Archive for ‘Books’

November 5th, 2012

Pharrell Williams: Places & Spaces I’ve Been

Pharrell Williams talks about his book “Places and Spaces I’ve Been” and attends his first book signing at Marc Jacobs’ store BOOK MARC in Los Angeles, California.

September 15th, 2011

New Book: Power & Beauty – T.I.

T.I. has a new book! “Power & Beauty” is a fictional story about two friends that grew up on the dangerous streets of Atlanta. The novel was written by T.I. along with David Ritz. Drops this October!

January 18th, 2011

Nike SB Dunk Pro Book (1985-2011)

Take a look at the beautifully packaged Nike SB Dunk Pro Book (1985-2011). The book gives you a detailed history of the iconic sneaker and its various versions and special editions, as well as its evolution. Not to mention, wrapping the book in the soles of the sneaker = INGENIOUS!

January 14th, 2011

Basquiat by Leonhard Emmerling

TASCHEN and Leonhard Emmerling have put together a biographical look into the life of renowned painter Jean-Michel Basquiat. The book is part of TASCHEN’s “Basic Art Series” collection which display in chronological order “the artist’s life and work, covering the cultural and historical importance of the artist.” With 100 pages of illustrations, this will be a nice edition to any art lover’s bookshelf.

Available soon at amazon.com.

November 11th, 2010

How To Be A Man – A Book for the Modern Gentleman

Author Glenn O’Brien shares with readers over three decades of style and etiquette in his upcoming book, How To Be a Man: A Guide To Style and Behavior For The Modern Gentleman. From his start at Interview magazine to experience with Barneys New York, Details magazine and GQ, his knowledge is on-point throughout a massive amount of topics. The book also features illustrations from well-known illustrator, Jean-Philippe Delhomme. Look for the release next April.

September 25th, 2010

Decoded – A Book by Jay-Z

On Tuesday, November 16, 2010, Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter and publisher Spiegel & Grau, an imprint of the Random House Publishing Group, are set to release Decoded, the first book written by the multi-platinum, 10 time Grammy Award winning entrepreneur and icon. Unique in every sense, Decoded is a narrative journey through the lyrics and life of one of the most prolific artists of our time.

Featuring an image of Andy Warhol’s Rorschach on the cover, the beautifully designed, fully-illustrated book decodes 36 songs from JAY-Z’s extensive catalog. By telling the stories behind some of Jay-Z’s most famous and provocative lyrics, Decoded offers an intimate, first-hand account of an artist, his work, and the culture that so powerfully shaped him.

In addition to the hardcover release, Random House will publish Decoded as an eBook, as well as an interactive iPhone/iPad application that will include exclusive video and customizable content that will allow users to delve into a deeper Decoded experience.

via amazon.com