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Criticism, theory & documents
 
Basic writings, anthologies / essays, texts and interviews.
 
2018
English edition
forthcoming
Critical perspectives.

2018
French edition
forthcoming
Crossing perspectives on performance acts within the discursive space of contemporary art.

2018
French edition
forthcoming

2018
French edition
forthcoming
Collection of texts.

2018
French edition
forthcoming
Collection of texts.

2018
French edition
forthcoming
Philosopher Ludger Schwarte presents a critical essay against the notion of contemporaneity in art and pleads for a renewed temporality: an art of futurity.

2017
English edition
forthcoming

2017
French edition
forthcoming
This collection of essays examines the specificity of musical stars in Hollywood Musicals from the Golden Age. Distinguishing itself from the usual analyses carried out in the field of star studies, the publication focuses on the importance of performance skills in Musicals while reflecting on the topics of technology, race and ethnicity, comedy, and star system.

2017
French edition
forthcoming
The essays gathered in this volume explore interactivity in art, in a historical and interdisciplinary perspective.

2017
French edition
A transdisciplinary study on the Tutsi genocide, tackling various issues related to the writing and the transmission of the genocide's history, to its political and judicial dimensions, and to its media and artistic representations.

2017
French edition
A collection of essays focusing on the notions of invention and image in art.

2017
French edition
The aesthetics of Gilles Deleuze.

2017
French edition
A collection of theoretical texts by the German composer: a valuable testimony of his research on the musical link between sound and body.

2017
English edition
This reader brings together American and French scholars to discuss the recent paradigmatic shifts from anthropocentric theories toward new models of realism, objectivity, and even metaphysics, occurring in the realm of contemporary art and philosophy—with the school of thought called New Existentialism as a guiding topic.

2017
French edition
The interplay of literature and contemporary art.

2017
English edition
A collection of texts by researchers, artists and critics, exploring Morgan Fisher's filmography in relation to his other artistic practices.

2017
French edition
Art criticism: historical approach and current practices

2017
English edition
Drawing on examples from France and the United States, this publication offers a multidisciplinary reflection on a new type of engagement of art in democracy, renewing relationships between creation, culture and society (adaptated from a French publication on the New Patrons's activities, updated with contributions from the Anglo-American intellectual scene).

2017
French edition
A collection of essays exploring the current contemporary art scene through the analysis of the works of ten artistic figures of the present days.

2017
French edition
An history of assemblage art in California from 1950 to 1970.

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
English edition
An interdisciplinary reflection on the new figures of subjectivity in the digital age.

2017
English edition

2017
French edition
Different perspectives (art history, philosophy, photography, film, architecture, history of science...) on the heterogeneous forms the discourse of pictures can take (an anthology).

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.

2017
French edition
A biographical essay which explores the origins and influences of Charlemagne Palestine, as well as themes related to his life and artistic practice—spirituality, music, performance, avant-gardism—together with an acute analysis of his main works. The study is followed by an interview with the artist, which provides a clever balance between personal anecdotes and reflection.

2017
French edition
The avant-garde of the 1990s.

2017
French edition
A collection of texts by researchers, artists and critics, exploring Morgan Fisher's filmography in relation to his other artistic practices.

2017
French edition
Three textual pieces on Kafka, Sade, and Lautréamont, inspired by the author's dreams and nocturnal readings.

2017
French edition
24 unpublished letters by Gustave Courbet.

2016
English edition
Reflecting upon the necessary conditions for the development of the New Patrons Protocol, the French conceptual artist calls for a better involvement of museums as well as for an art history that would relate creative processes with political conditions.

2016
French edition
Reflecting upon the necessary conditions for the development of the New Patrons Protocol, the French conceptual artist calls for a better involvement of museums as well as for an art history that would relate creative processes with political conditions.

2016
French edition
Crossing perspectives on living among screens.

2016
French edition
The AICA France Art Criticism Prize: a retrospective catalogue (2013-2015)

2016
French edition
The political dimension of Visual Studies, between Francophone and Anglo-American studies.

2016
French edition
First French translation of a pioneering study on Hollywood musicals.

2016
French edition
The great Brazilian critic Mário Pedrosa (1900-1981)'s farewell to art criticism, written to his countrymen in the manner of Montesquieu's Persian Letters.

2016
French edition
The aesthetic and functions of the mirror in contemporary art.

2016
French edition
The concept of time in art history.

2016
English edition
This volume, published in parallel to Exhibiting the Moving Image, extends the inquiry into the history, theory and practice of exhibiting artists' cinema, video, installation as well as advertising films, by focusing on the domains of performance and of the “expanded arts.”

2016
English edition
The place of films and moving images in the field of contemporary art.

2016
English edition
Fourth and final volume of the anthology (1975-2000), focusing on painting, sculpture, installation, and architecture.

2016
French edition
A collection of interviews with artists and curators.

2015
French edition
An investigation into the enigma of the first abstract painting by Kandinsky.

2015
English edition
A montage of theoretical and speculative texts, conversations, fictions, and documents exploring different tactics of production and intellectual exchange that operate in the interstices between artistic, educational, and political contexts, and imagine novel institutional forms.

2015
French edition
An interdisciplinary reflection on the new figures of subjectivity in the digital age.

2015
French edition
How the impact of code on everyday life has become comparable to that of speech and writing.

2015
French edition
First French translation of the two famous essays in which Jack Burnham draws the profile of an “aesthetic systems.”

2015
French edition
A reflection on the domination of the software industry on our use of computers, which calls for a stimulating reinterpretation of materialism.

2015
French edition
A unique multidisciplinary approach to Visual Studies.

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