Incertain Sens

Incertain Sens editions publish artists' books with the aim of supporting the presence of the artist's book, as a real alternative medium, in the publishing and artistic culture, and to stimulate the research in aesthetics, literature and history of artists' books.
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Matthieu Saladin - La Popularité des conflits
2019
French edition
Artist's book.
 Lefevre Jean Claude - LJC Notations 1977-2007
2019
French edition
An extensive investigation on art conducted for thirty years by an artist for whom the archives constitute an artistic material in its own right.
Denis Briand - Géographe inscrit
2018
French edition
This artist's book presents a collection of parking tickets from a private hospital in which the artist was admitted. The tickets are colored with the help of a color chart created from photographs of morning skies and of flowers his sister brought him.
Éric Watier - Tout l\'inventaire des destructions
2018
French edition
Nearly 20 years after the publication of his first inventory, Éric Watier has collected 100 new examples of artworks deliberately destroyed by their creators. This new edition combines 200 destruction cases in one volume.
Jérôme Dupeyrat - Entretiens - Perspectives contemporaines sur les publications d\'artistes
2018
French edition
Contemporary perspectives on artists' publications twenty-three interviews with twenty-five artists who make publishing an artistic practice).
 Bureau d\'investigation photographique - Kyrielle
2017
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This leporello is the result of a collective photographic stream of consciousness based on a project lead by the Bureau d'investigation photographique: In random order, each member of the group opts for an image to which the following member answers by association and according to his own subjectivity.
Stéphane Le Mercier - Quatre motifs pour coudières et genouillères
2017
French edition
A series of four geometrical and minimalist patterns drawn in red, blue, and black, inspired by a cognitive ability test, a quote from Guy Debord and the publications of Fluxus artist Emmett Williams. This artist's book is printed on light paper sheets so the patterns can be traced and used as a decoration for elbow pads and knee pads.
Philippe Cazal - Retour en avant
2017
French edition
Eight slogans from the May 68 events in France, in duplex printing (artist's book).
Sans niveau ni mètre - Collection – 10 ans du Journal du Cabinet du livre d\'artiste – 2007-2017 (coffret)
2017
French edition
10th anniversary box set gathering the complete collection of Sans niveau ni mètre (43 issues), the newspaper dedicated to the exhibitions showcased at Le Cabinet du livre d'artiste, a French-based space dedicated to artist's books since 2007.
Leszek Brogowski - Editer l\'art - Le livre d\'artiste et l\'histoire du livre
2016
French edition
Artist's books and book history (new edition).
Cédric Mazet Zaccardelli - Livre blanc - Propédeutique
2016
French edition
Artist's book (photographs and texts).
Philippe Cazal - Semaine fermée
2016
French edition
Reprint of the multiple produced by Philippe Cazal in 1972.
Bernard Villers - Les Éditions du Nouveau Remorqueur - Catalogue raisonné
2016
French edition
The catalogue raisonné of the artist's books published by Bernard Villers's publishing house Le Nouveau Remorqueur (2003-2015).
Ben Kinmont - Open by Chance & Appointment
2016
English edition
An historical account of Ben Kinmont's bookstore, from the structure's origin, the events and publications it has generated. Kinmont also demonstrates how this activity has contributed to his independence as an artist vis-à-vis the commercial art circuit.
Anne Heyvaert - Plis Page
2015
French edition
Artist's book.
E Il Topo
2015
texts in English and French
Artist's magazine.
Marie Boivent - La revue d\'artiste - Enjeux et spécificités d\'une pratique artistique
2015
French edition
An analysis of the implications, challenges and specificities of the artist's magazines, as an artistic practice.
Bernard Villers - Left Right
2015
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Artist's edition (two-fold brochure).
Bernard Peschet - Carnet n° 5 [05.01.08 - 02.06.09]
2014
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Artist's book (sketchbook).
Maurizio Nannucci - Bag Book Back
2014
English edition
Maurizio Nannucci documents, in the form of an artist's book, a collective action with his family and friends around the world, from Athens to Sydney through Beijing, that literally puts the art in question to better assert its omnipresence while providing a wide range of social interaction.
Dieter Roth - Die Kakausener Gemeine - Sonntagsbeigabe der Zeitung für Kakausen und Umgebung
2014
French edition
Reprint of Dieter Roth's artist's book published in 1968 in Stuttgart by Hansjörg Mayer.
Le livre d\'artiste : quels projets pour l\'art ?
2014
French edition
The social dimensions of artist's books.