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French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents
forthcoming

English edition
Sternberg Press – History, Criticism and Theory
Catalogue dedicated to the artistic exploration of the cosmic space (in the framework of the 8th edition of the Triennial of Contemporary Art U3 in Ljubljana).

English edition
Dis Voir – Illustrated Fairy Tales for Adults
A tale loosely inspired by both the contemporary astrophysicist Aurelien Barrau's work on multiverses and the turn-of-the-century author H.P. Lovecraft's mystical stories. The book entwines astrophysics and fantasy literature through fiction, deconstructing the frameworks of narration, logic, identity, space, and time. Illustrated by Andréa Marchal, after Barrau's works.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art
First monograph.

Shelter Press – Records
temporarily out of stock
Atkinson's most ambitious musical work to date, Hand In Hand combines 80's sci-fi anxious aethetics with today's transparency of digital sounds. Placing the voice at the epicenter of the recording, the French artist and musician convokes fiction, composition and abstraction in the manner of Joan La Barbara, Robert Ashley, or Delia Derbyshire.

Shelter Press – Records
Atkinson's most ambitious musical work to date, Hand In Hand combines 80's sci-fi anxious aethetics with today's transparency of digital sounds. Placing the voice at the epicenter of the recording, the French artist and musician convokes fiction, composition and abstraction in the manner of Joan La Barbara, Robert Ashley, or Delia Derbyshire.

French edition
Dis Voir – Illustrated Fairy Tales for Adults
A tale loosely inspired by both the contemporary astrophysicist Aurelien Barrau's work on multiverses and the turn-of-the-century author H.P. Lovecraft's mystical stories. The book entwines astrophysics and fantasy literature through fiction, deconstructing the frameworks of narration, logic, identity, space, and time. Illustrated by Andréa Marchal, after Barrau's works.

French edition
Supernova – Books
Cultural Intelligence and Social Control: a survival manual.

English edition
JRP|Ringier – Artists' books & editions
The artist's own archive of phantasmagoria: a unique collection of objects and ephemera relating to magic, the paranormal, occultism, pseudoscience, technology as well as their cultural and media portrayals (new edition).

English edition
Sternberg Press – E-flux journal
Benjamin H. Bratton's kaleidoscopic theory-fiction links the utopian fantasies of political violence with the equally utopian programs of security and control. Equal parts Borges, Burroughs, Baudrillard, and Black Ops, Dispute Plan to Prevent Future Luxury Constitution charts a treacherous landscape filled with paranoid master plans, failed schemes, and dubious histories.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Performing & sound arts
The sound arts and experimental music annual review's 4th issue, on the theme of utopias.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature
The complete PDF edition of the avant-garde journal Change, created by Jean Pierre Faye in 1968: 42 facsimile issues in a 8482-page file with free-text search engine.

English edition
Mousse – Mousse Publishing (books)
Reference monograph.

French edition
Supernova – Books
A collection of hallucinatory epic poems inspired by crime novel & science fiction.

English edition
Sternberg Press – History, Criticism and Theory
Mark von Schlegell's fusion of theory and fiction puts the SF back in notions of “speculative aesthetics.”

English edition
Sternberg Press – Catalogues
The first edition of the triennial of contemporary art Bergen Assembly.

English edition
Shelter Press – Books
Alberto García del Castillo's first novel is a comedy-science-fiction novelette about “faggotry” and the art world; depicting a retour-au-passé in contemporary painting and waving to some of the most beautiful homosexuals on Earth.

French edition
MAMCO – Artists' writings
Peter Hutchinson's writings.

French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A guide for J. G. Ballard's The Atrocity Exhibition, between human sciences and science fiction, between the history of art and the medicine including reproductions of 20s pulps and of 60s independent magazines.

French edition
Zamân
The “Scenario” issue investigates narrative and speculative processes within both poetic and political fields (science fiction, geopolitics, universal and colonial exhibitions…)

bilingual edition (English / French)
Jannink – Wide Open
Artist's book / first monograph.

bilingual edition (English / French)
CAPC
New Dystopia is contemporary author Mark von Schlegell's illustrated screenplay-as-science fiction novel. In conjunction with the curator Alexis Vaillant, von Schlegell curated an exhibition of contemporary art at CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, “Dystopia,” based on his novel's dystopian-present.

French edition
MAMCO – Historical essays & contemporary archives
An anthology of key texts dedicated to the relationship between art and science-fiction.

English edition
Dis Voir – Illustrated Fairy Tales for Adults
Halfway between science-fiction novel and thriller, this tale by Nicolas Ancion, illustrated by Killoffer, revisits the figures of the mad scientist and the sorcerer's apprentice.

French edition
Dis Voir – Illustrated Fairy Tales for Adults
Halfway between science-fiction novel and thriller, this tale by Nicolas Ancion, illustrated by Killoffer, revisits the figures of the mad scientist and the sorcerer's apprentice.

French edition
Dis Voir – Visual Arts – Encounters
This artist's book proposes to construct a “mental space” through a narrative—mixing ravers, science-fiction and comic strips—presented through illuminations in the style of old children's books.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Artists' Writings
in project

French edition
Franciscopolis
out of print
An interactive book where you are the hero, written by the game designer FibreTigre, edited by Fanette Mellier (a collector's item for graphic art lovers as well as for readers-players).

French edition
Franciscopolis
out of print
First translation into French of the short story by Edward Page Mitchell—a major figure in the early development of the science fiction genre—, written and published unattributed in the NY Sun in 1879.

French edition
M19 – 20/27 series
out of print
Five essays.