Art & temporality

 
 
Jacob Lund - The Changing Constitution of the Present - Essays on the Work of Art in Times of Contemporaneity
2022
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
How our experience of presence, time, and history are articulated in contemporary artistic practices.
Giuseppe Micciché - Cento Passi
2022
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A photographic essay on the abandoned project of a suspension bridge between the Calabrian and Sicilian coasts and on the coastline of the Strait of Messina, documenting the transformation of suburban coastal areas and the daily life of the inhabitants.
Phill Niblock - Nurturing Exhibitions (book + 2 CD)
2022
Matière Mémoire
forthcoming
A book by Phill Niblock with 2 CD including new tracks with Stephen O'Malley, Deborah Walker, Kasper Toeplitz, Franck Vigroux, Hélène Breschand and David Maranha.
Christodoulos Panayiotou - Cahier du Cirva
2022
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.
Christiane Geoffroy - Climatic Species
2022
bilingual edition (English / French)
Captures - Artist's books
forthcoming
Both a cinematographic work diary, a travel diary and a private diary, Climatic Species is made up of multiple stories where each thread unfurls at its own rhythm.
John Latham - Recueil de contradictions
2022
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Dedicated to John Latham's heterogeneous and paradoxical practice, this book highlights the artist's contradictory relationship with knowledge and language, through a selection of translated texts and images of some of his projects, all articulated around a glossary.
Madeleine Filippi - Fragment.s
2022
bilingual edition (English / French)
Naima
A reflection on the aesthetics of the fragment as a paradigm of memory, from the works of six women artists.
Architectures of Memory
2022
English edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
The complex architectures of the new “memory palaces”, from libraries, archives and museums to the IT structures, databases and server farms that feed the flow of data on the network.
Roman Signer - Rotes Tuch
2022
no text
Nieves
Flipbook.
Manuel Raeder - Agenda 2022
2021
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
The BOM DIA weekly planner for 2022.
Claude Closky - Deux mille vingt-deux
2021
French edition
CDLA (Centre des livres d'artistes)
A collection of twelve octosyllabic sonnets to accompany us throughout the year. The rhythm of the verses directly echoes the passage of time, days, weeks, months.
Phill Niblock - Exploratory - Vol. 1 (vinyl LP)
2021
Matière Mémoire
The new magistral piece from Phill Niblock, played by the Arditti String Quartet & David Watson.
Stamatia Portanova - The Contemporary Condition - Whose Time Is It? – Asocial Robots, Syncolonialism, and Artificial Chronological Intelligence
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
Artificial intelligence and temporality.
Lionel Ruffel - The Contemporary Condition - I Can’t Sleep
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
An attempt to feel and investigate the quality of time, with references to Jonathan Crary, Paul B. Preciado, Charles Baudelaire, and Walter Benjamin.
Grégory Granados - Cahier du Cirva
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cirva
French designer Gregory Granados imagines the ideal shape of a vase/flower pot for a dancing plant. His discreet and subtle research questions the connection between the shaping of a given material and the sound it emits, investigating the acoustic properties of glass.
Ayesha Hameed - Visual Cultures as Time Travel
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - Visual Cultures as…
Visual Cultures as Time Travel proposes a notion of time travel in the aftermath of transatlantic slavery and in the moment of mass illegalized migration, of wildfires and floods, of lost and co-opted futures.
Jorge Satorre - Black jacket, gray sweatshirt
2021
trilingual edition (English / Spanish / French)
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Twenty-two drawings made during four months by the Mexican artist from his own observations of the evolution of a forest landscape written on a single day.
William Kentridge - 2/5
2021
Captures - 2/5 Series
Four artist's posters.
 Manon - Feathers
2021
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Feathers presents a collection of notes written by the Swiss artist during the conception of an aborted documentary in 2005. Taking the shape of a diary, it offers a unique gateway into Manon's daily life, interweaving memories and reflections on her artistic practice.
Phill Niblock - MMXX-12 - Browner (vinyl LP)
2021
Matière Mémoire
A piece made with materials from four artists (Arne Deforce and Deborah Walker, cello; Erik Drescher, flute; Dafne Vicent Sandoval, bassoon), recorded in Marcus Schmickler's studio in Koln, with a Brauner microphone.
Marie Velardi - La Conversation - Futurs antérieurs, XXIe siècle, 2006-2015
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Franche-Comté - Conversation series
An conversation around the question of time and the links between the short and long term, the present, the past and the possible futures in the artistic practice of Marie Velardi.
Phill Niblock - BestiaIRE (vinyl LP)
2020
Matière Mémoire
A piece composed by Phill Niblock, performed live by Ensemble IRE trio: Kasper T. Toeplitz (ebass), Franck Vigroux (eguitar), Hélène Breschand (e harp) on side A / a piece composed and performed by Kasper T.Toeplitz (ebass) and Franck Vigroux (guitar, electronics) on side B.
Aesthetics of Standstill
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The essays of this book transverse the vqrious dimensions of standstill as an in-between of time (with essays by Georges Didi-Huberman, David Lapoujade, Peter Osborne, Jacques Rancière, Christine Ross, and others as well as conversations with Via Lewandowsky, Aernout Mik and Marcel Odenbach).
John Akomfrah - The Contemporary Condition - Co-existence of Times – A conversation with John Akomfrah
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
In the form of a conversation with filmmaker and artist John Akomfrah, this book sets out to explore how his work with montage can be understood to articulate contemporaneity in sensuous ways.
Mieke Bal - The Contemporary Condition - Exhibition-ism – Temporal Togetherness
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
In Exhibition-ism, theorist and artist Mieke Bal develops the idea that exhibiting is a significant form of the contemporary.
Futurity Report - Counter-Histories Vol. 1
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Theorists, historians, and artists address the precarious futurity of the notion of the future itself.
Uriel Orlow - Conversing With Leaves
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
Archive Books
Of plants and men.
Mark Geffriaud - Deux mille quinze
2020
Le Plateau / Frac Île-de-France
A return on Mark Geffriaud's film installation (artist's book).
Tris Vonna-Michell - No more racing in circles - Just pacing within lines of a rectangle (box set)
2020
English edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
The performative aspect of the British artist's practice in the form of scores, transcriptions, and photographs (limited box set edition).
Phill Niblock - Music for Organ (vinyl LP)
2020
Matière Mémoire
(last copies available!)
First time release of these live-recordings by Phill Niblock from 2007 and 2019 (organ, played by Hampus Lindwall, and tapes).
Ruth Ewan - It Rains, It Rains
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
CAPC
A comprehensive documentation on Ruth Ewan's installation at CAPC, a tangible plastic version of the revolutionary calendar.
Verina Gfader - The Contemporary Condition - The Last Resident
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
The publication presents a collective project lead by artist and researcher Verina Gfader.
Architectures de mémoire
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
The complex architectures of the new “memory palaces”, from libraries, archives and museums to the IT structures, databases and server farms that feed the flow of data on the network.
ToiletMartin PaperParr - Calendar 2020
2019
Toilet Paper
(last copies available!)
20.00 10.00 €
The ToiletMartin PaperParr wall calendar 2020 features photographs conceived by Martin Parr, Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari, a back-to-back of images made in collaboration between the three artists. In a hotly anticipated follow-up to the first ToiletMartin PaperParr magazine, this calendar presents a selection of the best images conceived by the three artists.
Jean-Christophe Norman - Mundo diffuso
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Zero2
Comprehensive monograph.
Marco Godinho - See Another Sea
2019
English edition
Casino Luxembourg
A visual and poetic proposal that looks back on the different journeys and collaborations realized by Marco Godinho during the preparation of his installation for the Luxembourg pavilion of the Venice Biennale 2019.
Maria Stavrinaki - Saisis par la préhistoire - Enquête sur l\'art et le temps des modernes
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
Can the modern uses of prehistory shed new light on the modern experience of time and, thus, the art of this period?
Thiago Rocha Pitta - Due albe
2019
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Flash Art - Flash Art Publishing (books)
Artist's book.
Olga von Schubert - “100 Years of Now” and the Temporality of Curatorial Research
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The temporality of curatorial processes and research practices.
Isabelle Delorme - Quand la bande dessinée fait mémoire du XXe siècle - Les récits mémoriels historiques en bande dessinée
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
The historical-memorial narrative in comics, from Art Spiegelman to Marjane Satrapi, as a new form of representation of History, between individual and collective memory.
Heinz Peter Knes - Der weltrevolutionäre Prozess seit Karl Marx und Friedrich Engels bis in die Gegenwart
2019
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Artist's book, based on Peter Voigt and Arno Fischer's project developed for the Marx-Engels-Forum in Berlin.
Ludger Schwarte - Notes pour un art futur
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Philosophy / politics – Figures
Philosopher Ludger Schwarte presents a critical essay against the notion of contemporaneity in art and pleads for a renewed temporality: an art of futurity.
Uriel Orlow - Soil Affinities
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Shelter Press - Books
Soil Affinities explores the connections of (post)colonial history and the movement of plants for agriculture, from Aubervilliers, a northern suburb of Paris, to formerly French West Africa (Mali and Senegal). This publication and Uriel Orlow's eponymous project retrace the lines and networks of earthly connections between plants and humans through images, maps, texts, and interviews conducted in France, Senegal, and Mali over the span of two years.
Mark Geffriaud - Toast
2018
English edition
<o> future <o>
This artist's book gathers a series of scripts for public speeches made by Mark Geffriaud since 2011. These toasts' scripts are composed of notes and indications, as well as images to be broadcast or reproduced during the performance.
Mark Geffriaud - Toast
2018
French edition
<o> future <o>
This artist's book gathers a series of scripts for public speeches made by Mark Geffriaud since 2011. These toasts' scripts are composed of notes and indications, as well as images to be broadcast or reproduced during the performance.
Uriel Orlow - Theatrum Botanicum
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
This publication emerges from Uriel Orlow's Theatrum Botanicum (2015–18), a multi-faceted project encompassing film, sound, photography, and installation, which looks to the botanical world as a stage for politics, in South Africa and Europe. It brings together documents on the project, and a series of commissioned essays.
Knut Ebeling - The Contemporary Condition - There Is No Now – An Archaeology of Contemporaneity
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Contemporary Condition
Drawing together discourses on contemporaneity and new materialisms, this book examines a material conception of temporality that makes it possible to develop a critique of the philosophical discourse on presence. Claiming that “there is no now,” Ebeling develops an archaeology of contemporaneity according to which the traces of the contemporary can only be secured through visual or material operations, not historical ones.
ToiletMartin PaperParr - Calendar 2019
2018
Toilet Paper
The ToiletMartin PaperParr wall calendar 2019 features photographs conceived by Martin Parr, Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari, a back-to-back of images made in collaboration between the three artists. In a hotly anticipated follow-up to the first ToiletMartin PaperParr magazine, this calendar presents a selection of the best images conceived by the three artists.
Sam Falls -
2018
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
Reference monograph.
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