POETRY TO THE EARTH: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Deerfield
POETRY TO THE EARTH:
The Arts and Crafts Movement in Deerfield

12 x 9", 240 pages, hardcover, 345 color and black and white images.
Authored by Suzanne L. Flynt with a foreword by Wendy Kaplan.
Co-published by Hard Press Editions in association with Hudson Hills Press.
ISBN: 978-1-55595-383-6
Deerfield, Massachusetts played a pivotal role in the American Arts and Crafts Movement beginning in the late 19th century. The artistic and intellectual atmosphere of Deerfield, combined with its colonial history and picturesque surroundings, created an ideal environment for Arts and Crafts--a movement that encouraged a return to hand craftsmanship, simplicity of design, and honesty of materials.
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"Skilled Hands and High Ideals: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Deerfield" exhibition opens on June 15, 2013
http://www.artscrafts-deerfield.org

Deerfield Basket Makers
Deerfield Basket Makers, photograph by Frances and Mary Allen, 1901. Memorial Hall Museum, PVMA
Life & Work of ENRICO GLICENSTEIN
Life & Work of
ENRICO GLICENSTEIN

12 x 11", 224 pages, hard cover, 50 color plates and 400 black and white images.
Authored by Charlotte Sholod with contributions by Tamara Sztmya.
Published by Hard Press Editions in association with Hudson Hills Press.
ISBN: 978-1-55595-384-3
Enrico Glicenstein belonged to a pioneering vanguard of independent European Sculptors of the early to mid 20th century who were credited with reviving the traditional art of direct carving—with a modern sensibility. At a time when most other sculptors had turned away from a more ‘humanistic’ tradition, Glicenstein remained uncompromising in his commitment to the human figure. Over 250 sculpted works celebrating the universality of human endeavor are detailed fully for the first time in this volume.
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Sleep (Helena Glicenstein)
Sleep (Helena Glicenstein), Marble relief, 1897-1899 – Rome (app. 55 x 45 x 20 cm).
Into the Light: The Healing Art of Kalman Aron
INTO THE LIGHT:
The Healing Art
of Kalman Aron

10 x 11", 224 pages
Hardcover with dust jacket,
210 color plates and 30 black and white images.
By Susan Beilby Magee.
Co-published by Hard Press Editions and Posterity Press, Inc. in association with Hudson Hills Press.
ISBN: 978-1-55595-385-0
A six-year-old girl sits for a pastel portrait by an unknown immigrant artist. Fifty years later, he asks her to write his story. INTO THE LIGHT is a profound, visual narrative of hope, courage and healing in the face of evil. It relates the epic life journey of artist Kalman Aron as he emerges from the ashes of the Holocaust to explore the nature of humankind, his own humanity and the mystery of life—all on canvas. What unfolds is a visual record of one man’s remarkable evolution from darkness to light. Healing himself through his art, Kalman Aron’s example offers hope to all.
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EVENTS

Tuesday, November 4, 2013
San Diego Jewish Book Fair
10AM

Thursday, January 9, 2014
Glendale Public Library
7pm

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Seattle Public Library
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Portrait of Henry Miller, late 1960s, oil on canvas, 40 x 36 inches.
Portrait of Henry Miller, late 1960s, oil on canvas, 40 x 36".
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AMY GOLDIN
Art in A Hairshirt, Art Criticism 1964-1978

9 x 6", 220 pages, 15 color plates.
Essays by Amy Goldin, Robert Kushner and others.
ISBN: 978-1-55595-342-3
The first-ever collection of essays by influential art critic, Amy Goldin. Over thirty essays taken from the pages of Artnews, Artforum, Art Journal, New American Review, International Journal for Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Art in America and her personal journals during the 60s and 70s, have been selected by artist Robert Kushner and relayed with insightful accounts from prominent art world writers.

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Amy Goldin - The Art of Art Criticism, 1964-1978: Art in a Hairshirt
Photo by Ruth Huston, courtesy of Paul Huston, undated.

Amy Goldin is "the best-kept secret in postwar American art criticism." – Christopher Knight, chief art critic, L.A. Times
Marylyn Dintenfass - Parallel ParkMARYLYN DINTENFASS
PARALLEL PARK
11 x 11", Hardcover, 140 pages, 178 photos / illustrations (includes 11 black and white).
Authored by Aliza Edelman with contributions by Ron Bishop, Michele Cohen, John Driscoll, Barbara Anderson Hill and Jennifer McGregor.
Published by Hard Press Editions in association with Hudson Hills Press.
ISBN 978-1-55595-346-1
MARYLYN DINTENFASS PARALLEL PARK is the first book to document Marylyn Dintenfass' life-long love affair with automobiles, especially the culturally iconic high-powered, sporty, sexy muscle cars that streamed out of Detroit from the late 1950's to the mid-1970's. The book critically explores how Dintenfass' drawings, monotypes and paintings are the genesis for Parallel Park — a 30,000 square foot, site-specific installation, wrapping the four facades of The Lee County Justice Center Parking Garage in Fort Myers, Florida. It is one of the largest and most transformative art installations in the United States of the past decade.
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Loring W. Coleman - Living and Painting in a Changing New England, An Autobiography
LORING W. COLEMAN
Living and Painting in a Changing New England An Autobiography

11 x 12", 240 pages, Hardcover, 115 color plates.
Written by Loring W. Coleman, NA, AWS; Edited by Hugh Fortmiller with a Foreword by Henry Adams. Published by Hard Press Editions in association with Hudson Hills Press.
ISBN: 978-1-55595-341-6
Loring W. Coleman, distinguished plein air painter of New England landscapes, recounts amusing and intriguing experiences as a life-long student and teacher of painting. This autobiography, sparked by a dramatic loss of vision in his right eye due to a hemorrhage in 2009, is testament to the artist's on-going creative journey. Thirty anecdotal essays are featured, showcasing his realist paintings representative of his work from the 1950s through the early 21st century.
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Seeing Out Louder by Jerry SaltzJERRY SALTZ
Seeing Out Louder
6 x 9", 300pp
ISBN-13: 978-1555953188
After a decade of serving as Art Critic for the Village Voice, Jerry Saltz, a one time truck driver turned seasoned art critic, has since 2007 held the coveted title of Senior Art Critic at New York Magazine. Picking up in 2003, shortly after the wrenching contested 2000 election, the attacks of September 11, and the ramping-up of the Iraq War, Seeing Out Louder brilliantly reveals the rise of the hyper art market, the capitulation to money, the dark politics that form the background of this bright period, to the collapse and fall of this market and those politics.
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Sandler - Abstract Expressionism and the American Experience: A ReevaluationIRVING SANDLER
Abstract Expressionism and the American Experience: A Reevaluation
Edited by Raphael Rubinstein
In association with the School of Visual Arts
8 x 10", 220pp., 24 color plates
ISBN 1555953115
In 1970, Irving Sandler published The Triumph of American Painting: A History of Abstract Expressionism, a book that quickly became the definitive account of the movement. Now, after a 50-year career as one of America's most distinguished and influential critics and art historians, Sandler reassesses his own thoughts on Abstract Expressionism in light of recent scholarship and his own observations.
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Mike Glier - Along A Long LineMIKE GLIER
Along A Long Line
11 x 12", Hardcover, cloth binding; 208 pages; 240 color plates and photographs
Interview by Carol Diehl, Essay by Lisa Corrin
Hard Press Editions in association
with Hudson Hills Press
ISBN-13: 978-1555953195
Includes limited edition DVD
ISBN 1555952437
With 50 pounds of art supplies on his back, one French easel, a laptop and nine weeks in each location, Mike Glier is a plein-air painter with a modern day twist, traveling along the 70th line of longitude to the Arctic, Ecuador, the Caribbean, and New York City addressing the urgent issue of man's connection to and place in nature.
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