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1 Contact Sheet 125: Martin Weber, A Map of Latin American Dreams
Syracuse, NY Light Works 2004 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Issued Without Jacket Journal 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Entire issue devoted to the work of Martin Weber, Argentinian photographer, "A Map of Latin American Dreams", exhibition held January 12 - March 5, 2004, with more than 40 black and white images. This copy withdrawn from an institutional library, with stamp to title page, but no other markings. Otherwise, near-Fine in wraps. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Mary DiIorio [Ceramica]
Brazil Self-published 1992 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Issued Without Jacket Book Ricardo Pereira, photographer 
78-page monograph, with wonderful close-up photographs of the ceramicist in process, from clay to finished object. Fine in hardcover binding without dust jacket as published. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 The Exchange Show: 12 Painters from San Francisco and Rio De Janeiro
San Francisco CA Center for the Arts/Buena Yerba Gardens 1994 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
40-page catalogue for an exhibition held at the Center for the Arts/Yerba Buena Gardens in SF June 23-August 28 and at the Museo de Arte Moderno in Rio October 6-November 19, 1994. Wonderful cross-fertilization idea for an exhibition curated by Anne Trueblood Brodzky and Marcus de Lontra Costa. The Brazilians include Beatriz Milhazes, Chico Cunha, Cristina Canale, Karin Lambrecht, Luiz Zerbini, and Victor Arruda. Of the others, there's one of my favorite neo-medievalists, William T. Wiley, whose work looks for all the world as if he'd painted it in Rio, as well as Oliver Jackson, Kim Anno, Larry Thomas, Violet Fields, and Leigh Hyams. All plates in color, plus a color Wiley to the cover; text in Spanish and English. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Bottero, Daniel A Poet of the City: Daniel Bottero
Buenos Aires Latingrafica 2006 First Edition Boards Fine Fine Book 
204-page monograph, nearly all of which is color, wonderful color, in full-page plates of Bottero's lyrical abstractions. Brief texts by Donald Kuspit and Carol Damian, plus artist's statements in Spanish and English. As a kind of bonus, laid in is a 12-page 2007 brochure with 4 color plates. Both are in Fine condition, the monograph in Fine boards and a Fine dust jacket. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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5 Carmen Lomas Garza A Piece of My Heart [Pedacito de Mi Corazon]: The Art of Carmen Lomas Garza
New York and Austin TX The New Press/Laguna Gloria Art Museum 1991 First Edition Stiff Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
62-page monograph based on a 1991 exhibition catalogue, with an essay by Amalia Mesa-Bains and another by the artist. Illustrated with 22 color plates of her naïve narrative paintings, plus a chronology and good bibliography. Fine in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Castillo, Juan Valle (Introduction) Cardenal Escultor
Wuperthal Peter Hammer 1989 First Edition Wraps As Issued Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Ernesto Cardenal, the beloved Nicaraguan poet, has also been a sculptor for years. This catalogue, 97 plates in color and black and white, shows his enormous range in the various media he uses. Most are of fish and animals; all are delightful. Folded stiff wraps are unworn. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 David, Leon Canepa
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Editora Taller 1988 First Edition Folded Stiff Wraps Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
75-page catalogue, one of one thousand published, with text in Spanish and English, illustrated with 27 full-page plates, three in color, of his portraits and figurative works, all of which have a slight surrealistic quality and fit comfortably in their time (the 30s-40s). Canepa is an important link in Latin American art history, and it unusual to find a catalogue of this quality. Very Good in folded stiff wraps with faint creasing to front and rear covers. The artist's business card is taped inside the front cover, with his New York address and telephone number handwritten on the card. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Dorfles, Gillo The Suspended Art of Salvador Presta: A Retrospective
Dallas TX Museum of Geometric and MADI Art 2007 First Edition Stiff Wraps As Issued Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
Unusual catalogue for an exhibition held in Dallas July 20-October 14, 2007. Besides being a visually interesting color walk through Presta's work, it is also a useful reference on the MADI (Movement, Abstraction, Dimension, Invention) movement in art. The art Presta made has all of the MADI characteristics. Near-Fine in stiff wraps, triple covers cut out: light bump to bottom corners. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Easby, Elizabeth Kennedy Ancient Art of Latin America from the Collection of Jay C. Leff
Brooklyn NY The Brooklyn Museum 1966 First Edition Illustrated Wraps Near-Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
140-page catalogue for a special exhibition held November 22, 1966-March 5, 1967, with informative text and detailed captions for more than 550 objects, illustrated with black and white photographs. An important collection and an important reference. Near-Fine with light wear to edges and shelf rubbing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Elso, Juan Francisco Elso Latin American Spirituality: The Sculpture of Juan Francisco Elso
Cambridge MA MIT List Visual Arts Center 1991 First Edition Stiff Card Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket 
16-page catalogue for an exhibition held February 23-April 14, 1991. Perhaps best known for his effigy of José Marti, Elso works in truly multi media, producing sculpture that may begin with the figurative, but ends up nearly conceptual. Black and white plates, color cover. Fine condition in stiff wraps as issued. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 F. A. Whiting, Jr., essay Contemporary Argentine Art: Paintings, Sculptures, Prints [ca 1940]
New York American Federation of Arts 1940 1st Edition Paper Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
8-page large-format exhibition catalogue, undated, but probably about 1940, with excellent essay and 6 black and white plates plus black and white cover illustration of work by Saforcada, Butler, Badi, Forner, Bigatti, and Pacenza. Very Good with light wear to edges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Felix Angel [essay] Latin American Graphics: The Evolution of Identity from the Mythical to the Personal
Los Angeles, CA Museum of Latin American Art 2002 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
68-page catalogue for an exhibition that traveled from Los Angeles to six other museums across the country. Featuring the work of everyone from Abularach to Zuniga. Fully illustrated in color. Fine condition in illustrated wraps. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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13 Francois, Andre Cuidar: Um Documentario Sobre a Medicina humanizada No Brasil
Sao Paulo, Brazil Self-published 2006 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
248-page journey through the Brazilian health care system in black and white photographs. Lots of images of hands. Very moving without being overly sentimental. Fine hardcover binding in Fine dust jacket. Very heavy, so will require extra shipping charges. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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14 Gutierrez, Emilia Emilia Gutierrez: Habitantes De La Luz y La Sombra
Gabriel Levinas 2004 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Habitantes de la luz y la sombra: dibujos y pinturas 1960-2002 (Gabriel Levinas, 2004). Very nearly a catalogue raisonné of the artist's work: 61 color plates of the paintings and as many of the drawings. Much of the work is figurative and very subtle, particularly the coloration. Chronology and other documentation included. In Fine condition in hardcover with dust jacket. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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15 Helena Severo, Vanda Mangia Klabin, text Jose Resende [1998 exhibition in Rio]
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Centro de Arte Helio Oiticica 1998 1st Edition Boards Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
60-page exhibition catalogue with text and captions in Portuguese. Illustrated with numerous black and white photographs of the work, which ranges from shaped wall constructions to monumental outdoor sculptures. Near-Fine in illustrated paper-covered boards with black line to bottom page edges and minor wear to edges and corners. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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16 Jaramillo, Carmen Maria [curator] A Tribute to the Book Arts: Works By Contemporary Colombian Artists
New York Colombian Center 1996 First Edition Textured Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
24-page brochure for an exhibition held March 7 to May 15, 1996, curated by Carmen Maria Jaramillo, and featuring the work of 29 artists or groups, each with at least one black and white photograph. Perhaps an important resource for Latin American contributions to the book arts. Fine in textured wraps. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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17 Jorge Glusberg 1999 Venice Biennale: Argentina (Bedel, Benedit, Bony y Bruzzone)
Buenos Aires, Argentina Ministry of Cultural Affairs, etc. 1999 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
38-page exhibition catalogue featuring the installations and photography of Bedel, Benedit, Bony, and Bruzzone, who represented Argentina in Venice in 2000. The work is pretty stunning. This copy discarded by a museum library, with a stamp to the last page but no other intrusions. Otherwise, near-Fine in double-folded illustrated wraps. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Jungle, Tadeu Tadeu Jungle: Chai [Floor] / O Espetaculo Da Solidao [The spectacle of loneliness]
Sao Paulo, Brazil Valu Oria Galeria De Arte 2004 First Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
24-page catalogue for an exhibition held July 29-August 21, 2004, including photographs of two works, with text in Portuguese and English. "Floor" is interpreted as urban asphalt or sand, documented here in seven color photographs. The "spectacle" was seen only by flashlight in a dark room, documented here by photographs of an empty closet, a spoon, graffiti, and other objects and images. Curious. Fine in wraps. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Luis Camnitzer New Art of Cuba [1994]
Austin University of Texas Press 1994 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket Book 
400-page text, a comprehensive look at Cuban art, including art education, individual artists, and history. Many black and white illustrations and good index. Very Good in wraps, with faint rippling to first few pages and minor wear to corners. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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20 Maccio, Romulo Romulo Maccio: Pictures and Places [Retratos y Lugares]
Buenos Aires Museo Nacional Bellas Artes 2007 First Edition Folded Wraps Fine Issued Without Jacket Book 
64-page catalogue, nearly all color plates, with brief text in English and Spanish. Often referred to as an artist who captures ghosts, Macció's work can be lyrical and brutal at the same time. The "pictures" are portraits, and the places are international-there's even one of the Brooklyn Bridge. Fine in folded wraps as issued. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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