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New titles to pre-order
Tim Walker – Shoot For the Moon (October 2019)
Tim Walker is undeniably one of the most iconic photographers of the past three decades. For the first time in six years, the British photographer comes with a new book that collects new work as well as previously published editorial work for magazines such as Vogue and W. Expect his signature dreamy fairy tale style, featuring some of the world’s greatest contemporary stars.
Pre-order € 110
Prada Catwalk (October 2019)
After Chanel, Dior, Louis Vuitton, and Yves Saint Laurent, Prada now also gets its own treatment in Thames & Hudson’s “Catwalk” series. The Italian luxury fashion house is over 105 years old, and still reigns at the forefront of the international fashion industry. In this book, the last thirty years of catwalk designs are celebrated, as seen on supermodels like Kate Moss, Gisele Bundchen, and Naomi Campbell.
Pre-order € 67.50
The Silver Spoon Classic (September 2019)
One of the most famous cookbooks in the world makes its return. First published in 1950 as Il Cucchiaio d’Argento (Italian for the Silver Spoon), this classic Italian cookbook has been transcending generations of home cooks all over the world. The Silver Spoon Classic is the definitive guide to preparing the most important, authentic, and delicious Italian recipes—with a completely new design, and new photography.
Pre-order € 52.50
Joel Meyerowitz – Provincetown (September 2019)
Provincetown is a small beach town in Massachusetts, known as a safe haven for many artists and the queer communities on the east coast of the USA. Throughout the late 1970s and early 80s, American street photography legend Joel Meyerowitz spent his summers there, documenting all that he saw in this domestic oasis. Now there’s finally a book, showcasing some of his never-seen-before work, made in Provincetown. An ode to a place he loves very dearly, a unique place on the east coast of America.
Pre-order € 75
The New Black Vanguard (October 2019)
Along with a new traveling worldwide exhibition, Aperture will release a book titled The New Black Vanguard. Edited by writer and curator Antwaun Sargent, this book shows the recent transition in representation of black bodies within international photography with portfolios from artists like Tyler Mitchell, Stephen Tayo, and Renell Medrano among others.
Pre-order € 45
Laurent Baheux: Lions (September 2019)
The king of the jungle in black and white. French photographer Laurent Baheux traveled throughout sub-saharan Africa to capture this majestic animal in its natural habitat. In striking, contrast-rich black and white, this book is as much a tribute to the lion’s character, power, and feeling as it is a haunting reminder that it’s also among the most endangered wildlife on earth.
Pre-order € 40
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