Rizzoli Desktop Books
The Seaside House: * Irresistible interiors that capture the essence of seaside living. Everyone dreams of a house by the sea, and this book presents the best examples of homes for escaping to the serenity of the seaside. Beautifully photographed interiors, exteriors, gardens, and patios offer a peek into these appealing homes, including Martha Stewart's Seal Harbor, Maine, residence, Donna Karan's Zen-like East Hampton retreat, Tommy Hilfiger's Pop art-inspired Miami house, and Giorgio Armani's Antigua getaway. Such top designers as Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Steven Gambrel, and Ken Fulk have decorated these lovely and inspiring homes-in quintessential seaside communities, including Block Island, Harbor Island, Malibu, and Martha's Vineyard. Published March 14, 2017. Hardcover. 240 pages *Measurements:* 9.5" x 11.25"
Big Shots!: Polaroids from the World of Hip-Hop and Fashion: * A unique record of hip-hop history from the late 1990's through to the present, captured through informal Polaroid portraiture. Just as Andy Warhol: Red Books defined a generation of artists, Big Shots offers a collection of photos that captures the energy of the world of hip-hop and the greater worlds of music and fashion alike. Published April 4, 2017. Hardcover. 304 pages *Measurements:* 5" x 6.5"
New York Living: * Residences featured here show New York Living of the moment: homes that defy traditional definition but which are nevertheless rooted in the historic ground of the city. What does a home look like in twenty-first-century New York? Published April 11, 2017. Hardcover. 295 pages *Measurements:* 10" x 10.75"
Gateaux: * As a follow-up to his spectacular Patisserie, master pastry chef Christophe Felder presents Gateaux, a beautifully illustrated guide to executing perfect cakes, from delightful small bites to showstopping centerpieces. Classic French pastry represents the pinnacle of control, elegance, and technique. Published February 28, 2017. Hardcover. 384 pages *Measurements:* 9" x 11.5"
Le Picnic: Chic Food for On-the-Go: * Le Picnic reimagines outdoor lunching as a chic activity that's worth putting a little more effort into. Rather than taking a boring sandwich and a flask of coffee to your next picnic, why not a bacon-and-leek quiche, a beautiful potato-and-pork sausage galette or cherry-tomato tartlets? Classic French recipes can be perfectly transportable, are not overly complex, and don't require particularly hard-to-find ingredients or an advanced skill set. Published April 11, 2017. Hardcover. 128 pages *Measurements:* 7.5" x 9.25"
Casa Bohemia: * A celebration of the uniquely vibrant architecture and interiors of classic and new Spanish-style houses in the southwestern and southern United States, Mexico, and Spain. Casa Bohemia showcases a collection of some of the most beautifully preserved Spanish style houses, from restored haciendas in Mexico to early and recent 20th century California mission styles. Published April 7, 2015. Hardcover. 368 pages *Measurements:* 9" x 11"
Suave in Every Situation: A Rakish Style Guide for Men: * How to Be Suave in Every Situation is the ultimate guide to a tasteful and sophisticated life. Laying down the law on style and proper decorum for men of the twenty-first century, this volume enlightens the male population with the secrets to becoming a cultured, contemporary gentleman. Published April 11, 2017. Hardcover. 176 pages *Measurements:* 6" x 9.5"
Cool: Style, Sound, and Subversion: * Cool: Style, Sound, and Subversion is equal parts historical chronicle and handbook of the myriad subcultures-most unknown to mainstream culture-that have influenced style. Authors Greg Foley and Andrew Luecke have compiled a comprehensive list of subcultures that have evolved over more than one hundred years, taking a look at the fashion, the art, the films, the books, the music, and historical context of these style movements, many of which came to influence conventional culture and eventually became a norm. Published May 9, 2017. Hardcover. 280 pages *Measurements:* 6.75" x 9.75"
Fashion Forward: 300 Years of Fashion: * Tracing the evolution of fashion-from the opulence of the court of Louis XV to the catwalk couture of today-this stunningly illustrated volume charts three centuries of fashion trends and innovations. This handsome volume is published to accompany a major exhibition that chronicles fashion from the seventeenth century to the present. Published April 11, 2017. Hardcover. 280 pages *Measurements:* 9.75" x 12"
In Bloom: * Each chapter focuses on a unique way to incorporate floral designs into interiors, from flower arrangements made from foraged greenery to wall painting evoking Monet's water lilies to paper flowers that never lose their vibrancy. Renowned photographer Oberto Gili fills his house in Italy with treasures from his bountiful garden that inspire his work, and landscape designer Miranda Brooks puts to use her passion for all things botanical in the decoration of her beautiful Brooklyn home. With exceptional photography that captures the beauty of these flower-inspired homes and text that shares how these imaginative artists and designers achieved their botanical creations, this is an irresistible book for flower lovers, decorators, and homeowners. Published September 21, 2020. Hardcover. 224 pages *Measurements:* 8.5" x 11"
Anselm Kiefer: Works from the Hall Collection: * Anselm Kiefer ranks among the best-known post-World War II European artists. Published to coincide with a new exhibition at the NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale and a long-term installation at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, this is the first survey of one of the world's largest collections of works by Anselm Kiefer. Published May 30, 2017. Hardcover. 240 pages *Measurements:* 10" x 11"
Mark Rothko: * The first publication dedicated exclusively to Mark Rothko不 art during the critical formative period of the 1940s. Examining the development and artistic exploration of one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century, this unprecedented volume presents the works of American artist Mark Rothko from the 1940s, a time when his most essential development as a painter occurred, dramatically and in a very compact space of time. Published September 11, 2012. Hardcover. 176 pages *Measurements:* 9.25" x 11.25"
Hiroshi Fujiwara: * The first monograph on the "godfather of street wear," this book pays homage to Hiroshi Fujiwara's influence on contemporary fashion, music, and design. The most comprehensive book devoted to the extensive work of Hiroshi Fujiwara-a pioneer in street wear, music, and art, and the ultimate arbiter of cool. Published July 15, 2014. Hardcover. 256 pages *Measurements:* 9.25" x 11.25"
Parisian Chic Look Book: * Ines De La Fressange's personal style is chic yet relaxed in every situation. While a navy-and-white- striped nautical top with slim, cropped jeans and flats is a classic French look, it's harder to pinpoint how Parisians unfailingly blend elegance and allure with such ease. Published April 4, 2017. Paperback. 160 pages *Measurements:* 6.75" x 9.5"
I Actually Wore This: * A celebration of the fashion missteps of otherwise stylish individuals-from celebrities and fashion and media insiders to regular humans. In everyone's closet, there is one article of clothing that truly demonstrates a momentary lapse in fashion judgment. Published March 28, 2017. Hardcover. 192 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 10"
Elements: * Architecture is a strange mixture of persistence and flux, an amalgamation of elements - some that have been around for over 5,000 years and others that were (re)invented yesterday. The fact that these elements change independently of each other, according to different cycles and economies, and for different reasons, turns each building into a complex collage of the archaic and the current, the site-specific and the standard, mechanical smoothness and the spontaneous. Published September 4, 2014. Boxed set. 2336 pages *Measurements:* 6" x 7.75"
True Style is What's Underneath: The Self-Acceptance Revolution: * A new kind of style book with the inspiring and empowering message that true style is self-acceptance," profiling stylish influencers and celebrities who defy the cookie-cutter looks of today's fashion magazines. The mother-daughter team behind the enormously popular websites StyleLikeU and What's Underneath profile trendsetting artists and creatives of all ages, body types, races, and genders to embrace how self-expression and self-acceptance are the most important means of achieving personal style. Published April 11, 2017. Hardcover. 272 pages *Measurements:* 7.5" x 10"
The key to achieving that pared-back Scandinavian look is balancing style and emotion while emphasizing confidence, says model, influencer and author of Dress Scandinavian , Pernille Teisbaek. Spanning almost 200 pages, this stylish hardcover is filled with beautiful photographs, moodboards and advice on how to mix textures, colors and fabrics to create a cool, minimalist wardrobe any Danish girl would envy. There's also chapters dedicated to achieving natural-looking makeup and turning your home into a warm and inviting retreat. -- 191-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Penguin - ISBN: 9781785037061
Yves Saint Laurent: * Featured are original sketches, runway shots, and never-before-published photographs of Saint Laurent at work, as well as new photography of iconic YSL designs from the exhibition, including the first Tuxedo pantsuit (1966), the Safari tunic (1968), the Mondrian dress (1965), and the Wesselmann dress (1966). The book also includes a 1991 interview from Le Figaro with the late designer. This focused exploration shows how Saint Laurent's radical clothes for the modern woman-presented here in gorgeous detail-continue to inspire fashion lovers and fans of art and design for their innovation and perfection of style. Hardcover. 168 pages *Measurements:* 7.5" x 11"
Rizzoli's Claudia Schiffer hardcover book is a collection of the supermodel's most iconic fashion moments, curated by the icon herself. From her discovery at age seventeen in a Düsseldorf discotheque to becoming Karl Lagerfeld's muse, her remarkable career and personality are captured by quotes from industry icons and images by top photographers including Richard Avedon, Patrick Demarchelier and Ellen von Unwerth. -- 272-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Rizzoli, New York - ISBN: 978-0-8478-6007-4