Okay you can be forgiven for thinking that maps are not the most exciting of subjects to have a book about, but you will think differently when you actually see this. Strange Maps ($24) is a positively intriguing collection of over 100 maps that are totally out o the ordinary and also manage to blend art, pop culture and history into the mix to create a unique atlas that all of humanity can appreciate. These maps span centuries, continents and even the realms of both outer space and our imaginations, brilliant.
This fascinating book, Difficult Men ($20) gives us a revealing and riveting look at those shows that helped cable TV to emerge as one of the 21st century’s signature art forms. During the late 1990’s and early 2000’s, the TV landscape underwent a transformation that was totally unprecedented. While the major networks continued chasing the ...[Read More]