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AcquAvivA
Double QR-Code LP (an empty sleeve with no discs), edition of 100 copies. The recording to listen online is a 5-hour composition for computer voice, first presented in Paris on March 25, 2000: a deepening of the idea of a dematerialized disc.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Analyzing the theoretical and aesthetic thought of the founder of Lettrism in the intellectual context of the post-war and up to 1968.

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

English edition
Petzel
The Open Hide offers a concise overview of the diverse accomplishments of Danish artist Asger Jorn. The volume comprises over 75 images of Jorn's work, each with complete provenance, exhibition and literature history. A comprehensive biography of the artist is also included, along with photographs and other archival material.

AcquAvivA
First QR-Code EP, edition of 100 copies, recorded at EMS, Stockholm, December 2015, with the voices of Frédéric Acquaviva and Loré Lixenberg.

French edition
miscellaneous
The second issue of Frédéric Acquaviva and La Plaque Tournante's audio / video hybrid magazine includes documents on Trevor Wishart, Denis Dufour, Hém-Ish, Ione, Broutin, François Poyet, Johannes Kreidler, Gil J Wolman at work, a film by Frédéric Acquaviva on the late Pauline Oliveros, Silva Gabriela Béju on Henri Chopin and the magazine OU, a set of posters and postcards…

French edition
miscellaneous
First issue of Frédéric Acquaviva and La Plaque Tournante's audio / video hybrid magazine, including a CD with music by Frédéric Acquaviva and Phill Niblock, a DVD with performances by Tomomi Adachi, Bernard Heidsieck, Katherine Liberovskaya, Jacques Lizène, Alvin Lucier, Loré Lixenberg, and Alex Mincek, posters, and documents.

English edition
Sternberg Press – History, Criticism and Theory
temporarily out of stock
A presentation of the key figures and the basic concepts of Lettrist cinema, which prefigured the breakthroughs of the nouvelle vague and the experiments of expanded cinema.

bilingual edition (English / Portuguese)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
This catalogue, based on works and publications in the Serralves Collection, reconstitutes the trajectory of the KWY group and its members—from Lisbon to Paris, to Munich—, their collaborations with other artists and publications and their links to international avant-garde movements.

AcquAvivA
A piece for voice(s) an dead electronics with Loré Lixenberg (mezzo-soprano).

French edition
Rip on/off (Van Dieren)
An extreme experience seeking to hear the body's internal sounds. It uses both the medium of drawing and of writing to account for the metamorphoses produced by this sensorial experiment.

French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
temporarily out of stock
Theory, Spectacle and Film in the thought of Guy Debord and Raoul Vaneigem.

AcquAvivA
A piece for mezzo-soprano, voices, instrumental ensemble, electronics and videos (with a DVD, with no sound, to synchronise, or not, with the CD).

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Letterism's history and posterity: a new reading of the historical issues of an unknown but influential artistic avant-garde.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
An in depth analysis of one of the most inventive (but also the most misunderstood) post-war avant-garde movements.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
J. Donguy introduces the visual and sound experimentations of concrete poetry, from 1953 (Gomringer and de Campos) to the current movements ("digital area"). The anthology, followed by an international bibliography, offers the first overview of this art, with 300 illustrations.

Jannink – L'art en écrit
New edition of the Letterist manifesto, with an original artwork of inter-participation, consisting of a photograph torn by the artist and inserted in an envelope.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
An unknown, rarely published writer who nevertheless sent shock waves into the 60s and 80s by constructing a text worthy of a great rhetoretician on the game of alliteration.

AcquAvivA
For his first ever conceptual piece from 1990, Frédéric Acquaviva collaborated with Australian pianist Mark Knoop on the recording of all harmonic frequencies using only the damper pedal of a piano.

French edition
Editions du Griffon – Monographs & catalogues
forthcoming

English edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
out of print
First publication dedicated to Isou's extensive work with hypergraphics.

Tochnit Aleph
out of print
Latest works by legendary French sound-poetry pioneer Henri Chopin.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
out of print
Essays and interviews on 20th century avant-gardes in France (from Dada to sound poetry, avant-garde reviews, happenings and events, Fluxus, Raymond Hains, Jacques Villeglé, Gil J. Wolman, Camille Bryen...).

French edition
Jannink – L'art en écrit
out of print
New edition of the Letterist manifesto.