Switzerland

 
 
Jörg Wiesel - Manifesto of Artistic Research
2020
English edition
Diaphanes - Think Art
forthcoming
A manifesto for artistic research and in defense of its autonomy.
Jean Widmer - Une traversée
2019
French edition
EnsAD
forthcoming
Une relecture de l'œuvre du grand graphiste franco-suisse, pionnier du minimalisme et précurseur en terme de typographie.
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.
Art, Self & System
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
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.
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.
Philippe Dudouit - The Dynamics of Dust
2019
French edition
Edition Patrick Frey
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.
Aldo Schmid - Notebooks 2005-2018 (box set)
2019
no text
Edition Patrick Frey
A collection of ten facsimiled Moleskine notebooks filled with works by Swiss artist Aldo Schmid.
Hans Ulrich Obrist - An Exhibition Always Hides Another Exhibition - Texts on Hans Ulrich Obrist
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
A collection of essays and portraits on one of the most influential art critic and curator of today.
Andréas Kündig - Besognes pour visiteurs de musée (card game)
2019
French edition
MAMCO
A card game for young museum visitors imagined by cartoonist Andreas Kündig and the MAMCO.
 Gaechter+Clahsen - Fünf Finger Föhn Frisur
2019
bilingual edition (English / German)
Edition Patrick Frey
Zurich-based photographers Peter Gaechter and Bettina Clahsen document hairstyles from Switzerland's upscale salons, tracing hairstyle trends from the 1970s to the 1990s. The book collects their photographs along with texts by Bettina Clahsen and Swiss art historian and journalist Joerg Scheller.
Agathe Mareuge - Petite éternité - L\'œuvre poétique tardive de Jean Hans Arp
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Fundamental
A closer reading of the late poetry of Jean Hans Arp (1886-1966), major figure of the Dada movement in Zurich, a friend of the surrealists, painter, sculptor, also author of an important bilingual poetic work, which covers more than half a century of creation (with a choice of poems previously unpublished).
 Mosset & Christophe - (maxi 45RPM vinyl)
2019
French edition
CAN
The singer Christophe puts to music Olivier Mosset's interviews.
Alex Hanimann - Etwas fehlt
2019
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
Edition Patrick Frey
Artist's book: a catalogue of Alex Hanimann's photographic explorations over the past twelve years, with interview by Hans Ulrich Obrist and two essays.
Christian Lutz - The Pearl River
2019
French edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Post-empire in the new Middle Kingdom: what once was America is now China. After his Insert Coins project (2016) about the decline of Las Vegas, Swiss photographer Christian Lutz set off to explore the world's new gambling capital, Macao, where everything revolves likewise around money, luxury, surfaces.
Claudia Comte - The Curves, the Corners, and the Machines
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Printemps de septembre
This catalogue documents Claudia Comte's project for the 2016 edition of the Printemps de september, based on a selection of 600 parts from the aeronautics industry.
Sylvain Croci-Torti -
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
JRP|Editions - First monographs
First monograph on Swiss painter Sylvain Croci-Torti.
Giorgio Azzariti - In Search of a Language - A Journey through Peter Märkli\'s Imaginary
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cosa Mentale
A rereading of the work of the Swiss architect.
Stefan Burger -
2019
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
First monograph.
Erik Steinbrecher - Ausmalbuch
2019
English edition
Nieves
New works on paper.
Exhibiting in an Educational Field - LiveInYourHead 2009-2019
2019
texts in English and French
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
This hybrid publication's starting point relies in ten years of activities of LiveInYourHead, Geneva School of Art and Design (HEAD)'s exhibition space. Between a catalogue, an archive and a collective publication, this book explores the relationships between art education and curatorial knowledge.
Uncertain Patterns - Teaching and Learning Socially Engaged Art
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
An overview of study programs teaching socially engaged art.
Olivier G. Fatton - Coco
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Edition Patrick Frey
A series of portraits of performance artist, avowed transsexual anarchist with no place to call home, macho woman, fashion model for Marianne Alvoni, target for the Swiss tabloid: Eve-Claudine Lorétan, alias Coco.