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English edition
JRP|Ringier – Monographies
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A comprehensive overview of Kantor's versatility, from his theater productions and actions to his painterly and sculptural works.

English edition
Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
This book reexamines the legacies of modern theoretical and artistic iconoclasm in the context of the current religious-political image wars.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Accompanied with Fluxus pamphlets, manifestoes and newspapers of the artist, the unpublished manuscript of the mother of the founder of the avant-garde movement constitutes an invaluable entry to the private world of Maciunas, and the occasion of a revaluation of its artistic and strategic choices.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
temporarily out of stock
An historical perspective of the representation of non-western art in western museums and imagination / an essay on the relations between African arts and avant-garde.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
An innovative analysis of Dalí's work which focuses on the cultural History during the 1920's, showing that the Surrealist revolution went hand in hand with radical changes in society.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
An essay on French artist Paul Chenavard (1807-1895), romantic cursed painter-prophet, illustrating the distance between the historic claims which build the modern myth of the artist and a relative efficiency.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Fabula
First translation in French of a major work by British social anthropologist.

French edition
JRP|Ringier – Coéditions Maison Rouge
Deciphering Duchamp.

English edition
Sternberg Press – Histoire, critique et théorie
A sharp summary of contemporary art since Marcel Duchamp.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Viennese Actionism was one of the strongest effort of the 1960's to develop contemporary art and a forerunner of what is now widely known as Performance Art. Danièle Roussel interviewed not only the former actionists (Otto Muehl, Hermann Nitsch, Günther Brus, Rudolf Schwarzkogler) but also some journalists, politicians, historians and witnesses of that time.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
An ironic, historic and personal assessment of the transformations of art in the years 1950-1960 by one member of the New realists: the story of collage, the return of dada, an evocation of Léo Malet, the work with Raymond Hains...

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
A major contribution, by German philosoph and art historian Horst Bredekamp, to the current debate on the 'tree of life' in evolutionary biology. The essay deals with the aesthetic and political dimension of the coral, in Darwin's system a model of anarchic evolution which opposes the hierarchical metaphor of the tree.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
A new approach on the Situationist International and its paradoxical myths.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
This brilliant work studies the notion of modernity as it's been defined at the end of the XIXth century, especially through the analyse of the links between the visual culture and several main social debates of the time such as sexuallity, urban crowd, riots and social control mechanisms, the Republic and the Church, nationalism and militarism.

French edition
JRP|Ringier – Monographies
€28.00 €16.00
Three studies on Reverdin's biography.

French edition
JRP|Ringier – Coéditions Maison Rouge
Inside the white cube.

French edition
Analogues – Monographies
The "Anthology of art" established during more than a year a ground of exchange on Internet for artists and art critics worldwide, being interested in the relations between art, its theoretical discourse, the conditions of its production and its distribution. This work collects the contributions.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
How, in the course of their American exile, the surrealist artists (Duchamp, Tanguy, Masson, Ernst, Lam, Carrigton ...) were influenced by the literary and artistic context. Also a specific study on the perpetual renewal of Surrealism after war, linked with the importance of esoterism, the Amerindian civilizations, and Charles Fourier.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
Art as a social practice through Gustave Courbet's œuvre and political commitment.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
An elucidation of the myths and the political fantasies that surrounded Gustave Courbet's work and life under the second Empire.

French edition
Al Dante – Poésie & littérature
First critical anthology of the poetry of Raoul Hausmann, one of the founders of Dada Berlin. It features many unpublished documents, an introductory essay by Isabelle Maunet-Salliet, and a recording of phonetic poems read by Raoul Hausmann.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
A thoroughly investigation of the social role of art articulated by the French left during the July Monarchy and Second Republic.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A critical counterpoint to the famous Tzara's cronic published in the Dada Almanach, by the founder of the Cabaret Voltaire.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Dick Higgins, one of the main figures of Fluxus, points out the particularity of poet-artists who, since German and English Romanticism, have refused to make distinctions between what is sonorous, visual and written.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Two studies on the link between language, art and reality in Marcel Duchamp's work.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature
Poetry and space for Marcel Broodthaers—a critical essay.

bilingual edition (French / German)
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Reprint of the first Dada anthology (Berlin, 1920), with Tzara's chronicles, manifests and documents.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A new approach of Duchamp's keywords.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
Hans Hartung always gave a lot of attention to the filing of his works. This essay on the abstract painter is linked with a specific web site where one will find a rich iconography and documentation.

French edition
Dis Voir – Arts visuels – Essais
In Black is a Color, contemporary art historian and curator Elvan Zabunyan proposes a new approach to contemporary art and its history through the practice of Black American artists from the Harlem Renaissance to today.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Marcel Duchamp “laid bare” by Marc Décimo who talks about the creative process in this essay on the father of conceptual art.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
The correspondance between Otto Muehl and Erika Stocker forms an intense journal of Viennese actionism, and more particularly of the artist's work.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
Otto Muehl was condemned to 7 years of prison in 1991. He exchanged letters with his family and friends, he painted.

French edition
MAMCO – Histoire à l'essai & archives contemporaines
€14.00 €6.00

bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
The last document of the dadasopher of Berlin.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
An essay on Duchamp's readings, and a systematic chart of his personnal library.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
This posthumous work is the first study of his friend Gustave Courbet (who requested a text for a catalog), and of the role of art in society.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
The actionnist's autobiography.

French edition
MAMCO – Histoire à l'essai & archives contemporaines
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An essay on conceptual art.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
This biography of Hermann Hesse by his friend Hugo Ball is one of the best exposés of his spiritual journeys, and also an approach of Ball's own fundamental themes

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
The anti-romanesque, a-metaphysical and theoretical Einstein’s dadaist autobiography.

French edition
MAMCO – Histoire à l'essai & archives contemporaines
€14.00 €6.00

French edition
Intervention – Monographies et livres d'artistes
First publication in French on Fluxus artist, including the transcription of an intervention by Higgins at the International Conference on Action Art in October 1998. With texts by Charles Dreyfus and Jacques Donguy.

bilingual edition (German / French)
MAMCO – Ecrits d'artistes
€33.00 €15.00
Conversations with Daniel Baumann and Jutta Koether, accompanied by "reconnaissance photos".

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
The journal of one of the first women artists of the history of painting.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History
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English edition
Dis Voir – Arts visuels – Essais
A compelling read on the status of the object in contemporary art and design.

French edition
Dis Voir – Arts visuels – Essais
A compelling read on the status of the object in contemporary art and design.

trilingual edition (English / French / Italian)
Yvon Lambert – Mot pour Mot
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“Reading” of the famous Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1633) painting Judith et Holopherne by contemporary artists(Buren, Kosuth, Paolini, Sonneman, Twombly...); texts by Roland Barthes, Eva Menzio and Léa Lublin.

trilingual edition (English / French / German)
Fondation Hartung Bergman
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Hartung's early watercolor works on paper (33 tipped in full page color illustrations, under boxset).

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