MAMCO

Publications by the Museum of modern and contemporary art, Geneva.
 
Geneva
 
104 titles
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Andréas Kündig - Besognes pour visiteurs de musée (card game)
2019
French edition
A card game for young museum visitors imagined by cartoonist Andreas Kündig and the MAMCO.
Ecart - Genève 1969-1982
2019
French edition
John Armleder, Fluxus and the Ecart group.
Montage - Une anthologie (1913-2018)
2018
French edition
currently out of stock
An anthology of texts devoted to cinematographic editing (Eisenstein, Tarkovski, Bazin, Godard, Wiseman, van der Keuken, Deleuze, Agamben...), from the beginning of the 20th century to today.
Pascal Pinaud - Horizon mural - Dessins 1989-2017
2018
French edition
Pascal Pinaud's drawings and paper works.
Maria Stavrinaki - Le sujet et le milieu - Huit essais sur les avant-gardes allemandes
2018
French edition
Eight essays on the German avant-gardes (Hugo Ball, Max Beckmann, Marcel Breuer, Franz Marc, Merzbau, Expressionnism, Dada…).
Érik Bullot - Le film et son double - Boniment, ventriloquie, performativité
2017
French edition
An investigation on the performative future of cinema, followed by two studies on Lettrist's cinema and on the end of the projectionist.
Jean-Philippe Antoine - Farces et Attrapes - Inventer les images
2017
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
A collection of essays focusing on the notions of invention and image in art.
Serge Margel - L\'autonomie de l\'œuvre d\'art - Logique des surfaces et avant-gardes
2017
French edition
An historical and theoretical study of the surface in the Western avant-gardes of the twentieth century.
Marjolaine Lévy - Les modernologues - David Diao, Simon Starling, Josiah McElheny, Martin Boyce, Lucy Williams, Farah Atassi
2017
French edition
Modern art heritage in the works of six major contemporary artists (David Diao, Simon Starling, Josiah McElheny, Martin Boyce, Lucy Williams et Farah Atassi).
Michel Gauthier - Le temps des intermèdes - Franz Ackermann, Sarah Morris, Didier Marcel, Franck Scurti, Hugues Reip, Xavier Veilhan, Mathieu Mercier, Simon Starling, Bojan Šarčević, Paul Sietsema
2017
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
A collection of essays exploring the current contemporary art scene through the analysis of the works of ten artistic figures of the present days.
Anne Giffon-Selle - Les astronautes du dedans - L\'assemblage californien – 1950-1970
2017
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
An history of assemblage art in California from 1950 to 1970.
Yve-Alain Bois - La peinture comme modèle
2017
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
The first French translation of Yve-Alain Bois' reference study on modernism
Yvan Salomone - Evaporation - 2006-2017
2017
French edition
New monograph: a collection of 352 watercolors made since 2006 by the painter on the theme of industrial landscapes.
Mamco Genève - 1994-2016
2017
French edition
This book is the first compilation of the history of the Mamco; it offers a diachronic path through the institution's first 22 years of existence, from its foundation in 1994 up to 2016, and presents some one hundred exhibitions via illustrations, as well as a brief introductory text describing the characteristics and formats of the shows, and some of traces they have left in the collection (also available in English).
Claude Rutault - Dé-finitions/méthodes - 1973-2016
2016
French edition
Collection of 657 “definitions/methods”—the emblematic pictorial statements first created by Claude Rutault in 1973.
Jean-Louis Boissier - L\'écran comme mobile
2016
French edition
The Futures of Screen: an aesthetic and technical analysis.
Bernard Piffaretti - 1980-2016 - Reasonable catalog
2016
bilingual edition (English / French)
The first major monograph on Piffaretti: a journey through contemporary painting.
Thierry de Duve - Essais datés II - Adresses
2016
French edition
A second volume of essays by Thierry de Duve dedicated to the form of speech known as the address. Along with theoretical texts, the authors addresses prestigious interlocutors (Jacques-Alain Miller, Benjamin Buchloh, Marie-José Mondzain, Jean Clair, Jean-François Lyotard, Herman Parret, Mieke Bal, Daniel Arasse).
Robert Lebel - Le surréalisme comme essuie-glace, 1943-1984 - Œuvres complètes t. I
2016
French edition
A collection of texts by Robert Lebel on surrealism.
Max Schoendorff - Peintre avant tout - Entretien avec Jean-Paul Jungo, écrits, œuvres
2016
French edition
A portrait of painter Max Schoendorff through a long-lenght interview, a collection of writings and paintings, and a sketchbook.
Victor Burgin - Projectif - Essais sur l\'œuvre de Victor Burgin
2016
French edition
Essays about the work of Victor Burgin.
Victor Burgin - Scripts
2016
bilingual edition (English / French)
Since 1993 Victor Burgin has produced projection works, in video or digital form. These works, like all his production since the early 1970s, include a substantial textual component which this book offers for appreciation independently of the images.
Marnie Weber - The Day of Forevermore - Synopsis, Script, Storyboard
2016
bilingual edition (English / French)
A complete documentation on Marnie Weber's first feature film, a strange kind of carnival that emerges from the American cultural repressed.
David Lemaire - Alain Huck - La Symétrie du saule / The Symmetry of Willow
2015
bilingual edition (English / French)
This book offers several thematic gateways to Alain Huck's work showing the persistence of the same autobiographic, environmental, historic and linguistic issues in a variety of mediums.
Marie-Hélène Breuil - Claude Rutault - L\'Inventaire
2015
bilingual edition (English / French)
The story of an iconic work by Claude Rutault.