Livres en VO

  • Anglais Milan

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 6 Décembre 2018

    Your passport to global style, Wallpaper* City Guides present an insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Under slick Pantone covers, these pocket-sized travel bibles unearth the hippest nightlife, the buzziest hotels, the coolest retail, the most influential art galleries and cultural spaces, the best in local design and the contemporary architecture that defines a city.

    Perfectly sized for travel, discreet and easy to use, so you don't feel like a tourist, these books are ideal for either extended breaks or business trips. They are rigorously researched, and curated by an extensive network of experts, from in-house editors to in-the-know local correspondents. The series now covers more than 100 dynamic destinations.

    - Focus on architecture, design, luxury and style.
    - 55 stunning original colour photographs.
    - A unique barometer of the contemporary scene.
    - Eight main chapters with 11,000 words of insight.
    - A map colour-coded by the hippest neighbourhoods.

    Published November 2018.

  • Anglais San Francisco

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 29 Mars 2007

    Les Wallpaper* City Guides proposent au voyageur amateur de design, un choix rigoureux des meilleures adresses qu'une ville peut offrir, dans une mise en pages sobre et élégante. Précis et pratiques, ils réunissent toutes les informations nécessaires pour vous faire découvrir de l'intérieur les villes les plus enivrantes du monde. Que vous voyagiez pendant 48 heures ou une semaine, que ce soit pour affaires ou pour le plaisir, nous avons sélectionné pour vous les meilleurs restaurants, bars et hôtels (et les chambres à retenir), les sites et les magasins les plus incroyables, et réalisations les plus séduisantes en matière de design et d'architecture. Nous espérons vous faire sortir des sentiers battus et, quelle que soit la durée de votre séjour, vous donner une réelle perception de la géographie de la ville ainsi que la satisfaction d'avoir vu l'essentiel. En bref, ces guides sont autant de passeports pour découvrir ce qu'il se fait de mieux à travers le monde. Bon voyage!

  • Anglais Los Angeles

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 28 Novembre 2019

    Your passport to global style, Wallpaper* City Guides present an insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Under slick Pantone covers, these pocket-sized travel bibles unearth the hippest nightlife, the buzziest hotels, the coolest retail, the most influential art galleries and cultural spaces, the best in local design and the contemporary architecture that defines a city.
    Perfectly sized for travel, discreet and easy to use, so you don't feel like a tourist, these books are ideal for either extended breaks or business trips. They are rigorously researched, and curated by an extensive network of experts, from in-house editors to in-the-know local correspondents. The series now covers more than 100 dynamic destinations.
    - Focus on architecture, design, luxury and style - 55 stunning original colour photographs - A unique barometer of the contemporary scene - Eight main chapters with 11,000 words of insight - A map colour-coded by the hippest neighbourhoods

  • Anglais Paris

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 11 Juin 2020

    Once-seedy Pigalle is now home to the style set, but it's after dark that the quartier truly comes to life, when its wine bars and offbeat bistros are rammed. The branché district, where contemporary design spaces, independent boutiques, and hip cafés cluster, is the 10th, while the 11th, previously known only for grungy nightlife, has become a hive of gastro innovation.

  • Anglais Emile

    Tomi Ungerer

    • Phaidon jeunesse
    • 7 Mars 2019

    This classic picture-book, first published in 1960, tells the story of Emile. When Emile rescues Captain Samovar from a shark attack, he earns himself a friend for life who treats him to a saltwater bathtub bed, instruments to play, and more. But after saving the day many times over, Emile grows tired of life above water and returns to his home... where he hosts the scuba-geared Captain for regular games of chess.
    Ungerer's charming illustrations make this unlikeliest of heroes quite irresistible.

  • French cuisine for today's kitchens. An evocative, intimate food monograph by the duo behind one of the most acclaimed restaurant collections in France - the Michelin starred restaurant group that has moved French cuisine from the ceremony and grandeur of haute cuisine to a lighter, fresher and more approachable style of cooking.

    This much-anticipated debut book celebrates ten years of chef Bertrand Grébaut and partner Théophile Pourriat's success. Its highly inspiring recipes demonstrate how they have moved French cuisine away from the ceremony and grandeur of haute cuisine. By introducing an air of simplicity and modernity to their cooking, they gained a legion of admirers, not only for their much-praised Parisian restaurant Septime but for their work in all four of their premises featured in the book. With a preface by acclaimed chef Alain Passard and natural winemaker Thierry Puzelat.

  • Anglais Rufus

    Tomi Ungerer

    • Phaidon jeunesse
    • 27 Novembre 2015

    Tomi Ungerer's classic tale about a bat who learns to embrace his differences through friendship.

    Like all bats, Rufus sees life in black and white, until he chances upon an outdoor movie theatre and is awakened to the dazzling world of colours for the first time.

    Inspired and excited, Rufus paints his own wings and ventures out into the day, only to discover that his unusual appearance attracts unwelcome attention.

    Though he is initially rejected for his difference, Rufus soon learns to accept himself for who he is, thanks to a new friend.

    Beautifully written and illustrated by the legendary Tomi Ungerer.

  • Anglais Annie Leibovitz : wonderland

    Annie Leibovitz

    • Phaidon press
    • 18 Novembre 2021

    Legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz's surprising - and surprised - account of her encounters with fashion.

    'Looking back at my work, I see that fashion has always been there,' Annie Leibovitz observes in the preface to her new book, Wonderland.
    'Fashion plays a part in the scheme of everything, but photography always comes first for me.
    The photograph is the most important part.
    And photography is so big that it can encompass journalism, portraiture, reportage, family photographs, fashion. . . . My work for Vogue fueled the fire for a kind of photography that I might not otherwise have explored.'

  • Anglais Match point : tennis by Martin Parr

    Martin Parr

    • Phaidon press
    • 4 Novembre 2021

    Anyone for tennis? Martin Parr's unique and evocative pictures capture the spectacle of a year at the Grand Slam tournaments.

    Since 2014, Martin Parr, one of Britain's best-loved photographers, has been granted exclusive access to the most prestigious Grand Slam tennis tournaments, from the Australian and French Opens to Wimbledon and the US Open. Parr's vivid shots - sometimes poignant, often hilarious - provide a unique overview of life on and off the court, from players to picnickers, sun-hats, and visors to rain-stopped-play. Match Point features more than 80 photographs from a brand new body of work - many published here for the first time.

  • Anglais Porto

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 13 Juin 2020

    Much of the attraction of Porto derives simply from the picturesque manner in which its granite houses cluster on the steep terrain. Now, though, an active arts and student scene has revitalized the city. It retains an old-world community spirit, but a new wave of architects, designers, and restaurateurs are keeping it well in sync with contemporary Europe.

  • Anglais Le Corbusier Le Grand

    Jean-Louis Cohen

    • Phaidon press
    • 21 Février 2019

    A spectacular visual biography of the life and work of Le Corbusier - one of the twentieth century's most influential architects A decade after its first publication, the bestselling monograph Le Corbusier Le Grand is finally available in a new paperback edition. Documenting the life and work of one of the giants of twentieth-century architecture and design, the book presents an array of sketches, photographs, and correspondences, charting the vast and varied output of Le Corbusier, an artist who continues to fascinate those inside and outside the architectural world.

  • Anglais Marseille

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 27 Juin 2008

    Les Wallpaper* City Guides proposent au voyageur amateur de design, un choix rigoureux des meilleures adresses qu'une ville peut offrir, dans une mise en pages sobre et élégante. Précis et pratiques, ils réunissent toutes les informations nécessaires pour vous faire découvrir de l'intérieur les villes les plus enivrantes du monde. Que vous voyagiez pendant 48 heures ou une semaine, que ce soit pour affaires ou pour le plaisir, nous avons sélectionné pour vous les meilleurs restaurants, bars et hôtels (et les chambres à retenir), les sites et les magasins les plus incroyables, et réalisations les plus séduisantes en matière de design et d'architecture. Nous espérons vous faire sortir des sentiers battus et, quelle que soit la durée de votre séjour, vous donner une réelle perception de la géographie de la ville ainsi que la satisfaction d'avoir vu l'essentiel. En bref, ces guides sont autant de passeports pour découvrir ce qu'il se fait de mieux à travers le monde. Bon voyage!

  • Anglais Paul Smith

    Tony Chambers

    • Phaidon press
    • 15 Octobre 2020

    A timely celebration of British design legend Sir Paul Smith and his one-of-a-kind creativity.

    This new monograph captures the unique spirit of British fashion icon Sir Paul Smith through 50 objects chosen by Sir Paul himself for the inspiration they have provided him over the years - from a wax plate of spaghetti and a Dieter Rams radio to a Mario Bellini Cab chair and a bicycle seat. Each object has impacted his worldview, his creative process, and his adherence to a design approach that's always imbued with distinctly British wit and eccentricity.

  • Anglais Amsterdam

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 22 Février 2018

    Les Wallpaper* City Guides proposent au voyageur amateur de design, un choix rigoureux des meilleures adresses qu'une ville peut offrir, dans une mise en pages sobre et élégante. Précis et pratiques, ils réunissent toutes les informations nécessaires pour vous faire découvrir de l'intérieur les villes les plus enivrantes du monde. Que vous voyagiez pendant 48 heures ou une semaine, que ce soit pour affaires ou pour le plaisir, nous avons sélectionné pour vous les meilleurs restaurants, bars et hôtels (et les chambres à retenir), les sites et les magasins les plus incroyables, et réalisations les plus séduisantes en matière de design et d'architecture. Nous espérons vous faire sortir des sentiers battus et, quelle que soit la durée de votre séjour, vous donner une réelle perception de la géographie de la ville ainsi que la satisfaction d'avoir vu l'essentiel. En bref, ces guides sont autant de passeports pour découvrir ce qu'il se fait de mieux à travers le monde. Bon voyage!

  • Anglais Studio Gang : architecture

    Studio Gang

    • Phaidon
    • 28 Janvier 2021

    The most in-depth exploration of one of the most important, innovative, and creative architecture practices working today.

    For the last twenty years Studio Gang, led by Jeanne Gang, has created buildings that, while spectacular, also deal with the most urgent problems of our time - inequality, climate change, and the challenges of urbanism.
    The studio's award-winning body of work spans multiple scales and typologies worldwide.
    This book showcases 25 exceptional projects - including the Aqua Tower and O'Hare International Airport in Chicago and Solar Carve Tower in New York City - that collectively demonstrate Studio Gang's bold, collaborative, research-based design approach.

  • Anglais A history of the world (in Dingbats)

    David Byrne

    • Phaidon press
    • 10 Mars 2022

    The phenomenally creative musician and filmmaker David Byrne presents new artwork that explores daily life in surprising ways, with unique reflections on shared human experiences - a book for our time from a highly influential artist.

    Through striking and humorous figurative drawings, the iconic artist and musician David Byrne depicts daily life in intriguing ways. His illustrations, created while under quarantine, expand on the dingbat, a typographic ornament used to illuminate or break up blocks of text, to explore the nuances of life under lockdown and evoke the complex, global systems the pandemic cast in bright light. Edited and designed by Alex Kalman in close collaboration with Byrne, this unique book reflects on shared experiences and presents history as a story that is continually undergoing revision.

  • Anglais Soled out : the golden age of sneaker advertising

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 28 Octobre 2021

    A riotous, 720-page celebration of sneakers, as told through the medium of vintage print advertising.

    Soled Out is an epic compilation of nearly 900 vintage print advertisements sourced from the golden age of sneakers. Featuring sporting and cultural icons such as Andre Agassi, Paula Abdul, Bo Jackson, Michael Jordan, MC Hammer, and Shaquille O'Neal, every page is packed with unforgettable imagery, bold graphics, and outrageous trash talk devised by the footwear industry's biggest players. Sit back and enjoy the spectacular scenery ahead as Soled Out powers through a 720-page marathon celebration of the rubber, leather, and mesh we wear on our feet!

  • Anglais Rome

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 5 Octobre 2006

    Les Wallpaper* City Guides proposent au voyageur amateur de design, un choix rigoureux des meilleures adresses qu'une ville peut offrir, dans une mise en pages sobre et élégante. Précis et pratiques, ils réunissent toutes les informations nécessaires pour vous faire découvrir de l'intérieur les villes les plus enivrantes du monde. Que vous voyagiez pendant 48 heures ou une semaine, que ce soit pour affaires ou pour le plaisir, nous avons sélectionné pour vous les meilleurs restaurants, bars et hôtels (et les chambres à retenir), les sites et les magasins les plus incroyables, et réalisations les plus séduisantes en matière de design et d'architecture. Nous espérons vous faire sortir des sentiers battus et, quelle que soit la durée de votre séjour, vous donner une réelle perception de la géographie de la ville ainsi que la satisfaction d'avoir vu l'essentiel. En bref, ces guides sont autant de passeports pour découvrir ce qu'il se fait de mieux à travers le monde. Bon voyage!

  • Tomi Ungerer : a treasury of 8 books

    Tomi Ungerer

    • Phaidon jeunesse
    • 26 Novembre 2021

    This glorious collection brings together eight iconic tales by Tomi Ungerer, from his bestknown classics (The Three Robbers, Moon Man, Otto) and acclaimed recent work Fog Island, to lost gems Zeralda's Ogre, Flix, The Hat and Emile. Special features include a personal letter from the author, quotes and anecdotes about each story, and materials from the 'making of' for some his most celebrated works - storyboards, sketches, and images that inspired him. A lasting tribute to a master of his craft.

  • The perfect miscellany for every art lover - an essential and engaging collection of facts, figures, and findings about art, artists, and the art world, past and present.

    This extraordinary compendium of compelling facts, figures, and findings gathers and distils obscure and fascinating information about art, artists, and the art world. Fun, surprising, and compelling, in this covetable book you will learn:
    - which artist's work is stolen most often (Picasso).
    - names of artists' pets: Fat Fat & Cous-Cous (Louise Nevelson's cats), Giotto and Goya (John Baldessari's dogs).
    - artist couples (Nancy Rubins and Chris Burden; Niki de Saint Phalle and Jean Tinguely; Dorothea Tanning and Max Ernst).
    - things artists collect: prosthetic arms and legs (Sophie Calle), glass eyes (Hiroshi Sugimoto).
    - odd jobs and side hustles: telephone marketer (Tomma Abts), crop duster (James Turrell).
    - artists who were rejected from art school (Francisco Goya, Auguste Rodin).

    ... and hundreds of other miscellaneous details. Thoughtfully and thoroughly researched, this intriguing book offers refreshing and surprising perspectives on the world of art.

    The five page-turning chapters cover:
    - Artists.
    - Art School.
    - Art Studio.
    - Art Museum.
    - Art World.

  • Anglais New York

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 4 Avril 2019
  • Anglais HONG KONG

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 6 Décembre 2018

    Your passport to global style, Wallpaper* City Guides present an insider's checklist of all you need to know about the world's most intoxicating cities. Under slick Pantone covers, these pocket-sized travel bibles unearth the hippest nightlife, the buzziest hotels, the coolest retail, the most influential art galleries and cultural spaces, the best in local design and the contemporary architecture that defines a city.

    Perfectly sized for travel, discreet and easy to use, so you don't feel like a tourist, these books are ideal for either extended breaks or business trips. They are rigorously researched, and curated by an extensive network of experts, from in-house editors to in-the-know local correspondents. The series now covers more than 100 dynamic destinations.

    - Focus on architecture, design, luxury and style.
    - 55 stunning original colour photographs.
    - A unique barometer of the contemporary scene.
    - Eight main chapters with 11,000 words of insight.
    - A map colour-coded by the hippest neighbourhoods.

    Published November 2018.

  • Anglais Vitamin T : threads & textiles in contemporary art

    Collectif

    • Phaidon press
    • 14 Octobre 2021

    Now in paperback - the acclaimed survey of 100 global artists, chosen by experts for their work with threads, stitching, and textiles.

    Celebrating tapestry, embroidery, stitching, textiles, knitting, and knotting as used by visual artists worldwide, leading curators, critics, and art professionals have nominated 100 global living artists for inclusion in this stunning and wide-ranging survey. As boundaries between art and craft have blurred, artists have increasingly embraced these materials and methods, with the resulting works being coveted by collectors and exhibited in museums worldwide. Now available in paperback, Phaidon's acclaimed survey is a vibrant and incredibly timely survey - the first of its kind.

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