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United Dead Artists
2017
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French illustrator Julien Brunet adopts the chiaroscuro style and the pointillist technique to create lascivious nudes of monstrous figures, evolving in a background of floral and organic patterns. His first monograph gathers a series of 36 ink drawings produced between 2010 and 2016.

United Dead Artists
2017
no text
Bad dreams and ancestral fears play the leading roles in this first monograph rooted in darkness.

JRP|Ringier – Anthologies et théories de l'art
2017
English edition
The museum of contemporary art in all its paradoxical characteristics.

Shelter Press – Livres
2017
English edition
This artist's book gathers an uncompromising collection of 200 found images and original work from Felicia Atkinson, composing a rasterized visual score.

Petzel
2017
English edition
This catalogue brings together works and archival material from Lassnig's New York days. Along with her paintings, watercolors and drawings, the publication gathers documenation on animated films she created in collaboration with the Women/Artists/Filmmakers, Inc. group. It also includes a text by Elisabeth Bronfen, “A Mysterious Point of Certainty: Maria Lassnig's Body-Awareness Painting.”

Centres d'art, musées, galeries & varia
2017
bilingual edition (French / Italian)
This publication is the result of a series of meetings and interviews with Michel Butor in Italy, between 2012 and 2016. It also features texts by Mireille Calle-Gruber, Paolo Fabbri, and Butor himself, as well as six unreleased photographs from 1952 to 1958, documenting the French author's travels in Italy. The accompanying DVD À propos de. Entre littérature et art, le paysage véritable is a video-essay by Isabella Bordoni, and one of Butor's final appearance.

JRP|Ringier – Monographies
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
This monographic publication delivers an in-depth exploration of Liz Magor's sculpture and installations produced over the course of 40 years.

JRP|Ringier – Monographies
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
Swiss-based artist Raffael Waldner is obsessed by car culture: its gloss, glamour and erotic undertones. In Salon, he focuses on motor shows, photographing—with superficial coolness––the hundreds of female models who act as car company ambassadors.

Anarchive
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Three-volume box set dedicated to Peter Campus's work, one of the most important pioneers of video art (Catalogue of the first monographic exhibition of the artist in France at Jeu de Paume; facsimile of an out of print exhibition catalogue from 1974; Augmented Reality book including all Campus's work since 1971).

Captures – Monographies & livres d'artiste
2017
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.

Jeu de Paume
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Filmed inside a series of empty museum galleries across Paris, Ali Cherri's Somniculus articulates the tension between the lives of dead objects and the living world that surrounds them—thus highlighting their ideological value. This publication accompanies and complete the Lebanese artist's video project.

Kaph Books
2017
bilingual edition (English / Arabic)
In Diary of a Leap Year, Lebanese artist produces 366 daily collages from political newspapers in Lebanon and the Arab World, as a protest to the violence taking place in this region.

Shelter Press – Disques
2017
Budapest-based composer Gábor Lázár debuts on Shelter Press with his second full length album, Crisis of Representation: these 8 tracks created from one single type of sound constitute a true example of experimentation in the field of extreme computer music.

Shelter Press – Disques
2017
temporarily out of stock
Budapest-based composer Gábor Lázár debuts on Shelter Press with his second full length album, Crisis of Representation: these 8 tracks created from one single type of sound constitute a true example of experimentation in the field of extreme computer music.

MAMCO – Histoire à l'essai & archives contemporaines
2017
French edition
This book is the first compilation of the history of the Mamco; it offers a diachronic path through the institution's first 22 years of existence, from its foundation in 1994 up to 2016, and presents some one hundred exhibitions via illustrations, as well as a brief introductory text describing the characteristics and formats of the shows, and some of traces they have left in the collection (also available in English).

Fondation Hartung Bergman
2017
French edition
Publication introducing the synthesis of a project inspired by the artistic and intimate experience of Hans Hartung and Anna-Eva Bergman on the island of Menorca, where they built a house-workshop and lived in from 1932 to 1934.

Lenka lente
2017
French edition
The words of Guillaume Belhomme inspired American musician Daniel Menche to create a 20-minute composition (mastered by Andrew Liles) which recalls the atmosphere of the French writer's text: a train on the move, a glass, the color of blood...

Art Book Magazine
2017
French edition
The use and status of literature and arts in Guy Debord's thought.

Centre National de la Danse – Cahiers de la pédagogie (livres numériques)
2017
French edition
How to organize introductory dance classes (educational booklet).

Éditions UV
2017
French edition
Cultural Intelligence and Social Control: a survival manual.

Edition Patrick Frey
2017
German edition
This book presents a wide range of artistic working processes that Peter Radelfinger developed and implemented together with students in various disciplines during the many years he taught at Zurich University of the Arts: several series of elementary (to begin with, drawing and performing) exercises, strategies and techniques of working with images, researching, artistic actions and complex artistic projects.

a.p.r.e.s éditions – Works & Process (DVD)
2017
French edition (English subtitles)
Second DVD in the “Works & Process” series to be dedicated to Daniel Buren's work, this new collection of films offers various documentary approaches of this major artist's work in a 3-hour program.

JRP|Ringier – Monographies
2017
English edition
Retrospective catalogue (new edition).

JRP|Ringier – Monographies
2017
English edition
New monograph.

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
The current fascination with fiction across art, design, and architecture (including one of Umberto Eco's final interview).

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
Introductory book to the “Contemporary Condition” series, which brings out some of the key issues relating to contemporaneity as a defining condition of our historical present—and vows to rethink the deep structures of temporalization as we know it.

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
This collection of essays by Martin Herbert considers various artists who have withdrawn from the art world or adopted an antagonistic position toward its mechanisms (essays on Lutz Bacher, Stanley Brouwn, Christopher D'Arcangelo, Trisha Donnelly, David Hammons, Agnes Martin, Cady Noland, Laurie Parsons, Charlotte Posenenske, and Albert York).

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
A collection of notes written along the years by Spanish curator and Head of Institut Kunst in Basel Chus Martínez. Aimed at her students, this notebook gathers personal thoughts on artists who inspire Martínez's ongoing practice.

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
Finnish media theorist discusses slow violence & environmental crisis through the prism of art, design, and technological practices.

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
English edition
A visionary essay on the notion of artistic composition in a world spinning into a confused chaos.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
English edition
Be Polite follows the exhibition of largely unseen works on paper by one of Australia's most visionary and critical artists, Gordon Bennett. Including drawings, acrylic/gouache and watercolor paintings, poetry, and essays—the exhibition and publication are the first to present the work of Bennett since his death, and to pay homage to a figure of the post-colonial thought.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
English edition
Catalogue bringing together documentation on key projects by Nicholas Mangan along with a newly commissioned work investigating monetary currencies. Featuring an in-depth series of conversations between the artist and the Barcelona-based curatorial collective Latitudes, and essays by Ana Teixeira Pinto and Helen Hughes, this publication is richly illustrated with documentation of Mangan's artworks and historical source material.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
English edition
Monographic catalogue showcasing the under-recognized work of Brazilian-Japanese artist Lydia Okumura, who, for almost fifty years, has explored the realm of geometric abstraction

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
English edition
Catalogue documenting a video installation in which the British artist pursues her investigation on the translation of elusive, natural phenomena into formal language. Structured rhythmically around the pattern of a foghorn sounding, Grey Light finds its origins in the notion of the foghorn as an auditory marker for opacity.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
English edition
British artist Monica Ross (1950-2013) left behind forty years of socially engaged, feminist, and performative artwork, which has had a deep effect on contemporary art and society. This fully illustrated publication documents Ross's works from 1970 to 2013.

Sternberg Press – Catalogues
2017
English edition
Future Imperfect critically examines the role played by cultural institutions in producing present-day and future contexts for the production, dissemination, and reception of contemporary art in the Middle East and North Africa.

Sternberg Press – Catalogues
2017
English edition
Hubs and Fictions, originally a touring forum, invited international curators, writers, and producers to probe how fiction plays out in a globally distributed art-world ecology, and how infrastructures are invented against its background. This unconventional reader gathers documents, negotiations, and reflections from and on these conversations.

Edition Patrick Frey
2017
English edition
Catalogue documenting a project that entertwines Georg Keller artistic one-man enterprise with Switzerland's biggest department store chain Manor. Interviews with employees at various levels of the corporate hierarchy form the first thread of the narrative. The second delves into the artist's creative work.

Bruno
2017
English edition
This reader is the result of a cycle of seminars and an exhibition developed by the Iuav University of Venice around the notion of heritage. The publication focuses on issues related to the status of heritage in the contemporary; the study and use of archives; restoration strategies; and heritage as a place of transformation.

Centres d'art, musées, galeries & varia
2017
bilingual edition (French / Korean)
Collection of poems and drawings by the Korean artist.

Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
The 63rd edition of the Jahresring series—one of the longest continually published annual journals for contemporary art in Germany—focuses on the practice of curating in Southeast Asia, a region experiencing a time of increased global visibility as well as nation and institution building.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
Publication documenting a project installation by German artist Margit Busch, the joint recipient of the 2016 Kunsthalle Wien Prize. Busch's project sheds light on the meeting points of scientific, philosophical, artistic, and practical discourses.

Sternberg Press – Monographies et livres d'artistes
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
Publication documenting the eponymous installation by Lithuanian artist Andrej Polukord, the joint recipient of the 2016 Kunsthalle Wien Prize, in which the artist transforms the exhibition space of the Kunsthalle into an inverted forest floor.

Edition Patrick Frey
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
In 1981, photographer Eric Bachmann and journalist Christian Kämmerling made a report on the Casa Verdi, a retirement home for musicians and opera singers founded in Milan by the Italian composer. This volume includes Kämmerling's text, Bachmann's photographic archives, and detailed biographies of the retired musicians who lived at the venerable institution.

Edition Patrick Frey
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
A photographic series focusing on the waterfalls near Mount Bachtel in Switzerland. Willing to capture the mystical essence of these falls in the twilight, Barbara Heé provides enchanting images with fairy-like accents.

Edition Patrick Frey
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
Black & white photographic diary between London and Switzerland during the year 1972, just before Iwan Schumacher devoted himself entirely to filmmaking.

Centres d'art, musées, galeries & varia
2017
bilingual edition (English / French, text in Spanish)
Two-volume monograph including a retrospective publication and a sketchbook. This edition highlights Nottellet's double activity as an illustrator and an installation artist, and features four texts offering various approaches of the artist's work as well as an understanding of his evolution throughout a career that started in the 1990s.

a.p.r.e.s éditions – Livres-DVD
2017
bilingual edition (English / French), original version, English / French subtitles
temporarily out of stock
A book-DVD documenting a commissioned work for which Jean-Michel Othoniel redesigned spaces housing the sacred treasures of the Angoulême Cathedral.

Analogues – Monographies
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
This artist book is at the intersection of art, archaeology and genetics. It translates several years' research in the fields of archaeology, genomics and ethics into a publication at the interface of art and science. It consists of three essays by specialists and an interview, images from the Inrap collection and views of the artist's installation at La Maréchalerie, a contemporary art center in Versailles, France.

Le Plateau / Frac Île-de-France
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Two-volume monograph featuring a picture book with a wide selection of portraits, interiors, and landscapes by the German painter, and a book of interview with Xavier Franceschi from Frac Île-de-France.

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