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Captures (21 titles)
 

Valence
Founded in 2008 by Valérie Cudel, Captures is a French publishing company specialized in artist's books.
 
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bilingual edition (English / French)
A conversation with French artist Céline Ahond whose work—from video and objects to performance and collaborative acts—questions the place of the individual, power relations, the territory, and the eventuality of freedom.

bilingual edition (English / French)
A conversation with multidisciplinary artist Virginie Yassef about her work The Veldt, inspired by a play by writer Ray Bradbury. An interview contucted by Julie Pellerin, Mathieu Copeland, and Philippe Quesne.

French edition
Publication documenting an innovative sustainable social housing project in a small village of south-central France, as part of the “New Patrons” program.

bilingual edition (English / French)
A conversation with artist, poet and choreographer Alex Cecchetti, creator of performances and idiosyncratic objects.

French edition
Study book made by artist George Trakas in response to a commission issued by inhabitants of the Lamelouze commune in the southern French region of Gard, north of Alès (as part of the “New Patrons” program, initiated and supported by the Fondation de France).

bilingual edition (English / French)
An in-depth exploration of the Canadian artist's anthropology-based research method in the form of a conversation with Corinna Ewald, Smaranda Olcèse, and Julie Pellegrin (inaugural title of the “Digressions” series initiated by La Ferme du Buisson in collaboration with Captures editions).

bilingual edition (English / French)
A conversation with French performer Benjamin Seror with Keren Detton, Julie Pellegrin and Eva Wittocx. Together they look at Seror's recent projects and influences, and discuss the notions at the core of his practice (inaugural title of the “Digressions” series initiated by La Ferme du Buisson in collaboration with Captures editions).

bilingual edition (English / French)
Four portraits depicted with four raw matters: the regular and expanded edition of a limited edition artist's book originally published in 2012.

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Reconstitution of a comic book appearing at the beginning of the film Fahrenheit 451 by François Truffaut. With this publication, Spanish artist Francesc Ruiz also questions the status of the comic book at the time the film was made and also within the dystopian universe originally created by Ray Bradbury.

French edition
Dector & Dupuy's artistic research focuses on the city as a space for improvisation and vanishing lines. This retrospective monograph listed in alphabetical order comes with an additional publication—the first issue of the duo's periodic SONG.

French edition
Artist's book, based on the film A Sixth Part of the World by Dziga Vertov (1926).

bilingual edition (English / French)
Numbered and signed book presented in a porcelain casket created by Niek van de Steeg, accompanied by a numbered and signed original drawing.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Artist's book.

French edition
An image of collective thought concerning the place in which we live.

Artist's book: Jessica Stockholder's adult ABC, in which poetry, cut-outs, letters and word play jockey with the visual languages of collage, sharpie pens, wax crayons, and fluorescent colors.

Deluxe edition of Jessica Stockholder's adult ABC, signed and numbered in a box set, including an original drawing and collages made from a “Sex Poem” by the artist.

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Artist's book based on Mullican's notebooks.

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Deluxe edition of Mullican's artist book based on his notebooks: signed and numbered edition in a box set including an original drawing.

French edition
The story of an Alain Bernardini artwork commissioned by fourteen employees at the Paul-Brousse University Hospital (Villejuif, France).

last available copies!
Artist's book (ink and brush drawings and collages on books pages).

Limited edition of the artist's book by William Kentridge (ink and brush drawings and collages on books pages), with an original lithograph.