The Next Thing: Art in the Twenty-first Century is an illustrated collection of commissioned essays that attempt to anticipate, through current artistic productions, the aesthetic sensibility that will define our times.
Berlinde De Bruyckere (b 1964) is a Belgian artist who specializes in sculpture using various media, including wax, wood, wool, and horse skin and hair. Published to coincide with De Bruyckere's participation in the 2013 Venice Biennale, this illustrated catalogue traces her work from conception to installation.
From kinky to kitsch to conceptual, Jeff Koons' art is anything but conformist. This book presents his personal story and analyzes Koons from a European perspective. It features art historian and critic Katy Siegel's analyses alongside hundreds of large-format images tracing Koons' career from 1979.