Eastern Europe

 
 
Ana Ofak - Agents of Abstraction
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
This historical essay recounts the story of the EXAT 51 collective—the first Yugoslavian abstract art group—and how it shaped the idea of abstract socialism by associating socialist cultural politics and modernist artistic practice.
Anri Sala - 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.
Pierre Bal-Blanc - Collective Exhibition for a Single Body - The Private Score – The Licence
2019
English edition
Paraguay Press
forthcoming
A score of performative gestures, drawn from the conceptual art and body art scenes from Central and Eastern Europe in the 1970s and 1980s.
Abstract Hungary
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - Catalogues
forthcoming
This catalogue stems from two eponymous exhibitions examining Hungary's art scene's drive toward abstraction to reflect on the complex social conditions of the country, from the 1960s to the present-day.
Milan Knížák - String Quartets (vinyl LP)
2019
Sub Rosa
A compilation of string compositions and collages by multimedia artist and composer Milan Knížák, performed by the fama Q string quartet.
Vangjush Vellahu - Fragments I - Where stories cut across the land
2019
English edition
Archive Books
This artist's book derives from a series of videos documenting the present situation of six unrecognized Republics on the border of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. Vellahu collects the collective memories of people and lands which have been affected by years of war and by the politics of borders.
Dorota Sajewska - Necroperformance - Cultural Reconstructions of the War Body
2019
English edition
Diaphanes - Think Art
Dorata Sajewska proposes an innovative perspective for looking back at the formative process of Polish modernity, delving into repressed areas of experience connected with World War I and the ensuing emancipatory movements.
Zsuzsanna Gahse - Cubes danubiens
2019
French edition
Hippocampe - Books
Un portrait poétique du Danube, entre contrainte et liberté.
Driant Zeneli - Maybe the Cosmos is not so Extraordinary - Albanian Pavilion – 58th International Art Exhibition. La Biennale di Venezia
2019
bilingual edition (English / Albanian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Catalogue of Driant Zeneli's multidisciplinary film and sculpture installation for the Albanian Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale.
Notes on Contemporary Art in Kosovo
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The art scene of Kosovo.
Eva Kot\'átková - The Dream Machine is Asleep
2019
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
New monograph.
André Kertész - The Art of Poise
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Jeu de Paume - Albums (exhibition catalogues)
currently out of stock
The portfolio of the exhibition at the Jeu de Paume – Château de Tours.
 Alina Popa & Florin Flueras - Unsorcery
2019
English edition
Punch
out of stock
A collection of writings by Alina Popa and Florin Flueras written in the past 7 years.
Jaanus Samma - Outhouse by the Church
2019
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A research on the borders between public and private space.
Piotr Uklański - Pornalikes
2019
sans texte
Edition Patrick Frey
A book of portraits with a difference, culled from a 2002–2018 photo archive of porn actors who resemble or actually even portray celebrities and public figures. Polish artist Piotr Uklański draws on a stock of hard and soft copies of “dirty” glossy men's magazines like Hustler and Loaded—as well as a plethora of meme culture material dumped on websites and blogs.
Jiří Georg Dokoupil - That\'s How We Live, Always Saying Goodbye - The Leopard Paintings
2019
bilingual edition (English / German)
WDPress / Éditions Moon Rainbow
Dokoupil's Leopard Paintings.
Morice Lipsi - L\'itinéraire d\'un sculpteur abstrait au XXe siècle - Suivi du catalogue de tout l\'œuvre sculpté
2019
French edition
Editions du Griffon - Monographs & catalogues
Reference monograph.
Sladjana Stankovic - Aménagements successifs du noir
2019
French edition
Rue du Bouquet
forthcoming
Octavian Nemescu - Gradeatia / Natural - 1973-83 (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Sub Rosa
out of stock
Two electronic pieces by avant-garde Romanian composer Octavian Nemescu. Recorded in 1982, Gradeatia is an ambient track designed to accompany the mural paintings at the Voronet monastery in Romanian Moldavia. The second composition, Natural, appears in its original version of 1973, and in its final version of 1983.
 Acezantez - Acezantez (vinyl LP)
2018
French edition
Sub Rosa
Avant-garde Croatian experimental '70s masterpiece, never reissued before.
Andro Wekua -
2018
bilingual edition (English / German)
JRP|Editions - Monographs
Reference monograph.
Victor Man - Childhood Drawings for Rózsa
2018
English edition
Centre d'édition contemporaine
This artist's book reproduces a series of comics made by Victor Man when he was a child in communist Romania in the early 1980s. These drawings reveal the artist's fascination for the then rare Western magazines. The publication opens with a letter from Victor Man to little Rózsa, to whom the book is dedicated.
Piotr Łakomy - 1211210
2018
bilingual edition (English / Polish)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
First monograph dedicated to the Polish visual artist, designed in close cooperation with graphic designer Krzysztof Pyda, and focusing mostly on Łakomy's sculptures and installations (texts by Jakub Bąk, Martha Kirszenbaum, and Chris Sharp).
Katja Novitskova - Ringier 2017
2018
English edition
JRP|Editions - Artists' books & editions
A visual tour de force (artist's book).