26524) $20.00

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Exhibition catalog (November 1, 1995-January 28, 1996). Illustrated. Bibliography.

Artists include Robert Arneson, Bruce Conner, Richard Diebenkorn, Richard Shaw, Wayne Thiebaud, William T. Wiley and others. Contributors include Gordon Bloom, Katherine Church Holland, George Rivera, Sheryl Nonnenberg, Carolyn Kastner and Rachel Teagle.

Photographs of artists in the book and on back cover.

BRUNSON, J: Traveler (Traywich Gallery, 1998)

Traveler (Traywich Gallery, 1998), book coverBrunson, Jamie. Traveler. Traywich Gallery, 1998. ISBN: 0966231902. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#26521) $10.00

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Catalog for January 13–February 8, 1998 exhibition. 40p. Biography. Bibliography. Measures 8.5 inches square. Born in 1955, Jamie Brunson’s paintings combine intuition, observation, memory, faith, accident, erasure and repetition.

Traveler (Traywich Gallery, 1998), color plate

SECA: 2008 Seca Art Award (Tauba Auerback, Desiree Holman, Jordan Kantor, Trevor Paglen)

2008 Seca Art Award (Tauba Auerback, Desiree Holman, Jordan Kantor, Trevor Paglen), book coverDiQuinzio, Apsara and Alison Gass. 2008 Seca Art Award (Tauba Auerback, Desiree Holman, Jordan Kantor, Trevor Paglen). San Francisco Museum of Art, 2009. ISBN: 9780918471819. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26511) $120.00

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Exhibition catalog. 30p. Lists works in the exhibition. Roundtable with the artists. Artist bios. Well illustrated.

This show featured the 2008 Seca Award winners.

• Tauba Auerbach mines TV static, digital binary code, alphabets, and other sources to probe the dynamics of symbolic representation.

• Referencing 1980s sitcoms, Desirée Holman uses sculpture, performance, and video to look at the human condition via both reality and fantasy.

• Jordan Kantor’s paintings explore the ways images circulate in our culture via appropriation.

• Trevor Paglen’s photographs examine the shadowy side of the U.S. government, capturing images of spy satellites, clandestine flight missions, and secret military operations.

PAKISER, LC: Earthquakes

Earthquakes, book coverPakiser, Louis C. Earthquakes. US Geological Survey, 1991. Unmarked. Illustrated throughout with maps, photographs, and diagrams. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26502) $10.00

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Part of a series to provide information about the earth sciences, natural resources and the environment. Covers the history of earthquakes, locations, measurement, prediction, etc.

Earthquakes, inside pages

STANFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY: Stanford Historical Society (Vol 27, No. 3, Fall 2003): Japanese American Student Relocation during WWII

Sandstone and Tile: Stanford Historical Society (Vol 27, No. 3, Fall 2003): Japanese American Student Relocation during WWII. Stanford Historical Society, 2003. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26462) $12.00

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Features articles on Japanese Internment during World War II. Illustrated. 31p.