new releases
 
Pierre Soulages - Outrenoir
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
A series of “Outrenoirs” produced by Pierre Soulages between 1986 and 2018.
Kara Walker - A Black Hole Is Everything a Star Longs to Be
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
The drawing practice of Kara Walker.
An Instant Before the World - Rabat contemporary Art Biennal
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
The first edition of the Rabat Contemporary Art Biennial— the first all-female Biennial of Contemporary Art—, held in the Moroccan capital and devised by Abdelkader Damani, director of the Frac Centre-Val de Loire, from September to December 2019.
Mathieu Copeland - En affinité(s) - Allan Kaprow / Arnaud Labelle-Rojoux
bilingual edition (English / French)
Loevenbruck
A new essay by curator and publisher Mathieu Copeland about Arnaud Labelle-Rojoux's reinvention of Allan Kaprow's environment The Apple Shrine and considering, more generally, the themes of reinvention in art and the exhibition form.
Mike Kelley - Materialistic Aesthetics And Memory Illusions
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An analysis of Mike Kelley's work as a position in materialist philosophy, which appears as the feature that is most at stake in his artistic practice, focusing on the pieces he produced around the issue of memory––his leitmotiv from 1995 onward.
1 Million Roses for Angela Davis / 1 Million Rosen für Angela Davis
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
"1 Million Roses for Angela Davis" traces Davis' immense influence and legacy as activist and scholar on contemporary artists today, while simultaneously teasing out the contradictions her presence and agenda posed to the GDR's interpretation and application of Marxism.
Artifices instables - Histoires de céramiques
bilingual edition (English / French)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A journey of invention and experimentation through more than 200 pieces by international artists, observing the diversity not only of forms and decorations, but also of manufacturing processes of ceramic.
Marianne Vitale - The World, the Flesh and the Devil
bilingual edition (English / French)
Editions Lutanie
A project developed by American artist Marianne Vitale around the history of an American hospital built in France during the First World War (with an essay by Rachel Valinsky).
Antoine Läng - Fictation
bilingual edition (English / French)
Édition Gamut
A publication project about listening and sound relations.
Fouad Bellamine - Colours of Silence
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
“Just painting, without any pattern-pretext nor anecdote”: the first monograph of Moroccan abstract painter Fouad Bellamine.
Sido Lansari - Les derniers paradis
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
Artist's book.
Deculturalize
trilingual edition (English / German / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
The radical feminist practice of the Italian art historian, art critic, poet, and feminist Carla Lonzi (1931–1982) and its potential relationship to both historical and contemporary art practices offers the contextual framework for the publication Deculturalize.
Julian Charrière - Towards No Earthly Pole
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Julian Charrière's filmic journey to some of the most inhospitable areas of our planet.
Francesco Clemente - Watchtowers, Keys, Threads, Gates
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
New monograph, documenting a large-scale installation that reflects the artist's dreamlike aesthetic, his ongoing exploration of notions of movement, transition and vulnerability, and mythological narratives, offering a rare glimpse into Clemente's forays into the field of sculpture.
Diego Perrone - Perrone Works
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
This catalogue demonstrates the complexity of Diego Perrone's practice with a thorough analysis of his work from the beginning to the present day.
Fredrik Værslev - Open Window
bilingual edition (English / Norwegian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A rich selection of archival material along with critical essays and the series of paintings and spatial intervention that Fredrik Værslev especially produced for his exhibition at the Kunstnerforbundet in Oslo.
Fredrik Værslev - World Paintings
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Dieter Roelstraete deciphers the series of national flags painted by Norwegian artist Fredrik Værslev.
Noa Yafe - Beyond the Distance – A Distance
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An overview of the Israeli artist's photographic production.
Rodrigo Valenzuela - Journeyman
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
First comprehensive monograph.
Gabriel Abrantes - Programmed Melancholy
bilingual edition (English / Portuguese)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
First comprehensive monograph.
Giovanni Kronenberg -
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
The first comprehensive publication to cover the artist's output from the last ten years.
Lea Porsager - [?!]
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An in-depth introduction to the artistic practice of Lea Porsager.
 ZimmerFrei - LUMI
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An exhaustive documentation on ZimmerFrei's eponymous trilogy of short films.
Gareth Long - Kidnappers Foil
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An unusual vantage on the history of cinematic production in the twentieth century.
Vladislav Shapovalov - Image Diplomacy
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An artistic research on the political construction of representations of socialist and capitalist modernity during the Cold War, through a history of exhibitions.
Elisabeth Wild - Fantasías
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
This monograph showcases Elisabeth Wild's kaleidoscopic and vibrantly colored collages titled Fantasías.
Mark Wigley - Konrad Wachsmann\'s Television - Post-architectural Transmissions
English edition
Sternberg Press - Critical Spatial Practice
In this provocative intellectual biography, architectural historian Mark Wigley makes the surprising claim that the thinking behind modernist architect Konrad Wachsmann's legendary projects was dominated by the idea of television.
Josephine Meckseper -
bilingual edition (English / French)
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
New monograph / catalogue.
Heba Y. Amin - Research/Practice - The General\'s Stork
English edition
Sternberg Press - Research/Practice
The General's Stork explores historical accounts of biblical prophecies, colonial narratives, and the politics of technological warfare in the Middle East from a bird's eye view.
Aesthetics of the Commons
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
The efficiency of art in common.
Diego Marcon - Oh mio cagnetto
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Lenz Press
Oh mio cagnetto is the artist's first book of writings, conceived as an artwork. It is a collection of 81 little poems that revolve around the missed and mourned figure of a puppy.
Artforum - January-February 2021
English edition
Artforum
Double issue, including a dossier devoted to the case of Philip Guston's cancelled exhibitions.
Rejected - Designs for the European Flag
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
Wirklichkeit Books
All flag designs proposals rejected by the Council of Europe until 1955, published for the first time, with a text by German-French artist and writer Marie Rotkopf, who tackles the EU's neoliberal political cynicism and Germany's expansion of power with biting irony.
Sound American - The Folk Issue
English edition
Sound American
Sound American
Sound American's 25th issue celebrates explores the intersections of folk and experimental music practices (edited by Sarah Hennies and Anna Roberts-Gevalt, featuring Throbbing Gristle, Henry Flynt, Suzanne Kite and Scott Benesiinaabandan, John McCowen, Meredith Monk and Peggy Seeger...).
Ash Fure - Something to Hunt (book / CD with digital download)
English edition
Sound American
The first ever portrait album of Ash Fure's music, performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble, Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra, Rebekah Heller, Brandon Lopez, and Nate Wooley. Released as a limited edition hardcover book with a digital download code included, featuring documentation from Ash Fure's immersive performances, commentary by the composer, an interview with Nate Wooley (Sound American editor), and contributions from Zachary Woolfe (New York Times), Steve Smith (New Yorker), and others.
Artists as Iconographers
bilingual edition (English / French)
Empire - Books
Catalogue dedicated to contemporary artists whose production concentrate on the reuse of existing images (new expanded edition). This publication investigates the various practices of these iconographer artists through documentation, illustrations, essays, and interviews (with Haris Epaminonda, Wade Guyton, Camille Henrot, Thomas Hirschhorn, Jonathan Monk, Linder Sterling…).
The Drawing Center Family - Permanent Flood
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Drawings by artists et alii: previously unpublished works on paper by Matali Crasset, Chris Dercon, Koo Jeong-A, Maurizio Cattelan, Kim Gordon, John Giorno, Ugo Rondinone, Xavier Veilhan, Alexandra Midal, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Amy O'Neill, Arto Lindsay, Yan Pei-Ming, Kamel Mennour, Melvil Poupaud, Sheila Hicks...
Matali Crasset - The Drawing Center - Les trognes
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Matali Crasset's drawings sketchbooks.
Steve DiBenedetto - The Drawing Center - Chromatic Oblivion – Drawings, 1986-2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Steve DiBenedetto's drawings.
Soggetto nomade
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
Female identity through the images of five Italian women photographers, 1965-1985: a reflection on identity and its representation in recent history.
Roberto Sironi - Encoded Symbols
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
This book is dedicated to the work of Roberto Sironi, as part of a series of monographs on the thought and work of young contemporary designers. The activity of the Italian designer unfolds through highly symbolic projects, based on his personal interest in anthropology and ethnology.
Marcin Rusak - Encoded Symbols
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
This book is dedicated to the work of Marcin Rusak, as part of a series of monographs on the thought and work of young contemporary designers.
Laurent Sfar - La Bibliothèque grise
bilingual edition (English / French)
Captures - Digressions (interviews)
A conversation around books and reading, education and teaching methods, food and culinary practices, and agriculture and ecology.
Jan Robert Leegte - The Reconfigured Nature
bilingual edition (English / French)
CDA (Centre des Arts)
Set alongside guest contributions, this catalogue offers, from the works of the two Dutch artists Nicky Assmann and Jan Robert Leegte, a fresh take on the fundamental concept of nature, in an age when science and technology are capable of replicating its phenomena.
Sympathie
bilingual edition (English / French)
CAN (Centre d'Art Neuchâtel)
The catalogue / temporal synthesis of the evolutionary and challenging exhibition at CAN, Neuchâtel.
Architectures of Embodiment - Disclosing New Intelligibilities
English edition
Diaphanes - Think Art
How does architecturecondition the emergence of sense?
Critique and the Digital
English edition
Diaphanes - Critical Stances
Perspectives on the alteration of the conditions of critique and critical practices within the digital world.
Dixit - Hypercomfort – Bruther & Laurent Stalder
bilingual edition (English / French)
Dixit
Cosa Mentale - Dixit
First issue of the critical magazine published by Cosa Mentale, in which the words of the architecture practice Bruther and of Laurent Stalder, professor of architecture history at ETH, confront each other around the theme of “hypercomfort.”
Claire Tabouret -
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
First monograph, with a wide selection of of Claire Tabouret's works (paintings, drawings, and sculptures), two essays and a set of literary quotes chosen by the artist.
Stéphane Blanquet - Dans les têtes de Stéphane Blanquet
bilingual edition (English / French)
United Dead Artists
The catalogue of Stéphane Blanquet's evolving exhibition in the whole space of the Halle Saint-Pierre, Parisian temple of art brut and outsider art: a vast retrospective in 1.9 kg of images (drawings, photographs, tapestries, sculptures), with also the works of invited artists: Keiichi Tanaami, Bruno Richard, Samplerman, Jan Švankmajer, Dr. Karayom, etc.
Thulani Davis - Nothing but the Music
English edition
Blank Forms - Books
Thulani Davis' collection of poetry about music.
Klima - Magical Trouble
bilingual edition (English / French)
Klima
The third issue of the transversal magazine dedicated to contemporary creation and academic research focuses on the occult, the spiritual dimension that emanates from the different encounters and cohabitations of the living and the non-living, the deviant and erudite aspects of witchcraft, magic, rituals, spiritism and their societal implications.
Alfio Tommasini - Via Lactea
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Agricultural landscapes and portraits of the Swiss Alps: a fascinating visual study of the relationship between humans, animals and topography in the context of a rapidly changing agriculture and dairy industry.
Mihai Barabancea - Falling on Blades
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Photographer Mihai Barabancea portrays the underworld of post-Soviet Romania and Moldova: a set of subjects and scenes revealing the crude reality of the streets, zeroing in on moments of ruthless rawness and keen poignancy.
Manolo Laguillo - Pseudopanorama
trilingual edition (English / Catalan / Spanish)
IF Publications
New monograph / artists' book.
Stéphane Vigny - Plaire
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Stéphane Vigny's first monograph, conceived as an object with several levels of reading, as well as the sculptures of the artist.
Rob van Leijsen - Copy, Tweak, Paste - Methods of appropriation in re-enacted artists\' books
bilingual edition (English / French)
Clinamen
An essay on the modes of re-enactments, appropriation or reinterpretations of artists' books.
Vivian Darroch-Lozowski - Voice of Hearing
English edition
Squint.press
currently out of stock
A phenomenology of voice and hearing.
Olia Lialina - Olia Lialina – Net Artist
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Espace multimedia Gantner
This first monograph of the international net art pioneer allows us to (re)discover this always contemporary artistic practice, inviting us to plunge into the specificities of the internet medium (flows, URLs, protocols, etc.), and sketching a media archaeology.
Chus Martínez - Corona Tales - Let Life Happen to You
English edition
Lenz Press
When she started writing the Corona Tales, Chus Martínez had been weighing how people and the media were addressing the outbreak of the virus as an unprecedented disaster. One possible contribution, as curator and writer, would be to write a short story a day and post it on an Instagram account that many could access…
Alain Buffard - Good Boy
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts –
CND (Centre National de la Danse) - Printed books
This reference book devoted to the figure and work of the choreographer Alain Buffard (1960-2013) brings together rich testimonies, extensive iconography and unpublished archival documents.
Germaine Dulac - What is cinema?
bilingual edition (English / French)
Light Cone
The first published edition of Germaine Dulac's What is Cinema?, almost 75 years after its creation, illuminates the vital role of this pioneer of the 1920s French avant-garde, as an innovator of modern cinematic thought, who was reflecting, early on, in a sustained and analytical way about what cinema is.
Martin Barré - Transatlantique
bilingual edition (English / French)
ER Publishing
Six American artists share their invaluable perspectives on the decisive work of Martin Barré, a major figure in French Abstraction of the late 20th century.
Pattern, Crime & Decoration
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Catalogues
Le Consortium - Collective exhibitions catalogues
Catalogue of the double exhibition devoted to the Pattern & Decoration movement, with numerous previously unpublished archives.
Brian Massumi - Ontopouvoir - Guerre, pouvoir, perception
Les presses du réel – Theory – Drama
An original theory of power based on a dense and insightful inquiry into the consequences of the "Global War on Terror" and the security state, up to the imposition of neoliberal logic and the overflowing of the media made viral.
Michael Marder - La pensée végétale - Une philosophie de la vie des plantes
Les presses du réel – Theory – Miscellaneous
Vegetal life at the forefront of philosophical thought.
Volume ! - Le monde ou rien ? – Légitimité et authenticité dans les musiques hip hop
texts in English and French
Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
Mélanie Seteun - Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
How the question of legitimacy and authenticity has influenced the practices and receptions of hip-hop music.
Justin Hicks - Mikrokosmos - Another time, this time, one time (vinyl LP)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Formed in 2016 as the collaborative platform of composer Justin Hicks and artist Steffani Jemison, Mikrokosmos mines the history of Black music. This ongoing project has manifested in many forms: workshop, study session, concert, listening session, book, prompt, score. “Another time, this time, one time,” the first Mikrokosmos LP, uses Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson's “We Almost Lost Detroit” (1977) as the raw material for R&B songwriting.
Catherine Christer Hennix - Karlheinz Stockhausen - Unbegrenzt – Aus den sieben Tagen / Unlimited – From the Seven Days (vinyl LP)
Blank Forms
restocking in progress
currently out of stock
C.C. Hennix realizes Karlheinz Stockhausen's famous “intuitive music” masterwork from the late Sixties.
Julien Rufié - À la ligne - Chansons d\'usine
Ici, d'ailleurs…
The musical adaptation of Joseph Ponthus' eponymous book by Michel Cloup (Diabologum), Pascal Bouaziz (Mendelson, Bruit Noir) and Julien Rufié (Michel Cloup Duo), between rock, reading, chanson and electronics.
 Geins\'t Naït & Laurent Petitgand - Like this Maybe or This (vinyl LP)
Ici, d'ailleurs… - Mind Travels (records)
The new opus in the "Mind Travels" series is a fully accomplished symbiosis between the industrial and experimental tones of Geins't Naït and the celestial melodies of Laurent Petitgand, who refine and polish their sounds to build a fascinating, poetic and melancholic narrative.
 Gesellschaft Zur Emanzipation Des Samples - Anthology of American Pop Music (vinyl LP)
Faitiche
Six great pop standards remembered: five pop songs are dissected by the duo of Helmut Schmidt and Jan Jelinek's sampler, stretched, compressed, and re-collaged. In this way, their identity is lost. What remains is a vague concreteness: flashes of déjà vu and remote echoes that evoke the original.
Taylor Deupree - Balance (vinyl LP)
Keplar
The album “Balance” by Frank Bretschneider & Taylor Deupree was originally released in 2002 by Mille Plateaux on CD only. The 9 tracks are a perfect example for the aesthetics to arise within the Click & Cuts scene and (ambient-)glitch music movement of the late 1990s and early 2000s.
Ned Lagin - Seastones - Set 4 and Set 5 (vinyl LP)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Originally released by the Grateful Dead's Round Records in 1975, Ned Lagin's Seastones is a pioneering electronic composition interweaving metaphors from nature, science, art and music and the origins of music.
Lisa Lerkenfeldt - Collagen - Music for three combs (vinyl LP)
Shelter Press - Records
The most complete and complex manifestation of Australian composer Lisa Lerkenfeldt's craft to date.
 Palo Alto - Difference and Repetition - A Musical Evocation Of Gilles Deleuze (2 vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
Palo Alto pays tribute to Gilles Deleuze in a dazzling, radical and political concept album (featuring Richard Pinhas, Thierry Zaboitzeff of Art Zoyd, Alain Damasio and Rhys Chatham).
Nicolas Horvath - The Fall - Dennis Johnson\'s November Deconstructed (2 vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
A deconstruction of Dennis Johnson's November by legendary artist Lustmord and renowned classical pianist Nicolas Horvath.
Robbie Shakespeare - 500 Push-Up (vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
The meeting of Vladislav Delay's electronics and Sly and Robbie's Jamaican rhythm section.
Éric La Casa - Installations (book / CD)
Swarming
Stereophonic versions based on the recordings and mixes used for the 4 sound installations, made in-situ between 2005 and 2016 (with Jean-Luc Guionnet, Arnau Horta, Seijiro Murayama and Michaële-Andréa Schatt).
Gilles Coudert - Quand l\'art tisse la ville (DVD)
original version, English / French subtitles
a.p.r.e.s editions - Documents & Video Works (DVD)
Gilles Coudert's film, narrated by Charles Berling, stages a dialogue between contemporary creation and heritage on the occasion of Traversées, a cultural event organized in Poitiers, with Korean artist Kimsooja as guest of honor.
Tomoko Sauvage - Fischgeist (vinyl LP)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
The third solo album by Paris-based Japanese experimental musician and sound artist Tomoko Sauvage, recorded in a former water tank in Berlin, a building with a special architecture and acoustics.
Frog
texts in English and French
Frog
A dozen of exhibition reviews (Sylvie Fleury, Martin Kippenberger, Christian Boltanski & Bernard Frize...), 8 interviews (Giusto Van Campenhout, Andrew Power, Virgil Abloh, Sean Landers, Richard Kennedy, Saadane Afif, conversation between Jordan Wolfson & Bjarne Melgaard......), 8 exhibitions, places and collections in pictures(Shara Hughes, Bruno Serralongue photographed by himself, Thomas Bernhard's house, the Gaby and Wilhelm Schürmann Collection...), some artists special projects, and the chronicles.
Valentin Husson - L\'Écologique de l’Histoire
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
Valentin Husson overturns the traditional hierarchy between being and having, rehabilitating the latter as an ecological imperative, in order to rethink our relationship to the environment, in an innovative re-reading of the history of philosophy.
Neil McWilliam - L\'esthétique de la réaction - Tradition, foi, identité et l\'art français (1900-1914)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A study that explores the complex relationship between nationalism, traditionalism and the critique of modern culture in France in the decades preceding the First World War.
Lucia Piccioni - Art et fascisme - Peindre l\'italianité (1922-1943)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A reconstruction of the vast network of images and texts that give shape to Italian fascist totalitarianism.
Thierry Fontaine - A-t-on déjà vu un nomade pressé ? - Évolution, hasard, hybridation, métissage
French edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
An encounter between Gilles Clément, botanist, landscape gardener and writer, and Thierry Fontaine, photographer, both globetrotters and fascinated by the evolution of living things and mutant landscapes.
Martin Cothren - Tu sais où je suis et je sais où tu es
French edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
The encounter between international artist Gary Hill and Martin Cothren, an Amerindian fisherman from the Yakama reserve, thrown in prison and died homeless shortly after his release: conceived by Gary Hill, this singular book alternates the story of their common history over twenty years, touching and tragic (an opportunity for Hill to look back on his own trajectory) and Cothren's letters, interspersed with his extraordinary naive drawings.
Raoul Ruiz - Un aviateur de neuf ans
French edition
Dis Voir - Cinema – Fictions
An unpublished tale by Raoul Ruiz.
Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance -
French edition
Dis Voir - Design
First monograph on French designer Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance, whose practice, deeply rooted in natural forms and fine craftsmanship, ranges from objects or furniture design to architecture working for majors industry leaders, as well as many private projects.
Abigail Lang - La conversation transatlantique - Les échanges franco-américains en poésie depuis 1968
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Fundamental
The fertile exchanges between French and American poetry since 1968.
Liliane Giraudon - Sade épouse Sade
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
An essay on the love relationship between Sade and Renée Pélagie, his wife, followed by an anthology of letters from Sade to Renée Pélagie.
Amandine André - Anatomique comme
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
From Pantin to Paris-North Station, via "somewhere in Latin America": an implosive writing for a mapping of violence. Both a poetic document and a choreographer's notebook.
Alain Frontier - Du mauvais père
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Fabienne Létang - Chambre froide
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
A series of photographic performances by Fabienne Létang, confined to her studio, with texts by Liliane Giraudon, Amandine André and A.C. Hello.
Benoît Toqué - Habiter Outre
French edition
Supernova - Books
A collection of narrative texts articulated around the narrowness of a Parisian dwelling and the daily life of its occupant.
Pierre Escot - Spermogramme
French edition
Supernova - Books
The first book written by Pierre Escot at the beginning of the 1980s, never published before, intertwines several stories in poetic and narrative fragments.
Antonin Veyrac - Basalte et Javel
French edition
Supernova - Books
Collection of poems.
Octave Mirbeau - Un homme sensible / Pièce pour Un homme sensible (+ CD)
French edition
Lenka lente
In Un homme sensible, Octave Mirbeau tells the story of a murderer who, in the name of world harmony, is determined to rid the world of "all organisms unfit for a strong and harmonious life". This inspired Nurse With Wound, which, as an illustration, gives us here a new piece of unpublished music.
Maxine Gordon - Dexter Gordon - Sophisticated Giant
French edition
Lenka lente
Sophisticated Giant presents the life and legacy of tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (1923–1990), one of the major innovators of modern jazz. In a context of biography, history, and memoir, Maxine Gordon has completed the book that her late husband began, weaving his "solo" turns with her voice and a chorus of voices from past and present.
Olivier Mosset -
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
An extensive overview of Olivier Mosset's six-decade painting practice.
Ahmed Bouanani - La Septième Porte - Une histoire du cinéma au Maroc de 1907 à 1986
French edition
Kulte Editions
Ahmed Bouanani's book on the history of Moroccan cinema from 1907 to 1986, published for the first time 33 years after it was written: a hybrid text with prodigious inspiration.
Identités du transitoire
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
ENSAD Nancy (Nancy National School of Art and Design)
The dimension of the transitory in the fields of architecture, urbanism and design, as a new horizon of thought and action concerning all aspects of urban life, in its economic and ecological complexity.
Couleur et soin
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
ENSAD Nancy (Nancy National School of Art and Design)
For the past ten years or so, several hospitals, art and design schools, social science researchers and design agencies have been mobilizing around the notion of care, a concept derived from American féminist philosophy. This publication aims to explore the place of color in this concept of care.
Exercice(s) d\'architecture
French edition
Exercice(s) d'architecture
ENSAB (Brittany National College of Architecture) - Exercice(s) d'architecture
The ninth issue of the journal of the École Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Bretagne proposes to update the debate on the autonomy of architecture.
Jure-moi de jouer - Galerie Chantal Crousel
French edition
Is-Land
Published on the occasion of the forty-year anniversary of Chantal Crousel Gallery, this extensive publication (more than 700 pages) traces the history of the gallery, a major actor on the contemporary art scene, in France and abroad.
Art et mathématiques - Modélisations mathématiques et transformations artistiques des données du réel
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
Since 2015, Yann Toma and Antoine Mandel have been bringing artists and mathematicians together at the Sorbonne. From these encounters between the two extremes of the conceptual were born the texts presented here which highlight new forms of creation, representation and action on the real.
Laurent Le Deunff - L\'incroyable
French edition
L'Incroyable - Books
An illustrated portrait of Laurent Le Deunff through interviews with various personalities, artists, filmmaker, philosopher and art critics.
Vikhi Vahavek - Biographie d\'une artiste très professionnelle
French edition
Les commissaires anonymes
This biography of a fictitious artist constitutes a critical analysis of the professionalization of arts education as well as a support for reflection in favor of the socio-economic responsibilities of artistic practices.
Faye Wei Wei - Hooker\'s Green Lake
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Editions Lutanie
A series of recent a href="index_theme.php?id=22&menu=4">drawings by London-based artist Faye Wei Wei.
Ahmed Cherkaoui - Entre modernité et enracinement
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
Reference monograph.
Nassim Azarzar - Il n\'y a plus rien à voir
French edition
Kulte Editions
A protean project embracing a reflection around the photographic medium and modes of understanding the world (artist's book).
Colloque Vues & Données - De la prise de vue à l\'épreuve de la donnée comme histoire matérielle de l\'image
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A history of the concept of data.
La Tranchée Racine weekly
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La Tranchée Racine
United Dead Artists
La Tranchée Racine becomes weekly for 42 issues on the occasion of Stéphane Blanquet's exhibition at the Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, from September 2020 to July 2021: a crazy project that intends to constitute a vast panel of art brut, contemporary art and drawing at the rate of one issue per week for almost a year...
La Tranchée Racine weekly - La “S” Grand Atelier Special Issue
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La Tranchée Racine
United Dead Artists
La Tranchée Racine becomes weekly for 42 issues on the occasion of Stéphane Blanquet's exhibition at the Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, from September 2020 to July 2021: a crazy project that intends to constitute a vast panel of art brut, contemporary art and drawing at the rate of one issue per week for almost a year...
La Tranchée Racine weekly
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La Tranchée Racine
United Dead Artists
La Tranchée Racine becomes weekly for 42 issues on the occasion of Stéphane Blanquet's exhibition at the Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, from September 2020 to July 2021: a crazy project that intends to constitute a vast panel of art brut, contemporary art and drawing at the rate of one issue per week for almost a year...
Revue & Corrigée
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
Black Sifichi, Radio renversé by Elena Biserna & Carole Rieussec, Asmaa Azaizeh, Diamanda Galás, De l'utilisation de la musique sur les ondes by Jérôme Noetinger & Alphonsine Houëves, Cornelius Cardewby Matthieu Saladin, Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris, Akira Sakata, Le conservatisme musical (et la musique à venir ?) by Kasper T. Toeplitz...
Mouvement
French edition
Mouvement
Pedro Costa; can we collect looted works in Africa?; investigating drugs in dance; tracking down the invisible with Siberian shamans; Angela Gulbenkian...
Inter - Exercices de décontamination
French edition
Inter, art actuel
Intervention - Inter, art actuel
New performative activities in the age of lockdown.
Jean-Paul Fourmentraux - antiDATA – La désobéissance numérique - Art et hacktivisme technocritique
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Perceptions
An analysis of the technocritical acts and strategies by artists, hackers and activists in the (post-)digital age.
Emmanuel Hocquard - La poésie mode d\'emploi
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Fundamental
This volume focuses on all of Emmanuel Hocquard's activities, in order to highlight his importance, and to situate him in a history of contemporary poetry in which he was one of the main protagonists.
Alessandro Bosetti - Thèses/Voix
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Misceallenous
A collection of texts by Alessandro Bosetti, between theory, poetry and score, all of which breathe in concert with a series of sound projects and often focus on the voice from different angles and perspectives.
Anne Bénichou - Rejouer le vivant - Les reenactments, des pratiques culturelles et artistiques (in)actuelles
French edition
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts – Miscellaneous
Emmanuel Pernoud - Le serviteur inspiré - Portrait de l\'artiste en travailleur de l\'ombre
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
An investigation into artistic reproduction and the role of the engravers in the shadows who made prints signed by others, questioning the relationships of domination and subordination in creation.
Brigitte Gilardet - Paroles de commissaires - Histoires. Institutions. Pratiques
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A survey of the history of temporary exhibitions in France, through a series of interviews with 38 curators.
David Lemaire - Les hauteurs difficiles - Peintures religieuse d\'Eugène Delacroix
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
Why does a painter like Delacroix paint so many religious subjects?
Hervé Bauer - Manière noire
French edition
Hippocampe - Books
Each of the stories that make up this collection of narratives has as its starting point a phrase that must be taken literally, in its literal sense. The writing then develops its poetic and imaginary potentialities.
Ronan Bouroullec - Crayon-Pinceau
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Nieves
A small selection of Ronan Bouroullec's recent drawing.
Frédéric Bruly Bouabré - Paris la Consciencieuse : Paris la Guideuse du monde
French edition
Empire - Books
The unpublished story, reproduced in facsimile, of the journey to Paris of Frédéric Bruly Bouabré (1923-2014), Ivorian poet and artist, "prophet", creator and inventor of the Bété alphabet, who writes a "report" of his encounter with the Western world on his return from the opening of the mythical exhibition "Magiciens de la Terre".
Cahiers Charles Fourier - Le parti du soleil : Charles Fourier, mille pensées pour l\'écologie
French edition
Cahiers Charles Fourier
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – Charles Fourier review
Charles Fourier and ecology.
Michèle Métail - Mono-multi-logues - Hors-textes & Publications orales (1973-2019)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
This book gathers the texts (rare or unpublished) conceived as scores of Michèle Métail's oral publications since 1973.
Julien Blaine - La cinquième feuille - Aux sources de l\'écrire et du dire
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Stefan Marx - Max, Maria, Andi & Co. - A giant circular painting
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Nieves
A series of drawings revisiting the history, the landscapes and the fantasy of Tyrol in Austria (leporello).
Rafael Pérez - Centro de la tierra - Multicolor y cambiante
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Nieves
Rafael Pérez' sketchbook presented in this publication was created in his studio in December 1992 in Dielsdorf, Zurich, as a Christmas present for his wife Ursula. Only minor alterations to the pagination, size and dedication have been made.
Ingo Giezendanner - Sloppy Sleep
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Nieves
A series of drawings made in Paris with felt pen in small notebooks. The hours-long work on the drawings, which are all made right on the spot, displaces Giezendanner into meditation and lets him perceive the urban space in different ways.
Nigel Peake - Spring / Summer + Autumn / Winter (2 volume set)
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Nieves
Nigel Peake's drawings for Japanese distillery Mitosaya.
Caro Niederer - Round Midnight
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Nieves
A series of still lifes and interior scenes by the Swiss artist.
Cyril Galmiche - ●
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Lendroit éditions
111 drawings from an ongoing project that aims at pushing the circular shape to its ultimate limits, exploring the hypnotic dimension of geometry. (artist's book).
Déborder la négritude - Arts, politique et société à Dakar
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
A collective analysis of the emergence of the “contemporary” and the transnational and transhistorical logics at work in artistic practices in Dakar in response to questions raised by globalization since the Independances, opening up new territories for sociological, economic, political and aesthetic investigations.
Maureen Murphy - De l\'imaginaire au musée - Les arts d\'Afrique à Paris et à New York (1931 à nos jours)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
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.
OpticalSound
French edition
OpticalSound
Optical Sound
Jean-Baptiste Farkas; Nathalie Leleu; RYBN; Laura Kopf; Marianne Derrien; Dorothée Deyries-Henry; Guillaume Aubry; Étienne Charry par Hervé Zénouda; Maxime Ansiau; Carole Douillard, Amelia Jones, Suzanne Lacy & Barbara T. Smith; Éric Degoutte; Jérôme Grivel; Vaughan Oliver; Alain Bergala; Gwendoline Samidoust; Yann Ricordel; Emma Briant; Olivier Mosset...
Frank Kofsky - Conversation
French edition
Lenka lente
First French translation of the famous 1966 interview with the American saxophonist by writer and jazz specialist Frank Kofsky.
Sarah Kéryna - Le reste c\'est la suite
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Marco Boubille - Ordre aléatoire des images
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Marco Boubille makes speak the images of Photomaton that he picks up in the streets and collects, in a long serial poem.
Ma Desheng - Handicapé ; Bien ?!?!?! - Épisode 1
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Fragments of the total poetry of the Franco-Chinese poet, performer and artist, an emblematic figure of the Chinese artistic and cultural resistance.
Ma Desheng - Handicapé ; Bien ?!?!?! - Épisode 2
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
99 photo-poems by the Franco-Chinese poet, performer and artist, an emblematic figure of Chinese artistic and cultural resistance.
Celebrity Cafe
French edition
Celebrity Cafe
Experimental poetry, historical avant-garde, contemporary music, dance, visual arts, intermedia.
Peinture : obsolescence déprogrammée - La peinture dans l’environnement numérique
French edition
MASC (Musée de l'Abbaye Sainte-Croix)
The current state and future of painting in the digital age.
Patrick Drevet - Quand la ville se tait - Chronique d\'une sidération, mars-juin 2020
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
The “chronicle of a sideration” written during the lockdown between March and June 2020, accompanied by a textual contribution by Julien Coupat et alii.
Jean-François Pauvros - Le Martien / Allo maman (+ CD)
French edition
Lenka lente
Charles Pennequin is an unconventional poet who tells us here the sidereal aggression of a Martian who has not yet cut the cord. On the CD contained in the book, he interprets his text three times: twice in the company of the guitarist Jean-François Pauvros, and another time alone, but with a megaphone.
Denis-Constant Martin - Plus que de la musique... - Musiques, sociétés et politique, Caraïbes, États-Unis, Afrique du Sud
French edition
Mélanie Seteun - Music and Society (books)
An essential anthology of studies on music as it is played and lived throughout the world, from France to the United States via South Africa, which underlines Denis-Constant Martin's crucial role in the sociology of popular music. His works, which since the 1970s have questioned recorded and mediatized music by going beyond established musical categories, are striking in their contemporaneity.
Puissance du végétal et cinéma animiste - La vitalité révélée par la technique
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
A collective and transdisciplinary study of the representation of plants and their powers to reflect on the question of animation, cinema, photography and, more broadly, image, in the Anthropocene era and in the context of the "vegetal turn" at work in the human sciences as well as in contemporary art.
La vie sociale des choses - Les marchandises dans une perspective culturelle
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
Examining how things are sold and exchanged within diverse cultural environments, past and present through a collection of contributions by social anthropologists and historians, this book builds a bridge between social history, cultural anthropology and economics and marks a major step in our understanding of the cultural foundations of economic life and the sociology of culture.
Michael Schmidt - Photographies 1965-2014
French edition
Jeu de Paume - Monographs
The first major monograph dedicated to Michael Schmidt (1945-2014), a central figure in contemporary German photography.
Arkhè
French edition
Les presses du réel – Architecture
The collection of works by artists related to architecture and architectural projects of the Frac Centre-Val de Loire, as story of the origins: a rereading of the foundations on which architectural experimentation has been built since the beginning of the 1950s.
Bernard Vouilloux - Gisèle Vienne - Plateaux fantasmatiques
French edition
Shelter Press - Books
An essay on the singular universe of the director, scenographer, choreographer, puppeteer and visual artist Gisèle Vienne.
François J. Bonnet - La musique à venir
French edition
Shelter Press - Books
A manifesto for possible future music.
Émilie Notéris - Alma Matériau
French edition
Paraguay Press
Émilie Notéris focuses her analysis on artworks created by women in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, in a book that is at once literary, aesthetic and political.
Paolo Gioli - Impressions sauvages
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Retrospective monograph of the photographer and filmmaker Paolo Gioli, an active member of the Italian avant-garde of the 1970s: an overview of his work, with a dozen essays, an interview and the artist's writings.
Hans Hartung - Hans Hartung et l\'abstraction - « Réalité autre, mais réalité quand même »
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
Fondation Hartung Bergman
Drawing on extensive documentation and unpublished sources, this collective publication proposes an ambitious re-examination of Hans Hartung's prolific work and eventful personal trajectory as an actor in a broader history of abstraction, which also provides a fertile matrix for many other reflections on twentieth-century art.
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