Books & Magazines Jul 9, 2008

A History of Advertising

Advertising has a long and illustrious history. Much of the action takes place in the 20th century, and as such Taschen’s latest A History of Advertising focus on that period. The book is broken into decade sections, with full analysis… Read more
Books & Magazines Jun 24, 2008

China, Portrait of a Country

We have reported a number of artistic and scholarly endeavors related to China’s growth and history recently. From Urban sprawl to Western Artists’ reactions to the landscape and culture, the nation proves constantly fertile soil. The… Read more
Books & Magazines Jun 18, 2008

New Seaside Interiors

Extraordinary coastal living from Iceland to Chile. That is the scope and theme of Taschen’s new New Seaside Interiors book. From Martha’s Vineyard to Mexico, ethnic to modern, the most intriguing homes on the coast are captured and… Read more
Books & Magazines Jun 11, 2008

The Circus

Before TV, before the movies and before radio, the Circus was show biz. From acrobats to tattooed sideshows, and everything in between, circuses thrilled audiences from coast to coast. While the allure of the freak and magic might have died… Read more
Books & Magazines May 27, 2008

Living in Bahia

Located on the Atlantic Coast of Brazil, Bahia has some of the most recognizable architecture in the country. The three main ethnic influences (European,Indigenous and African) are apparent. Native materials fuse with the environment and… Read more
Books & Magazines May 20, 2008

The End of Game

For 20 years Peter Beard studied the effects of the adventures, missionaries, hunters and explores who changed the face of the African continent in the name of "progress." The End of Game compiles historic images and essays to tell the … Read more
Books & Magazines Jan 8, 2008

Architecture In The Emirates

Architecture has always both inspired and impressed us just as much as art and/or design. In our culture the creators of the most famous urban monuments have become superstars over time and they do deserve the status. Taschen has released… Read more
Art Dec 27, 2007

Valentino Garavani. Una grande storia italiana

Once again we are obsessing over one of the latest Taschen releases. This time the German publishing house released a book about Valentino Garavani, the Italian fashion designer. “Think Valentino: think luxury. Think elegance. Think red… Read more
Art Dec 26, 2007

Robert Crumb’s Sex Obsessions

We can never get enough of Coffee Table books. Nothing beats an interesting oversized, well designed book. Unfortunately since Taschen is around, one could buy several a week, it’s hard to keep up. The latest interesting release is “Sex… Read more
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