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Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
forthcoming
A biography of the founder of Pataphysics, by Alastair Brotchie.

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming
An investigation into the artistic and political issues of participatory art since the 1990s.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
forthcoming
A collection of texts by Soviet avant-garde filmmaker and theoretician Dziga Vertov, including a critical apparatus and visual documents.

Artists' Writings
2018
French edition
forthcoming
First French translation of Judy Chicago's autobiography-manifesto.

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming
The growth of thought on ornament, applied arts and architecture, in the industrial age, between ornamental impulse and decorative project.

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming
“Primitivism” as a tool for analysis of post-war French society, between a modernization and decolonization movement, and possible forms of resistance.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
forthcoming
A history of photography through its accidents.

Literature
2018
French edition
forthcoming
120 true and oxymoronesque scores-instructions composed by Frédéric Acquaviva between 2015 and 2017 in Berlin.

Literature
2018
French edition
forthcoming
120 true and oxymoronesque scores-instructions composed by Frédéric Acquaviva between 2015 and 2017 in Berlin. Luxury limited edition, signed, including the sound artwork “Oxymoron Music” on CD.

Literature
2018
French edition
forthcoming

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
forthcoming
The encounters between the most prominent French philosophers of the 1960s and 1970s and the artists of their times, most particularly the protagonists of the Narrative Figuration movement.

Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
forthcoming
The “chairs-poems” conceived by the Quebec sculptor Michel Goulet for the Palais-Royal garden in Paris, with contributions from nearly 70 authors, visual artists, poets, critics, theoreticians, philosophers and thinkers.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
forthcoming

Criticism, theory & documents
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.

Literature
2018
French edition
forthcoming

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming

Art History
2018
French edition
forthcoming
An an extensive analysis of the advent of Kongo Christian visual culture and its and development across four centuries.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
Six essays dealing with still rarely discussed aspects of the work of Joseph Beuys, Max Bill, Fischli | Weiss and Ai Weiwei, but also Jules Verne, in their relationship with the various artistic concepts of Marcel Duchamp.

Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
Narrative essay developping the notion of abhumanism, a critical philosophy which questions the centrality of mankind in our relationship to the world. With illustrations by Camille Bryen and a foreword by Michel Giroud.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
Collection of texts.

Art History
2018
French edition
An in-depth and circumstantial study of the work of Franz Radziwill (1895-1983), a major and controversial representative of “magical realism” in painting.

Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
A collective reflection on the historical stakes of French avant-garde movement Lettrism.

Literature
2018
French edition
Julien Blaine's new collection of poetic, visual and typographic experiments.

Art History
2018
French edition
The life and work of Winnaretta Singer, Princesse de Polignac, who used her fortune to support the arts, sciences and literature, and whose influence on the musical and literary worlds of the twentieth century is immeasurable.

Artists' Writings
2018
English edition
Known for his extravagant neo-surrealist paintings, the Dutchman emigrated to New York Peter Schuyff is also a guitarist and singer. Illustrated with drawings by Eliane Gerrits, this book brings together the lyrics of the folk and psychedelic songs of the band The Woodwards, which he forms with the English singer Stevie Guy.

Performing & sound arts
2018
English edition
First issue of the experimental music annual review.

Contemporary art
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
The first study dedicated to Fabio Mauri's performative work.

Performing & sound arts
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
2nd issue of the experimental music annual review, around the question of experimentation in music.

Performing & sound arts
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
3rd issue of the sound arts and experimental music annual review, devoted to the question of sound space.

Performing & sound arts
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
The sound arts and experimental music annual review's 4th issue, on the theme of utopias.

Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
A history of poetry-performance in Paris, from the post-war period to May 68.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
A synthesis of the multiple dimensions of the protean oeuvre of a legendary artist, which we measure today to what extent they find an echo in contemporary environmental, cinematographic, aesthetic and social issues.

Performing & sound arts
2018
French edition
First issue of the experimental music annual review.

Art History
2018
French edition
A historiographical study of German art theorist, writer and activist Carl Einstein (1885-1940), that also explores several layers of the history of the early twentieth century, and proposes a critical reflection on some epistemological tropisms of today.

Fabula
2018
French edition
A landmark study on the psychological effects of oppression on Black Americans during the 1940s.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
English edition
A critical perspective on Guyton's work.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
English edition
Comparative Studies of Neo-Avant-Gardes in a Bipolar World.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
English edition
This book, the first major publication in English devoted to the Korean critic and art historian Lee Yil (1932-1997), is a collection of texts on aesthetics, theory and history of art by the main observer of “Dansaekhwa”, or Korean monochrome. It also brings together essays and monographic prefaces that gave wide coverage to artists who had been active from the end of the Korean war up until the mid-1990s.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
Crossing perspectives on performance acts within the discursive space of contemporary art.

Literature
2018
French edition
A thriller novel set in a dystopian Europe where a medicine against depression radically changes people's behavior…

Literature
2018
French edition
Collection of poems.

Art History
2018
French edition
Conférences sur l'affinité de la peinture avec le reste des beaux-arts (“Conferences on the affinity of painting with other fine arts”) shed a new light on the career of the inventor of the famous Morse code, best known at his time as one of America's most promising painters of his generation.

Fabula
2018
French edition
A reflection on history and the historical document, based on the chronicles of a village written in the 19th century by a Walloon worker.

Avant-gardes
2018
French edition
This collection of texts offers a philosophical and textual analysis of the work of butō dance creator, Hijikata Tatsumi. The author, the philosopher and translator Uno Kuniichi, gives a deterritorializing reading of the Japanese dancer and choreographer, linking him to figures like Genet or Artaud, while restoring his own specificity.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
Collection of texts.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
The first French translation of the landmark work by media theorist Friedrich Kittler.

Criticism, theory & documents
2018
French edition
An introduction to media theory.

Literature
2018
French edition
Special feature “Blanchot and the narrative”; a study on Blanchot and photography; Jean-Luc Nancy; Philippe Jaccottet; a poem by the late Michel Butor…

Literature
2018
French edition
First French translation of this much noted collection by the London-based writer and performer.

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