KERTESZ, A: Americana

Kertesz, Andre. Americana. Mayflower Books, 1979. ISBN: 0831703083. Unmarked. Some age tanning on cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#30838) $12.00

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64 pages of photographs without text. Edited by Nocilas Ducrot. Andre Kertesz (1894-1985), born Kertesz Andor, was a Hungarian-born photographer known for his groundbreaking contributions to photographic composition and the photo essay.

BOGOUSSLAVSKY, J: Neurological Disorders In Famous Artists

Book Cover. Neurological Disorders In Famous Artists (Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience)Bogousslavsky, J. and F. Boller (editors). Neurological Disorders In Famous Artists (Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience). S. Karger AG (Switzerland), 2005. ISBN: 3805579144. Unmarked text. Very Good. Hardcover. (#23402) $85.00

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The study of how a neurological disorder can change the artistic activity and behavior of creative people is a largely unexplored field. This publication looks at Van Gogh, Ravel, Poe, Kant, Haydn and many more, presenting fascinating insights into the relationship between brain disease and creativity in famous minds. 192+pp. 38. figures, 14 in color. 3 tables. Index.

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GREENBERG, R: Thinking About Exhibitions

Greenberg, Reesa; Ferguson, Bruce W.; Nairne, Sandy (Editors). Thinking About Exhibitions. Routledge, 1996. ISBN: 9780415115902. Unmarked text. Bumped corner. Very Good. Paperback. (#30168)

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An anthology of writings on exhibition practice from artists, critics, curators and art historians plus artist-curators. It addresses the contradictions posed by museum and gallery sited exhibitions, as well as investigating the challenge of staging art presentations, displays or performances, in settings outside of traditional museum or gallery locales.

Contributors include Lawrence Alloway, Mieke Bal, Andrea Fraser, Ivan Karp and Fred Wilson, Rosalind E. Krauss, Jean-Francois Lyotard, Sandy Nairne, Martha Ward, and others.

Over 80 black/white photographs. Bibliography.