new releases
 
Liu Xiaodong - New England
bilingual edition (English / Chinese)
Nero
The volume New England brings together a series of portraits by Liu Xiaodong of homonymous subjects. The project represents the artist's search to portray a generation of young Chinese professionals who have moved to London to try and follow their dreams.
Simon Hantaï - Transatlantique
bilingual edition (English / French)
ER Publishing
Seven American artists share their invaluable perspectives on the decisive work of Simon Hantaï.
Daisuke Ichiba - L\'art d\'équilibrer les dissonances
trilingual edition (English / French / Japanese)
Arsenicgalerie
Reference monograph, lavishly illustrated, with a preface by Philippe Dagen and a long analysis by Xavier-Gilles Néret of Daisuke Ichiba's work (based on unpublished interviews with the artist), placed in the double context in which it emerged, the Japanese and French graphic underground scenes.
Giorgio Azzariti - In Search of a Language - A Journey through Peter Märkli\'s Imaginary
bilingual edition (English / French)
Cosa Mentale - Essays
A rereading of the work of the Swiss architect.
David Cayley - Silent Blocks
bilingual edition (English / French)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Silent Blocks considers two point of views on the Covid-19 pandemic and the way it is dealt by Western countries during the lockdowns of spring 2020. First, Myr Muratet's photographs in a silent Paris. Then, the thoughts of Canadian science journalist David Cayley, based on the work of philosopher Ivan Illich.
 My Cat Is An Alien - Free Jazz Manifesto
texts in English and French
Lenka lente
169 fundamental free jazzrecords recommended in 180 pages by Maurizio & Roberto Opalio (My Cat Is An Alien) and Philippe Robert, from must-have classics to indispensable curiosities.
Éliane Radigue - Sound American - The OCCAM Issue
English edition
Sound American
Sound American
An issue dedicated to Éliane Radigue's ground-breaking compositional work, OCCAM Ocean as seen through the eyes of her chevaliers de Occam, the performers who, in collaboration with Radigue, have brought the sprawling musical eco-system to life.
Maryanne Amacher - Selected Writings and Interviews
English edition
Blank Forms - Books
The life and work of Maryanne Amacher are as vast as they are as yet unknown. Situated at the very onset of serious study of her papers, Amy Cimini and Bill Dietz offer a heterodox and idiosyncratic selection of largely unpublished documents spanning the bandwidth of the still unprocessed contents of the Amacher archive (new softcover edition).
Frac Île-de-France - La collection
bilingual edition (English / French)
Le Plateau / Frac Île-de-France
The catalogue raisonné of the Frac Île-de-France Collection.
Chiara Fumai - Poems I Will Never Release, 2007-2017
English edition
Nero
First retrospective monograph: an essential resource for any in-depth critical study of Chiara Fumai's work and thought, including a first systematic analysis of her oeuvre.
Gotico-Antiqua, Proto-Roman, Hybrid - 15th Century Types between Gothic and Roman
bilingual edition (English / French)
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Misceallenous
ENSAD Nancy (Nancy National School of Art and Design)
The first comprehensive and thorough scientific study of typographic typefaces created in Germany, Italy and France between 1459 and 1482, which are neither fully gothic nor roman.
Samy Rio - Futur-proof? - Ongoing research 2015-2020
bilingual edition (English / French)
Pli - Collection 01
An inventory of the research of the designer Samy Rio, which attempts to account for the rich and open process of his work towards a more sustainable design practice.
Giorgio Andreotta Calò - Gloria
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Humboldt Books - Artist's Travels
The text and photo diary of a forty-day journey on foot from Venice to L'Aquila, following the subterranean fracture where the European and African tectonic plates meet, in search of the symbolic dimension and the real effects of seismic waves.
Marfa Sounding
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
A program of performances, sound installations, projections, and conversations, to explore the relationship between sound, movement, and the social and geographic specifics of Marfa, Texas, at the intersection of music, minimalism, and the political.
Michael E. Smith -
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Retrospective monograph.
Paolo Rosselli - Islamabad Today
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.
Diana Policarpo - Nets of Hyphae
English edition
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
Monograph based on the research of the London-Lisbon based audiovisual artist around the use of ergot in female history.
The Faculty of Sensing - Thinking With, Through, and by Anton Wilhelm Amo
bilingual edition (English / German)
Mousse - Mousse Publishing (books)
An artistic and scholarly inquiry into the  work of Anton Wilhelm Amo (c. 1700–after 1753), an outstanding philosopher of the early eighteenth-century Enlightenment, the first African to earn a doctorate in a European university.
Refaire le monde
English edition
Diaphanes - Misceallenous
A documentation of new values and new worlds and a guide to them.
Artforum - April 2021
English edition
Artforum
Evelyn Taocheng Wang, Florian Hecker, Félix Fénéon and anarchism, Jack Pierson...
Cura. - Futurity
English edition
Cura.
Cura. - Cura.magazine
The power of art to anticipate future social and technological developments inspired the new issue of Cura. to investigate the notion of futurity through the work of some of the most visionary and promising artists of the contemporary landscape.
Jim Shaw - Paperback Covers
English edition
JRP|Editions - Monographs
Monograph dedicated to Jim Shaw's “Paperback Covers” key series.
Marion Scemama - A Slow Boat To China
bilingual edition (English / French)
Is-Land
This publication brings together photographs taken by Marion Scemama during a trip through the American desert with David Wojnarowicz, shortly before his death. It features documents from Scemama's personal archives and notes from Wojnarowicz's diary, along with texts by Thibault Boulvain and Elisabeth Lebovici.
Mariateresa Sartori - Monde, dis-moi tout
trilingual edition (English / French / Italian)
Bruno
Three three pinhole photographic series by the Venetian artist who explores the possible interactions between artistic and scientific languages.
 BANK - The BANK Fax-Bak Service
bilingual edition (English / French)
Lenz Press
A comprehensive record of the London-based art collective BANK's notorious project from the late 1990s, a fierce critic of the language elements of the art market.
Raphael Hefti - Salutary Failures
bilingual edition (English / German)
Lenz Press
First comprehensive monograph on Swiss artist Raphael Hefti (book printed by the artist himself with a specific technique making each copy a unique object).
Diego Marcon - Three Works
English edition
Lenz Press
This monograph deals with Diego Marcon's overall practice through the analysis of three works.
Kilobase Bucharest A-Z
English edition
Punch
Kilobase Bucharest A-Z is a publication aimed at describing Bucharest through a sort of experimental primer: for each letter of the english alphabet, 26 artists and collectives have chosen a key term that represents a sliver of the Romanian capital. The resulting portrait conveys the essence of Bucharest from a subjective standpoint that captures the infinite facets of the city's life and culture.
Edi Hila -
bilingual edition (English / Albanian)
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
The first comprehensive monograph of the highly accomplished Albanian artist Edi Hila.
 Everything -
English edition
Humboldt Books
This collection presents the first five issues of Everything: reports on the studio of the same name led by Kersten Geers, Fabrizio Ballabio, Jelena Pancevac and Guido Tesio at the Accademia di Architettura in Mendrisio.
Josef Albers - Messico 1935/1956
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Humboldt Books - Time Travel
Unpublished photographs taken by Josef Albers during his travels to Mexico with Anni in the 1930s and 50s.
Vincent Meessen - Blues Klair
bilingual edition (English / French)
Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University
This book furthers the reflection that was given form in the exhibition Blues Klair, a site to test History in terms of the present. A series of essays probes the enduring presence of colonialism as well as of alliances and cultural crossovers across time and space through the filter of the colour blue.
François Lemieux - Going to, Making Do, Passing Just the Same
bilingual edition (English / French)
Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University
In a series of essays the artist Edith Brunette and François Lemieux outline collectively a few proposals on the question of inhabiting as put forward from their multiple and tenuous attachements to the land.
Andrée Putman - Andrée Putman in San Sebastián - The Story of a Singular Project
bilingual edition (English / Spanish)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
One of Andrée Putman's latest home designs, from the plans, drawings, and pictures of an amazing apartment in San Sebastián (Basque Country, Spain).
Kim Schoen - BARAGOUIN
English edition
X Artists' Books
A nonsense opera (artist's book).
FRANK
English edition
Torpedo
A book that documents/closes the Oslo-based queer-feminist plattform FRANK, with a rich contributions list and many illustrations.
Everything you ever wanted to know about Jeff Koons. Just kidding. It\'s a book of interviews with nine really great artists
bilingual edition (English / French)
Clinamen
Nine interviews with the artists exhibited in the Geneva art space Forde between 2018 and 2020.
Performing Human Rights - Contested Amnesia and Aesthetic Practices in the Global South
English edition
Diaphanes - Think Art
Aesthetic practices and human rights in the global south.
Esther Hoareau - Le soleil danse autour de nos têtes
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Réunion
By means of photographs, videos, installations and sound pieces, Esther Hoareau depicts phantasmagorical landscapes which nevertheless share certain appearances and appeal to a truly collective imagination (monograph).
Stéphanie Brossard -
bilingual edition (English / French)
Frac Réunion
Monographic catalogue based on the project specifically created by Stéphanie Brossard for her native island of La Réunion: a deconstruction of common narratives and a creolisation of forms and thoughts, in a poetic gesture made up of skilful appropriations and wild reimaginings.
Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung - In a While or Two We Will Find the Tone - Essays and Proposals, Curatorial Concepts, and Critiques
English edition
Archive Books
This collection of writings from Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung presents, for the first time in one volume, essays and proposals edited anew.
Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung - The Delusions of Care
English edition
Archive Books
The misappropriated notion of care and the paths for its rehabilitation.
Stronger Than Bone - On Feminism(s)
English edition
Archive Books
Stronger than Bone draws upon the embodied strength, intuitive desires, and collective wisdom of feminists and non-binary protagonists to foreground the manifold dimensions of feminist politics and commitments.
Japanese Expanded Cinema and Intermedia - Critical Texts of the 1960s
English edition
Archive Books
A collection of commissionned translations of a selection of key texts about Intermedia and Expanded Cinema in Japan.
Med Hondo - On the Run - Perspectives on the Cinema of Med Hondo
English edition
Archive Books
A tribute.
Med Hondo - 1970—2018 - Interviews with Med Hondo
English edition
Archive Books
Seventeen interviews conducted with Med Hondo over a period of almost half a century, most of the interviews originally published in French were translated into English.
Julius Eastman - We Have Delivered Ourselves From the Tonal - Of, Towards, On, For Julius Eastman
English edition
Archive Books
restocking in progress
currently out of stock
A collection of essays, librettos, lyrics, memories, photos, personal anecdotes by musicians, visual artists, researchers and archivers that pays homage to the work and life of African-American composer, musician, performer, activist Julius Eastman.
Ultrasanity - On Madness, Sanitation, Antipsychiatry, and Resistance
English edition
Archive Books
A curatorial and research project that aims to move beyond insanity as the opposite of sanity, and imagine a space beyond what is understood as sane, i.e. ultrasanity—not a romanticization of madness or mental illness, but an effort to reconsider and challenge the notion of madness and the stigmas labelled on the so-called mad.
Whose Land Have I Lit on Now? - Contemplations on the Notions of Hospitality
English edition
Archive Books
A curatorial project about concepts of hospitality and the triggers of hostility in hospitality.
Why Call it Labor? - On Motherhood and Art Work
bilingual edition (English / Arabic)
Archive Books
Four essays and one conversation with contemporary artists and curators from different backgrounds and origins (Jerusalem, Lebanon, Kuwait, USA, Egypt) discussing their experience of becoming mothers as professionals in the arts, its reality and effects.
How Does The World Breathe Now? - Film as Witness, Archive, and Political Tool
English edition
Archive Books
How film may be a constructive tool to examine the state of the world and its cruelties, and how to form a more stable and supportive culture of film production and distribution.
Rehearsing Hospitalities - Companion 2
English edition
Archive Books
A series of essays and visual contributions critically reflecting on the current structures of knowledge within the art world.
Spike - Sports
English edition
Spike
Spike's art & sport issue.
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).
William J. Simmons - Queer Formalism: The Return
English edition
Floating Opera Press
(last copies available!)
A new kind of queer art writing.
Giovanna Silva - Roma - Never Walk on Crowded Streets
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
The Milanese photographer and long-distance traveler captures the light (and visual contrasts) of Rome while walking through the city.
Orietta Lanzarini - The Living Museums - Franco Albini – BBPR – Lina Bo Bardi – Carlo Scarpa
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
An analysis of four museums by architectural historian Orietta Lanzarini, built between the 1940s and 1960s, and set up by four of the most groundbreaking Italian architects of the 20th century.
Isabelle Graw - Three Cases of Value Reflection - Ponge, Whitten, Banksy
English edition
Sternberg Press - Institut für Kunstkritik
In response to recent discussions about the value assigned to artworks, art critic and theorist Isabelle Graw introduces the term "value reflection", focusing on the artistic production of three individuals—Francis Ponge, Jack Whitten and Banksy.
Graham Harman - Artful Objects - Graham Harman on Art and the Business of Speculative Realism
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Can objects be traumatized? How does the commercial value of an art object relate to its aesthetic qualities? How do objects interact? These are some of the questions addressed by Graham Harman, the originator of object-oriented philosophy and a central figure of the Speculative Realism school of thought in contemporary philosophy.
Cybernetics of the Poor
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The relationship between art and cybernetics and their intersections in the past and present.
(W)archives
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Digital and data technologies are actively transforming the archives of contemporary warfare. Bringing together a range of scholarly perspectives and artistic practices, (W)archives investigates digital archiving as an integral technology of warfare and how artists respond to these changes.
Jenny Odell - Inhabiting the Negative Space
English edition
Sternberg Press - The Incidents
Artist and writer Jenny Odell speaks about the role of design and observation in a fully virtual commencement ceremony for Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
Jacopo Benassi - FAGS
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
A photo book by Jacopo Benassi that brings together images in which the artist portrays and documents his own intimacy over a 25-year period, from the day he announced his homosexuality: a human journey comprising meetings that have left an indelible sign on his personal story as an artist. 
Protext! (2 volumes)
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Nero
The possible role of weaving as a transgressive practice, as a weapon of protest and sabotage.
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.
Pierre Soulages - Outrenoir
bilingual edition (English / French)
Perrotin
A series of “Outrenoirs” produced by Pierre Soulages between 1986 and 2018.
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.
Pavel Karpov - Au temps des utopies radieuses - Création et folie en Russie soviétique (1921-1929) – Suivi de Pavel Karpov : L\'activité créatrice des aliénés, 1926
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – Les Hétéroclites
A study and translation of a fundamental text on the “art of the insane” in Russia, re-establishing a whole section of Western history of the interest of psychiatrists in the relationship between creation and madness.
Volume ! - Back to work
texts in English and French
Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
Mélanie Seteun - Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies
Issue dedicated to music as work.
Judith Hamann - Shaking Studies (vinyl LP)
Blank Forms - Records
A collection of iterative cello performance that foregrounds shaking as a generative subject and explores the harmonic pulses of the instrument.
Judith Hamann - Music for Cello and Humming (CD)
Blank Forms - Records
Two pieces for cello and humming written specifically for Judith Hamann by composers Sarah Hennies and Anthony Pateras alongside Hamann's own “Humming Suite” and “Study for cello and humming.”
Michèle Bokanowski - Rhapsodia / Battements solaires (vinyl LP)
Recollection GRM / Portraits GRM
Two contrasting pieces by French composer Michèle Bokanowski, recorded a decade apart, which nevertheless demonstrate her unique style.
Lionel Marchetti - La grande vallée / Micro-climat (vinyl LP)
Recollection GRM / Portraits GRM
Two essentiel works of musique concrète commissioned for and and realised at the GRM by Lionel Marchetti during the mid ‘90s.
Okkyung Lee - Statistique Synthétique / Teum (the Silvery Slit) (vinyl LP)
Recollection GRM / Portraits GRM
A split album as part of the GRM Portraits series with two electroacoustic pieces by Florian Hecker (computer-generated multiphonic sounds and resynthesized recordings of localized textures) and Okkyung Lee (an acousmatic piece written for computer-generated sounds, pre-recorded materials and cello that was developed for the Acousmonium sound diffusion system during a residence at Ina GRM, Paris, in January 2019).
Phill Niblock - MMXX-12: Browner (vinyl LP)
Matière Mémoire
A piece made with materials from four artists (Arne Deforce and Deborah Walker, cello; Erik Drescher, flute; Dafne Vicent Sandoval, bassoon), recorded in Marcus Schmickler's studio in Koln, with a Brauner microphone.
Stephen O\'Malley - MMXX-11: Öst Väst Sommaren (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
A vast expanse of intricate ambience, texture, and tone that encounters Stephen O'Malley exploring quiet, introspective depths.
Giovanni Di Domenico - Treatments (2 vinyl LP)
Matière Mémoire
Italian pianist, performer and composer Giovanni Di Domenico presents 4 new pieces in collaboration with Eiko Ishibashi, Jim O'Rourke, Joe Talia and Tatsuhisa Yamamoto.
Andrew Pekler - Tristes Tropiques (vinyl LP)
Faitiche
An album of “synthetic exotica & pseudo-ethnographic music”.
David Shea - The Thousand Buddha Caves (CD)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
David Shea's The Thousand Buddha Caves explores his deep and continuous interest in the nexus of eastern and western musical forms. The recording charts his life long fascination with the caves and their connection to sound, ritual and Buddhist teachings. The record transposes those interests and is an evocation to the mythologies spinning forth from the caves.
Carl Michael von Hausswolff - INSNITT (CD)
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
An industrial and psychedelic sound piece recorded at the opening of CM von Hausswolff’s solo exhibition “INSNITT” at 3:e Våningen, Gothenburg, in 2018, with John Duncan, Leif Elggren, Jean Louis-Huhta, Joachim Nordwall, and Henrik Rylander.
Cécile B. Evans - Amos\' World
French edition (texts in English and French)
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Monographs
The catalogue of the Belgian-American artist's architectural and video installation, at the crossroads of different disciplines, conceived by Cécile B. Evans herself.
Natasha Barrett - Souvenirs cachés / Innermost (vinyl LP)
Persistence of Sound
A split LP from two leading voices in electroacoustic music.
Olaf Nicolai - ( !? x : ..? X!
Florence Loewy
A poem written by the artist for the space of the book composed only of punctuation marks.
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.
David Graeber - L\'anarchie – pour ainsi dire - Conversations avec Mehdi Belhaj Kacem, Nika Dubrovsky et Assia Turquier-Zauberman
French edition
Diaphanes - Anarchies
David Graeber's interviews (with Mehdi Belhaj Kacem, Nika Dubrovsky, and Assia Turquier-Zauberman) redefine the contours of what an anarchist morality could be today.
Hans Ulrich Obrist - Brève histoire des musiques actuelles
French edition
Les presses du réel – Music & Sound Arts – Documents
JRP|Editions - Documents (co-edition Les presses du réel)
An anthology.
Walter Benjamin - Sonnette / Sonnets
bilingual edition (German / French)
Walden n
The seventy-three sonnets, unpublished in French, written by Walter Benjamin in memory of his friend Fritz Heinle, a poet who committed suicide at the age of 19, in despair or in protest against the advance of the First World War (bilingual edition).
Louis Marin - Événements de contemporanéité et autres écrits sur l\'art au XXe siècle
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
The collection of writings on art by the French philosopher, historian, semiologist and art critic Louis Marin (1931-1992).
Hadrien Viraben - Le savant et le profane - Documents et monuments de l\'impressionnisme (1900-1939)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A historiography of impressionism: a historical and critical study of the writing of impressionist history as a documentary (de)monstration.
Ramsès Younan - La Part du sable
French edition
Zamân - Zamân Books
The first official monograph project around Ramsès Younan (1913-1966), a major figure and member of the Egyptian surrealists group, this volume gathers an exhaustive catalogue of Younan's paintings, drawings and visual experimentations with an anthology of critical essays about and by the artist.
Bert Flint - Planète afro-berbère - Les arts transsahariens au musée Tiskiwin, de Marrakech à Tombouctou
French edition
Zamân - Zamân Books
An augmented reissue of the guide to the Tiskiwin museum in Marrakech, created by collector and anthropologist Bert Flint following his various travels through Transsaharian Africa.
Gregory Jacobsen - Plethora
French edition
Arsenicgalerie
Catalogue bringing together four virtuoso artists in excess, overflow and debauchery.
Elisa Valero Ramos - La théorie du diamant et le projet d’architecture
French edition
Cosa Mentale - Opus
First publication of the essay of the Spanish architect Elisa Valero Ramos.
Bernard Quirot - Simplifions
French edition
Cosa Mentale - Essays
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.
Fabio Merlini - L\'architecture inefficiente
French edition
Cosa Mentale - Essays
Conversations between Swiss architect Luigi Snozzi and the philosopher Fabio Merlini.
Ivry Serres - L\'œuvre des matières
French edition
Cosa Mentale - Essays
A poetic exploration of the mechanisms of thought in the act of building.
Yann Beauvais - L\'émulsion fantastique : le cinéma selon Cécile Fontaine - Entretiens avec Yann Beauvais
French edition
Light Cone
A fascinating journey into the experimental filmmaker's universe.
White Rabbit Dream - La Violence
French edition
White Rabbit Dream
White Rabbit Prod - White Rabbit Dream
The 4th issue of the transversal and transgressive magazine, between contemporary art, comics, graphic arts, philosophy and politics.
Sandra Martagex - Désir
no text
White Rabbit Prod - Pool of Tears
A collection of drawings by Sandra Martagex published in Pool Of Tears, a series of small format artist's books.
Aleksandra Waliszewska - Kudłaci Ludzie
no text
White Rabbit Prod - Pool of Tears
A collection of drawings by Aleksandra Waliszewska published in Pool Of Tears, a series of small format artist's books.
Angela Dalinger - Chasms
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White Rabbit Prod - Pool of Tears
A collection of paintings by Angela Dalinger published in Pool Of Tears, a series of small format artist's books.
Marius Loris Rodionoff - Procès-verbaux
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
This poetic document is based on the archives of the personal procedure files of a military court in Algeria between 1954 and 1963. These files are exempt archives that the author, also a historian, was one of the first to consult. In line with objectivist literature, this book gives one the opportunity to read the words of French justice in Algeria.
A.C. Hello - Koma Kapital
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
Koma Kapital speaks of the violence of our society and the world of work on our individualities, and their ability to either shape us, or destroy us.
Gabriele Belletti - Objet et sujet dans les miroirs de la poésie
French edition
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
A singular analysis of Italian poetic modernity and its relationship to reality, by the poet and theorist Gabriele Belletti.
Elisabeth Lebovici - Ce que le sida m\'a fait - Art et activisme à la fin du XXe siècle
French edition
JRP|Editions - Lectures Maison Rouge
A both intimate and political account of the links between artistic practices and activism during the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s and 1990s in France and the United States—featuring monographic texts, interviews, and thematic essays.
Art contemporain africain - Histoire(s) d\'une notion par celles et ceux qui l’ont faite
French edition
JRP|Editions - Lectures Maison Rouge
A polyphonic genealogy of the concept of contemporary African art.
Empavillonner
French edition
Athom
An analysis of the exhibition pavilions (universal exhibitions and bienniales) from the point of view of their architecture, crossing the contributions of designers and architects, historians, philosophers and aestheticians.
Yves-Michel Bernard - Origine et création des fonds régionaux d\'art contemporain - 1981/1986 les années militantes
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
This study of the origin and creation of the FRACs (Regional Funds of Contemporary Art) between 1981 and 1986 reviews the history and assesses one of the flagship measures of French decentralized cultural policy.
Fieldwork Marfa Texas USA - Dix ans d\'expérimentations artistiques
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
The ten years of activity of the international program of research, experimentation, and artistic and pedagogical residencies devoted to questions of artistic community, art in public space, landscape and the political issues of borders, territories and migrations, in Marfa, Texas, a mythical place that has become a veritable artistic laboratory.
Un autre monde///dans notre monde - Évocation contemporaine du réalisme fantastique – Tome 2
French edition
Supernova - Books
A dive into the world of fantastic realism through the works of some twenty contemporary artists.
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.
Francesca Zappia - Les Flâneuses - Copies, appropriations, citations dans la collection du Centre national des arts plastiques
French edition
Shelter Press - Books
Copies, appropriations, quotations in the collections of the Centre national des arts plastiques
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.
Erin Manning - Pensée en acte - Vingt propositions pour la recherche-création
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
20 proposals for the intersection of artistic practice and research in academic milieu.
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.
Eric Vautrin - Le cinquième mur - Formes scéniques contemporaines & nouvelles théâtralités
French edition
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.
Michel Henritzi - Micro Japon
French edition
Lenka lente
Michel Henritzi's collection of interviews provides a rich portrait of the experimental music scene in Japan.
Revue & Corrigée
French edition
Revue & Corrigée
Souffle Continu Records; interviews with François Bonnet / Kassel Jaeger, Yann Gourdon, Satoko Fujii, Hans Reichel, Christophe Guérin; Lelio Giannetto; books and records reviews; contemporary Arabic poetry: Carol Sansour by Henri-Jules Julien...
Politiques de la distraction
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
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.
Alessandro de Francesco - Pour une théorie non dualiste de la poésie (1960-1989)
French edition
Mix
A comparative analysis of the poetic creation of the second half of the 20th century, under the aegis of the notion of non-dualism, redefining the epistemologies of action peculiar to the poetry of the 1960-80s but also, in perspective, of the extreme contemporary.
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.
Paul-Armand Gette - Dessins supendus
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Al Dante
Al Dante - Contemporary Art
A project by Paul-Armand Gette around the censorship of the Diane Chasseresse by the artist Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828), whose sex considered too naturalistic was plugged up and filled with bronze rods and then hammered in 1829 when it entered the national collections.
Marcel Alocco - Origine Nice
French edition
Enseigne des Oudin
The first “Cahier Enseigne des Oudin” (Enseigne des Oudin's booklet) highlights three periods of Marcel Alocco's work in two volumes, emphasizing the scale of a mythological tale printed in every image the artist and poet has offered over a fifty-year period, through his Patchwork Painting and the ornamented unweaving on the canvas surface.
Marcel Alocco - Au présent dans le texte & Cinq Rhapsodies
French edition
Enseigne des Oudin
The writings of the artist Marcel Alocco, painter, writer and poet, presented in the chronological order of their writing, from 1963 to 2001.
Offrir des fleurs
French edition
Pli
The consideration of flowers as an object of contemporary design (a curatorial exploration).
Soldes
French edition
Soldes Almanac
An illustrated almanac on arts, science, and society, dedicated to the wise men and the fools.
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.
Anne Van der Linden - Amour vache
French edition
Eretic-art
A retrospective of Anne Van der Linden's paintings and drawings from 2015 to 2020.
Emma Kunz - Penta
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A selection of works on paper by Swiss visionary outsider artist and healer Emma Kunz (1892-1963), close to geometric abstraction.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jean Widmer - Une traversée
French edition
EnsAD Paris (French National School for Decorative Arts)
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.
Sylvie Fleury - Bedroom Ensemble II
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
A complete study of Sylvie Fleury's installation, a tribute to Claes Oldenburg.
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.
Jean-Louis Costes - Nazicon
French edition
Eretic-art
Delirious comic strip by Costes about coronavirus and containment. Two original color drawings pasted in the book, signed and numbered by the author.
Chloé Mathiez - Guerriers amoureux
French edition
Eretic-art
The comic strip adapted from the eponymous novel by Costes.
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.
Olivier Mosset -
French edition
MAMCO - Monographs
An extensive overview of Olivier Mosset's six-decade painting practice.
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.
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.
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