Art

Jerónimo Antonio Gil and the Idea of the Spanish Enlightenment

By Kelly Donahue-Wallace

Examining the career of a largely unstudied eighteenth-century engraver, this book establishes Jerónimo Antonio Gil, a man immersed within the complicated culture and politics of the Spanish empire, as a major figure in the history of both Spanish and Mexican art.

Manifestos and Polemics in Latin American Modern Art

Edited and Translated by Patrick Frank

Bringing together sixty-five primary documents vital to understanding the history of art in Latin America since 1900, Patrick Frank shows how modern art developed in Latin America in this important new work complementing his previous book, Twentieth-Century Art of Latin America, Revised and Expanded Edition.

Subjects: ArtLatin America

Give Me Life

Iconography and Identity in East LA Murals
By Holly Barnet-SanchezTim Drescher

This book offers detailed analyses of individual East LA murals, sets them in social context, and explains how they were produced.

Unique Insights

The Society of Layerists in Multi-Media

Unique Insights is a stepping stone in SLMM’s continued evolution toward increased awareness of its mission as creative artists and members with holistic intent.

Subjects: Art

Gregory I. McHuron

Plein Air Master and Mentor
By Susan Hallsten McGarry

This retrospective of McHuron’s life in art is a story of living in the now, as well as a guide to finding what McHuron called the “WOW” that serenades your soul. It is a journey of discovery, as meaningful as it is colorful.

Subjects: Art

Drawing into Architecture

The Sketches of Antoine Predock
By Christopher Curtis Mead

This collection of 172 sketches, many published here for the first time, surveys nearly fifty years of Antoine Predock's work.

Subjects: ArtArchitecture

Fractured Faiths / Las fes fracturadas

Spanish Judaism, the Inquisition, and New World Identities / El judaísmo español, la Inquisición y identidades nuevo mundiales
By Roger L. DávilaJosef DíazRon D. Hart

Fractured Faiths traces the history of the Sephardic and converso (converted) Jews from their Golden Age to the twenty-first century, in both the land they left behind and in the lands they later settled.

The Zeon Files

Art and Design of Historic Route 66 Signs
By Mark C. ChildsEllen D. Babcock

The Zeon Files rescues the work of the Zeon Corporation from obscurity, presenting a collection of the working drawings of historic Route 66–era signs.

Mary Mito

Collages
By Arden Reed

A collection of seventy-six collages reveals Mito's work that looks world's apart from her “realistic” paintings and drawings through scenes or horror that are punctuated by moments of surreal humor.

Subjects: Art

Garo Z. Antreasian

Reflections on Life and Art
By Garo Z. Antreasian

Illustrating his drawings, paintings, and prints, this book reveals Antreasian as a major American artist.

Subjects: ArtMemoir

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