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Centre d'édition contemporaine
This artist's book is characteristic of Jean-Michel Wicker's work with typography and graphic design. It features a series of graphic works, a “tree of life” produced in collaboration with Marlie Mul, a text by Harry Burke, and a recipe for Alsatian plum pie by Charlotte Wicker. The publication's inserts reproduce collages and paintings by Wicker.

French edition
Centre des livres d'artistes (CDLA)
The catalogue of Claude Closky's exhibition of artists' books at CDLA, as part of the 40th anniversary of the Centre Pompidou. Kalavryta—the font used in the publication was created specially for the occasion by the French artist.

English edition
Sternberg Press – Monographs and artists' books
Released in parallel of an exhibition at Kunstverein München, this USB card gathers a collection of electronic works by Dexter Sinister produced from 2008 to 2015.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art
Through 650 images drawn from the French National Institute for typographic research unpublished archives, this catalogue tells the untold story of a period of profound technological change, exploring the little-known world of typography design through a diverse selection of projects drawing on both an age-old craft tradition and the most radical innovation.

bilingual edition (English / French)
JRP|Ringier – Catalogues, Biennales & Collections
ECAL – University of Art and Design Lausanne is recognized as a world reference in terms of graphic design. This success is largely based on a strategy of workshops that allow students to learn from the best Swiss and international designers on the school premises. This book retraces projects conducted in the Bachelor's Graphic Design and Master's programs between 2010 to 2015.

Errant Bodies – Records (CDs / DVDs)
An acoustic-phonetic approach of book's corporeality in 38 tracks.

trilingual edition (English / Italian / French)
Bat / <o> future <o>
A corpus of contemporary Roman inscriptions, which testifies the importance of language—institutional as well as popular—in the collective space of the streets (artist's book).

bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A documentation on Claude Closky's artwork commissioned by the Paste association as part of the New Patrons program.

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

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Le Dictateur Press – Artists' books & editions / catalogues
Federico Pepe's Magnum opus (limited edition artist's book).

English edition
Boabooks
12 typescripts of concrete poetry (signed and numbered artist's book).

English edition
Bat / <o> future <o>
A publication based on the typescripts of Hannah Weiner's singular diary.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Franciscopolis
Twenty-six serigraphs by the Dutch graphic designer.

French edition
Franciscopolis
An unpublished manuscript written in 1978, transcribed in accordance with the specific pagination of the original, with a typesetting system developed specifically to reproduce the dynamics of Jean-Luc Nancy's writing.

English edition
Bulletins of The Serving Library
An extension of the exhibition "Ecstatic Alphabets/Heaps of Language," curated by Laura Hoptman at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

English edition
Bulletins of The Serving Library
Devised by Stuart Bailey, Lars Bang Larsen, Angie Keefer, and David Reinfurt, this bulletin is based on Larsen's just-completed PhD dissertation at the University of Copenhagen, A History of Irritated Material: Psychedelic Concepts in Neo-Avantgarde Art. The idea was to contrive a popular version of his academic thesis by editing it psychedelically.

English edition
Bulletins of The Serving Library
Conceived while in residency at the library of the Goethe-Institut New York, this issue of Bulletins of The Serving Library used the context of the hosting institution as a thematic starting point. Germany, and often the author's specific relationship to the German language, is the unifying thread that unites these diverse pieces.

bilingual edition (English / Portuguese)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
The first in-depth survey of Duarte's practice, and the first time that a selection of his poems and texts have been translated into English.

bilingual edition (English / French)
Franciscopolis
Artist's book by graphic designer Frédéric Teschner (leporello).

English edition
Nieves
Artist' book published and edited by artist Shirana Shahbazi (1974, Tehran), writer Tirdad Zolghadr (1972, San Francisco) and designer Manuel Krebs (1970, Karachi).

English edition
Le Dictateur Press – Artists' books & editions / catalogues
Artist's book based on four recent bodies of sculptures by Federico Pepe.

French edition
M/M (Paris)
€65.00 €45.00
A 528 pages reference monograph with more than 1000 illustrations gathering twenty years of works by M/M (Paris), one of the most emblematic design duo of the 21st century.

English edition
Sternberg Press – Lukas & Sternberg series (paperback)
A selection of seminal graphic design projects developed by Weisbeck and his firm, Surface, over the last ten years.

English edition
Boabooks
temporarily out of stock
A typographic composition inspired by Shining accursed writer's manuscript in which only appears one sentence, constantly repeated: “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.”

English edition
Le Dictateur Press – Artists' books & editions / catalogues
Artist's book by Federico Pepe (Le Dictateur).

English edition
JRP|Ringier – Monographs
Monograph conceived and designed in close collaboration with Peter Saville, revealing for the first time the legendary Manchester graphic designer's archives.

Le Dictateur Press – Artists' books & editions / catalogues
last available copies!
Small luxurious artist's book in a black leather cover, presenting the Sinflex drawings series. 350 copies limited edition, hand numbered (first 20 copies signed by the artist).

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.

English edition
JRP|Ringier – Christoph Keller Editions
€25.00 €15.00
This collaborative project by Mark Soo and Tim Lee formally pushes the boundaries of what a book is. The book is blank except for four printed pages containing words set in Univers.

English edition
JRP|Ringier – Anthologies & Art Theory
With Shahrzads newest publication, the focus is on the mise-en-scene of contemporary historiography in today's Euroamerica.

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.

bilingual edition (German / French)
MAMCO – Artists' books
German artist's "word-images" (early works).

bilingua edition (English / French)
miscellaneous
A magazine printed with white ink on white paper (with Gilbert & George, Yoko Ono, Lawrence Weiner, Liam Gillick, Martin Creed, Christian Boltanski, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Niele Toroni, Art & Language, Steven Parrino, Maurizio Cattelan, Tom Morton, Swetlana Heger, Didier Marcel, Angela Bulloch, Daniel Buren...).

English edition
Sternberg Press – History, Criticism and Theory
out of print
Speculative Drawing presents fifteen books—from monographs and translations to collections of essays—that emerged from the research platform Speculative Poetics, conceived by Armen Avanessian in 2011.

trilingual edition (English / Dutch / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
out of print
The catalogue of the Prize for the Most Beautiful Books in Brussels and Wallonia, accompanied by a reference book on the Belgian typographer which name has been associated with the Prize.

bilingual edition (English / French)
(SIC) – Soft Alphabet
out of print
A tribute to the French artist Jean Dubuffet (1901–1985) and to the typographic strategies with which Dubuffet achieves, on a visual level, his plan to destroy language through books and lithographs.

bilingual edition (English / French)
JRP|Ringier – Anthologies & Art Theory
out of print
Applied Research and Development in Typography.

English edition
Sternberg Press – Lukas & Sternberg series (paperback)
out of print
An exploration of contemporary publishing in its broadest, most exploded sense (pieces of writings written since the conception of Dexter Sinister's New York basement workshop and bookstore in the summer of 2006 / reproductions of a series of lithographic proof prints).

bilingual edition (French / Chinese)
Fondation Hartung Bergman
out of print
Illustrated catalogue of the exhibition Hartung in China, on the relations between calligraphy and Western painting, taking Hans Hartung's work as starting point.

trilingual edition (English / French / German)
JRP|Ringier – Catalogues, Biennales & Collections
out of print
New perspectives on typography.

English edition
JRP|Ringier – Catalogues, Biennales & Collections
out of print
Facsimile appropriations, scanned pages, Xeroxes by several artists (Armleder, Gillick, Ruppersberg...) – Grey Flags is a book of texts and ideas published to accompany the homonymous exhibition at the Sculpture Center, NY.

French edition
Yvon Lambert – Monographs and artists' books
out of print
This artist's book, printed in blue, contains a text by Jean-Claude Lebensztejn and an intervention by Lawrence Weiner.