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Nieves (145 titles)
 

Zurich
Nieves is an independent publishing house based in Zurich, Switzerland. Founded in 2001 by Benjamin Sommerhalder, Nieves' focus is on producing artist publications and zines.
 
2017
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First published in 1964, this wordless and colorful picture book is a tale of friendship between a pink bird and an orange fish. The illustrations by Swiss artist Peter Wezel are rendered with a deliberate childlike naiveté which will delight children and adults alike.

2017
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Swedish artist Mamma Andersson is known for her melancholic paintings of private interiors, elegantly executed with her distinctive interplay of textures, and pictorial techniques. This new body of work stages a series of sculptures, whether as part of indoor space, or detailed in closeups.

2017
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A large collection of drawings (nearly 500 pages) documenting the artist's trip from Zurich to Japan through Siberia—with a special focus on books and trees.

2016
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A selection of trucks—coaches, tow trucks, merchandise trucks—drawn with ballpoint pen and pencil by underground legend Wesley Willis. Compiled from different notebooks, this series highlights an essential and almost obsessive motif in the visual work of the Chicagoan artist.

2016
English edition
Over 300 watercolors inspired by the film Rambo II (artist's book).

2016
English edition
A collection of 70 penis drawings inspired by the borough of Manhattan. Made in one day in 1978, this early work forms a singular, ecclectic and playful guided tour of the city—including drawings and series such as Phallic buildings form 7th Ave., Drawing Penises in front of Tiffanys, Penis with doors – Carnegie music hall, The best place to draw penises, Self portrait at home

2016
French edition
Paris céramique is the result of a four-day ceramic workshop that took place in Paris in 2013 with Bastien Aubry, Dimitri Broquard, and Adrien Horni, following an invitation by Thomas Mailaender.

2016
Reissue of a booklet from 1981, this suite of drawn charts and diagrams was originally published to accompany the films of Rat and Bear—Fischli & Weiss fictional alter egos, and symbols of Western culture's faith on contraries.

2015
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These three thin volumes feature drawings by legendary illustrator Tomi Ungerer selected from his sixties sketchbooks. In the likes of fabulists, Ungerer portrays the animal kingdom (elephants, whales, kangaroos and a handful of camels) to satirize with humour the manners of his contemporaries.

2015
bilingual edition (English / Japanese)
Contributions by Bless, Elein Fleiss, Susan Cianciolo, Yurie Nagashima, Pascale Gatzen, Ryoko Aoki, Takashi Homma, Nobuhiro Shimura, Yukinori Maeda.

2015
English edition
Nieves reissues Frank Asch's famous children's book, originally published in 1972.

2015
Sport shows & jubilating fans drawn with minimalism (artist's book).

2015
A series of geometrical abstractions forming symbolic totems that draw on the annals of visual history.

2015
The present portfolio is a sampler of some various structural beam combinations from 20th Century edifices. It can be viewed as a book, spread by spread, or pinned on the wall, according to taste, the way a kid might stack up building blocks.

2015
English edition
An artist's book presenting the many aspects of Susan Cianciolo's artworks.

2015
English edition
Fines as an artistic medium: Stefan Marx illustrates the monetary penalties collected by Christoph Keller for its activity as a distiller.

2015
English edition
Artist's book (drawings).

2015
Artist's book.

2014
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Artist's book by the avant-garde designer Susan Cianciolo.

2014
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An intimate portrait gallery of Ari Marcopoulos' brother (artist's book).

2014
English edition
A collection of Philipp Keel's works on paper – drawings, watercolors, collages and silkscreen prints (2002-2014).

2014
English edition
temporarily out of stock
A portrait series with distinctive compositions and colors.

2014
4 leporellos in slipcase: an artist's book that brings together for the first time, as individual leporellos, the four long drawings Saul Steinberg produced for the Children's Labyrinth at the Milan Triennale in 1954.

2014
English edition
A collection of recent colored pencil drawings by artist Keegan McHargue.

2014
English edition
Artist' book published and edited by artist Shirana Shahbazi (1974, Tehran), writer Tirdad Zolghadr (1972, San Francisco) and designer Manuel Krebs (1970, Karachi).

2014
Artist's book.

2014
English edition
The first survey of Ariel Pink's lyrics.

2014
A selection of Erik Steinbrecher's collected sketches and drawings from the early 80ies up until now.

2014
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Zine/artists' book.

2014
English edition
temporarily out of stock
A series of 365 cartoon drawings, made daily in 2012, exploring philosophical thoughts concerning art, being, knowledge, logic and skateboarding.

2013
English edition
The Looping Papaye Bar was an eccentric hangout initiated and steered by Mauro Paolozzi, Rafael Koch and Dimitri Broquard. This publication brings together the A4 sized invitations drawn with pencil by Dimitri Broquard for the events that took place at the ephemeral bar in 2012. Broquard took inspiration from ancient reproduction techniques such as etching, or from classical themes seen in art history and the decorative arts.

2013
English edition
The Animas Report series, including a supplement booklet.

2013
This set of cards features 50 drawings by Masanao Hirayama, each of them printed twice. It can be played as a memory game, or as the Japanese card game Karuta, or simply as a game with your own rules.

2013
English edition
Artist's book (12 paintings by Elizabeth Peyton).

2013
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A series of portraitures of arbitrarily selected people drawn with a single stroke of a ballpoint pen.

2013
last available copies!
Artist's book.

2013
Artist's book.

2013
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The 3rd drawing novel in Ingo Giezendanner's travelling book trilogy.

2013
English edition
New York drawings.

2013
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Ten paintings and three sculptures by American artist Allison Schulnik.

2012
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26 drawings by the Japanese artist and illustrator.

2012
English edition
Artist' book published and edited by artist Shirana Shahbazi (1974, Tehran), writer Tirdad Zolghadr (1972, San Francisco) and designer Manuel Krebs (1970, Karachi).

2012
bilingual edition (English / Japanese)
last available copies!
Contributions by Elein Fleiss, Pascale Gatzen, Susan Cianciolo, Ryoko Aoki, Takehito Koganezawa, Aoi Nagae, Erika Kobayashi, Ryoko Aoki, Kei Takemura, Yukinori Maeda, Gerda Steiner & Jorg Lenzlinger...

2012
German edition
Artist's book: Lutz & Guggisberg's imaginary library.

2012
English edition
Artist's book based on Steven Harrington's series of Totem drawings.

2012
texts in English and German
Three volumes monograph in a box set (a text book, a book of drawings, a book documenting in images the major exhibitions and urban installations).

2012
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A collaborative artwork made of images exchanged via email.

2011
English edition
Rita Ackermann's eponymous new painting series (a highly distilled series of pictures based on two colours and a single composition) in book form.

2011
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13 oils on canvas by Swiss artist.

2011
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temporarily out of stock
29 highly surreal works by Keiichi Tanaami.

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