Into the Archive Exclusive Set

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This collection includes eighty-six titles, seven of which are limited to a single available volume and will not be available again. This instant library includes the highly rare and collectible Stanley Whitney: Dance the Orange as well as Leo Twiggs: DOWNHOME LANDSCAPES and Melvin Edwards among others.

Purchased individually, if possible by hunting through rare booksellers and auction sites, these collected tomes would cost several times the retail price. This moment to purchase a curated collection of some of the literary history of the Studio Museum is also an opportunity to be a part of its future and to invest in the next half-century and beyond of this ground-breaking, genre-defying Community.

Included in this Exclusive Set 

Architectural Sculpture by George Smith
Explorations In The City of Light: African-American Artists in Paris
Leo Twiggs: Downhome Landscapes
Melvin Edwards
New York / Chicago WPA and the Black Artist
Sanford Biggers: Moon Medicine
Stanley Whitney: Dance the Orange

The complete set includes the following:

30 Seconds Off an Inch
Adrienne W. Hoard: Prints, Paintings, and Drawings
Africa Comics
Al Loving: Departures
An Ocean Apart: American Artists Abroad
Andrews Ofori Danso
Art 21
Artists Respond: The "New World" Question
Barkley L. Hendricks
Beads, Body, and Soul: Art and Light in the Yoruba Universe
Bill Hutson: Paintings, 1978-1987
Black Belt
Black Romantic: The Figurative in Contemporary African-American Art
The World of Bob Thompson
California Black Artists
Challenge of the Modern: African-American Artists 1925–1945
Chris Ofili: Afro Muses 1995–2005
Chris Ofili Night and Day
Contemporary African Artists: Changing Tradition
Elijah Pierce: Woodcarver
Emilio Cruz: Spilled Nightmares, Revelations, and Reflections
Energy/Experimentation: Black Artists and Abstraction, 1964-1980
Enroute: Works by Six Contemporary Artists
Faith Ringgold: Twenty Years of Painting, Sculptures and Performance (1963 - 1983)
Family Album
Fences: Studio Mag Summer/Fall 2010
Fred Wilson: Objects and Installation 1979–2000
Frederick J. Brown: Portraits in Jazz, Blues, and Other Icons
Freida High: Prints and Drawings
Gary Simmons
Glenn Ligon: Stranger
Hale Woodruff: 50 Years of His Art
Harlem Artist ‘69
harlemworld: Metropolis as Metaphor
Home: Contemporary Urban Images by Black Photographers
Howardena Pindell: Odyssey
Introspect: The Photography of Anthony Barboza
Jack Whitten: Ten Years 1970–1980
Kori Newkirk: 1997-2007
Lorna Simpson: For the Sake of the Viewer
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Any Number of Preoccupations
Marc Andre Robinson: Collected
Meschac Gaba
Murray DePillars: Paintings
Norman Lewis: Black Paintings, 1946-1977
Passages: Contemporary Art in Transition
Philosophy of Time Travel
Race in Digital Space
Ralph Lemon 1865 Cessna Road
Re: Collection; Selected Works from The Studio Museum in Harlem
Red and Black to "D": Paintings by Sam Gilliam
Richard Hunt: Affirmations
Ritual and Myth: A Survey of African American Art
Rodney McMillian
Rodney McMillian: Landscape Paintings
Romare Bearden
Romare Bearden in Black-And-White: Photomontage Projections, 1964
The Sound I Saw: The Jazz Photographs of Roy DeCarava
Speaking of People: Ebony, Jet and Contemporary Art
Stone Churches of Ethiopia
The Amazing and Invariable Beauford Delaney
The Bearden Project
The Collages of Benny Andrews
The Decade Show: Frameworks of Identity in the 1980s
The Fine Art of Collecting II
The Hale Woodruff Memorial Biennial
The Listening Sky: An Inaugural Exhibition of the SMH Sculpture Garden
The Permanent Collection Vol: 1
The Shadows Took Shape
The Studio Museum in Harlem: 25 years of African-American Art
To Conserve a Legacy: American Art from Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Tradition and Conflict: Images of a Turbulent Decade 1963–1973
Vessels for the Human Spirit: Works in Clay by David Macdonald
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South
Wifredo Lam and His Contemporaries, 1938–1952
William T. Williams: Paintings and Works on Paper
The World Stage: Africa, Lagos-Dakar
Yinka Shonibare