Art & environment / ecology

 
 
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Works in society
forthcoming
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectre
Cosa Mentale - Spectre
forthcoming
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.
Sahli Hansjörg - Rhonegletscher
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A series of photographs of the Rhône Glacier in Switzerland, taken between the summers of 2014 and 2017. Each year during this season, the authorities cover the glacier with blankets to fight melting ice.
Oceanography
2020
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
2020
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
2020
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.
Andreas Züst - Pursuit of Wonders
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
From 1970s to his death in 2000, scientist, artist and art collector Andreas Züst spent time in Greenland, photographing ice in its most diverse forms. This publication gathers a selection from this extensive collection, alongside contextual essays.
Puissance du végétal et cinéma animiste - La vitalité révélée par la technique
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
forthcoming
A collective and transdisciplinary study of the representation of plants and their powers to reflect on the question of animation, cinema, photography and, more broadly, image, in the Anthropocene era and in the context of the "vegetal turn" at work in the human sciences as well as in contemporary art.
The Wild Book of Inventions
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Twenty authors and artists reinvent our relationship to nature.
Futurity Report - Counter-Histories Vol. 1
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
Theorists, historians, and artists address the precarious futurity of the notion of the future itself.
Flore Garcin-Marrou - Penser le design avec la philosophie
2020
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
forthcoming
Thinking design with philosophy (a teaching manual).
Minor cosmopolitan - Thinking art, politics, and the universe together otherwise
2020
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
Rethinking cosmopolitanism without its exploitative grip through alternative traditions and practices of the cosmopolitan from across the globe.
Antoine Boute - Prompt
2020
French edition
Zero2
forthcoming
52 short poems, written in a nervous prose during periods of trance. A response to the “disease of globalization.”
Joyce Campbell - On the Last Afternoon - Disrupted Ecologies and the Work of Joyce Campbell
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
forthcoming
Monographic catalogue examining the forcefield of relations artist Joyce Campbell has activated between photography, philosophy, ecology, material history, science fiction, and the care and reading of sacred and symbolic landscapes, over the course of her near three-decade career.
Martin Herbert - Unfold This Moment - The Art of Carol Bove
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
An exploration of the work of sculpture and conceptual artist Carol Bove, by art critic Martin Herbert.
Caio Reisewitz - Altamira
2020
English edition
CPG (Centre de la photographie Genève)
forthcoming
This photographic publication documents the ecological and human devastation caused by the construction of the Belo Monte dam in the Amazon.
Daniel Steegmann Mangrané - Ne voulais prendre, ni forme, ni chair, ni matière
2020
French edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Catalogue.
Plasticity of the Planet - On Environmental Challenge for Art and Its Institutions
2020
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
This publication extends an exhibition program that examines the environmental challenges facing the art world and its institutions, drawing on the concept of “destructive plasticity” theorized by philosopher Catherine Malabou.
Ursula Biemann -
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
CCS (Centre culturel suisse Paris)
A notebook based on Ursula Biemann's latest film, Acoustic Ocean, an expedition to the depths of the Arctic Ocean in search of interspecies communications.
Roger Eberhard - Human Territoriality
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
A collection of photographs of former border regions around the globe and down through the course of human history.
Larissa Sansour - Research/Practice - Heirloom
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - Research/Practice
This publication documents the artistic research for Sansour's project for the Danish Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale: a dark science fiction narrative set after an eco-disaster, evolving into an intimate dialogue about memory, exile and nostalgia.
Daniel Steegmann Mangrané - The Spiral Forest
2020
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
This catalogue documents a project for which Steegmann Mangrané intends to reframe the history of abstraction, inviting us to re-evaluate the traditional division between nature and culture. It features a selection of works inspired by the artist's readings, from Roger Caillois to Merleau-Ponty.
Christoph Hoffmann - Natures of Data - A Discussion between Biology, History and Philosophy of Science and Art
2020
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
A transdisciplinary discussion on the influence of computer-based technologies on the conditions of biological research.


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