Sound arts

 
 
Christian Marclay - Index
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
This publication brings together the source material that has informed Marclay's visual practice over the past few years. It gathers nearly 300 black & white xeroxes of found image collages compiled with the help of graphic designer Laurent Benner.
2020
French edition
Squint.press
forthcoming
Book / sonic sculpture.
2020
French edition
Squint.press
forthcoming
Entonnoir de Nous: a machine misunderstands two humans over several years, and unwittingly writes a book of poetry.
Ulrich Krieger - Wall of Sound - Drones Patterns Noises (3 CD)
2020
Sub Rosa
forthcoming
Walls of Sounds is a music of sonic sensations. It is a physical and sensual approach to the phenomenon of thick sound worlds. Sound waves become physical objects, four-dimensional sonic sculptures to be experienced, bodily and mentally (works by Alvin Lucier, Phill Niblock, John Cage, John Duncan, James Tenney, Terry Riley, Lee Ranaldo, Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Boris Hegenbart, Ulrich Krieger, Zbigniew Karkowski).
Christina Kubisch - Italienische Stücke (CD)
2020
Tochnit Aleph
forthcoming
Release of conceptual and perfomative pieces by Christina Kubisch composed & realised between 1974 and 1984, during Kubisch's years in Italy.
Gerhard Rühm - Ausgewählte Kurze Hörstücke (1961-1987) (vinyl LP)
2020
Tochnit Aleph
forthcoming
Unlike previous Gerhard Rühm editions on Tochnit Aleph which portrayed his phonetic poetry and longform radio-plays, the pieces on this edition are more conceptual, actionistic and (mostly) sound-based works recorded between 1962 and 1987.
Revue & Corrigée
2020
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
forthcoming
Bruce McClure / Contemporary Arabic-language poetry: Soukaina Habiballah / Isabelle Duthoit / Jacques Brodier / Kazuo Imai / Evan Parker...
Thomas Köner - Motus (vinyl LP)
2020
Mille Plateaux
forthcoming
Thomas Köner's new album, marking the relaunch of the lengendary Mille Plateaux label.
Thomas Köner - Motus (CD)
2020
Mille Plateaux
forthcoming
Thomas Köner's new album, marking the relaunch of the lengendary Mille Plateaux label.
A-sides - A cosmology of audio editions by artists around the Arc Lémanique region
2020
English edition
Clinamen
Art & vinyl: an analytic anthology of artist's records in Switzerland.
Roven - Special Drawing & Sound issue
2020
French edition
Roven
Roven - Roven magazine
Roven #15 is entirely devoted to the links between drawing and sound.
Spectres - Resonances
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectres
Shelter Press - Spectres
The second issue of the annual publication dedicated to sound and music experimentation, co-published by Shelter Press and Ina GRM – Groupe de Recherches Musicales, is dedicated is devoted to the concept of resonances, with contributions by Maryanne Amacher, Chris Corsano, Ellen Fullman, Christina Kubisch, Okkyung Lee, Pali Meursault, Jean-Luc Nancy, David Rosenboom, Tomoko Sauvage, The Caretaker, David Toop, and Christian Zanési.
L\'expérience de l\'expérimentation
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Ohcetecho (sound arts)
An overview of the experimental sound practices today (contributions by Jean-Yves Bosseur, Pierre-Albert Castanet, Bertrand Denzler, Bastien Gallet, Jean-Luc Guionnet, Fabien Hein, Michel Henritzi, Tom Johnson, Eric La Casa, Lionel Marchetti, and Matthieu Saladin).
Ultrablack of Music
2020
English edition
Mille Plateaux
The ultra-blackness manifesto: a Deleuzian reading of the philosophical and socio-political stakes of the current electronic music scene (publication marking the reactivation of the influential label Mille Plateaux, with texts by an ensemble of international musicians, artists and theorists: Frédéric Neyrat, Achim Szepanski, Holger Schulze, Gerriet K. Sharma, Bernd Herzogenrath, Corry Shores, Marcus Schmickler, Thomas Brinkmann, Thomas Köner...).
Crys Cole - Beside Myself (vinyl LP)
2020
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
The Canadian artist's second album features two immersive pieces that explore ideas of compositional drift: The Nonsuch is inspired by nocturnal hallucinations while In Praise of Blandness builds on sinologist François Jullien's concept of “blandness”.
Stéphane Thidet - Tant que les Îles (book / vinyl LP)
2020
La Maréchalerie
Vinyl record unique for each edition, accompanied with a 36 page booklet with 16 drawings by Stéphane Thidet.
Frédéric Acquaviva - Antipodes
2020
AcquAvivA
Frédéric Acquaviva's new record—A QR code record without record limited to 100 copies: a 69 minutes opera for voices (with Joël Hubaut, who also wrote the text, Dorothy Iannone and Loré Lixenberg), dead electronics and video.
Revue & Corrigée
2020
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
currently out of stock
Emma Souharce, contemporary Arabic-language poetry, Michèle Bokanowski, Olivia Block, Barre Philips, Jojo Hiroshige, Lin Chi-Wei...
Lars Fredrikson -
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
First monograph dedicated to the radical Swedish painter, draftsman, sculptor, and precursor of sound arts (audio CD included).
Théo Robine-Langlois - C\'est toujours beaux un nuage au pire c\'est chiant (vinyl LP)
2019
DUUU
A radio novel inspired by the author's previous publication, associating infuences from sound fictions, experimental music, sound poetry, and rap.
Peter Szendy - Bendings - Four Variations on Anri Sala
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Four essays by philosopher and musicologist Peter Szendy on Anri Sala's recent practice. Szendy emphasises the key role played by music and sound in Sala's sensorial installations.
The Middle Matter - Sound as interstice
2019
English edition
Q-O2
This reader brings together artistic and theoretical contributions on the instertitial nature of sound. This issue is addressed through a variety of prisms, such as format, language, politics, or new technologies.
Andrew Pekler - Sounds From Phantom Islands (vinyl LP)
2019
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
The soundtrack of an interactive project around phantom islands—islands that appeared on historical maps but never actually existed. A collection of fictitious soundscapes, between field recording and exotica music.
Lauren Tortil - Une généalogie des grandes oreilles
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Tombolo Presses
Une généalogie des grandes oreilles is the result of an iconographic research conducted by artist Lauren Tortil over the past three years on what she calls “Big Ears”: these military surveillance devices that call upon mediated listening – an increased listening through a mediator, such as a tool, an instrument, an architecture, a system, etc.—and that the modern man has relentlessly improved with the purpose of anticipating potential dangers.


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