The Art Institute of Chicago
New & Notable

Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690Ė1840

Edited by William Laffan and Christopher Monkhouse, with Leslie Fitzpatrick

This groundbreaking book captures a period in Ireland’s history when countless foreign architects, artisans, and artists worked side by side with their native counterparts. Nearly all of the works within this remarkable volume—many of them never published before—have been drawn from North American collections. This catalogue accompanies the first exhibition to celebrate the Irish as artists, collectors, and patrons over 150 years of Ireland's sometimes turbulent history.
Featuring the work of a wide range of artists—known and unknown—and a diverse array of media, the catalogue also includes an impressive assembly of essays by a pre-eminent group of international experts working on the art...

2015   288 pp.  375 color illus.   -   Cloth ISBN: 9780300210606  $50.00 sc

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Gates of the Lord
The Tradition of Krishna Paintings

Martin Puryear
Multiple Dimensions

Architecture Talks Back

David Adjaye
Form, Heft, Material

Strokes of Genius
Italian Drawings from the Goldman Collection

James Ensor
The Temptation of Saint Anthony

Sarah Charlesworth

What May Come
The Taller de GrŠfica Popular and the Mexican Political Print

The Age of Picasso and Matisse
Modern Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

Josef Koudelka
Nationality Doubtful

Art and Appetite
American Painting, Culture, and Cuisine

Master Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago

Violence and Virtue
Artemisia Gentileschi's "Judith Slaying Holofernes"

Dreams and Echoes
Drawings and Sculpture in the David and Celia Hilliard Collection

Abelardo Morell
The Universe Next Door

They Seek a City
Chicago and the Art of Migration, 1910-1950

Recasting the Past
Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago

For Kith and Kin
The Folk Art Collection at the Art Institute of Chicago

Dawoud Bey
Harlem, U.S.A.

Fashioning the Object
Bless, Boudicca, and Sandra Backlund

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