Performance / happening / action art / body art

 
 
Franz Erhard Walther - L\'autre conception de l\'œuvre
2020
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
forthcoming
Une analyse détaillée d'un corpus majeur de l'artiste allemand par Erik Verhargen, accompagnée d'un historique de la pièce établi par Thierry Davila.
Oreet Ashery - How We Die Is How We Live Only More So
2020
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
forthcoming
Publication documenting the award-winning web series Revisiting Genesis by Oreet Ashery. This documentary fiction on mourning in the digital age explores complex issues such as gender and death, digital reincarnation, and women artists.
Pierre Bal-Blanc - Collective Exhibition for a Single Body - The Private Score – The Licence
2020
English edition
Paraguay Press
forthcoming
A score of performative gestures, drawn from the conceptual art and body art scenes from Central and Eastern Europe in the 1970s and 1980s.
Thao Nguyen Phan - Monsoon Melody
2020
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
forthcoming
First monographic catalogue dedicated to multimedia artist Thao Nguyen Phan, whose recent video and visual works explore the agricultural, political, and social issues in rural Vietnam.
Clemente Padín - Horizons ouverts & autres poèmes
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Cette première traduction française des premiers poèmes de Clemente Padìn permet de découvrir la préhistoire du chantier poétique de Padín, le socle à partir duquel le poète a remis en cause tous les formalismes poétiques, en a sapé les limites et contraintes, pour devenir l'un des acteurs les plus inventifs et critiques de la poésie-action.
Yvane Chapuis - Composer en danse - Un vocabulaire des opérations et des pratiques
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts –
A lexical survey on compositional practice in contemporary dance.
 Marie Cool Fabio Balducci - Rovesciamento
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
CAPC
forthcoming
The catalogue of the duo's exhibition at CAPC, featuring a new site-specific work and a series of performed or filmed actions. A project about situations of reversal, confronting the exogenous realities of the enterprise, the working-class, and the museum.
 Orlan - « Les Femmes qui pleurent sont en colère » par femme avec tête(s)
2019
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
forthcoming
Ouvrage collectif.
Tris Vonna-Michell - No more racing in circles - Just pacing within lines of a rectangle (box set)
2019
English edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
forthcoming
The performative aspect of the British artist's practice in the form of scores, transcriptions, and photographs (limited box set edition).
Joseph Jarman - Black Case Volume I and II - Return From Exile
2019
English edition
Blank Forms
The republication in print form of the poems of Art Ensemble of Chicago's founding member breathes new life into a forgotten document of the Black Arts Movement.
Jean-Christophe Norman - Mundo diffuso
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Zero2
Comprehensive monograph.
Ulla von Brandenburg - Sweets Quilts Sun Works
2019
bilingual editon (English / German)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
This lavishly illustrated catalogue comprehensively documents three recent projects by Franco-German artist Ulla von Brandenburg.
Stephen Barber - Film\'s Ghosts - Tatsumi Hijikata\'s Butoh and the Transmutation of 1960s Japan
2019
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
An essential book for readers engaged with film and performance, urban cultures and architecture, and Japan's experimental art and its histories.
Clemente Padín - De la représentation à l\'action
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
The reissue, in a new translation, of one of the most important essays of Latin American poetry from the historical avant-gardes.
Julien Blaine - Le livre
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
An original fable at war against the founding books of monotheisms (unpublished text of 1963).
 Opening Performance Orchestra & Blixa Bargeld, Luciano Chessa, Fred Möpert - The Noise Of Art (2 vinyl LP)
2019
French edition
Sub Rosa
This album contains seven compositions, created by the Opening Performance Orchestra, Blixa Bargeld, Luciano Chessa and Fred Möpert. All the pieces relate to the theme of Futurism and employ intonarumori, instruments invented and used more than a century ago by the Italian Futurists in their noise compositions.
 Opening Performance Orchestra & Blixa Bargeld, Luciano Chessa, Fred Möpert - The Noise Of Art (CD)
2019
French edition
Sub Rosa
This album contains seven compositions, created by the Opening Performance Orchestra, Blixa Bargeld, Luciano Chessa and Fred Möpert. All the pieces relate to the theme of Futurism and employ intonarumori, instruments invented and used more than a century ago by the Italian Futurists in their noise compositions.
Monster Chetwynd - The Supreme Deluxe Essential Monster Chetwynd Handbook
2019
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Retrospective monograph, 2007-2018.
Charles Atlas -
2019
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
A pioneer of time-based media.
Julien Creuzet -
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Palais de Tokyo (Paris)
Palais de Tokyo
First monograph dedicated to French artist, videographer, performer and poet Julien Creuzet.
Angelica Mesiti -
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Palais de Tokyo (Paris)
Palais de Tokyo
First monograph.
Sonia Boyce - Thoughtful Disobedience - Nouvelle édition française
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Villa Arson
Focusing on several major collaborative performance-videos by a figure of the British Black Art movement, this illustrated monograph includes a series of essays which interpret Boyce's interdisciplinary practice in the light of art history, and analyse her interest in black feminism, cultural studies, film studies, art history and critical theory.
Erin Manning - Le geste mineur
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Theory – Miscellaneous
Erin Manning expands her research on movement politics to the concept of minor gesture.
 Kinkaleri - All for All!
2018
English edition
Bruno
All for All! is a trip through All! (2012-2017), a project conceived by Kinkaleri and instigated by the voracious attacks on language committed by William Seward Burroughs. It intentionally strays beyond the limits of theatre and dance, suggesting an outside and setting the possible into motion along an undecidable boundary between the body and language.
Charles Pennequin - Dictaphones (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Frac Franche-Comté - Sound Houses Series
This LP draws on twenty years of archives recorded by Charles Pennequin on mini-cassettes. Spontaneous recordings of his readings, unpublished solitary monologues, vocal and sound experiments, ambient sounds were selected and edited in the studio by the poet, and thought of as a global composition that goes through different registers and eras of his poetry.