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Maira Kalman, born in 1949, is an American illustrator, author, artist, and designer. Born in Tel Aviv, Kalman came to New York City with her family at age 4. She attended the High School of Music and Art, now LaGuardia High School.

Ms. Kalman has authored a series of children's books about Max Stravinsky, the poet-dog. She has done The New Yorker covers, including one she did with Rick Meyerowitz called New Yorkistan. She created the sets for the Mark Morris Dance Group production of Four Saints in Three Acts, an opera by Virgil Thompson and Gertrude Stein.

Kalman is also known for her illustrations for the 2005 edition of the popular guide to writing style, The Elements of Style, by William Strunk and E.B. White.

Maira Kalman was married to the designer Tibor Kalman until his death in 1999. Together, the two ran the design company M&Co. The company remains successful today.

Ms. Kalman wrote the monthly illustrated blog The Principles of Uncertainty for The New York Times for one year, ending in April 2007. The blog was published in a book of the same title, which was released in 2007 to critical acclaim. Kalman started a new illustrated blog in the New York Times called And the Pursuit of Happiness about American democracy on January 30, 2009. The first entry chronicled her visit to Washington, D.C. for President Barack Obama's inauguration. Kalman's work is also featured on Rosenbach Museum and Library's 21st Century Abe project.

Kalman is represented by the Julie Saul Gallery in New York City.

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Total Books: 62
American Utopia
2020 - American Utopia (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781635576689
ISBN-10: 1635576687
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment, Comics & Graphic Novels

Sara Berman's Closet
2018 - Sara Berman's Closet (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780062846402
ISBN-10: 006284640X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs

2018 - Cake (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781101981542
ISBN-10: 1101981547
Genres: Arts & Photography, Cookbooks, Food & Wine

2018 - Oohlala [Max in Love] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781681372457
ISBN-10: 1681372452
Genre: Children's Books

Beloved Dog
2017 - Beloved Dog (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143109884
ISBN-10: 014310988X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Biographies & Memoirs, Crafts, Hobbies & Home

Looking at Lincoln
2017 - Looking at Lincoln (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780147517982
ISBN-10: 0147517982
Genre: Children's Books

What the Weather Was Like
2016 - What the Weather Was Like (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781633450141
ISBN-10: 1633450147
Genre: Children's Books

Hurry Up and Wait
2015 - Hurry Up and Wait (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780870709593
ISBN-10: 0870709593
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.

Thomas Jefferson Life Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything
2015 - Thomas Jefferson Life Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything (Audio CD)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781633796218
ISBN-10: 1633796213
Genre: Children's Books

My Favorite Things
2014 - My Favorite Things (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780062122971
ISBN-10: 0062122975
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment

AhHa to ZigZag 31 Objects from Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum
And the Pursuit of Happiness
2012 - And the Pursuit of Happiness (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143122036
ISBN-10: 0143122037
Genres: History, Politics & Social Sciences

The Principles of Uncertainty
2009 - The Principles of Uncertainty (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143116462
ISBN-10: 0143116460
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

Fireboat The Heroic Adventures Of The John J Harvey
2005 - Fireboat the Heroic Adventures of the John J Harvey [Picture Puffin Books Paperback] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780142403624
ISBN-10: 0142403628
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

2005 - Fashion [un] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780810992290
ISBN-10: 0810992299
Genre: Arts & Photography

2004 - Fireboat (Audio Cassette)Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781591129851
ISBN-10: 1591129850

What Pete Ate from AZ Where We Explore the English Alphabet  in Which a Certain Dog Devours a Myriad of Items Which He Should Not
What Pete Ate from a  Z
2003 - What Pete Ate From a Z [Really!] (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780613867030
ISBN-10: 0613867033
Genre: Children's Books

Smartypants Pete in School
2003 - Smartypants Pete in School (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399234781
ISBN-10: 0399234780
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.

Ooh LA LA Max in Love
2002 - Ooh La La Max in Love (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780613436373
ISBN-10: 0613436377
Genre: Children's Books

Colors  Tibor Kalman Issues 113
2002 - Colors Tibor Kalman Issues 113 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780810904149
ISBN-10: 0810904144
Genre: Arts & Photography

2002 - Colors Tibor Kalman's Issues 113 [Theory and Decision Library. Series B, Mathematical and Statistical Methods] (Paperback)
1990 - Hey Willy See the Pyramids [Picture Puffins] (Paperback)
Little Angels [Picture This] (Hardcover)
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