Hailed as a style Bible, Phaidon's newly updated tome takes a fresh look at the fashion world and the people who inspired and created it. This easy-to-use A-Z guide spans two centuries and profiles over 570 stylists, models and photographers alongside pioneering designers - plus a new category of educational institutions. Each entry includes an image illustrating a key aspect of the subjects and a cross-referencing system that makes it simple to explore collaborations and connections - perfect for fashion students and aspiring editors. -- 592-page hardcover book - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714871073
Containing a host of authentic dishes from Naples and the Amalfi Coast (including a delectable selection of antipasti and margarita pizza), this hardcover recipe book is Phaidon 's latest addition to its renowned 'Silver Spoon' series. A true feast for the eyes, it's illustrated with over 250 vivid photographs and images, and includes essays on some of the region's most prized ingredients and produce. It'll look as smart on your coffee table as it will on the kitchen shelf. - - 272-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714873855
Penned by Mr Andrew Nahum, Principal Curator of Engineering and Technology at London's prestigious Science Museum, Phaidon 's 'Ferrari: Under The Skin' pops the hood of the world's most iconic supercar and it's creator, Enzo. Containing in-depth analysis of the man, company and clientele as well as 200 illustrations and photographs, it's the ideal gift for the mechanically inclined. - - 240-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714875187
In Phaidon 's new volume, renowned minimalist architect Mr John Pawson presents 320 mesmerising photographs celebrating the entire colour spectrum. It's packed full of images of textures, spaces, and patterns from the world over, providing a fascinating insight into the designer's inspirations. The book will make an intriguing gift for creatives and photography enthusiasts. - - 352-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714875286
As a teenager in the mid to late 1960s, acclaimed American photographer Mr Stephen Shore spent two years at Mr Andy Warhol's legendary Manhattan studio, The Factory, documenting the comings and goings of its now-iconic cast of characters. From Mmes Edie Sedgwick to Yoko Ono, this hardcover book features a selection of images from that time personally selected by Shore himself and presented across almost 200 pages. - - 192-page hardcover book - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714872742
New art, new ideas. That's what Manhattan's New Museum, which celebrates its 40-year anniversary in 2017, is all about. Penned by director Ms Lisa Phillips, this Phaidon tome is a detailed chronology of how the institution's bold vision has played out, including fascinating insights into its ground-breaking exhibitions, milestones and partnerships. The stark white cover will look cool on your coffee table. - - 374-page hardcover book - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714875255
The landscape of London as a twenty-first-century fashion capital has never been mapped, until now, say editors Tania Fares and Sarah Mower of their definitive tome profiling 50 of the capital's leading designers - from Paul Smith and Stella McCartney to Erdem and Simone Rocha. Compiled from interviews and studio visits conducted by journalists who have known and followed them since the beginning of their careers, it goes behind-the-scenes at studios and ateliers across the capital and is accompanied by specifically commissioned portraits of each at work. It is a must-read for fashion enthusiasts and industry insiders alike. -- 680-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 978-0714873350 As seen in The EDIT magazine
Prepared to be awed by dazzling shows that lasted a matter of minutes, extravaganzas that were as fleeting as the fashion trends they showcased, and above all the meticulous talent of their creator, known to everyone simply as Alex, says author Sally Singer as an introduction to this hardcover book. Celebrating 25 years of iconic moments produced by designer Alexandre de Betak, this tome is structured thematically to provide unrivaled insight into how fashion is as much about art as it is commerce. A perfect gift for anyone who appreciates style and design, every page is brimming with unseen photographs, moodboards and memories. -- 292-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714873534
It's been said that getting your picture taken by Annie Leibovitz is one of the greatest signs of success - and this impressive portfolio certainly proves the point. Bound in a beautiful hardback cover, Phaidon's tome archives 150 of the photographer's most iconic and powerful portraits alongside never-before-published shots captured between 2005 and 2016. It's impressively sized to do justice to her beautifully cinematic compositions and closes with an essay by Annie herself. -- 316-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714875132 - Made in the UK
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Drawing on a carefully selected network of editors and in-the-know locals, Wallpaper*'s city guides have long been considered an essential for seasoned travelers. This exclusive set details 10 of the coolest destinations in North and South America. They're presented in a branded mint-green box that beautifully complements the signature Pantone covers, and as any fan of the magazine will know, each includes at least 100 illustrations, a fold-out map and section for your own notes and memos. Keep them tucked inside a jacket pocket for a quick rundown on the neighborhood you're exploring, a tip on the hottest place for dinner or information on nearby museums. -- Wallpaper* City Guide Lima; published: 2013; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-866-406 - Wallpaper* City Guide Havana; published: 2014; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-866-550 - Wallpaper* City Guide Mexico City; published: 2015; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-869-575 - Wallpaper* City Guide Miami; published: 2015; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-869-599 - Wallpaper* City Guide Los Angeles; published: 2016; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-871-387 - Wallpaper* City Guide Buenos Aires; published: 2016; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-071-4872-391 - Wallpaper* City Guide Rio de Janeiro; published: 2016; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-871-370 - Wallpaper* City Guide New York; published: 2017; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-873-725 - Wallpaper* City Guide San Francisco; published: 2017; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-874-821 - Wallpaper* City Guide Toronto; published: 2017; publisher: Phaidon; ISBN: 978-0714-872-728
With the house today often drawing on Yves Saint Laurent's most iconic fashion moments, there's no better time to be inspired by the designer's incredible legacy. From his debut show in 1962 to his final couture collection 40 years later, Phaidon's hardback monograph features original sketches, backstage Polaroids and a curated edit of the 20, 000 jewels, hats, shoes and bags usually kept hidden at the Yves Saint Laurent Foundation. We think the sapphire-toned cover makes it a striking gift or addition to your coffee table. -- 432-page hardcover book - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Phaidon - ISBN: 9780714874715
The first of two volumes, Grace: Thirty Years at Vogue documents the impressive portfolio of former Vogue Creative Director Grace Coddington. This edition is filled with imagery, personal anecdotes and insider stories from photographers and industry insiders – not to mention two forwards penned by good friends Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld. The cover is printed with a vibrant caricature that is sure to capture attention when displayed on your coffee table. -- 408-page hardcover book - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Phaidon Press - ISBN: 978-0-7148-7059-5
EXCLUSIVE AT NET-A-PORTER.COM. Phaidon's monograph opens up the glittering and colorful universe of one of fashion's most photographed women. Made closely with Anna Dello Russo, this personal tome chronicles her work across Vogue Italia , L'Uomo Vogue and Vogue Japan to her street style legacy with the help of 800 photographs and illustrations. As well-accessorized as the woman herself, this volume is packaged in a keepsake box filled with tokens - like a deck of signature fashion trading cards, a pop-up book and a life-sized poster of Dello Russo, as well as excerpts from her personal diary and meticulously kept show notes, written from the front row. -- 552-page hardcover book - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Phaidon Press - ISBN: 978-0-7148-7567-5
The rapid proliferation of museums around the world has redefined its purpose as more than just repositories of historical art, they can now be research centres, memorials, galleries or artworks in themselves. New Museums documents the best of these structures with 27 projects by well-known and lesser-known designers in 13 countries. Supported by breathtaking imagery, this guide discusses the archetypal museum's transformative role as both a container and piece of art.
Speck Lee Tailfeather sets the record straight with this tell-all book about how, far from being pests to buildings, pigeons are in fact great admirers of architecture. Follow Speck as he delivers a 'bird's eye view' of the world's iconic structures, from the Coliseum and Taj Mahal to the Golden Gate Bridge and Sydney Opera House. A fun introduction to architecture for children, this beautifully illustrated book will delight to all globetrotters, big and small.
Brazil's architecture is distinctively different from Latin America, yet studies have mostly been confined to the work of one man, Oscar Niemeyer. In Brazil's Modern Architecture, contemporaries set the record straight with an in-depth analysis of cultural and political context. From the first modern houses of the 1920's, through the 'heroic' period of the 1940's, to the latest developments, this book offers thought-provoking essays and photographs that truly define a ground-breaking transfor.
Launching her career at Rolling Stone and venturing on to numerous publications, Annie Leibovitz is globally renowned for her expressive, intimate portraits. A third installment by the American photographer, this volume chronicles her iconic work over the past decade. Fans of the artist will delight in this gorgeous collection of imagery, from Elizabeth Warren in her office to Lena Dunham walking through an eerie garden in Brooklyn. By Annie Leibovitz. Introduction by Alexandra Fuller. Published by Phaidon. (October 25, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 312 pages. 11.5" length x 1.5" width x 14.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714875132.
For 25 years, creative legend Alexandre de Betak has been responsible for every detail of some of the most memorable fashion shows and events. This luxurious volume includes hundreds of unpublished behind-the-scenes images of those presentations as well as an inside look into how fashion becomes art and commerce. By Alexandre de Betak and Sally Singer. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 4, 2017.) Hardcover. 292 pages. 10.4" length x 1.4" width x 13.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873534.
Including personal anecdotes and lovely images, Stephen Harris' debut cookbook shares 50 simple English recipes that are the quintessence of great British cooking. Known as the chef that transformed The Sportsman in Whitstable, Kent from a standard seaside pub to an internationally acclaimed restaurant, Harris uses this book as a way to share age-old and modern techniques to classic local cuisine. By Stephen Harris. Foreword by Marina O'Loughlin. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 9, 2017.) Hardcover. 256 pages. 8.4" length x 1.1" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714874951.
An art museum in a book, this comprehensive volume takes readers on a virtual tour, omitting the boundaries of space and crowds. Formatted by color-coded galleries, rooms, corridors, and special exhibitions, this revised edition features over 1,600 works, spanning from pre-historic times to the present. Guided by excerpts from world-renowned curators and researchers, history enthusiasts will delight in these pages filled with famed paintings, sculpture, installations, and more. By Phaidon editors. Published by Phaidon. (October 16, 2017.) Hardcover. 584 pages. 10.0" length x 2.0" width x 12.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714875026.
Encased in a stunning light blue and gold clamshell box, this two-volume book set celebrates the work of Vogue creative director and fashion legend Grace Coddington, known globally for her impeccable taste and elaborate photo spreads. Together, the comprehensive volumes include more than 600 images, along with personal stories, and never-before-seen images from renowned photographers such as Steven Meisel, Annie Leibovitz, and Herb Ritts. Includes two hardcover books. By Grace Coddington. Edited by Grace Coddington and Michael Roberts. Forewords by Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld. Published by Phaidon Press. (2016.) Hardcovers with clamshell box. Each: 408 pages. Box: 12.0" length x 4.5" width x 15.5" height. Each book: 11" length x 2" width x 14" height. (Approximately.). ISBN: 9780714873718.
Complete with 230 color photographs, this latest cookbook from best-selling author Vefa Alexiadou features hundreds of easy-to-follow Greek recipes as well as information on regional specialties, local ingredients, and the religious and historical significance of Greek dishes. By Vefa Alexiadou. Photography by Edward Park. Published by Phaidon Press. (March 20, 2017.) Hardcover. 704 pages. 230 color photographs. 7.5" length x 2.0" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873800.
Featuring an array of celebrated recipes from Italy's treasured peninsula, Campania, Naples and the Amalfi Coast is the fourth edition in The Silver Spoon's popular cookbook series. Detailed with excerpts and photographs of dishes, architecture, and landscapes of the region's five provinces, this volume offers the culinary connoisseur an authentic taste of the renowned seaside county. By The Silver Spoon Kitchen. Illustrations by Beppe Giacobbe. Published by Phaidon. (April 17, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 272 pages. 7.50" length x 1.25" width x 11.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873855.
Exploring over 500 listings in 50 countries, this useful book is the ultimate insider's guide to finding the best cup of coffee. Renowned baristas and coffee connoisseurs come together in this genius read to provide invaluable reviews and tips for locating incredible brews in cities around the world. By Avidan Ross and Liz Clayton. Published by Phaidon Press. (November 13, 2017.) Hardcover. 348 pages. 5.8" length x 1.5" width x 8.2" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873923.
Celebrated chef Jeremy Fox shares 160 approachable vegetarian recipes in this beautifully illustrated text. On Vegetables offers creative, textural, and delicious vegetable-based cuisines for every home cook. By Jeremy Fox. Foreword by David Chang. Photographs by Rick Poon. Published by Phaidon Press. (April 17, 2017.) Hardcover. 320 pages. 8.4" length x 1.4" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873909.
Celebrating America's diverse culinary heritage, America: The Cookbook features 800 home-cooked recipes organized by course. This comprehensive work includes contributions from the nation's greatest chefs and writers alongside images of mouth-watering dishes. By Gabrielle Langholtz. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 9, 2017.) Hardcover. 768 pages. 7.5" length x 2.4" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873961.
A lens into the enigma of the universe, this volume chronicles diverse interpretations of astronomy: renderings of the skies, stars, planets, and celestial philosophy. Together with never-before-published work, this selection consists of 300 paintings, photographs, animations, and more, curated by experts in the field. Readers will be in awe with the contrasts and similarities of assorted theories highlighted throughout these pages. By Phaidon editors. Contributions by David Malin and Paul Murdin. Published by Phaidon. (October 9, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 352 pages. 10.25" length x 1.50" width x 11.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714874616.
From his debut collection in 1962 to his final show in 2002, Yves Saint Laurent shaped the course of fashion. This volume offers a backstage pass into the French couturier's most influential accessories and the inspirations behind them. Highlighting items pulled from the private archives of the designer's foundation in Paris, these pages pair photographs with sketches, campaign imagery, and behind-the-scenes shots of Laurent and his muses. By Patrick Mauriès. Published by Phaidon. (October 4, 2017.) Hardcover. 432 pages. 8" length x 2" width x 10" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714874715.
Emerging during the male-dominated art scene of the 1960s, Yayoi Kusama prospered to become a globally renowned creative with extraordinary style. Influencing subculture and feminist movements among others, the versatile artist is celebrated for her themes of self-image and sexuality induced in pop culture. An expanded edition of her comprehensive monograph, this volume is a window into Kusama's expressive world of psychedelic colors, repetitive patterns, motivating words, and more. By Catherine Taft, Laura Hoptman, Akira Tatehata, Udo Kultermann. Published by Phaidon Press. (November 8, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 240 pages. 10.50" length x 1.25" width x 12.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873459.
Peter Chadwick's This Brutal World is a curated collection of Brutalist architecture. The 224-page book includes the works of great contemporary and 20th century architects including Zaha Hadid, David Chipperfield, Le Corbusier, and Mies van der Rohe. By Peter Chadwick. Published by Phaidon Press. (May 23, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 224 pages. 10.0" length x 1.0" width x 11.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871080.
This comprehensive book from award-winning urban and public realm design firm James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro offers a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of New York City's High Line. Published by Phaidon Press, this large volume features over 450 pages about the famed park. By James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Published by Phaidon Press. (November 9, 2015.) Hardcover. 452 pages. 13.00" length x 1.75" width x 9.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871004.
Perfect for burger lovers and pop culture aficionados alike, this colorful volume delves into the history and impact of the classic hamburger with an array of essays, photographs, and interviews with culinary icons. Complete with 12 delectable recipes, The World is Your Burger takes readers on a mouthwatering journey from the burger's humble beginnings to the iconic food it is today. By David Michaels. Published by Phaidon Press. (June 5, 2017.) Hardcover. 432 pages. 250 illustrations. 9.0" length x 1.5" width x 9.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873985.
This is the second and final volume of Vogue editor Grace Coddington's collective best work. The pages showcase photographs from the last 15 years and celebrates the legendary photographers the fashion icon has worked with. Featuring gorgeous color illustrations, as well as personal anecdotes, this massive book is a treasure to behold. By Grace Coddington. Published by Phaidon Press; Box Slp edition. (September 5, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket and slipcase. 408 pages. 12.00" length x 3.00" width x 16.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714871974.
In this work, renowned photographer Stephen Shore offers an immersive look at the Factory, Andy Warhol's legendary studio in Manhattan. Filled with dozens of black and white photographs taken by Shore between 1965 and 1967, readers are given an insider's view of the Factory, the cast of characters who frequented this remarkable place, and Andy Warhol himself. By Stephen Shore. Text by Lynne Tillman. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 24, 2016.) Hardcover. 192 pages. 10.5" length x 1.0" width x 14.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872742.
Created in collaboration with Italian food emporium Eataly, this cookbook features 300 of the best contemporary Italian home-style recipes. Filled with clear instructions, helpful tips, and beautifully shot photography, Eataly: Contemporary Italian Cooking immerses readers in how Italians cook today. By Eataly. Edited by Emilia Terragni. Photography by Food Editore/Piermichele Borraccia. Foreward by Oscar Farinetti. Published by Phaidon (October 24, 2016). Hardcover. 517 pages. 7.5" length x 2.0" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872797.
The late and legendary bartender Sasha Petraske shares 75 delicious cocktail recipes from his repertoire in this beautifully illustrated book. By Sasha Petraske. Introduction by Georgette Moger-Petraske. Forewords by Dale Degroff and Robert Simonson. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 31, 2016.) Hardcover. 256 pages. 6.4" length x 1.0" width x 9.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872810.
Selling highly coveted artifacts of the world for over 250 years, Christie's is one the most prominent auction houses in existence. This book is filled with breathtaking illustrations featuring the personal possessions of iconic historical figures such as Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, Coco Chanel, and many more. By Christie's. Published by Phaidon Press. (October 24, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 496 pages. 7.2" length x 1.2" width x 10.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872025.
Phaidon presents a carefully curated selection of inspirational quotes from celebrated artists around the globe. By Phaidon editors. Published by Phaidon. (October 10, 2016.) Hardcover. 336 pages. 5.50" length x 1.00" width x 8.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714872438.
This insider's guide to some of the best drink establishments in the world features more than 700 listings recommended by over 225 of the industry's leading bartenders. Filled with helpful facts about each establishment as well as easy-to-navigate maps, this handy volume is a must-have for world travelers looking to find the perfect drink. By Adrienne Stillman. Published by Phaidon Press. (February 27, 2017.) Hardcover. 418 pages. 5.50" length x 1.50" width x 8.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780714873152.
2 hardcover books, comprising Steve McCurry: South Southeast 2000, published by Phaidon, Anthony Bannon: Steve McCurry 2005, published by Phaidon.