Look for "Exhibitions" as part of the subject heading. Museums are often listed as the publishers.
To find contemporary artists featured in group exhibitions, use the
Contemporary Artists Index.
Books by or about artists published independent of any exhibition. Usually, these are in-depth writings that analyze or provide context for an artist and his/her work.
Look for words like "Criticism and Interpretation" in the subject heading of a book. Search using "criticism" or "analysis" as keywords.
A complete study of an artist's entire entire body of work (at least in one medium). Usually include images of every piece of work ever created by an artist, along with each piece's provenance/history.
Search for "catalogue raisonne" as a phrase, combined with an artist's name.
N Visual arts
NC Drawing. Design. Illustration
NE Print media
NK Decorative arts
NX Arts in general