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Art History
 
Essays and illustrated books.
 
2018
French edition
forthcoming

2018
French edition
forthcoming

2017
French edition
A biographical essay on the Baroque Brazilian architect and sculptor from the 18th century, Aleijadinho.

2017
French edition
Artistic practices in New York's alternative art spaces (1969-1985).

2017
French edition
Postmodernism and gift culture: everyday objects in contemporary art since the 1960s.

2017
French edition
This study addresses the scope of the use of found objects and garbage by the Nouveaux Réalistes in the 1960s.

2017
French edition
Edgar Degas and the rediscovery of monotyping in the 19th century.

2017
French edition
The first French translation of Yve-Alain Bois' reference study on modernism

2017
French edition
A story of the Grévin wax museum in Paris from 1881 to 1921.

2017
French edition
An essay conceived as an intellectual portrait of the German writer, psychologist and art theorist Karl Philipp Moritz, whose purpose is to investigate the relationships between aesthetics, psychology and anthropology in the second half of the 18th century, and the importance of their simultaneous development for the debates about art after 1800.

2017
French edition
Rereading L'Origine du monde and the relationship between Gustave Courbet and James Whistler.

2016
French edition
A sourcebook / critical anthology of social art history.

2016
French edition
A sourcebook / critical anthology of social art history.

2016
French edition
A typology of erasure as artistic gesture throughout the twentieth century.

2016
French edition
From image to object: ten essays on English Pop Art and the New Brutalism in architecture.

2016
French edition
An examination of the relationship between Antoine Bourdelle and Alberto Giacometti, thus also exploring the more general history of heritage and artistic education under modernity.

2016
French edition
An historical and ethnographic investigation into the popular origin and environment of Cubist innovations.

2016
French edition
Ambiguity is inherent in images because visual perception is an interpretative act involving memory and imagination. Modern art has made this aspect of perception crucial to its relationship with the viewer. Images potentielles (Potential Images), the first systematic exploration of this topic, considers those works of art that rely to a great degree on imaginative response.

2015
French edition
Two leading contemporary art historians offer a subtle and profound reconsideration of the problem of time in the Renaissance.

2015
French edition
An examination of the new approach to the artistic phenomenon that emphases the role of sensitivity and centered around the figure of the spectator in the eighteenth century.

2015
French edition
The relationship between Modern art and its destruction.

2015
French edition

2015
French edition
A social history of socialist realism imagery in the former East Germany.

2015
French edition
Uses and Utopias – The Exhibition in the Pre-Revolutionary Russian Avant-Garde: an essay on the exhibition practice in Russia in the years 1910-1920, and in particular on the relationship between exhibition and public space in the projects of the historical avant-gardes.

2014
French edition
The history and posterity of François Mathey (1917-1993), a singular curator with the destiny of a romantic hero, a major figure in the promotion of contemporary art and a pioneer of artistic heritage.

2014
French edition
A history of film in contemporary art (a witty critical history of artist's films and their inscription into the broader history of art, as well as their impact on their social contexts).

2014
French edition
A collective examination of the relationship between surrealism and the “splendid nineteenth century” (André Breton), and changes that have occurred in the field of political ideas, industrial development, psychiatry, philosophy or morality, between appropriation, misappropriation and rejection.

2014
French edition
Gustave Courbet, hunting, and its contemporary representations in Germany.

2014
French edition
A historical and theoretical reflection, on the border between aesthetics and politics, on the decisive role of the images and the power and limits of representation, in the context of the last genocide of the twentieth century.

2014
French edition
A reflection on the Russian avant-garde's artistic project in the early twentieth century, and the problem of their paradoxical relationship to history.

2014
French edition
Social and political dimension of the emergence of a culture of the image carried by the amateur practice of photography in Germany at the dawn of the twentieth century.

2014
French edition
First translation into French of a series of fundamental texts by Kandinsky, published in Russia in the early twentieth century.

2014
French edition
Function of visual arts in France during the First World War.

2013
French edition
The enigma of the surrealist object, from its origins to its future, between the demystification of the artwork and the reinvention of reality.

2013
French edition
An essay that renews the study of Gauguin, highlighting the consistency that connects the entire production of the painter, based on his exploration of the relationship between perception, cognition and imagination, and that connects his interests in psychology, ethnology, history of religion and the natural sciences, not to mention the art of all times and all cultures.

2013
French edition
Picasso in front of the TV: unexpected links between the media—especially television—and Picasso's work.

2013
French edition
First translation into French of tghe seminal book of German historian, photographer, and influential theorist and critic of avant-garde film and photography Franz Roh (1890-1965).

2013
French edition
A metis art history in New Spain: an analysis of the complex dynamics of crossbreeding between some singular artistic practices invented in New Spain in the XVIth and XVIIth centuries and the European Renaissance, in the political context of the Iberian expansion in the Americas.

2013
French edition
A transdisciplinary set of contributions from art historians, scientists, psychiatrists and psychoanalysts, proposing new interpretations of Gustave Courbet's work from his paintings but also from his life, correspondence and archives relative to his family, for some hitherto unpublished.

2013
French edition
A Leibnizian reinterpretation of the traditional opposition between French geometric and English landscape gardens.

2013
French edition
Thomas Crow aims to explain what makes Warhol a precursor and a virtual paragon of the contemporary artist.

2013
French edition
The frontispiece of Hobbes' Leviathan, Marat at his last breath by David, "Your country needs you", Guernica by Picasso: four essays on political iconography.

2013
French edition
An anthology which brings to light the fertile relations between two disciplines: Cultural Studies and art history.

2013
French edition
Public garden in art between the mid-XIXth and early XXth centuries.

2013
French edition
A study of the production and reception of art in the USSR in the years 1920-1930 through the analysis of the work of the Society of Easel Painters (OST)'s members.

2012
French edition
Women's artistic literature: a collective and transnational history of discourses of women on art in the 18th and 19th centuries (essays).

2012
French edition
Women's artistic literature: a collective and transnational history of discourses of women on art in the 18th and 19th centuries (an anthology of essays, articles, travelogues, letters ...).

2012
French edition
A philosophical, social and political study of a series of public sculptures by Claes Oldenburg et Coosje van Bruggen.

2012
French edition
Artists and parties: aesthetics and politics in the first half of the 20th century.

2012
French edition
The Nouveau Réalisme between Paris and West Germany in the 1960's.

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