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English edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
forthcoming
An homage to William Burroughs' and Brion Gysin's eponymous book, this artist book of more than 300 pages is a huge cut-up of the artworks showcased during the group exhibition conceived by Ugo Rondinone at the Palais de Tokyo in 2007.

English edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art
Catalogue of the double exhibition examining integral themes within American artist Jay DeFeo's (1929-1989) practice, featuring Sam Falls, Rachel Harrison, Wyatt Kahn, Ron Nagle, Gay Outlaw, Tobias Pils, R.H. Quaytman, Ugo Rondinone, Bosco Sodi, and Oscar Tuazon.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A history of poetry-performance in Paris, from the post-war period to May 68.

English edition
Bomb
A special issue dedicated to John Giorno, in the framework of Ugo Rondinone's exhibition “I Love John Giorno” in New York.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents
An history of assemblage art in California from 1950 to 1970.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Lenka lente
An electrical poem by Charles Plymell first published in 1966 in Lawrence Ferlinghetti's City Lights Journal, with a CD on which Bill Nace plays a music inspired by his own reading of Apocalypse Rose.

bilingual edition (English / French), original version, English / French subtitles
a.p.r.e.s editions – Variations on...
Box set including a book and a film on DVD.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Palais
Issue 22 of Palais magazine is entirely devoted to the Ugo Rondinone's exhibition “I Love John Giorno” at the Palais de Tokyo (October 21, 2015 - January 10, 2016), the first retrospective of the life and work of the American poet John Giorno, a key figure of America's counterculture since the 1960s.

Frac Franche-Comté – Alphabet series
Bernard Heidsieck's graphic ABC.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A genealogy of cut-up: the history and development of a radical and pioneering literary technique, in Europe and the US, in the twentieth century (readings from William S. Burroughs).

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
A collection of poems dedicated to the Revolutionary Left Movement's struggle against fascism in Chile.

bilingual edition (English / German)
JRP|Ringier – Monographs
New monograph, dedicated to Jay DeFeo's late work: paintings of the 1980s as well as the exceptional corpus of drawings of the 1980s and her photographic oeuvre of the 1970s.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature
Bernard Heidsieck's typescripts.

United Dead Artists
The third issue of United Dead Artists' visual magazine gathers contributions by regular signatures (Blanquet, Lolmède, Anne Van der Linden, Gilles Berquet among others) and living legend (Robert Crumb). Comes with a vinyl recording of William S. Burroughs and a tabloid “Pascal Doury est mort” devoted to the poet-artist's work.

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
Publication gathering all the texts and recordings of the Biopsies series (1965-1969).

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
Publication gathering all the texts and recordings of the Passe-partout series (1969-2004).

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
This publication brings together the sound poet's first work, published in 1955, as well as the entire Poèmes-Partitions series (1955-1965). It also includes 2 CDs with all the Poèmes-Partitions recorded in their time by the author.

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
This exhibition catalogue gathers together the visual works—collages, drawings and installations—of three major French experimental poets.

Sub Rosa
Recorded four years before the death of Beat legend Brion Gysin, this live set features the poet reciting poems from the late '50s and early '60s, accompanied by a makeshift no wave backing band.

French edition
Al Dante – Poetry & Literature
This poem by Bernard Heidsieck starts with Vaduz, the capital of Lichtenstein, and from it, lists all the people and ethnic groups of the world: a great humanist work and an extreme experience of poetry-action. The publication features a recording of the poem, read by Bernard Heidsieck.

Údition bilingue (English / French)
Casino Luxembourg
€10.00 €5.00
Jean-Jacques Lebel's tribute to Venus.

Sub Rosa
out of print
Cut-up, lectures, incantations, soundworks recorded by the American writer himself in hotel rooms in Paris, London & New York, in the early 1960s (one of Sub Rosa's absolute classics, officially re-released).