Kinetic Art / Cybernetic Art / Op Art

 
 
Enzo Mari - 25 façons de planter un clou
2022
French edition
Les presses du réel – Architecture / design / graphic design – Design/Théories
forthcoming
You can go anywhere - The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation at 50 (box set)
2022
English edition
varia
A large series of essays, written by people from around the world who have contributed to the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation's work, revealing how the non-profit organization has carried on the Albers' legacy over the years. The heart of the book, lavishly illustrated, is devoted to the Foundation's many donations to international museums, including rarely shown works of art.
Cybernetics of the Poor
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The relationship between art and cybernetics and their intersections in the past and present.
Josef Albers - Messico 1935/1956
2021
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Humboldt Books - Time Travel
Unpublished photographs taken by Josef Albers during his travels to Mexico with Anni in the 1930s and 50s.
Nicky Assman - The Reconfigured Nature
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
CDA (Centre des Arts)
Set alongside guest contributions, this catalogue offers, from the works of the two Dutch artists Nicky Assmann and Jan Robert Leegte, a fresh take on the fundamental concept of nature, in an age when science and technology are capable of replicating its phenomena.
Enzo Mari - Falce e martello / The Hammer and Sickle
2020
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Humboldt Books
The expanded anastatic reprint of the Italian designer's sulphurous catalog of 1973.
 LAb[au] - If Then Else (2 volumes)
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Casino Luxembourg
Exhibition catalogue.
Julio Le Parc - Du réel au virtuel - 1958-2019
2019
French edition
CDA (Centre des Arts)
Julio Le Parc and the practices generated by digital creation.
Claudia Comte - The Curves, the Corners, and the Machines
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Printemps de septembre
This catalogue documents Claudia Comte's project for the 2016 edition of the Printemps de september, based on a selection of 600 parts from the aeronautics industry.
Flavien Théry - Mondes multiples - Flavien Théry et l\'holographie
2019
French edition
CDA (Centre des Arts)
An expanded reflection around the optical principles, the light and the visual perception that constitute the main axes of Flavien Théry's artistic research.
Ami Shavit - Yom Kippur 1973 (vinyl LP)
2019
Sub Rosa
A previously unheard masterpiece of Israeli multimedia artist Ami Shavit, inspired by the Yom Kippur war, in Sub Rosa's Early Electronic Music series.
Robert Breer - Robert Breer A to Z
2018
English edition
Light Cone
A self-portrait (a collection of Robert Breer's interviews, correspondence and statements over fifty years).
Robert Breer - Robert Breer A à Z
2018
French edition
Light Cone
A self-portrait (a collection of Robert Breer's interviews, correspondence and statements over fifty years).
Philippe Decrauzat - A Personal Sonic Geology
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Le Plateau / Frac Île-de-France
Since 2012, Mathieu Copeland et Philippe Decrauzat produce videos stemming from “a desire to film sound, record places, and dive into the process of a material construction and destruction.” This publication—between artist's book and critical essay—considers all films produced until then by the art critic and the artist, and offers a basis for reflexion and work for those to come.
Julio Le Parc - Bifurcations
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
Published in conjunction with the eponymous exhibition at the Galerie Perrotin in Paris, this monograph features historical works by Julio Le Parc, as well as his most recent paintings, showing an undeniable interest in the study of light and movement. The publication also contains a text by Hans Ulrich Obrist, an interview by Jerôme Sans and a chronology written by the artist.
Claudia Comte -
2017
bilingual edition (English / German)
JRP|Editions - Monographs
First survey monograph: hovering between painting, sculpture, and installation, Comte's works are based on references to popular culture—including cartoons as well as vernacular handicrafts—nature, heraldic symbols, and art historical movements (Op art, Pop art, Neo-Geo, Concrete art).
Geoffrey Farmer - A Way Out of the Mirror
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A complement to the project presented by the Vancouver-based artist at the Canadian pavilion for the 2017 Venice Bienniale, this publication includes over two hundred drawings by Farmer, at once perfectly readable and traumatic, and a glossary compiled by curator Kitty Scott.
Claudia Comte - 40 x 40
2017
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
(last copies available!)
This large-format artist's book (40 x 40 cm open) brings together graphic works by Claudia Comte. Mathematically structured like a Cartesian coordinate system, the publication folds and unfolds so that it can be read in four different ways. The book becomes a geometric play space in which to discover the many facets of Comte's visual identity.
Daniel Buren - Works & Process - Volume 2 (2 DVD)
2017
French edition (English subtitles)
a.p.r.e.s editions - Works & Process (DVD)
Second DVD in the “Works & Process” series to be dedicated to Daniel Buren's work, this new collection of films offers various documentary approaches of this major artist's work in a 3-hour program.
Fabian Marti - Bilder 2005-2016
2016
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
A journey through the visual universe of Fabian Marti, whose mystical photograms celebrate the alteration of consciousness through substances and shapes.
 Florian & Michaël Quistrebert -
2016
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Palais de Tokyo (Paris)
Palais de Tokyo - Monographs (coedition Les presses du réel)
First monograph.
Cybernetics - The Macy Conferences – 1946-1953 – The Complete Transactions
2016
English edition
Diaphanes - Sequenzia
Between 1946 and 1953, the Macy Conferences brought together a diverse and interdisciplinary community of researchers who together developed the basics of the new science of cybernetics. This publication contains the complete transcription and protocols of all contributions of one of the most important event in the contemporary history of science.
Daniel Buren - Libretto - Daniel Buren : une fresque (box set)
2016
French edition
MER. B&L
The journal/catalogue conceived by Daniel Buren for his retrospective at BOZAR.
Grazia Varisco - If... - 1960-2015
2015
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Monograph / catalogue dedicated to the work of kinetic artist and co-founder of Gruppo T Grazia Varisco.
Olivier Suter - Jean Tinguely - Torpedo Institut
2015
French edition
Edition Patrick Frey
(last copies available!)
A complete study on Tinguely's Torpedo Institut, an ever-evolving & never-ending iconoclastic exhibition venue shut down after his death – and against his will. Gathering the Swiss artist's latest works, and those of his closest friends (Niki de Saint Phalle, Daniel Spoerri, Ben...), this “total anti-museum” is now reassigned to its rightful place among Tinguely's oeuvre in the form of this exceptional publication.
Daniel Buren - D\'une arche aux autres - Travail in situ, Casablanca
2015
bilingual edition (English / French)
a.p.r.e.s editions - Documents & Video Works (DVD)
A documentation on the development and reception of Daniel Buren's monumental in situ work in the gardens of the Sacred Heart Church of Casablanca.
Daniel Buren - 1965...2015
2015
bilingual edition (English / French)
Kamel Mennour
A retrospective retracing in pictures fifty years of creation.
Daniel Buren - Travaux in situ & situés - Istres (book / DVD)
2014
bilingual edition (English / French), film in French version with English subtitles
a.p.r.e.s editions - Books-DVDs
The design, construction and reception of all interventions by Daniel Buren in the public space of the city of Istres in 2013.
François Morellet - C\'est n\'importe quoi ? - 1949-2014
2014
bilingual edition (English / French)
Kamel Mennour
New monograph.
Geoffrey Farmer - Let\'s make the water turn black
2013
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
New monograph.
Victor Vasarely - Les Vasarelyptiques - Volume 3
2013
French edition
Editions du Griffon - Multiples & limited editions
The ultimate original portfolios conceived by Vasarely himself—some high quality prints made in 1977—and a set of original documents (1954-2013), gathered in an exclusive and luxurious box whose design falls within the vein of the artist's work.
Julio Le Parc - Voleur de paroles - Limited edition
2013
Jannink - L'art en écrit
Julio Le Parc scratches the various actors of the art world (book accompanied with an original artwork signed by the artist).
Julio Le Parc - Voleur de paroles
2013
French edition
Jannink - L'art en écrit
Julio Le Parc scratches the various actors of the art world.
Robert Breer - ATOZ (DVD)
2013
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Franche-Comté - Alphabet series
An animated film by Robert Breer.
Daniel Buren - Works & Process - New expanded edition (2 DVD)
2011
French edition (English subtitles)
a.p.r.e.s editions - Works & Process (DVD)
25.00 20.00 €
New expanded and subtitled edition: nearly four-hour program consisting of twelve films, five documentaries, unpublished documents as well as original video works by the artist.
François Morellet - Carrément
2011
bilingual edition (English / French)
Kamel Mennour
Catalogue focusing on both ambiguous and explicit Morellet's relationship to Malevich's oeuvre.
François Morellet - Mes images
2011
French edition
varia
An overview of Morellet oeuvre, with about 100 works organized in series and accompanied by notices, and 3 newly commissioned essays.
Philippe Decrauzat - Trois films photographiés - A Change of Speed, a Change of Style, a Change of Scene – After Birds – Screen O Scope
2011
no text
CEC (Centre d'édition contemporaine)
Designed from photographs of Decrauzat's films, this artist's book offers an experiment of retinian excitement echoing the syncopes of the reel. Each copy was bound together following a random repartition system and is therefore unique.
Daniel Buren - Œuvres contemporaines, 1964-1966
2010
bilingual edition (English / French)
Kamel Mennour
Catalogue.
 LAb[au] - MetaDeSIGN
2010
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
The first monographic book of the Belgium interdisciplinary art studio for architecture and urbanism LAb[au].
Daniel Buren - Grandes Conférences (DVD)
2009
French edition
a.p.r.e.s editions - Conferences (DVD)
A conversation between the artist and the architect.
Peter Vogel - Partitions de réactions (+ CD)
2009
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Misceallenous
Espace multimedia Gantner
A complete overview of a pioneer in the field of interactive electronic and musical sculpture's work, with numerous illustrations, texts, and an audio CD with musical installations recordings.
Paul Sharits -
2008
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Espace multimedia Gantner
Complete monograph on a master of experimental cinema, with a general introduction, several essays, texts by the artist and interviews (available in English edition).
Paul Sharits -
2008
English edition
Les presses du réel – Cinema & video art – Monographs
Espace multimedia Gantner
Complete monograph on a master of experimental cinema, with a general introduction on its œuvre, several essays, texts by the artist and interviews.
Philippe Decrauzat -
2007
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
First monograph dedicated to Swiss artist's complex geometrical compositions reinvesting the inheritance of Op Art in a contemporary practice and discourse.
Philippe Decrauzat -
2007
French edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
25.00 15.00 €
First monograph (also in English edition).
On/Off
2007
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
Casino Luxembourg
22.00 11.00 €
The optical, spatial and sensorial exploitation of electric light within the field of contemporary art.
Daniel Buren - Prospettive
2005
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
JRP|Editions - Monographs
This small monograph follows the set-up of Daniel Buren's artistic programs within the corporate spaces of a bank and the ways he conceived simultaneously his site-specificity and his break away from this framework.
Nicolas Schöffer -
2004
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
Reference monograph.
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