May 4, 2023

Roger Bamber: Out of the Ordinary

For 50 years one of Britain’s leading photojournalists, Roger Bamber has poured his life’s work into this reflection of a career which encompassed everything from riots and bombings to the crazy world of rock and pop.

Contemporary Art

Part of the excellent Art Essentials series, this plain-speaking, jargon-free account provides a clear understanding of the contexts in which art is being made today.

Painting Women Writers

Susanne du Toit has devoted herself to an ongoing project painting women writers and art historians.

Alice Neel: Hot Off The Griddle

Accompanying the largest UK show of the artist’s work to date, the book includes over 70 of Neel’s most vibrant portraits, capturing the shifting social and political context of America in the 20th century.

Divining the Human: The Art of Alexander Newley

Spanning the worlds of portraiture, landscape, the nude, abstraction and still life, the British contemporary artist Alexander Newley fuses fine art traditions of observation and draughtsmanship with the transcendental intuitions of the mystic.

Studio Ceramics

This magnificent catalogue of the V&A’s collection of 20th century and contemporary British ceramics places their makers in a broader international group of artists.

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