An Atlas of Rare and Familiar Colour
The Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies at the Harvard Art Museums possesses over 2500 of the world’s rarest pigments. Visually and anthropologically excavating the extraordinary collection, Atelier Editions’ monograph examines the contained artefacts’ providence, composition, symbology and application. Whilst simultaneously exploring the larger field of chromatics, utilising a variety of theoretical frameworks to interpret the collection anew. An introduction to the monograph is authored by Straus Center Director Dr. Narayan Khandekar.
Legendary book gallery Claire de Rouen opened above a sex shop in Soho in 2005 and has been the destination (online and on foot!), ever since.
The shop offers an ongoing curation of books and magazines that define the current interplay between art, fashion and photography.
23 x 17cm