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History, Criticism and Theory
 
Denise Ferreira da Silva - Unpayable Debt
2020
Edited by Ana Teixeira Pinto.
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An examination of the relationship between coloniality, raciality, and global capital through a black feminist poethical framework, inspired by Octavia E. Butler's sci-fi novel Kindred (first volume in the On the Antipolitical series).
Martin Herbert - Unfold This Moment - The Art of Carol Bove
2020
English edition
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An exploration of the work of sculpture and conceptual artist Carol Bove, by art critic Martin Herbert.
Tom Holert - Knowledge Beside Itself - Contemporary Art\'s Epistemic Politics
2020
English edition
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A study on the role of research and knowledge production in today's contemporary art, and the growing relevance of art as conduit of knowledge.
Critique in Practice - Renzo Martens\' “Episode III: Enjoy Poverty”
2020
English edition
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This publication explores the legacy of Renzo Martens' landmark film Enjoy Poverty: a provocative work establishing how poverty became Congo's most lucrative export.
Red Love – A Reader on Alexandra Kollontai - Kollantai – A Play by Agneta Pleijel
2020
English edition
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This reader revisits the formidable legacy of Russian revolutionary,  feminist, political refugee and diplomat Alexandra Kollontai (1872–1952) in light of current feminist struggles. Includes the first English translation of the 1977 biographical play Kollontai by Swedish writer Agneta Pleijel.
From a History of Exhibitions towards a Future of Exhibition-Making - China and Southeast Asia
2020
English edition
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This publication is the outcome of a touring assembly platform bringing together writers, curators, and art practitioners to reflect on exhibition practices and histories in China and Southeast Asia.
Of(f) Our Times - Curatorial Anachronics
2020
English edition
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A collection of conversations, essays, artists' projects, and inserts, critically reflecting on the concept of “exhibition history”.
Jens Hoffmann - In the Meantime - Speculations on Art, Curating, and Exhibitions
2020
English edition
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An anthology of texts by the influential American critic and curator. The publication includes essays on artists, exhibitions, and curating, catalogue texts, and interviews.
Maria Lind - Seven Years - The Rematerialisation of Art from 2011 to 2017
2020
English edition
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An anthology of texts on contemporary art during the second decade of the twenty-first century.
Art, Self & System
2020
English edition
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Stemming from the Master Fine Arts at the Zurich University of the Arts, this publication promotes the art school as a place for pedagogical, civic and political implications.
Jörg Heiser - Double Lives in Art and Pop Music
2020
English edition
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The relationships of art and pop music from the 1960s to the present.
The Museum Is Not Enough
2020
English edition
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The result of a collective reflection undertaken at the Canadian Center for Architecture, this publication is the first volume of an annual periodical series wishing to explore urgent issues in today's curatorial practices.
Le musée ne suffit pas
2020
French edition
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currently out of stock
The result of a collective reflection undertaken at the Canadian Center for Architecture, this publication is the first volume of an annual periodical series wishing to explore urgent issues in today's curatorial practices.
Politics of Food
2020
English edition
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forthcoming
This publication critically assesses and illuminates ways in which the arts can confront food-related issues, through the contributions of artists, anthropologists, activists, agronomists, and chefs.
Ana Ofak - Agents of Abstraction
2019
English edition
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This historical essay recounts the story of the EXAT 51 collective—the first Yugoslavian abstract art group—and how it shaped the idea of abstract socialism by associating socialist cultural politics and modernist artistic practice.
Barry Schwabsky - The Observer Effect - On Contemporary Painting
2019
English edition
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A wide-ranging collection of texts on contemporary painting, by one of its most finest observer today.
Theater, Garden, Bestiary - A Materialist History of Exhibitions
2019
English edition
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A transdisciplinary history of exhibitions.
What about Activism?
2019
English edition
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This reader gathers more than twenty leading curators and thinkers who present powerful case studies, historical analyses, and theoretical perspectives that address the dynamics of activism, protest, and advocacy in curatorial practice.
The Art of Direct Action - Social Sculpture and Beyond
2019
English edition
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This collective study examines the influence of Joseph Beuys's concept of social sculpture in the evolution of artistic practices from the 1970s to the present day.
Jill Johnston - The Disintegration of a Critic
2019
English edition
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Thirty texts by cultural critic, auto/biographer, and lesbian icon Jill Johnston.
Oliver Marchart - Conflictual Aesthetics - Artistic Activism and the Public Sphere
2019
English edition
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Oliver Marchart traces trajectories of artistic activism in theater, dance, performance, and public art, and investigates the political potential of urbanism, curating, and “biennials of resistance.”
Hans Ulrich Obrist - An Exhibition Always Hides Another Exhibition - Texts on Hans Ulrich Obrist
2019
English edition
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A collection of essays and portraits on one of the most influential art critic and curator of today.
The Place Is Here - The Work of Black Artists in 1980s Britain
2019
English edition
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The publication developed from the exhibition and research project The Place Is Here (2016–19), which traced the urgent and wide-ranging conversations taking place between black artists, writers, and thinkers in Britain during the 1980s.
Productive Universals – Specific Situations - Critical Engagements in Art, Architecture, and Urbanism
2019
English edition
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The contemporary return to universal claims and concepts in the fields of art, architecture, and urbanism.
Travis Jeppesen - Bad Writing
2019
English edition
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Travis Jeppesen's Bad Writing is a collection of interconnected essays and “fictocriticisms,” many appearing in print for the first time, that etches a pathway for a truly radical “bad” modernism in art and literature. Erudite, witty, and occasionally controversial, Bad Writing reinvigorates the too-often staid medium of art criticism as an iconoclastic and inventive literary art form.