Contemporary art

 
 
Michaël La Chance - Les inventeurs de vacarmes - Théorie et pratiques de la performance
2021
French edition
Intervention - Theory
forthcoming
A collection of Michaël La Chance's observations and reflections on performance art in Quebec and on the international scene.
Dialogical Imaginations - Aisthesis as Social Perception and New Ideas of Humanism
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
A transdisciplinary reevaluation of the dialogical character of humanism.
Alexander García Düttmann - What is Contemporary Art?
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
The heart of the political-aesthetic debate.
Christodoulos Panayiotou - Cahier du Cirva
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cirva
forthcoming
The vases made by the artist, in which the flowers wither as time passes, with a selection of images from his archives.
Cybernetics of the Poor
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
The relationship between art and cybernetics and their intersections in the past and present.
Swamps and the New Imagination - On the Future of Cohabitation in Art, Architecture and Philosophy
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
An exploration of the "swampy" zone between the human and the other forms of life that make up his ecosystem and his environment, at the intersection of art, architecture and philosophy, in the perspective of a posthumanist ecology.
Brian Dillon - In Pieces - Writings on Art, Etc.
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
A collection of critical, polemic, and personal essays composed in the past decade.
Denise Ferreira da Silva - Unpayable Debt
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
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).
Graham Harman - Artful Objects - Graham Harman on Art and the Business of Speculative Realism
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Can objects be traumatized? How does the commercial value of an art object relate to its aesthetic qualities? How do objects interact? These are some of the questions addressed by Graham Harman, the originator of object-oriented philosophy and a central figure of the Speculative Realism school of thought in contemporary philosophy.
Ilona Németh - Eastern Sugar
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
This book takes as its starting point artist Ilona Németh's extensive research into the history of sugar production in Central Europe, from its beginnings in the early nineteenth century.
Beatrice von Bismarck - The Curatorial Condition
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
An analysis of the relations created by the curatorial—relations that also constitute it.
Jesse Ash - Avoidance – Avoidance
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
forthcoming
The script for, and conversations around, artist Jesse Ash's multi-dimensional project built around a play about a bitter argument between two ex-lovers.
Tensta Museum - Reports from New Sweden
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - Catalogues
forthcoming
This publication documents and discusses Tensta konsthall's experimental multi-year project "Tensta Museum: Reports from New Sweden" that ran from 2013–18 in Tensta and beyond. By pretending to be a museum, the project created a richly contrasting patchwork stretching over six years, in which manifold interests and expressions together formed a narrative with tensions and conflicts erupting around questions like "what history and heritage?," "to whom do they belong?" and "what about the present?"
E-flux journal - Navigation Beyond Vision
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - E-flux journal
forthcoming
Navigation and montage in Harun Farocki's work.
2021
trilingual edition (English / German / Spanish)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
forthcoming
Olaf Holzapfel's and Guido Yannitto's textile works.
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
What You See Is What You Hear (Volume) - Books, editions & records
forthcoming
First comprehensive monograph.
Andreas Dobler - St. Elsewhere
2021
bilingual edition (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Artist's book.
Makoto Fujiwara - Stone and Makoto
2021
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Monograph of the Japanese stone sculptor.
H. R. Giger - 5 – Poltergeist II - Drawings 1983-1985
2021
bilingual (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
The facsimile edition of the visionary sketches and notes of the surrealist master for Brian Gibson's horror film Poltergeist II.
Dan Mitchell - Posters Flyers
2021
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
The first book to bring together Dan Mitchell's complete posters and flyers.
Michele Sibiloni - Nsenene
2021
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Michele Sibiloni photographs the harvest of bush crickets in Uganda, between local traditions and questions about a global future.
Anna Stüdeli - Primal
2021
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A series of over 1200 close-ups of advertising posters in Zürich photographed by Anna Stüdeli.
Christian Lutz - Citizens
2021
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Swiss photographer Christian Lutz documents right-wing populist people, movements and hot spots all over Europe.
Nicolas Frey - Monsters in Suits
2021
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Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A series of blue ballpoint pen drawings capturing capitalist executives and far-right leaders as grotesque monsters in suits.


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