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Walter Grasskamp - The Angel Vanishes - Profiles in Postmodern Art
English edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
Four decades of incisive writing about contemporary art, fired by enthusiasm and scepticism alike, by the eminent German cultural critic and commentator Walter Grasskamp (essays on Joseph Beuys, Hans Haacke, Duane Hanson, Jörg Immendorff, Axel Kasseböhmer, Alex Katz, Anselm Kiefer, Per Kirkeby, Karin Kneffel, Eduardo Paolozzi, Sigmar Polke, Markus Raetz, Gerhard Richter, Sarkis, Aldo Walker, Ben Willikens).
Pierre Soulages - Outrenoir
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
A series of “Outrenoirs” produced by Pierre Soulages between 1986 and 2018.
Faire – To look at things - Volume 08 (#27, 28, 29, 30)
bilingual edition (English / French)
Faire
Empire - Faire magazine – To look at things
Issues 27 to 30 of the critical review dedicated to graphic design.
Christian Marclay - Index
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
This publication brings together the source material that has informed Marclay's visual practice over the past few years. It gathers nearly 600 black & white Xeroxes of found image collages compiled with the help of graphic designer Laurent Benner.
 Manon - Feathers
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
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.
 Veli & Amos - This is not a commercial - Billboard/Billding
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Artists' book.
Artforum - March 2021
English edition
Artforum
Joan Mitchell, Louis Fratino, Cecilia Vicuña, Lorraine O'Grady...
Ceija Stojka - The Paper is Patient
English edition
Paraguay Press
The work of Ceija Stojka (1933-2013) is considered today an invaluable testimony on the deportation and the holocaust of the Romani people during the Second World War. For the very first time, this publication considers equal to her graphic work the notes she wrote on the back of her drawings and paintings.
Kara Walker - A Black Hole Is Everything a Star Longs to Be
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
The drawing practice of Kara Walker.
Ann Böttcher - Works 2000-2020
English edition
Lenz Press
This major monographic publication is the first in-depth study of the oeuvre of Swedish artist Ann Böttcher.
Liz Craft - New York & Beyond - 2017-2019
English edition
CEC (Centre d'édition contemporaine)
A selection of recently exhibited works of the Californian artist.
Anne Dressen - Fluidités
bilingual edition (English / French)
CEC (Centre d'édition contemporaine)
Anne Dressen talks about her curatorial practice (and more broadly about the world in which it takes place); Nick Mauss, with whom the curator exchanges regularly, intervenes in her text, by insertions and echoes.
Guillaume Dénervaud - Fumées Sombres
English edition
CEC (Centre d'édition contemporaine)
A series of cutouts from drawings made in graphite on 46 by 61 cm size paper, and which are part of the Fumées Sombres series (2020).
Ted Dodson - An Orange
English edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Ted Dodson's thoughtful and experiential second collection of poems.
An Instant Before the World - Rabat contemporary Art Biennal
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
The first edition of the Rabat Contemporary Art Biennial— the first all-female Biennial of Contemporary Art—, held in the Moroccan capital and devised by Abdelkader Damani, director of the Frac Centre-Val de Loire, from September to December 2019.
Clubbing - Hubert
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cura. - Cura.books
Issue dedicated to the iconic Parisian club Les Bains Douches.
Mousse
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse
Mousse - Mousse Magazine
Alan Michael, Jesse Wine, Beth Collar, Peter Fend, Tau Lewis, Robin Peckham, McKenzie Wark...
Mike Kelley - Materialistic Aesthetics And Memory Illusions
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An analysis of Mike Kelley's work as a position in materialist philosophy, which appears as the feature that is most at stake in his artistic practice, focusing on the pieces he produced around the issue of memory––his leitmotiv from 1995 onward.
Artifices instables - Histoires de céramiques
bilingual edition (English / French)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A journey of invention and experimentation through more than 200 pieces by international artists, observing the diversity not only of forms and decorations, but also of manufacturing processes of ceramic.
1 Million Roses for Angela Davis / 1 Million Rosen für Angela Davis
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
"1 Million Roses for Angela Davis" traces Davis' immense influence and legacy as activist and scholar on contemporary artists today, while simultaneously teasing out the contradictions her presence and agenda posed to the GDR's interpretation and application of Marxism.
Nino Migliori - Gente del Delta 1958
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Humboldt Books - Time Travel
The early work of the doyen of Italian photography paint a striking portrait of Italy in the 1950s.
Carlos Casas - Cemetery - Journeys to the Elephant Graveyard and Beyond
English edition
Humboldt Books - Artist's Travels
Cemetery. Journeys to the Elephant Graveyard and Beyond compiles a selection of the visual and research materials accumulated during the development of the film and project Cemetery (2009–2019).
Ieva Epnere - Rīgas cirks Riga Circus
bilingual edition (English / Latvian)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
A kaleidoscopic peek into the traditional circus of Riga.
Guido Yannitto - Blaues Gras Entlang Flüsse / Pasto azul a lo largo de los rios
trilingual edition (English / German / Spanish)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Olaf Holzapfel's and Guido Yannitto's textile works.
Mathieu Copeland - En affinité(s) - Allan Kaprow / Arnaud Labelle-Rojoux
bilingual edition (English / French)
Loevenbruck
A new essay by curator and publisher Mathieu Copeland about Arnaud Labelle-Rojoux's reinvention of Allan Kaprow's environment The Apple Shrine and considering, more generally, the themes of reinvention in art and the exhibition form.
Marianne Vitale - The World, the Flesh and the Devil
bilingual edition (English / French)
Editions Lutanie
A project developed by American artist Marianne Vitale around the history of an American hospital built in France during the First World War (with an essay by Rachel Valinsky).
Antoine Läng - Fictation
bilingual edition (English / French)
Édition Gamut
A publication project about listening and sound relations.
Fouad Bellamine - Colours of Silence
trilingual edition (English / Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
“Just painting, without any pattern-pretext nor anecdote”: the first monograph of Moroccan abstract painter Fouad Bellamine.
Aurélie Slonina - La Dérive des météores
bilingual edition (English / French)
La Maréchalerie
First monograph.
Deculturalize
trilingual edition (English / German / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
The radical feminist practice of the Italian art historian, art critic, poet, and feminist Carla Lonzi (1931–1982) and its potential relationship to both historical and contemporary art practices offers the contextual framework for the publication Deculturalize.
Julian Charrière - Towards No Earthly Pole
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Julian Charrière's filmic journey to some of the most inhospitable areas of our planet.
Francesco Clemente - Watchtowers, Keys, Threads, Gates
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
New monograph, documenting a large-scale installation that reflects the artist's dreamlike aesthetic, his ongoing exploration of notions of movement, transition and vulnerability, and mythological narratives, offering a rare glimpse into Clemente's forays into the field of sculpture.
Diego Perrone - Perrone Works
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
This catalogue demonstrates the complexity of Diego Perrone's practice with a thorough analysis of his work from the beginning to the present day.
Fredrik Værslev - Open Window
bilingual edition (English / Norwegian)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A rich selection of archival material along with critical essays and the series of paintings and spatial intervention that Fredrik Værslev especially produced for his exhibition at the Kunstnerforbundet in Oslo.
Fredrik Værslev - World Paintings
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Dieter Roelstraete deciphers the series of national flags painted by Norwegian artist Fredrik Værslev.
Louis De Belle - Cartographies
English edition
Humboldt Books
A photographic series that portrays details of the clothes of passers-by glimpsed along the streets of Manhattan (artist's book).
Don\'t rest, narrate
English edition
Torpedo
A book about art, publishing and collaboration.
Mirjam Wirz - Sobre El Río (Passage)
bilingual edition (English / Spanish)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
This publication tells of the journey of a photographic research of the origins of cumbia music along the lower Magdalena river in Colombia.
Joel Mu - Jupiter - Andreas Sell “Life Performance”
English edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Jupiter is the monograph of the artist Andreas Sell by the curator Joel Mu and the outcome of their collaboration. It includes a selection of Andreas Sell's work of the last fifteen years, an essay in five parts by Joel Mu, and a poem by Alice Heyward.
Elisabeth Wild - Fantasías
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
currently out of stock
This monograph showcases Elisabeth Wild's kaleidoscopic and vibrantly colored collages titled Fantasías.
Mark Wigley - Critical Spatial Practice - Konrad Wachsmann\'s Television – Post-architectural Transmissions
English edition
Sternberg Press - Critical Spatial Practice
In this provocative intellectual biography, architectural historian Mark Wigley makes the surprising claim that the thinking behind modernist architect Konrad Wachsmann's legendary projects was dominated by the idea of television.
Josephine Meckseper -
bilingual edition (English / French)
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
New monograph / catalogue.
Heba Y. Amin - Research/Practice - The General\'s Stork
English edition
Sternberg Press - Research/Practice
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.
Aesthetics of the Commons
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
The efficiency of art in common.
Bezna
English edition
Punch
An anthology of the artists' zine.
Rejected - Designs for the European Flag
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
Wirklichkeit Books
restocking in progress
currently out of stock
All flag designs proposals rejected by the Council of Europe until 1955, published for the first time, with a text by German-French artist and writer Marie Rotkopf, who tackles the EU's neoliberal political cynicism and Germany's expansion of power with biting irony.
Sound American - The Folk Issue
English edition
Sound American
Sound American
Sound American's 25th issue celebrates explores the intersections of folk and experimental music practices (edited by Sarah Hennies and Anna Roberts-Gevalt, featuring Throbbing Gristle, Henry Flynt, Suzanne Kite and Scott Benesiinaabandan, John McCowen, Meredith Monk and Peggy Seeger...).
Ash Fure - Something to Hunt (book / CD with digital download)
English edition
Sound American
The first ever portrait album of Ash Fure's music, performed by the International Contemporary Ensemble, Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra, Rebekah Heller, Brandon Lopez, and Nate Wooley. Released as a limited edition hardcover book with a digital download code included, featuring documentation from Ash Fure's immersive performances, commentary by the composer, an interview with Nate Wooley (Sound American editor), and contributions from Zachary Woolfe (New York Times), Steve Smith (New Yorker), and others.
Artists as Iconographers
bilingual edition (English / French)
Empire - Books
Catalogue dedicated to contemporary artists whose production concentrate on the reuse of existing images (new expanded edition). This publication investigates the various practices of these iconographer artists through documentation, illustrations, essays, and interviews (with Haris Epaminonda, Wade Guyton, Camille Henrot, Thomas Hirschhorn, Jonathan Monk, Linder Sterling…).
The Drawing Center Family - Permanent Flood
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Drawings by artists et alii: previously unpublished works on paper by Matali Crasset, Chris Dercon, Koo Jeong-A, Maurizio Cattelan, Kim Gordon, John Giorno, Ugo Rondinone, Xavier Veilhan, Alexandra Midal, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Amy O'Neill, Arto Lindsay, Yan Pei-Ming, Kamel Mennour, Melvil Poupaud, Sheila Hicks...
Matali Crasset - The Drawing Center - Les trognes
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Matali Crasset's drawings sketchbooks.
Steve DiBenedetto - The Drawing Center - Chromatic Oblivion – Drawings, 1986-2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – The Drawing Center
Steve DiBenedetto's drawings.
Laurent Sfar - La Bibliothèque grise
bilingual edition (English / French)
Captures - Digressions (interviews)
A conversation around books and reading, education and teaching methods, food and culinary practices, and agriculture and ecology.
Jan Robert Leegte - The Reconfigured Nature
bilingual edition (English / French)
CDA (Centre des Arts)
Set alongside guest contributions, this catalogue offers, from the works of the two Dutch artists Nicky Assmann and Jan Robert Leegte, a fresh take on the fundamental concept of nature, in an age when science and technology are capable of replicating its phenomena.
Dixit - Hypercomfort – Bruther & Laurent Stalder
bilingual edition (English / French)
Dixit
Cosa Mentale - Dixit
First issue of the critical magazine published by Cosa Mentale, in which the words of the architecture practice Bruther and of Laurent Stalder, professor of architecture history at ETH, confront each other around the theme of “hypercomfort.”
Claire Tabouret -
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
First monograph, with a wide selection of of Claire Tabouret's works (paintings, drawings, and sculptures), two essays and a set of literary quotes chosen by the artist.
Stéphane Blanquet - Dans les têtes de Stéphane Blanquet
bilingual edition (English / French)
United Dead Artists
The catalogue of Stéphane Blanquet's evolving exhibition in the whole space of the Halle Saint-Pierre, Parisian temple of art brut and outsider art: a vast retrospective in 1.9 kg of images (drawings, photographs, tapestries, sculptures), with also the works of invited artists: Keiichi Tanaami, Bruno Richard, Samplerman, Jan Švankmajer, Dr. Karayom, etc.
Thulani Davis - Nothing but the Music
English edition
Blank Forms - Books
Thulani Davis' collection of poetry about music.
Alain Buffard - Good Boy
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts –
CND (Centre National de la Danse) - Printed books
This reference book devoted to the figure and work of the choreographer Alain Buffard (1960-2013) brings together rich testimonies, extensive iconography and unpublished archival documents.
Germaine Dulac - What is cinema?
bilingual edition (English / French)
Light Cone
The first published edition of Germaine Dulac's What is Cinema?, almost 75 years after its creation, illuminates the vital role of this pioneer of the 1920s French avant-garde, as an innovator of modern cinematic thought, who was reflecting, early on, in a sustained and analytical way about what cinema is.
Eric Vautrin - Le cinquième mur - Formes scéniques contemporaines & nouvelles théâtralités
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts – Miscellaneous
A collection of interviews and studies of performances that constitutes a crossing of the contemporary theatrical and choreographic landscape, re-examining the critical and theoretical tools that allow us to apprehend and think about current scenic forms.
Julius Eastman - Femenine - Performed by ensemble 0  (CD)
Sub Rosa
Julius Eastman's major yet long-forgotten ensemble piece from 1974, dense and hypnotic, played by Ensemble 0.
Hans Op de Beeck - Staging Silence - Original Film Soundtracks (2 vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
An exquisite study in dreamlike abstract ambience, a kaleidoscope of sounds and tones that engage the head and the heart.
 Hastings of Malawi - Axial Incidents (The X-Mas Album) (vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
Hastings of Malawi's third LP—the antithesis of Christmas albums.
Sven-Åke Johansson - Night Music - First recordings (vinyl LP + 2 CD)
Edition Telemark
"Night Music" unearthes Sven-Åke Johansson's very first recordings from 1964—made with his Tandberg tape recorder in the Kronenburg Bar, a dive bar in the red-light district in Münster/Westfalen (West Germany). There he performed jazz versions of popular songs and standards with Uwe Wegner (piano) and Gerold Flasse (double bass), sometimes joined by Dutch singer Jenny Gordee. Young Udo Lindenberg was a frequent guest at the Kronenburg Bar
Philip Corner - Deutsche Bundesbahn (vinyl LP)
Edition Telemark
Two previously unreleased recordings from Philip Corner's "Gong/Ear" series of works. Side A was recorded on a South German night train ride in 1990, side B in the Alps in 1994.
Kparr Dirè - Balafon Music from Lobi Country (vinyl LP + DVD)
Edition Telemark
LP plus DVD with full-length movie (125 minutes) of Balafon music of the Lobi people, recorded in and around Gaoua, Burkina Faso, on a two-week journey in June 2014, by Dirk Dresselhaus (alias Schneider TM), Julian Kamphausen and Arved Schultze. Packaged in a full-colour gatefold sleeve with DVD tray, with numerous photos and an extensive interview with Dresselhaus.
Yan Jun - Ring + balance / Solo with background (vinyl LP)
Edition Telemark
A split LP featuring two complementary experimental sound performances.
John Tilbury - Contre-Courbes (2 CD)
Akousis Records
Two improvised concerts where are woven between the piano and the saxophone subtle games of harmonic textures, appearances of differential sounds, resonances and sometimes some more noisy sequences.
Xavier Charles - Spectre (CD)
Akousis Records
Six pieces exploring multi-phonic spaces on the clarinet and alto saxophone, spaces linked to breath and the sonic landscapes developed by the amplification.
Persona Everyware
texts in English and French
What You See Is What You Hear (Volume) - Books, editions & records
Through a set of artistic proposals and a fictional conversation, this publication explores the ways in which individual and collective identities manifest and reconfigure themselves in the digital age and the health crisis.
Teo Schifferli - 2/5
Captures - 2/5 Series
Four artist's posters.
Espace art actuel - Come Out
bilingual edition (texts in English and French)
Espace art actuel
Re-territorializing the public space.
Eilith Le Fort - Synästhetische Bilder (DVD)
Errant Bodies - Records (CDs / DVDs)
An exploration of the synesthetic phenomenon, where language and perception interweave in poetical ways.
Volume ! - Le monde ou rien ? – Légitimité et authenticité dans les musiques hip hop
texts in English and French
Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
Mélanie Seteun - Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
How the question of legitimacy and authenticity has influenced the practices and receptions of hip-hop music.
Brian Massumi - Ontopouvoir - Guerre, pouvoir, perception
French edition
Les presses du réel – Theory – Drama
An original theory of power based on a dense and insightful inquiry into the consequences of the "Global War on Terror" and the security state, up to the imposition of neoliberal logic and the overflowing of the media made viral.
Michael Marder - La pensée végétale - Une philosophie de la vie des plantes
French edition
Les presses du réel – Theory – Miscellaneous
Vegetal life at the forefront of philosophical thought.
Carlos Martí Arís - Les variations de l\'identité - Le type en architecture
French edition
Cosa Mentale - Essays
First French translation of the seminal essay on type in architecture by Spanish architect Carlos Martí Arís.
Politiques de la distraction
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Labex / ArTeC
A collective and transdisciplinary reflection on the notion of distraction, thought both as the stigma of our societies and as its antidote.
Valentin Husson - L\'Écologique de l’Histoire
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
Valentin Husson overturns the traditional hierarchy between being and having, rehabilitating the latter as an ecological imperative, in order to rethink our relationship to the environment, in an innovative re-reading of the history of philosophy.
Alexis Nouss - Droit d\'exil - Pour une politisation de la question migratoire – précédé de Covidexil
French edition
Mix
A manifesto for the right of exile: the foreigner is the future of the citizen.
Neil McWilliam - L\'esthétique de la réaction - Tradition, foi, identité et l\'art français (1900-1914)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A study that explores the complex relationship between nationalism, traditionalism and the critique of modern culture in France in the decades preceding the First World War.
Lucia Piccioni - Art et fascisme - Peindre l\'italianité (1922-1943)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A reconstruction of the vast network of images and texts that give shape to Italian fascist totalitarianism.
Thierry Fontaine - A-t-on déjà vu un nomade pressé ? - Évolution, hasard, hybridation, métissage
French edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
An encounter between Gilles Clément, botanist, landscape gardener and writer, and Thierry Fontaine, photographer, both globetrotters and fascinated by the evolution of living things and mutant landscapes.
Martin Cothren - Tu sais où je suis et je sais où tu es
French edition
Dis Voir - Visual Arts – Encounters
The encounter between international artist Gary Hill and Martin Cothren, an Amerindian fisherman from the Yakama reserve, thrown in prison and died homeless shortly after his release: conceived by Gary Hill, this singular book alternates the story of their common history over twenty years, touching and tragic (an opportunity for Hill to look back on his own trajectory) and Cothren's letters, interspersed with his extraordinary naive drawings.
Raoul Ruiz - Un aviateur de neuf ans
French edition
Dis Voir - Cinema – Fictions
An unpublished tale by Raoul Ruiz.
Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance -
French edition
Dis Voir - Design
First monograph on French designer Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance, whose practice, deeply rooted in natural forms and fine craftsmanship, ranges from objects or furniture design to architecture working for majors industry leaders, as well as many private projects.
Abigail Lang - La conversation transatlantique - Les échanges franco-américains en poésie depuis 1968
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Fundamental
The fertile exchanges between French and American poetry since 1968.
Liliane Giraudon - Sade épouse Sade
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
An essay on the love relationship between Sade and Renée Pélagie, his wife, followed by an anthology of letters from Sade to Renée Pélagie.
Amandine André - Anatomique comme
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
From Pantin to Paris-North Station, via "somewhere in Latin America": an implosive writing for a mapping of violence. Both a poetic document and a choreographer's notebook.
Alain Frontier - Du mauvais père
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Fabienne Létang - Chambre froide
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
A series of photographic performances by Fabienne Létang, confined to her studio, with texts by Liliane Giraudon, Amandine André and A.C. Hello.
Lucien Jean - En herbe / In Virus Times (livre + CD)
French edition
Lenka lente
Two short stories by Lucien Jean (1870-1908), accompanied by a mini CD slipped into the book: an unpublished atmospheric piece, recorded for the occasion, by Lee Ranaldo.
Philippe Thomas - L\'agence
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
The first systematic and exhaustive study of the company named Readymades belong to everyone® with which Philippe Thomas radically questioned the author's figure.
Martin Kippenberger - MOMAS Project
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
The first study of all the archives and documents relating to the artist's museum created by Martin Kippenberger.
Sylvie Fleury - Bedroom Ensemble II
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
A complete study of Sylvie Fleury's installation, a tribute to Claes Oldenburg.
Anne Van der Linden - Amour vache
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A retrospective of Anne Van der Linden's paintings and drawings from 2015 to 2020.
Jean Widmer - Une traversée
French edition
EnsAD Paris (French National School for Decorative Arts)
Jörg Binz - Zeichner, Maler
German edition
Edition Patrick Frey
This book is a moving tribute to Jörg Binz's work, a selection from a great many paintings, especially portraits, and from his secret sketchbooks. It contains startling, bizarre, sublime works interspersed with literary and biographical texts that engage in an ongoing conversation with the paintings.
Emma Kunz - Penta
no text
Nieves
A selection of works on paper by Swiss visionary outsider artist and healer Emma Kunz (1892-1963), close to geometric abstraction.
Jean-François Bory - FREEING (Our Bodies) - Numéro spécial Jean-François Bory
French edition
miscellaneous
Issue dedicated to the work of Jean-François Bory.
Jean-Pierre Bobillot - Rimbaud, Thiers, Pétain & après
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Misceallenous
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
An essay on the political dimension of Rimbaldian poetry.
Philippe Guisgand - Analyser les œuvres en danse - Partitions pour le regard
French edition
CND (Centre National de la Danse) - Research (ebooks)
A reflection on the stakes of the analysis of dance works and the education of the gaze.
Espace(s) - Mythologies individuelles
French edition
Espace(s)
Observatoire de l'Espace / CNES - Espace(s)
This new issue of the CNES' creation magazine collects the individual mythologies of forty-five authors, artists and art critics and draws a subjective and engaged relationship to the space environment, often experienced as beyond the reach of ordinary mortals.
Jacques Halbert - Autoportrait
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A number of more or less benevolent considerations on the work of Jacques Halbert.
Octave Mirbeau - Un homme sensible / Pièce pour Un homme sensible (+ CD)
French edition
Lenka lente
In Un homme sensible, Octave Mirbeau tells the story of a murderer who, in the name of world harmony, is determined to rid the world of "all organisms unfit for a strong and harmonious life". This inspired Nurse With Wound, which, as an illustration, gives us here a new piece of unpublished music.
Maxine Gordon - Dexter Gordon - Sophisticated Giant
French edition
Lenka lente
Sophisticated Giant presents the life and legacy of tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (1923–1990), one of the major innovators of modern jazz. In a context of biography, history, and memoir, Maxine Gordon has completed the book that her late husband began, weaving his "solo" turns with her voice and a chorus of voices from past and present.
Ahmed Bouanani - La Septième Porte - Une histoire du cinéma au Maroc de 1907 à 1986
French edition
Kulte Editions
Ahmed Bouanani's book on the history of Moroccan cinema from 1907 to 1986, published for the first time 33 years after it was written: a hybrid text with prodigious inspiration.
Olivier Mosset -
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
An extensive overview of Olivier Mosset's six-decade painting practice.
Ghada Selten - Habib Masrouki par Ghada Selten
French edition
ESAAA (Higher School of Art Annecy)
An investigation into the history of Tunisian filmmaker Habib Masrouki (1950-1980).
Patricio Gil Flood - Notes pour un glossaire - École du non travail
bilingual edition (Spanish / French)
ESAAA (Higher School of Art Annecy)
A collective publication implementing the itinerant project of the School of non-work developed by the Geneva-based Argentinian artist Patricio Gil Flood, developed in always different forms, depending on the context where it settles and acts.
Benoît Toqué - Habiter Outre
French edition
Supernova - Books
A collection of narrative texts articulated around the narrowness of a Parisian dwelling and the daily life of its occupant.
Pierre Escot - Spermogramme
French edition
Supernova - Books
The first book written by Pierre Escot at the beginning of the 1980s, never published before, intertwines several stories in poetic and narrative fragments.
Antonin Veyrac - Basalte et Javel
French edition
Supernova - Books
Collection of poems influenced by experimental poetry (Tarkos, Pennequin, Quintane...).
Identités du transitoire
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
ENSAD Nancy (Nancy National School of Art and Design)
The dimension of the transitory in the fields of architecture, urbanism and design, as a new horizon of thought and action concerning all aspects of urban life, in its economic and ecological complexity.
Couleur et soin
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
ENSAD Nancy (Nancy National School of Art and Design)
For the past ten years or so, several hospitals, art and design schools, social science researchers and design agencies have been mobilizing around the notion of care, a concept derived from American féminist philosophy. This publication aims to explore the place of color in this concept of care.
Faire, faire faire, ne pas faire - Entretiens sur la production de l’art contemporain
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
HEAD (Geneva University of Art and Design)
This book examines the modes of execution in contemporary art from the viewpoint of production, by means of a series of eighteen interviews. It presents a plural and polyphonic thinking, bringing together the words of different participants concerned with the realisation of artworks and several generations of artists.
Exercice(s) d\'architecture
French edition
Exercice(s) d'architecture
ENSAB (Brittany National College of Architecture) - Exercice(s) d'architecture
The ninth issue of the journal of the École Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Bretagne proposes to update the debate on the autonomy of architecture.
Jure-moi de jouer - Galerie Chantal Crousel
French edition
Is-Land
Published on the occasion of the forty-year anniversary of Chantal Crousel Gallery, this extensive publication (more than 700 pages) traces the history of the gallery, a major actor on the contemporary art scene, in France and abroad.
Art et mathématiques - Modélisations mathématiques et transformations artistiques des données du réel
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
Since 2015, Yann Toma and Antoine Mandel have been bringing artists and mathematicians together at the Sorbonne. From these encounters between the two extremes of the conceptual were born the texts presented here which highlight new forms of creation, representation and action on the real.
Laurent Le Deunff - L\'incroyable
French edition
L'Incroyable - Books
An illustrated portrait of Laurent Le Deunff through interviews with various personalities, artists, filmmaker, philosopher and art critics.
Vikhi Vahavek - Biographie d\'une artiste très professionnelle
French edition
Les commissaires anonymes
This biography of a fictitious artist constitutes a critical analysis of the professionalization of arts education as well as a support for reflection in favor of the socio-economic responsibilities of artistic practices.
Faye Wei Wei - Hooker\'s Green Lake
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Editions Lutanie
A series of recent drawings by London-based artist Faye Wei Wei.
Ahmed Cherkaoui - Entre modernité et enracinement
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Kulte Editions
Reference monograph.
Colloque Vues & Données - De la prise de vue à l\'épreuve de la donnée comme histoire matérielle de l\'image
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
A history of the concept of data.
Anna Pascó Boltà - Stickers
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Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Artist's book.
La Tranchée Racine weekly
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La Tranchée Racine
United Dead Artists
La Tranchée Racine becomes weekly for 42 issues on the occasion of Stéphane Blanquet's exhibition at the Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, from September 2020 to July 2021: a crazy project that intends to constitute a vast panel of art brut, contemporary art and drawing at the rate of one issue per week for almost a year...
Revue & Corrigée
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
Black Sifichi, Radio renversé by Elena Biserna & Carole Rieussec, Asmaa Azaizeh, Diamanda Galás, De l'utilisation de la musique sur les ondes by Jérôme Noetinger & Alphonsine Houëves, Cornelius Cardewby Matthieu Saladin, Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris, Akira Sakata, Le conservatisme musical (et la musique à venir ?) by Kasper T. Toeplitz...
Jean-Paul Fourmentraux - antiDATA – La désobéissance numérique - Art et hacktivisme technocritique
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Perceptions
An analysis of the technocritical acts and strategies by artists, hackers and activists in the (post-)digital age.
Emmanuel Hocquard - La poésie mode d\'emploi
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Fundamental
This volume focuses on all of Emmanuel Hocquard's activities, in order to highlight his importance, and to situate him in a history of contemporary poetry in which he was one of the main protagonists.
Alessandro Bosetti - Thèses/Voix
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Misceallenous
A collection of texts by Alessandro Bosetti, between theory, poetry and score, all of which breathe in concert with a series of sound projects and often focus on the voice from different angles and perspectives.
Anne Bénichou - Rejouer le vivant - Les reenactments, des pratiques culturelles et artistiques (in)actuelles
French edition
Les presses du réel – Dance & Performing Arts – Miscellaneous
Emmanuel Pernoud - Le serviteur inspiré - Portrait de l\'artiste en travailleur de l\'ombre
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
An investigation into artistic reproduction and the role of the engravers in the shadows who made prints signed by others, questioning the relationships of domination and subordination in creation.
Brigitte Gilardet - Paroles de commissaires - Histoires. Institutions. Pratiques
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A survey of the history of temporary exhibitions in France, through a series of interviews with 38 curators.
David Lemaire - Les hauteurs difficiles - La peinture religieuse d\'Eugène Delacroix
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
Why does a painter like Delacroix paint so many religious subjects?
Hervé Bauer - Manière noire
French edition
Hippocampe - Books
Each of the stories that make up this collection of narratives has as its starting point a phrase that must be taken literally, in its literal sense. The writing then develops its poetic and imaginary potentialities.
Ronan Bouroullec - Crayon-Pinceau
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Nieves
A small selection of Ronan Bouroullec's recent drawing.
Frédéric Bruly Bouabré - Paris la Consciencieuse : Paris la Guideuse du monde
French edition
Empire - Books
The unpublished story, reproduced in facsimile, of the journey to Paris of Frédéric Bruly Bouabré (1923-2014), Ivorian poet and artist, "prophet", creator and inventor of the Bété alphabet, who writes a "report" of his encounter with the Western world on his return from the opening of the mythical exhibition "Magiciens de la Terre".
Cahiers Charles Fourier - Le parti du soleil : Charles Fourier, mille pensées pour l\'écologie
French edition
Cahiers Charles Fourier
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – Charles Fourier review
Charles Fourier and ecology.
Michèle Métail - Mono-multi-logues - Hors-textes & Publications orales (1973-2019)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
This book gathers the texts (rare or unpublished) conceived as scores of Michèle Métail's oral publications since 1973.
Julien Blaine - La cinquième feuille - Aux sources de l\'écrire et du dire
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Stefan Marx - Max, Maria, Andi & Co. - A giant circular painting
no text
Nieves
A series of drawings revisiting the history, the landscapes and the fantasy of Tyrol in Austria (leporello).
Cyril Galmiche - ●
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Lendroit éditions
111 drawings from an ongoing project that aims at pushing the circular shape to its ultimate limits, exploring the hypnotic dimension of geometry. (artist's book).
Déborder la négritude - Arts, politique et société à Dakar
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Misceallenous
A collective analysis of the emergence of the “contemporary” and the transnational and transhistorical logics at work in artistic practices in Dakar in response to questions raised by globalization since the Independances, opening up new territories for sociological, economic, political and aesthetic investigations.
Maureen Murphy - De l\'imaginaire au musée - Les arts d\'Afrique à Paris et à New York (1931 à nos jours)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
An historical perspective of the representation of non-western art in western museums and imagination / an essay on the relations between African arts and avant-garde.
OpticalSound
French edition
OpticalSound
Optical Sound
Jean-Baptiste Farkas; Nathalie Leleu; RYBN; Laura Kopf; Marianne Derrien; Dorothée Deyries-Henry; Guillaume Aubry; Étienne Charry par Hervé Zénouda; Maxime Ansiau; Carole Douillard, Amelia Jones, Suzanne Lacy & Barbara T. Smith; Éric Degoutte; Jérôme Grivel; Vaughan Oliver; Alain Bergala; Gwendoline Samidoust; Yann Ricordel; Emma Briant; Olivier Mosset...
Puissance du végétal et cinéma animiste - La vitalité révélée par la technique
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
A collective and transdisciplinary study of the representation of plants and their powers to reflect on the question of animation, cinema, photography and, more broadly, image, in the Anthropocene era and in the context of the "vegetal turn" at work in the human sciences as well as in contemporary art.
La vie sociale des choses - Les marchandises dans une perspective culturelle
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
Examining how things are sold and exchanged within diverse cultural environments, past and present through a collection of contributions by social anthropologists and historians, this book builds a bridge between social history, cultural anthropology and economics and marks a major step in our understanding of the cultural foundations of economic life and the sociology of culture.
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