Must-Have Coffee Table Books on Black Culture

By DEZIMEY KUM

Take a glimpse at any well-decorated home, and you'll notice a stylish coffee table. They reflect your personal taste and interests, making them essential for a well-rounded decor.

"Livable Luxe"

Brigette Romanek's book showcases her work with celebrities like Jay-Z and Beyoncé, offering design inspiration and dreamy escapes.

The book is more than just a visual feast—it's also a valuable resource for practical tips and advice on achieving a luxurious yet livable home.

"Black Futures" 

Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham's book is filled with a collection of essays, artwork, and conversations that highlight the multifaceted experiences of Black women. 

The book is an essential addition to any coffee table for its rich content, striking visuals, and thought-provoking insights into the complexities of Black existence. 

"Pharrell: Carbon Pressure & Time"

A beautifully bound volume with captivating imagery, this book is sure to spark interesting conversations with your guests, making it a perfect centerpiece for your coffee table.

It's a perfect centerpiece for your coffee table, appealing to both fans of Pharrell and those interested in modern art and culture.

"Portraits at the Frick" 

A beautifully bound volume with captivating imagery, this book is sure to spark interesting conversations with your guests, making it a perfect centerpiece for your coffee table.

Barkley L. Hendricks offers an in-depth look at the Frick Collection's remarkable portraiture. The book captures Black subjects and style through the lens of renowned artists.

"The New Black Vanguard" 

Antwaun Sargent's book " bridges art, fashion, and culture, showcasing the works of a new generation of Black photographers redefining contemporary aesthetics.

Filled with vibrant photographs and insightful essays, "The New Black Vanguard" brings a fresh and modern touch to your coffee table decor.

These selections centered on Black culture and authors not only enhance your decor but also celebrate and honor a rich heritage.