Art & war / violence

 
 
Mihai Barabancea - Falling on Blades
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Photographer Mihai Barabancea portrays the underworld of post-Soviet Romania and Moldova: a set of subjects and scenes revealing the crude reality of the streets, zeroing in on moments of ruthless rawness and keen poignancy.
Brian Massumi - Ontopouvoir - Guerre, pouvoir, perception
2020
Les presses du réel – Theory – Drama
forthcoming
Lucia Piccioni - Art et fascisme - Peindre l\'italianité (1922-1943)
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Works in society
forthcoming
Heba Y. Amin - Research/Practice - The General\'s Stork
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - Research/Practice
forthcoming
The General's Stork explores historical accounts of biblical prophecies, colonial narratives, and the politics of technological warfare in the Middle East from a bird's eye view.
Diego Tonus - Never Again
2020
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
forthcoming
This book revolves around the cycle Topography of Terror, initiated by artists Elisa Caldana and Diego Tonus in 2017, and presents the making-of process behind Topography of Terror (19.12.2016) and Never Again, the first two episodes of the cycle.
Kara Walker - A Black Hole Is Everything a Star Longs to Be
2020
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
forthcoming
The drawing practice of Kara Walker.
Hito Steyerl - De l\'art en duty free - L\'art à l\'époque de la guerre civile planétaire
2020
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Perceptions
forthcoming
Hermann Nitsch - Traubenfleisch (2 vinyl LP)
2020
Tochnit Aleph
forthcoming
Presenting the first perfomance of Hermann Nitsch's grand and large-scale “Traubenfleisch” symphony.
Hermann Nitsch - Akustisches Abreaktionsspiel (CD)
2020
Tochnit Aleph
forthcoming
Reissue of Nitsch's very first release, originally published in 1972 by Edition Galerie Klewan in a limited edition of 100 copies.
Hermann Nitsch - Akustisches Abreaktionsspiel (vinyl LP)
2020
Tochnit Aleph
forthcoming
Reissue of Nitsch's very first release, originally published in 1972 by Edition Galerie Klewan in a limited edition of 100 copies.
Sammy Baloji - Ce qui fut et ce qui sera
2020
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
forthcoming
This collective book devoted to the work of Sammy Baloji explores how the artist, born in the DRC in 1978, attempts to “restore defeated connections”. How to think about the memory sifted through colonial violence? What effects does the mining of yesterday and today in Katanga and elsewhere have on the project of a common future? How does form make history beyond erasure?
Encircling the Image of Trauma
2020
English edition
Archive Books
This book tiptoes between aesthetics and ethics; it proposes to rethink trauma in its necessity as well as impossibility to be represented and understood.
Michael Rakowitz - Research/Practice - I\'m good at love, I\'m good at hate, it\'s in between I freeze
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - Research/Practice
The inaugural publication of the “Research/Practice” series focuses on an artistic research by Michael Rakowitz on the aftermath of a canceled show by Leonard Cohen initially scheduled in Palestine.
Our World Is Burning
2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
Palais de Tokyo - Catalogues
A political view of international contemporary creation seen from the Gulf region, where wars and diplomatic tensions have constantly determined the history of the early 21st century (exhibition catalogue).
Philippe Dudouit - The Dynamics of Dust
2019
French edition
Edition Patrick Frey
(last copies available!)
A long-term photographic study on the sociopolitical evolution of the Sahelo-Saharan region since 2008.
Philippe Dudouit - The Dynamics of Dust
2019
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
A long-term photographic study on the sociopolitical evolution of the Sahelo-Saharan region since 2008.
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.
Gustav Metzger - Writings (1953-2016)
2019
English edition
JRP|Editions - Anthologies & Art Theory
The complete writings of an influential figure.
Lele Saveri - Hong Kong Barricades
2019
English edition
Humboldt Books - Artist's Travels
Images of the Umbrella Revolution in Hong Kong by Italian photographer Lele Saveri.
Divided We Stand - 9th Busan Biennale 2018
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - Catalogues
The comprehensive catalogue of the 9th Busan Biennale, curated by Cristina Ricupero and Jörg Heiser, on the theme of divided territories caused by war, conflict, or colonization.
Alban Muja - Family Album - The Kosovo Pavilion – 58th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia
2019
bilingual edition (English / Albanian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
The catalogue of Alban Muja's project for the Kosovo Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale.
Serwan Baran - Fatherland - The Pavilion of Iraq – 58th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia
2019
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Commissioned by the Ruya Foundation for Contemporary Culture in Iraq and published on the occasion of the 58th Venice Biennale, Fatherland presents the work of Kurdish Iraqi artist Serwan Baran and his investigation of the concept of “fatherland” as opposed to what we traditionally understand as “motherland.”
Rayyane Tabet - Fragments
2019
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kaph Books
The book “Fragments”, designed by Lebanese artist Rayyane Tabet as an installation, coupled with a performance, is inspired by a family legend about Tabet's great-grand-father. The book accompanies an exhibition at the Kunstverein in Hamburg.
Keiichi Tanaami - Tears of Dreams
2019
no text
Nieves
Artist's book.


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