Switzerland

 
 
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.
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.
John Armleder - The Grand Tour
2020
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
forthcoming
A retrospective look at the work of our contemporary art godfather.
Mine Dal - Everybody\'s Atatürk
2020
bilingual edition (English / Turkish)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A photographic journey in contemporary Turkey, looking for traces of the protean presence of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Republic.
Roger Eberhard - Human Territoriality
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A collection of photographs of former border regions around the globe and down through the course of human history.
 Manon - Feathers
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Feathers presents a collection of notes written by the Swiss artist during the conception of an aborted documentary in 2005. Taking the shape of a diary, it offers a unique gateway into Manon's daily life, interweaving memories and reflections on her artistic practice.
Alfio Tommasini - Via Lactea
2020
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Agricultural landscapes and portraits of the Swiss Alps: a visual study of the relationship between humans, animals and topography in the context of a rapidly changing agriculture and dairy industry.
L\'appartement
2020
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
A legendary Parisian collection of minimalist and conceptual art, and its evocative installation in the home of collector Ghislain Mollet-Viéville.
Jörg Wiesel - Manifesto of Artistic Research
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
Diaphanes - Think Art
A manifesto for artistic research and in defense of its autonomy.
Hannes Rickli - 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.
Fabienne Radi - Quarante et un titres autrement
2020
French edition
Lendroit éditions
forthcoming
This artist's book assembles 41 titles of literary works, transcribed in homophonic translation. An exercise in concrete poetry, stemming from the Oulipo tradition. To be seen as much as read.
Beni Bischof - Texte 4
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
Another pictureless, pocket-size book by Beni Bischof in his series. It is Bischof's personal presentation of his rich collection of catchy headlines and slogans, absurd comments and off-the-wall remarks. His text archives are a trove of inspiration for his pictures and titles.
Nicolas Frey - Monsters in Suits
2020
no text
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A series of blue ballpoint pen drawings capturing capitalist executives and far-right leaders as grotesque monsters in suits.
Art, Self & System
2020
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Stemming from the Master Fine Arts at the Zurich University of the Arts, this publication promotes the art school as a place for pedagogical, civic and political implications.
Mimi von Moos - Die Verwandte - Aus dem fotografischen Nachlass der Anne-Marie von Wolff
2020
German edition
Edition Patrick Frey
This publication brings together a selection of family photos taken between the 1930s and 1950s by amateur photographer Anne-Marie von Wolff. A fascinating, powerful work, brought to light by her great-grandniece, artist Mimi von Moos.
Neo Geography
2020
bilingual edition (English / Korean)
CAN
forthcoming
Publication based on the eponymous exhibitions organized at CAN, Neuchâtel, and Post Territory Ujeongguk, Seoul, bringing together the works of six Swiss and Korean artists, as well as new texts by Korean curators and theoreticians.
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.
Jean Widmer - Une traversée
2020
French edition
EnsAD
forthcoming
Mike Hentz - Works 7
2020
bilingual edition (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
forthcoming
A very special overview of the work of a new media art pioneer: snapshots from all over the world, paintings, collages, graphic and ornamental works, and various artifacts from the artist's collections, which include everything from old magazines to fabric patterns.
Minor Cinema - Experimental Film in Switzerland
2020
English edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Documents
JRP|Editions - Documents (co-edition Les presses du réel)
forthcoming
An archeology of Swiss experimental film.
Olivier Suter - Children
2019
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
A collection of photographs of children who grew up to become famous in a variety of fields, from literature to arts, sports, politics, and even crime. A photographic “Guess Who” of the 20th century in the making.
Thomas Krempke - The Whispering of Things
2019
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Thomas Krempke's photographic diary.
Stefan Banz - Marcel Duchamp: Richard Mutt\'s Fountain
2019
English edition
Kunsthalle Marcel Duchamp
Stefan Banz has brought together and evaluated all the relevant documents and sources relating to Fountain by Richard Mutt alias Marcel Duchamp. At least one thing is certain after reading them: Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven had definitively nothing to do with the creation of Fountain. In addition, Banz has succeeded in writing a highly inspiring book containing many new and revealing ideas that present this work of the century in a much more differentiated light.