architecture / urbanism

 
 
Michele Boni - L\'architecture de la bulle d\'air
2020
French edition
forthcoming
A manifesto of the architecture of the air.
 Raumlabor - Cantiere Barca
2019
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Archive Books
Publication documenting a series of workshops involving Raumlabor, a Berlin-based group architects, and the youths of Barca, a neighbourhood in outskirts of Turin. The project, which advocates for the re-appropriation of the public space, saw the development of a series of inhabitable environmental installations.
Ina Wudtke - The Fine Art of Living
2019
English edition
Archive Books
This monographs presents a decade of Wudtke's artistic work on gentrification in the city of Berlin.
Our Happy Life - Architecture and Well-Being in the Age of Emotional Capitalism
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - Catalogues
Our Happy Life investigates the architectural implications of the new happiness emotional paradigm by dissecting and questioning the political, economic, and emotional conditions that generate space today.
Nos jours heureux - Architecture et bien-être à l\'ère du capitalisme émotionnel
2019
French edition
Sternberg Press - Catalogues
Our Happy Life investigates the architectural implications of the new happiness emotional paradigm by dissecting and questioning the political, economic, and emotional conditions that generate space today.
Richard Wittman - Architecture, culture de l\'imprimé et sphère publique dans la France du XVIIIe siècle
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Works in society
A transdisciplinary study that sheds new light on the birth of modern architecture in France through its relations with the printed text, vector of the diffusion of the architectural ideal at the scale of the nation, and the emergence of the public sphere between the end of the 17th century and the French Revolution.
 Inessa Hansch & Susanne Kühn - House for a Painting
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Interdisciplinary and cross-border collaboration between Belgian architect Inessa Hansch and German artist Susanne Kühn: a work that combines architecture and painting, around space and its representation, which questions the idea of the inside and the outside.
Wilfrid Almendra - Light Boiled like Liquid Soap
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
Light Boiled like Liquid Soap is an immersive installation by Wilfrid Almendra featuring radio transmissions and a series of sculptural elements made of copper, plaster, and silicone in various states of dematerialization. Combining found and repurposed materials, the works attest to notions of desire, circulation, and flux, from protective spaces of retreat to global economies of exchange.
Andrea Pichl -
2019
bilingual edition (English / German)
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
New monograph: an overview of Andrea Pichl's sculptural, drawn and photographic work, with four essays.
Marco Assennato - La muse inquiétante - Architecture & société chez Manfredo Tafuri
2019
French edition
Mix
A genealogy of modern architectural culture through an analysis of the project both theoretical and practical of the Italian architect, historian and critic of architecture Manfredo Tafuri (1935-1994).
Enoc Perez - Liberty & Restraint
2019
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
New monograph.
 Audrey Muratet, François Chiron & Myr Muratet - Manuel d\'écologie urbaine
2019
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Architecture
This manual proposes a state of current knowledge on the functioning of nature in an urban environment: its ecology.
Gilles Coudert - L\'Esprit Le Corbusier (DVD)
2019
original version, English / French subtitles
a.p.r.e.s editions - Documents & Video Works (DVD)
Told by Charles Berling, the film by Gilles Coudert juxtaposes the director's experience as an adolescent growing up in the biggest project ever built by Le Corbusier in Europe, in Firminy, France with insights from several contemporary artists including architects, a choreographer, a filmmaker, a designer and a composer. Architectural historian Jean Louis Cohen provides comment as do several inhabitants and users of Le Corbusier's complex.
Carlos Martí Arís - Silences éloquents
2019
French edition
Cosa Mentale
It is a form of spiritual revolt that Spanish architect Carlos Martí Arís highlights through a transversal analysis of different artistic expressions that combine to enrich his reflection.
Bernard Quirot - Simplifions
2019
French edition
Cosa Mentale
In this writing, French architect Bernard Quirot carries a reflection on his theoretical foundations and evokes, through his architectural journey, a critical vision of the increasing complexity of the world.
Giorgio Azzariti - In Search of a Language - A Journey through Peter Märkli\'s Imaginary
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cosa Mentale
restocking in progress
currently out of stock
A rereading of the work of the Swiss architect.
Dominique Putz - Les figures architectoniques - La construction logique de la forme architecturale
2019
French edition
Cosa Mentale
restocking in progress
currently out of stock
Architectural shape is the interface where form and meaning meet and communicate. In this perspective the research addresses the decoding of the shape of buildings, cities and landscapes.
Rayyane Tabet - Fragments
2019
trilingual edition (French / English / Arabic)
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.
Francis Alÿs - Knots\'n Dust
2019
bilingual edition (English / Arabic)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Catalogue of Francis Alÿs' exhibition at Beirut Art Center.
Adelfo Scaranello - Musée des beaux-arts et d\'archéologie de Besançon
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Catalogue documenting the project for the restructuring of the Besançon Museum of Fine Arts and Archeology by Architectures Adelfo Scaranello.
2019
French edition
forthcoming
Reference monograph.
Tadashi Kawamata - Over Flow
2018
English edition
Kamel Mennour
This catalogue focuses on an immersive one-year project in Portugal, centered around questions of global ecology and tourism. Kawamata's large scale installation integrates both plastic residues and abandoned boats collected on Portugal's shores during beach cleaning campaigns. The publication features a text by the artist, exhibition views, and a section documenting related projects made by Kawamata throughout his career.
 Charlotte Malterre-Barthes & Marcel Jäggi - Some Haunted Spaces in Singapore
2018
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
An architectural exploration of haunted locations in Singapore.
 Gast Bouschet & Nadine Hilbert / Laura Mannelli - As above so below
2018
bilingual edition (English / French)
Centre des Arts (CDA)
Artists Gast Bouschet & Nadine Hilbert, and Laura Mannelli, collaborate on a selection of works that explore the concept of worlds within worlds based on Dante Alighieri's opus. These visual narratives are complemented by texts from writers Benjamin Bianciotto, Agnès de Cayeux, Peter Gray, Didier Ottaviani and Catherine Vidal.
Gabriel Sierra - Before Present
2018
English edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
This series of four short volumes documents an experimental project by the Colombian artist focusing on the psychological dimension of architecture based on the feeling of déjà-vu.