Symposiums

 
 
Hans Hartung - Hans Hartung et l\'abstraction - « Réalité autre, mais réalité quand même »
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
Fondation Hartung Bergman
forthcoming
A partir d'une documentation plurielle et de de sources inédites, cette publication collective propose un réexamen ambitieux de l'œuvre prolifique et de la trajectoire personnelle mouvementée d'Hans Hartung, en tant qu'acteur d'une histoire de l'abstraction plus vaste, qui constitue aussi une matrice féconde pour quantité d'autres réflexions sur l'art du XXe siècle.
Déborder la négritude - Arts, politique et société à Dakar
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
forthcoming
Lire Olivier Cadiot
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Literary field
forthcoming
The proceedings of a symposium dedicated to the work of French writer, playwright and poet Olivier Cadiot.
Samuel F. B. Morse - Conférences sur l\'Affinité de la Peinture avec le reste des Beaux-Arts - précédé par Jean-Philippe Antoine : Pour qui peindre et parler ? Un art de la conférence
2018
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Works in society
Conférences sur l'affinité de la peinture avec le reste des beaux-arts (“Conferences on the affinity of painting with other fine arts”) shed a new light on the career of the inventor of the famous Morse code, best known at his time as one of America's most promising painters of his generation.
Ilya Prigogine - Temps à devenir - À propos de l\'histoire du temps
2016
French edition
Clinamen
Transcript of a lecture given at the Musée de la Civilisation, Québec, in 1993, in which the scientist Ilya Prigogine suggests an understanding of time that isn't just a measuring variable but a real dimension whose most fertile property would be its irreversibility.
Friedrich Kittler - Mode protégé
2015
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Labex / ArTeC
A reflection on the domination of the software industry on our use of computers, which calls for a stimulating reinterpretation of materialism.
Alain Schnapp - Ruines - Essai de perspective comparée
2015
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
out of stock
A comparative history of the ruins from the ancient East to the modern West.
Pierre Bal-Blanc - Draft Score For an Exhibition
2014
bilingual edition (English / French)
Nero
A book that documents an oral presentation given by Pierre Bal-Blanc to a jury of professionals, as part of his application to curate the 7th Berlin Biennale. Devised as an exhibition in several acts, the session adheres to the rules of a score performed by its author or by a third party.
 Olaf Nicolai & Jan Wenzel - Labyrinth - Four Times Through the labyrinth
2014
English edition
Cneai
Transcript of four lectures given in Leipzig in 2010 regarding an installation Olaf Nicolai made in Paris back in 1998. This publication revolves around the theme of the labyrinth and its various manifestations and associations—from the Minotaur to geographical maps and Ikea's assembly instructions.
Erik Verhagen - Stephan Balkenhol - Petit nu
2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Franche-Comté - Conferences series
The transcription of a lecture by Erik Verhagen on Stephan Balkenhol's Petit nu (1993).
Thomas Crow - Comprendre Andy Warhol / Comprendre l\'art contemporain
2013
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
Thomas Crow aims to explain what makes Warhol a precursor and a virtual paragon of the contemporary artist.
Horst Bredekamp - Leibniz, Herrenhausen et Versailles - Le jardin à la française, un parcours de la modernité
2013
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
A Leibnizian reinterpretation of the traditional opposition between French geometric and English landscape gardens.
Jacques Derrida - A dessein, le dessin - Suivi de « Derrida à l\'improviste » par Ginette Michaud
2013
French edition
Franciscopolis
out of stock
The previously unpublished transcript of a lecture by Jacques Derrida around the figure of the blind and blindness in art.
Stéphanie Jamet-Chavigny - Istvan Balogh - Out-and-Out (Ecstasies)
2012
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Franche-Comté - Conferences series
The transcription of a lecture by Stéphanie Jamet-Chavigny on a photographic triptych by Swiss artist Istvan Balogh.
Elisabeth Wetterwald - Mario García Torres - What Doesn\'t Kill You Makes You Stronger
2012
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Franche-Comté - Conferences series
A lecture by Elisabeth Wetterwald on a video installation by conceptual Mexican artist, with a series of slideshow stills.
Thomas Huber - Mesdames et Messieurs - Conférences 1982-2010
2012
French edition
MAMCO - Artists' writings
out of stock
An illustrated anthology (almost all of the speeches given by the artist on the occasion of his exhibition openings over 30 years).
John Ruskin - Les deux chemins
2011
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Works in society
An exploration of the relationship between artistic creation and industrial production, between the artist and his material.
Ewa Lajer-Burcharth - Chardin Material
2011
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The dimension of self-reflexivity in the work of eighteenth-century French painter, Jean-Siméon Chardin.
Günter Brus - Expositions - Colloque en l\'honneur des 70 ans de l\'artiste (+ CD)
2011
French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – Bibliothèque art action pensée
A symposium-based tribute to Günter Brus by international contributors, philosophers, art critics and historians, curators, artists and musicians (with a CD containing a musical composition by Olga Neuwirth and Burkhard Stangle).
Ed Ruscha - Huit textes / Vingt-trois entretiens - 1965-2009
2011
French edition
JRP|Editions - Lectures Maison Rouge
Writings and interviews.
Jeffrey F. Hamburger - Ouvertures - La double page dans les manuscrits enluminés du Moyen Âge
2010
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
An history of illuminated manuscript from its origins, in the early Christian era, until the Renaissance, through the study of the book opening medium.
Hans Belting - La double perspective - La science arabe et l\'art de la Renaissance
2010
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
A conference on the invention of perspective, Arab science and the art of the Renaissance.
Svetlana Alpers - Velázquez est dans les détails
2010
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History –
A new approach to Velázquez' work, from the analysis of the "small characters" who haunt his paintings.
 Daniel Buren & Jean Nouvel - Grandes Conférences (DVD)
2009
French edition
a.p.r.e.s editions - Conferences (DVD)
A conversation between the artist and the architect.
 Georges Duby & Jean-Pierre Raynaud - Grandes Conférences (DVD)
2009
French edition
a.p.r.e.s editions - Conferences (DVD)
A conversation between the historian and the artist.