November 5 this year is the release date for a new book on figurative art, "21st Century Figurative Art: The Resurrection of Art." Edited by Jan Esmann, and with essays by Jan Esmann and F. Scott Hess, the volume presents 27 contemporary figurative artists from around the world. Jan Valentin Saether is represented with 7 of his paintings, dating from 1979 to 2004.
You can preorder your copy at Amazon.co.uk (Europe - GBP 48,43), Amazon.com (USA - USD 44,84), from Adlibris (Norway - NOK 417), or Adlibris (Sweden - SEK 499).
Figurative, or representational, art has seen a renaissance in the 21st Century. Major figurative artists are represented in this full color book along with introductory essays by Jan Esmann and F. Scott Hess. Artists included are: Steven ASSAEL, Aleah CHAPIN, Mark CROSS, Stephanie DESHPANDE, Dirk DZIMIRSKY, Virgil ELLIOTT, Jan ESMANN, Max GINSBURG, Daniel GREENE, GOLUCHO, F. Scott HESS, Natalie HOLLAND, Matt R. MARTIN, Arantzazu MARTINEZ, Juan MARTINEZ, Adam MILLER, Elsa MUNOZ, Terje Adler MØRK, Yigal OZERI, Lance RICHLIN, Lori SHORIN, Marc SIJAN, Jan Valentin SÆTHER, Alexandra TYNG, Yuqi WANG, Thomas WHARTON, Pamela WILSON.