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20th December 2022

The top art books of 2022

For gift giving or to stock up on holiday reading, there is a wealth of books on the market. Female artists are the theme of the year (no surprise) but street art, public spaces, Ukraine, fashion and (inevitably) Beeple all get examined. Five Books are always a thoughtful arbiter of what’s worth reading while the Christie’s list is both insightful and tone perfect. Good general lists are here (with a UK slant) here and here (with a US slant).