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Lenio Kaklea - Practical Encyclopædia - Detours
2019
quadrilingual edition (English / German / Greek / French)
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts – Miscellaneous
forthcoming
Since 2016, choreographer Lenio Kaklea has been collecting the practices of Europeans. Taking to the streets and pathways of Athens, Aubervilliers, Essen, Guissény, Nyon, and Poitiers, she has gathered nearly 600 unique stories. This compilation testifies to the familiarity and diversity of habits, of rituals, and of trades that compose and distinguish these territories.
Catherine Contour - Danser sa vie avec l\'outil hypnotique
2019
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
Une boîte à outils conçue par la chorégraphe Catherine Contour.
Gisèle Vienne - It\'s Alive! - À travers l\'œuvre de Gisèle Vienne
2019
French edition
Shelter Press - Books
forthcoming
The new book from French photographer Estelle Hanania gathers over ten years of collaboration and archives revolving around the artistic universe of Gisèle Vienne.
Jill Johnston - The Disintegration of a Critic
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Un recueil de trente textes de la journaliste, critique d'art et de danse et écrivaine américaine Jill Johnston, icône lesbienne et figure du féminisme radical des années 1970.
Isabelle Launay - Cultures de l\'oubli et citation - Les danses d\'après, II
2019
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
The second volume of a diptych dedicated to the question of the memory of works in dance.
Isabelle Launay - Poétiques et politiques des répertoires - Les danses d\'après, I
2019
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
The first volume of a diptych dedicated to the question of the memory of works in dance.
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.
Charles Atlas -
2019
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
A pioneer of time-based media.
Erin Manning - Le geste mineur
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Theory – Miscellaneous
Dans ce livre vaste et pointu, Erin Manning élargit ses recherches concernant la politique du mouvement au concept de geste mineur.
Gisèle Vienne - The Pyre (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Shelter Press - Records
The score composed and recorded by KTL (Stephen O'Malley & Peter Rehberg) for the dance piece ‘The Pyre', written and directed by Gisèle Vienne. A tensed composition haunted by the voice of Dennis Cooper.
Alexandra Bachzetsis - An Ideal for Living
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
Centre culturel suisse Paris
This artist's book is part of a choreographic project exploring the body/object relationship. It features a photographic series which juxtaposes performers' bodies and objects, creating contradictory associations. The publication also includes two texts by Paul B. Preciado: an essay on the philosophy of movement, and a poem on sexual subjectivity, written with artificial intelligence.
Alex Cecchetti - Tamam Shud - An Artist\'s Novel
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - Fiction
A mystery murder artist's novel by Alex Cecchetti, in which the artist and narrator realises he is dead and decides to investigate the causes of his own death.
Lilian Auzas - Anita
2018
French edition
Hippocampe - Books
Fictionalized biography of Anita Berber, the sulphurous expressionist icon, dancer, actress, and muse.
Corps (in)croyables - Pratiques amateur en danse contemporaine
2018
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
Amateur practices in contemporary dance.
Éliane Seguin - Danses jazz - Une poétique de la relation
2018
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
Historical and aesthetic approaches of jazz dances.
Lenio Kaklea - Encyclopédie pratique – Portraits d\'Aubervilliers
2018
French edition
Les Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers
During a residency at Les Laboratoires, in the Parisian suburb of Aubervilliers, choreographer Lenio Kaklea collected information from nearly 300 residents about their habits, rituals, and professions. This publication gathers these accounts in the form of written portraits.
Geisha Fontaine - Les danses du temps - Recherches sur la notion de temps en danse contemporaine
2018
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Research (ebooks)
A philosophical and artistic questioning on the singularity of the notion of time in contemporary dance.
Sylvia Kahan - Winnaretta Singer-Polignac - Princesse, mécène et musicienne
2018
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
The life and work of Winnaretta Singer, Princesse de Polignac, who used her fortune to support the arts, sciences and literature, and whose influence on the musical and literary worlds of the twentieth century is immeasurable.
Uno Kuniichi - Hijikata Tatsumi - Penser un corps épuisé
2018
French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – Délashiné!
This collection of texts offers a philosophical and textual analysis of the work of butō dance creator, Hijikata Tatsumi. The author, the philosopher and translator Uno Kuniichi, gives a deterritorializing reading of the Japanese dancer and choreographer, linking him to figures like Genet or Artaud, while restoring his own specificity.
Jerome Andrews - La Danse profonde – De la carcasse à l\'extase
2017
French edition
Centre National de la Danse - Netebooks (ebooks)
A series of previously unpublished lectures by American dancer Jerome Andrews, from 1968 to 1980.
Alex Cecchetti -
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Captures - Digressions (interviews)
A conversation with artist, poet and choreographer Alex Cecchetti, creator of performances and idiosyncratic objects.
 Françoise & Dominique Dupuy - Album
2017
bilingual edition (English / French)
Analogues - Monographs
A photographic account of the career of Françoise & Dominique Dupuy, French dancers and choreographers, pioneers of modern dance in France.
Daniel Spoerri - Cent ans sans sang !
2017
bilingual edition (German / French)
Jannink - L'art en écrit
Celebrating the 100th title in the “L'art en écrit” series, this leporello by Daniel Spoerri plays on the homonyms of the word “cent,” as a tribute to Marx Ernst.
Daniel Spoerri - Cent ans sans sang ! - Limited edition
2017
bilingual edition (German / French)
Jannink - L'art en écrit
Celebrating the 100th title in the “L'art en écrit” series, Daniel Spoerri plays on the homonyms of the word “cent,” as a tribute to Marx Ernst. Published as a leporello, this artist's book features an original artwork signed by the artist.