Hippocampe

Hippocampe brings together three complementary ventures: a biannual journal (arts, ideas, literature), a critical review of cultural news, and a literary publishing house.
 
Lyon
 
30 titles
Collections :
 
Maxime Duveau - Renwal - Récit de Didier Balducci
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
forthcoming
A series of drawings that retrace a trip to California, where the multiplied and labyrinthine architecture invites the visitor to wander between reality and fiction.
Maria Kakogianni - Ivre décor
2020
French edition
Six short stories by Maria Kakogianni, between literary fiction and philosophy.
Zsuzsanna Gahse - Cubes danubiens
2019
French edition
Alain Jugnon - La Pensée à fleur du désastre (Beck, Curnier, Surya)
2019
French edition
An essay on Philippe Beck, Jean-Paul Curnier and Michel Surya.
Alexandre Mare - Constellations - Textes, matières, images
2019
French edition
An anthology of critical texts and essays on art and literature written and published by Alexandre Mare during the last ten years: Proust, Man Ray, Oppenheim and Crevel; Bataille, Rivière, Oates and Guyotat; Mallet-Stevens and Breuer; Schulz and von Stroheim; Mansour, Hugnet, Caillois and Duprat; Pynchon, Exley, Robbins, Huncke and Kerouac&hellip
Stéphane Marte - L\'Après-midi des après-midi
2019
French edition
A novel.
Thomas Baumgartner - L\'Hypothèse du baobab - Notes sur la radio
2019
French edition
Notes on the radio.
Baptiste Gaillard - Bonsaï
2018
French edition
A collection of experimental poetry.
Charles Le Hyaric - Enlacer l\'éternité
2018
French edition
This publication is the first in a series of books dedicated to the exhibitions at the Fondation Salomon in Annecy, France. It examines the work of French artist Charles Le Hyaric with an essay by art historian and critic Ann Hindry.
Perrine Le Querrec - Bacon le cannibale
2018
French edition
A poetic portrait of Francis Bacon, inspired by the artist's own archives.
Lilian Auzas - Anita
2018
French edition
Fictionalized biography of Anita Berber, the sulphurous expressionist icon, dancer, actress, and muse.
Hippocampe
2018
French edition
Alain Freudiger on Max Frisch, Camille Paulhan on Jérémie Bennequin, Estefanía Peñafiel Loaiza et Marianne Mispelaëre, Warren Lambert, Erik Bullot on Michael Snow, Sylvie Lagnier on Jean-Marie Pontévia, Jacques Sicard, Denise Le Dantec, Julio Ramon Ribeyro, Stéphane Marte, Baptiste Gaillard, Fabien Clouette & Quentin Leclerc ; dossier “The Skin” (Caroline Parietti, Heidi Bucher, Kazumichi Hashimoto, Jacques Roman, Christine Bergé, David Collin), Jean-Guy Coulange, Philippe Baudouin...
Alain Garlan - L\'Attrait des leurres
2018
French edition
This first novel tells the story of performing art producers who travel around the world looking for new artists. The protagonists will be confronted with the realities of globalization, its promises, its violence and its lures. An enlightening reflection on the role and limits of creation in the transformation of the world.
Christian Rosset - Les voiles de Sainte-Marthe - Micro-récits et notes d\'Atelier
2018
French edition
Autobiographical fiction telling forty years of radio creation.
Jean-Guy Coulange - La Traversée (du paysage) – Sonore, écriture, photographie
2018
French edition
This publication is a literary narrative depicting radio projects on the landscape of French rivers Somme and Rance. It includes notes documenting the making of the two radio plays, as well as a series of 23 photographs.
David Collin - Vers les confins - Voyages, dérives, épiphanies
2018
French edition
A collection of texts gathering stories of journeys across Asia and literary reflections on travel.
Gilbert Lascault - Saveurs imprévues et secrètes - Une anthologie de textes sur l\'art
2017
French edition
Collection of texts (1968-1994) by French art critic Gilbert Lascault.
Bruno Carbonnet - Cloaque
2017
French edition
This narrative intertwines text and image to reflect on the sinking of the Sewol ferry in April 2014 on the Korean peninsula. At the heart of this tragic story lies the controversial personality of Yoo Byung-eun, an evangelical pastor, guru, patron and photographer.
Jean-Claude Hauc - Miscellanées casanoviennes
2017
French edition
A literary portrait of Giacomo Casanova.
Alain Garlan - Rois de la forêt - Mythologie et rites d\'une tribu de l\'underground des années 1980
2017
French edition
In the intimacy of France's 1980s underground: the life and time of art collective Frigo.