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Paraguay Press (18 titles)
 
Paris
Paraguay Press is the publishing house of castillo/corrales (Paris). It was created by the group who works here to reclaim control of the means of creation, production and distribution of the books in which their work appears. Just as much, and yet less selfishly so, Paraguay Press is meant to be a framework for producing publications with a growing number of artists, writers, and institutions whose work we admire.
Each project developed by Paraguay Press looks carefully into the pragmatics of publishing, and adapts each print-run and scope, deploys different printing devices, and considers various distribution strategies—according to the nature of each publication. All depart from an understanding of the space of the book, considered not as a medium of documentation nor a vector of promotion, but as an act of translation and the extension of artistic, critical and curatorial thinking into a graphic, mobile, democratic and durable form.
 
2017
no text
forthcoming
The 10th issue of Nazi Knife takes the form of a vast album covering a dozen iconographic sequences of unclassifiable aesthetics.

2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
forthcoming
Publication based on the eponymous film by Etienne Chambaud and Vincent Normand in which the authors develop the concept of the “Decapitated Museum.” The voice-over in the film has been made into a one-edition book, which was rephotographed according to the technique the authors used to make the film. The outcome is a photography book that is as much a text document than an imaginary scene.

2016
bilingual edition (English / French)
Two-volume catalogue of the Fifth Rennes Biennal (France): twenty-nine international artists were invited to construct an exhibition based on the particular issue of shaping emotions in a world which formulates them in terms of markets.

2016
English edition
temporarily out of stock
This catalogue examines the role of the Museion Bolzano in the urban environment of Bolzano city in Italy by looking back at the museum's history and mission from the perspective of artists in all disciplines: architects, filmmakers, performers, musicians, composers, etc. These are joined by a number of major historical works that have inspired the exhibition throughout its conception and helped our understanding of museographic history.

2015
English edition
An anthology of texts by the artist.

2015
bilingual edition (English / French)
First monograph / artist's book.

2015
English edition
A picture book edited by English artist Camilla Wills, with a dozen of contributions by international artists.

2015
English edition
New and historical texts by artists, writers and cultural agents that ballades amongst the themes of seduction, glamour and politics.

2014
English edition
A comprehensive survey of mangelos' art across all mediums, this book includes three essays which renew the interpretation of his art and its context. It offers a particular focus on his early work and notebooks, which are extensively reproduced for the first time.

2014
French edition
As much adventure novel as catalogue raisonné, this book tells the fabulous pedagogical and artistic experience of the studio Pensée nomade, chose imprimée (Nomadic thought, Printed matter) led from 1989 to 2013 at the Bordeaux School of Fine Arts in France by Michel Aphesbero & Danielle Colomine (4taxis), and Jean Calens.

2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
New monograph.

2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
Artist's book: the last part of a complex project initiated in 2010—an exploration of the intimate legacies of Sun Ra's peculiar body of work (texts by Diedrich Diederichsen, Anthony Elms, J. Griffith Rollefson...).

2012
English edition
A theater play in two acts (the fifth book by Swedish artist and poet Karl Larsson).

2012
French edition
temporarily out of stock
A subjective selection by Lisa Robertson and Matthew Stadler of annotated texts by various authors (Edmund Burke, Frantz Fanon, Louise Michel, Donna Haraway, Oscar Tuazon...) about revolution.

2011
English edition
An artist's book that renews the genre of the travel guide.

2010
bilingual edition (English / German)
A book based on American experimental filmmaker Owen Land's last movie.

2009
texts in English, Spanish and French
Eleven performance-based projects by Dora García, documented through letters, emails and other elements from the artist's private correspondence with various interpreters of performances, whether they were direct collaborators of simple spectators.

English edition
in project
A subjective lexicon, proposing keywords for contemporary publishers and book freaks.