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Dance & Performing Arts
 
Writings, catalogues and monographs about arts, dance, and performance fields.
 
2017
French edition
New expanded edition of a major text by the American choreographer-dancer.

2017
French edition
This historical essay assesses the impact of Dadaist ballet Relâches on the French artistic community by restoring the historical context that has transformed the collaboration of Picabia, Satie and Börlin into a unique event in the history of dance and performance.

2017
English edition
A collection of original essays focusing on the specific interaction of dance and drawing during the second half of the 20th century.

2017
French edition
A collection of original essays focusing on the specific interaction of dance and drawing during the second half of the 20th century.

2016
French edition
The history of the emergence and appropriation of the score in extra-musical domains (theater, dance, performance).

2016
English edition
The two dancers and choreographers share and compare ideas and references that underpin their respective work.

2016
French edition
The theatrical writings of post-anthropocentric “disfigurement” and the reinvention of expressive means of contemporary philosophy.

2016
French edition
Discourses, reflections and documents on performative and choreographic arts today.

2016
French edition
First monograph.

2015
English edition
Danse – A Catalogue comprises dialogues and essays by dancers, choreographers, writers, and curators reflecting on the mutual influences of French and American choreographic cultures. Together these writings examine the ways in which dance matters in an increasingly globalized contemporary field.

2015
French edition
Between documention and recreation: memories and transmissions of performance art and contemporary dance.

2014
French edition
The place and role of women in performing arts from 1912 to 2012, between performance and dance.

2014
English edition
An anthology that draws on recent French choreographic creation to offer a reflection on the current international state of affairs of contemporary dance, its dialogue with other art forms, dance's historical position, and its perspectives with respect to contemporary issues affecting society at large.

2014
English edition
Texts and interviews around the work of dancer and choreographer Xavier Le Roy.

2014
French edition
Texts and interviews around the work of dancer and choreographer Xavier Le Roy (available in English edition).

2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
An overview of the relation between choreography and exhibition, through the contributions of over thirty international visual artists, choreographers, musicians, filmmakers, theorists, and curators (Kenneth Anger, Jérôme Bel, Boris Charmatz, Kenneth Goldsmith, Pierre Huyghe, Jennifer Lacey, Alan Licht, Malcolm McLaren, Gustav Metzger, Phill Niblock, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Michael Parsons, Claude Rutault, Catherine Wood...).

2013
French edition
The two dancers and choreographers share and compare ideas and references that underpin their respective work.

2012
French edition
A dialogue between two major contemporary choregraphers.

2012
French edition
An insight into the work of French dancer and choreographer Maguy Marin, with a film on DVD and an audio CD.

2012
French edition
Different readings and interpretations of French choreographer Myriam Gourfink's work.

2011
texts in French, English, Italian, German
A reexamination of the role of female avant-gardes in the fields of performance and dance: a comprehensive publication with over 2500 color illustrations, together with documentary material on Valentine de Saint-Point, Marinetti, Futurism, Canudo, Russian Ballets, German and American expressionism (original photographs, manuscript letters, drawings, woodcuts, manifestos, first editions and ephemera).

2011
English edition
English edition of the interviews with French dancer and choreographer Boris Charmatz.

2010
English edition
A performative and choreographic exploration of social conventions and modern narrative strategies (mainly developed in the media and advertising fields) that shape our representation of reality.

2010
French edition
A performative and choreographic exploration of social conventions and modern narrative strategies (mainly developed in the media and advertising fields) that shape our representation of reality (available in English edition).

2010
French edition
Monograph / artist book (available in English edition).

2007
French edition
An essay / fully illustrated monograph on choreographer and dancer Jennifer Lacey and artist and scenographer Nadia Lauro.

2007
French edition
The story of a choreographic work, from its beginning to its successive appearances. The testimonies of its various actors (choreographer, dancers, artist) lead to make the aesthetic stakes appear and the strengths which underlie the work.

French edition
in project

2013
French edition
An analysis of the experience of spatiality in dance, through five works by Xavier Le Roy, Yvonne Rainer, Olga Mesa, Boris Charmatz, and Merce Cunningham.

2010
English edition
Monograph / artist book by American choreographer: essays, documents, reflexions, discussions, images...

2003
French edition
An interview with French dancer and choreographer.