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Architecture / urbanism

 
 
Swamps and the New Imagination - On the Future of Cohabitation in Art, Architecture and Philosophy
2021
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
forthcoming
An exploration of the "swampy" zone between the human and the other forms of life that make up his ecosystem and his environment, at the intersection of art, architecture and philosophy, in the perspective of a posthumanist ecology.
José Ignacio Linazasoro - La mémoire de l\'ordre - Les paradoxes du sens dans l’architecture moderne
2021
French edition
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale - Opus
forthcoming
First French translation of the essay of the Spanish architect José Ignacio Linazasoro.
Marcel Lods - Éduquer à l\'architecture moderne
2021
French edition
Athom
forthcoming
Transcripts of unpublished lectures and writings by the French architect-urbanist Marcel Lods (1891-1978).
Roula Matar - L\'architecture selon Gordon Matta-Clark
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
forthcoming
The architectural proposals of Gordon Matta-Clark.
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
forthcoming
An anthology of constructivist thought.
Stream - New Intelligences
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Stream
forthcoming
The fifth issue of the research book-magazine at the intersection of architecture, art and economy, investigates the forms of intelligences to be considered, learned and transmitted in order to overcome the anthropocene.
Jérôme Poret - Les hôtes (vinyl LP / booklet)
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
La Maréchalerie
forthcoming
A hybrid edition (a vinyl record with a newspaper and an insert) extending the artist's research on the links between sound, architecture and the history of spiritism.
Myr Muratet - Manual of Urban Ecology
2021
English edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Miscellaneous
forthcoming
This manual provides the current state of knowledge on the functioning of nature in an urban environment: its ecology.
Tools - Moulding
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Tools magazine
forthcoming
The first issue of the annual magazine that promotes know-how and technique in design, craft or industry, dedicated to molding.
Ronny Hardliz - Non-Construction - Architectural Gestures in Artistic Research
2021
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
forthcoming
By defining a concept of architecture based on the tactile experience and not on construction, this book allows us to explore both discursive practice as the study of architectural art and the integration of architectural art as a discourse of spatial practice.
Claire Richard - Technopolice : défaire le rêve sécuritaire de la safe city
2021
French edition
369 editions - Manuals
forthcoming
A manual of technological autonomy.
 BAUKUNST - Pensées
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale
forthcoming
A portrait of the Belgian architecture office BAUKUNST founded by Adrien Verschuere.
Mauro Restiffe - Santo Sospir
2021
English edition
Lenz Press
forthcoming
A series of images of Villa Santo Sospir in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, the "Tattooed Villa" transformed into an artwork by Jean Cocteau, whose Brazilian photographer Mauro Restiffe reveals the hidden details during a residency.
Valérie Mavridorakis - Siah Armajani, pragmatisme et anarchie (1957-1988)
2021
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
forthcoming
An in-depth study of the elaboration of the functional architectures-sculptures of the American artist of Iranian origin Siah Armajani (1939-2020), between utopia and pragmatism, allegorizing as much the ideals as the contradictions of the American democracy before being dedicated to figures of the anarchy.
Mahalla - The Survey (box set)
2021
English edition
Humboldt Books
Mahalla – The Survey offers a scientific investigation and an artistic statement which aims at a critical reading and a tentative exploration of a fascinating Uzbek cultural heritage: the mahalla (luxury box set including numerous documents, a 7" vinyl record by Carlos Casas and exclusive art prints by Bas Princen).
Voices (Towards Other Institutions)
2021
English edition
Lenz Press
An critical exploration of the public role of cultural institutions in times of global crisis.
Takashi Homma - Tokyo and my Daughter
2021
no text
Nieves
The complete edition of Takashi Homma's acclaimed homage.
DÉCOR
2021
French edition
Décor
EnsAD Paris (French National School for Decorative Arts)
First issue of the annual review of the École des arts décoratifs de Paris, devoted to the challenges of contemporary decor.
Maria Bottero - Forays beyond the Modern - The Architecture of Umberto Riva
2021
trilingual edition (English / French / Italian)
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale - Essays
An anthology.
Spectre - Contemporary Ruins
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectre
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale - Spectre
After the first two issues Mineral Pornography and Vegetal Trauma, the 3rd issue of Spectre invites contemporary artists to deliver their interpretation of contemporary ruins.
Yony Santos - Dixit - Hypercomfort
2021
bilingual edition (English / French)
Dixit
Caryatide / Cosa Mentale - Dixit
Second issue of the critical magazine Dixit in which the words of the architect Yony Santos from the swiss architecture practice TYPICALOFFICE and of Marina Otero Verzier, director of research at Het Nieuwe Instituut (HNI), confront each other around the theme of “A Matter of Data”.
Paolo Rosselli - Islamabad Today
2021
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A photographic journey through the architecture and history of the capital of Pakistan, built ex nihilo from 1961 to the mid 1970s.


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