Diaphanes
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Dialogical Imaginations - Aisthesis as Social Perception and New Ideas of Humanism
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
A transdisciplinary reevaluation of the dialogical character of humanism.
Connect and Divide - The Practice Turn in Media Studies
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
The publication studies four aspects of the practice turn in media studies: Media history from a praxeological perspective, the practice turn in religion and media studies, the connecting and dividing lines of media theories concerning gender and post-colonial agencies, and a historical and theoretical examination of the current relationship of media theory and practice theory.
Alexander García Düttmann - What is Contemporary Art?
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
The heart of the political-aesthetic debate.
Antonin Artaud - Radio Works - 1946-48
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
The translated transcripts of two radio broadcasts by Artaud: To have done with the judgement of god (1947-48) and Madness and Black Magic (1946). Correspondences from that period are also included.
Antonin Artaud - Artaud the Mômo
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
English translation of Artaud le Mômo, edited in the spatial format Artaud intended, for the first time since its original edition in 1947. Includes eight original drawings by the French poet.
Minor cosmopolitan - Thinking art, politics, and the universe together otherwise
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
Rethinking cosmopolitanism without its exploitative grip through alternative traditions and practices of the cosmopolitan from across the globe.
Stephen Barber - The Projectionists - Eadweard Muybridge and the Future Projections of the Moving Image
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
This publication explores the pioneering role of 19th century photographer Eadweard Muybridge in the development of moving-image projection. The study also maps the exceptional influence of his experiments on contemporary world's visual form.
Christian Hänggi - Pynchon\'s Sound of Music
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
This monographic study catalogs, explores, and interprets the manifold manifestations of music in Thomas Pynchon's novels.
 Claire Fontaine - La grève humaine - Et l\'art de créer la liberté
2020
French edition
Diaphanes
An anthology of Claire Fontaine's texts.
Hannes Rickli - Natures of Data - A Discussion between Biology, History and Philosophy of Science and Art
2020
English edition
Diaphanes
A transdisciplinary discussion on the influence of computer-based technologies on the conditions of biological research.
Alexander García Düttmann - Qu\'est-ce que l\'art contemporain ?
2019
French edition
Diaphanes
The heart of the political-aesthetic debate.
After the Crisis - Contemporary States of Photography
2019
English edition
Diaphanes
A platform for discussions between some of today's leading artists, writers, theorists, curators, and historians aimed at questioning the very status of photography today.
Après la crise - États contemporains de la photographie
2019
French edition
Diaphanes
A platform for discussions between some of today's leading artists, writers, theorists, curators, and historians aimed at questioning the very status of photography today.
Between / Beyond / Hybrid - New Essays on Transdisciplinarity
2019
English edition
Diaphanes
Prominent voices of the debate on transdisciplinarity in a transdisciplinary manner.
Stephen Barber - Film\'s Ghosts - Tatsumi Hijikata\'s Butoh and the Transmutation of 1960s Japan
2019
English edition
Diaphanes
An essential book for readers engaged with film and performance, urban cultures and architecture, and Japan's experimental art and its histories.
Antonin Artaud - Artaud 1937 Apocalypse - Letters from Ireland
2019
English edition
Diaphanes
First English translation of Antonin Artaud's writings from his apocalyptic journey to Ireland in 1937.
Neolithic Childhood - Art in a False Present, c. 1930
2018
English edition
Diaphanes
Based on the writings of Carl Einstein, this comprehensive, richly illustrated reader examines how the artistic avant-gardes reacted to the multiple crises of European modernity around 1930. Structured around a glossary, the publication gathers commissioned essays, texts by Einstein, and documentation on the namesake exhibition.
Sebastian Egenhofer - Towards an Aesthetics of Production
2018
English edition
Diaphanes
Throughout the twentieth century, critical art history often chose to ally itself with a restrictive brand of formalism. Therefore, critical analyses regularly reduced the artwork to its material and its social use. Based on this observation, historian Sebastian Egenhofer takes Deleuze's readings of philosophers as a starting point to renew the narrative of art history since the 1960s.
Scripted Culture - Digitalization and the Cultural Public Sphere
2018
English edition
Diaphanes
The cultural public sphere at the digital age.
The Present of the Future
2018
English edition
Diaphanes
(last copies available!)
This publication investigates our present relation to the future and asks which means and strategies artists and scholars pursue today, to gain a new scope of action for shaping alternative futures. It brings together contributions by academic staff at the cx centre for interdisciplinary studies at the Academy of Fine Arts Munich as well as selected artistic work by students.
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