Vitamin D2

New Perspectives in Drawing

A global, up-to-the-minute survey of contemporary drawing


Price: USD$69.95



  • A global, up-to-the-minute survey of contemporary drawing
  • A sequel to Phaidon’s Vitamin D (2005), one of the most influential contemporary art publications of all time
  • Features the work of 115 artists working internationally who have been nominated by highly respected critics and curators from around the world
  • Incisive texts by international critics, art historians and creative writers represent a wide range of perspectives
  • Over 500 images depict the incredible richness and variety of the medium
  • With an introduction by Christian Rattemeyer, Associate Curator of Drawings at the Museum of Modern Art in New York
  • Both a reference book for the art world and an accessible introduction for newcomers to the scene


About the author(s)
Christian Rattemeyer is the Harvey S. Shipley Miller Associate Curator of Drawings at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, where his recent exhibitions include Alighiero Boetti: Game Plan (2012), Projects 95: Runa Islam (2011), and Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection (2009). Rattemeyer has published numerous essays on contemporary art, as well his most recent book, Exhibiting the New Art (Afterall Books, London, 2010).


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