Editions du Griffon

Intimately linked to Vasarely and to the great geometric abstraction artists of the second half of the twentieth century, the editions of the Griffon reactivate a catalog of legendary books, long unavailable, except in limited circles, and now out of the archives, intact.
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Till Rabus - Paintings - 2011-2021
2022
bilingual edition (English / French)
First monograph of the Swiss artist Till Rabus, who creates phantasmagorical subjects from everyday objects and waste of our society before translating them on hyperrealistic canvases, in stagings taking up aesthetic codes of the history of painting and Baroque.
Anne-Françoise Schmid - Topographie discrète - Scénario pour un texte sans dimensions
2021
French edition
The meeting between the artist and the philosopher, working together to create a common space.
Olivier Mosset -
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Olivier Mosset's reference monograph offers a complete panorama of the work of one of the central figures in post-war abstract painting, and a pivotal reference for generations of European and American painters, covering six decades of practice, from the first experiments to the monumental recent works.
Frédéric Acquaviva - Isidore Isou
2019
French edition
Reference monograph.
Maria Bonomi - La dialectique
2016
French edition
The illustrated chronicle of the personal and aesthetic journey of Brazilian artist Maria Bonomi (reference monograph).
Maria Bonomi - La dialectique - Limited edition
2016
French edition
Reference monograph: the illustrated chronicle of the personal and aesthetic journey of Brazilian artist Maria Bonomi, with an original xylograph, numbered and signed, entitled The Key.
Martial Raysse - « Peindre comme toujours… » - De l\'épopée picturale de Martial Raysse
2016
French edition
Martial Raysse's reference monograph: a comprehensive, luxurious and lavishly illustrated publication recounting Raysse's multiple pictorial metamorphosis since 1957.
Martial Raysse - « Peindre comme toujours… » - De l\'épopée picturale de Martial Raysse – Limited edition
2016
Martial Raysse's reference monograph, with an original lithograph, numbered and signed.
Arthur Luiz Piza -
2014
trilingual edition (English / French / Portuguese)
Reference monograph.
Arthur Luiz Piza - Limited edition
2014
trilingual edition (English / French / Portuguese)
Reference monograph, with an original engraving, numbered and signed.
Victor Vasarely - Les Vasarelyptiques - Volume 3
2013
French edition
The ultimate original portfolios conceived by Vasarely himself—some high quality prints made in 1977—and a set of original documents (1954-2013), gathered in an exclusive and luxurious box whose design falls within the vein of the artist's work.
Lourdes Castro - Album de naissance
2013
Artist's book conceived as a family album with prints of drop shadows, produced by Lourdes Castro in 1972. The second edition features 17 plates of silksreen prints, collages, and photographs, numbered and signed.
Yves Dana -
1988
French edition
98.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph.
Marcel Joray - Le béton dans l\'art contemporain / Concrete In Contemporary Art / Beton in Der Zeitgenössischen Kunst - Vol. 2
1987
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
98.00 68.00 €
The use of concrete in visual arts, from 1976 to 1987.
Gunther Gerzso -
1983
trilingual edition (English / Spanish / French)
106.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph edited by the artist, with introductions by Octavio Paz and John Golding.
Attilio Pierelli -
1983
bilingual edition (English / German)
73.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with introductions by Marcel Joray, Giuseppe Arcidiacono, and a text by the artist.
Attilio Pierelli -
1983
bilingual edition (French / Italian)
73.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with introductions by Marcel Joray, Giuseppe Arcidiacono, and a text by the artist.
Marcel Joray - Le béton dans l\'art contemporain / Concrete In Contemporary Art / Beton in Der Zeitgenössischen Kunst - Vol. 1
1977
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
98.00 68.00 €
The use of concrete in visual arts, until the late 1970s.
Marcel Joray - Vasarely
1976
English edition
15.00 5.00 €
Pocketbook.
Marcel Joray - Vasarely
1976
Spanish edition
15.00 5.00 €
Pocketbook.
Marcel Joray - Vasarely
1976
Portuguese edition
15.00 5.00 €
Pocketbook.
Walter M. Förderer - Architecture – Sculpture / Architektur – Skulptur
1975
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
98.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Max Bächer and texts by the artist and architect.
Victor Vasarely - Volume 3
1974
English edition
(last copies available!)
146.00 120.00 €
Third volume of the great reference monograph conceived and designed by the artist, illustrating Vasarely's oeuvre from 1929 to 1974.
Nadir Afonso - The Mechanisms of Artistic Creation
1970
English edition
65.00 48.00 €
Reference monograph, with an essay by Nadir Afonso.
Victor Vasarely - Volume 2
1970
English edition
146.00 120.00 €
Second volume of the great reference monograph conceived and designed by the artist.
Nadir Afonso - Les mécanismes de la création artistique
1970
French edition
65.00 48.00 €
Reference monograph, with an essay by Nadir Afonso.
Moshé Castel -
1968
English edition
78.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Michel Tapié de Celeyrant and an essay by Howard Morley Sachar.
Michel Ragon - The Aesthetics of Contemporary Architecture
1968
English edition
63.00 48.00 €
Moshé Castel -
1968
French edition
78.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Michel Tapié de Celeyrant and an essay by Howard Morley Sachar.
Moshé Castel -
1968
German edition
78.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Michel Tapié de Celeyrant and an essay by Howard Morley Sachar.
Marino di Teana -
1967
English edition
98.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Jean Clay and photographs by Pierre Joly and Vera Cardot.
Sigismond Kolos-Vary -
1967
English edition
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Marcel Brion.
Marino di Teana -
1967
German edition
98.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Jean Clay and photographs by Pierre Joly and Vera Cardot.
Marino di Teana -
1967
French edition
(last copies available!)
98.00 68.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Jean Clay and photographs by Pierre Joly and Vera Cardot.
Sigismond Kolos-Vary -
1967
French edition
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Marcel Brion.
Sigismond Kolos-Vary -
1967
German edition
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Marcel Brion.
Sigismond Kolos-Vary - Limited edition
1967
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Marcel Brion, and with an original engraving from 1966, numbered and signed.
Walter Kern -
1966
Original lithograph on paper, numbered and signed by the artist.
Hans Richter -
1965
English edition
68.00 48.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Herbert Read and autobiographical texts by the artist.
Hans Richter -
1965
French edition
68.00 48.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Herbert Read and autobiographical texts by the artist.
Hans Richter -
1965
German edition
68.00 48.00 €
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Herbert Read and autobiographical texts by the artist.
Nicolas Schöffer -
1963
English edition
The legendary reference monograph, with the musical piece Spatiodynamisme by Pierre Henry on a 45RPM vinyl record.
Pietro Consagra -
1962
bilingual edition (English / German)
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Giulio Carlo Argan.
Yaacov Agam -
1962
German edition
Reference monograph, with texts, sketches, and scores by the artistes, and some musical exemples on a 45RPM vinyl record included.
Pietro Consagra -
1962
bilingual edition (French / Italian)
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Giulio Carlo Argan.
Antoine Pevsner -
1961
English edition
Reference monograph, with introductions by Pierre Peissi and Carola Giedion-Welcker.
Fritz Wotruba -
1961
English edition
Reference monograph, with an introduction by Friedrich Heer and the transcriton of Fritz Wotruba's personal diaries.
Antoine Pevsner -
1961
French edition
Reference monograph, with introductions by Pierre Peissi and Carola Giedion-Welcker.
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