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Incertain Sens (47 titles)
 

Rennes
Incertain Sens editions publish artists' books with the aim of supporting the presence of the artist's book, as a real alternative medium, in the publishing and artistic culture, and to stimulate the research in aesthetics, literature and history of artists' books.
 
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French edition
This artist's book presents a collection of parking tickets from a private hospital in which the artist was admitted. The tickets are colored with the help of a color chart created from photographs of morning skies and of flowers his sister brought him.

French edition
Nearly 20 years after the publication of his first inventory, Éric Watier has collected 100 new examples of artworks deliberately destroyed by their creators. This new edition combines 200 destruction cases in one volume.

French edition
Contemporary perspectives on artists' publications twenty-three interviews with twenty-five artists who make publishing an artistic practice).

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This leporello is the result of a collective photographic stream of consciousness based on a project lead by the Bureau d'investigation photographique: In random order, each member of the group opts for an image to which the following member answers by association and according to his own subjectivity.

A series of four geometrical and minimalist patterns drawn in red, blue, and black, inspired by a cognitive ability test, a quote from Guy Debord and the publications of Fluxus artist Emmett Williams. This artist's book is printed on light paper sheets so the patterns can be traced and used as a decoration for elbow pads and knee pads.

French edition
10th anniversary box set gathering the complete collection of Sans niveau ni mètre (43 issues), the newspaper dedicated to the exhibitions showcased at Le Cabinet du livre d'artiste, a French-based space dedicated to artist's books since 2007.

French edition
Eight slogans from the May 68 events in France, in duplex printing (artist's book).

Reprint of the multiple produced by Philippe Cazal in 1972.

French edition
Artist's books and book history (new edition).

French edition
Artist's book (photographs and texts).

French edition
The catalogue raisonné of the artist's books published by Bernard Villers's publishing house Le Nouveau Remorqueur (2003-2015).

English edition
An historical account of Ben Kinmont's bookstore, from the structure's origin, the events and publications it has generated. Kinmont also demonstrates how this activity has contributed to his independence as an artist vis-à-vis the commercial art circuit.

Artist's book.

French edition
Artist's book.

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Artist's magazine.

French edition
An analysis of the implications, challenges and specificities of the artist's magazines, as an artistic practice.

French edition
Artist's book.

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Artist's edition (two-fold brochure).

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Artist's book (sketchbook).

English edition
Maurizio Nannucci documents, in the form of an artist's book, a collective action with his family and friends around the world, from Athens to Sydney through Beijing, that literally puts the art in question to better assert its omnipresence while providing a wide range of social interaction.

Reprint of Dieter Roth's artist's book published in 1968 in Stuttgart by Hansjörg Mayer.

French edition
The social dimensions of artist's books.

Three artist's books in a box set.

French edition
Artist's book based on James Joyce's Ulysses.

French edition
Artist's book.

Artist's book (infinity in finity, endlessly repeated).

French edition
Artist's book.

French edition
The continuation and end of Guillaume de Lorris's Romance of the Rose, written in 1216 but unfinished, by artist and writer Bruno Di Rosa.

12 postcards of the Arc de Triomphe, Paris, decorated with cut out and pasted panties patterns.

French edition
An inventory of gestures of artists who deliberately destroyed their own works.

French edition
Leaflets by artists.

The reprint of the publication pioneer in the artistic experimentations of the 1960s, published by the artist in 1962 (leporello).

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Artist's book (six photographs printed in color & gold offset).

French edition
Artist's book based on an information brochure from the 1960s on security measures for a nuclear power plant.

French edition
Artist's book (leporello).

English edition
Artist's book.

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Catalogue.

A topographic and allegorical representation of love (unfolding artist's book).

French edition
The tour guide of a miniature city in ruins (artists' book).

bilingual edition (English / French)
An impersonal autobiography (artist's book).

French edition
Three interviews with the President for life of the Ouest-Lumière Company.

French edition
Artist's book / DVD.

French edition
Inside the artist's apartment and studio.

French edition
Copyleft special issue.

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Artist's book.

French edition
forthcoming
Interviews with John Armleder, Simon Cutts, herman de vries, Michel Durand-Dessert, Leif Eriksson, Guy Jungblut, Walther König, Yvon Lambert, Irmeline Lebeer-Hossmann, Hansjörg Mayer, Maurizio Nannucci, Maurizio Spatola.

bilingual edition (German / French)
out of print
A minimalist interpretation of Wittgenstein's Tractatus (artist's book).