Art & environment / ecology

 
 
Oceans Rising - A Companion to “Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation”
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Forty-one contributions by artists, scholars, scientists, and ocean activists in response to the current dramatic evolution of the oceans.
Oceanography
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - XXI Century Science
forthcoming
Microbial oceanography as a means to better understand the conditions of life (and survival) in the Anthropocene era.
Climate Engineering
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - XXI Century Science
forthcoming
An inventory of the controversies surrounding the issue of geoengineering, as a set of the large-scale intervention into the earth's natural systems attempting to counter the adverse effects of climate change.
Microbiome
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - XXI Century Science
forthcoming
An update on the issues at stake in the study of the human microbiome (various bacteria, viruses and micro-organisms that compose the human body's ecosystem), shedding new light on the relationship between humankind and nature and the new micro-biopolitics we are now facing.
Benjamin H. Bratton - Terraformation 2019
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
forthcoming
A provocative and stimulating manifesto by Benjamin Bratton that promotes new ways of inhabiting (and artificialising) the planet, facing the environmental, economic and social crisis that radically belies the possibility of a continuation of the current globalised capitalist model.
Stream - New Intelligences
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Stream
forthcoming
The fifth issue of the research book-magazine at the intersection of architecture, art and economy, investigates the forms of intelligences to be considered, learned and transmitted in order to overcome the anthropocene.
Myr Muratet - Manual of Urban Ecology
2021
English edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Miscellaneous
forthcoming
This manual provides the current state of knowledge on the functioning of nature in an urban environment: its ecology.
Delphine Bauer - Soleil, eau, vent : vers l\'autonomie énergétique
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
An investigation on the question of the energy autonomy of the territories from the history of a village in the Hautes-Alpes in France.
Sarah Petitbon - Vercors, Vie Sauvage
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
An investigation on the natural reserve in the Vercors region, in an ecological, philosophical and political approach.
Victor Papanek - Design pour un monde réel
2021
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Design/Théories
forthcoming
Critical re-edition in French of an absolutely precursory and fundamental work for the inclusion of social and environmental issues in the design process: the manifesto of a radical reconfiguration of the field of design, of its forms but above all of its mission.
Espace art actuel - Climatology
2021
bilingual edition (texts in English and French)
Espace art actuel
Art, environment and climate emergency.
Critical Spatial Practice - Don\'t Follow the Wind
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - Critical Spatial Practice
The twelfth volume of the Critical Spatial Practices series focuses on “Don't Follow the Wind,” the acclaimed collaborative project situated in the radioactive Fukushima exclusion zone.
Thomas Tilly - Codex Amphibia (Phonotaxis) (CD)
2021
Aposiopèse
A new interpretation of the explosive frog breeding phenomenon.
Spectre - Contemporary Ruins
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectre
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale - Spectre
After the first two issues Mineral Pornography and Vegetal Trauma, the 3rd issue of Spectre invites contemporary artists to deliver their interpretation of contemporary ruins.
Iglika Christova - Art & Microbiologie
2021
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
Art & microbiology: an essay on the critical, ethical and historical dimensions that result from the entry of microorganisms into the creative process, between art and science.
François Lemieux - Going to, Making Do, Passing Just the Same
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University
In a series of essays the artist Edith Brunette and François Lemieux outline collectively a few proposals on the question of inhabiting as put forward from their multiple and tenuous attachements to the land.
Soldes
2021
French edition
Soldes Almanac
An illustrated almanac on arts, science, and society, dedicated to the wise men and the fools.
Julian Charrière - Towards No Earthly Pole
2021
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Julian Charrière's filmic journey to some of the most inhospitable areas of our planet.
Thierry Fontaine - Have you ever seen a nomad in a hury? - Evolution, hazard, hybridization, crossbreeding
2021
English edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
An encounter between Gilles Clément, botanist, landscape gardener and writer, and Thierry Fontaine, photographer, both globetrotters and fascinated by the evolution of living things and mutant landscapes.
Thierry Fontaine - A-t-on déjà vu un nomade pressé ? - Évolution, hasard, hybridation, métissage
2021
French edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
An encounter between Gilles Clément, botanist, landscape gardener and writer, and Thierry Fontaine, photographer, both globetrotters and fascinated by the evolution of living things and mutant landscapes.


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