new releases
 
Spectre - Contemporary Ruins
bilingual edition (English / French)
Spectre
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.
Marina Otero Verzier - Dixit - Hypercomfort
bilingual edition (English / French)
Dixit
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”.
Guillaume Tarche - Steve Lacy (Unfinished)
texts in English and French
Lenka lente
A polyphonic evocation of the American saxophonist through the testimonies of some forty international musicians.
Simon Hantaï - Transatlantique
bilingual edition (English / French)
ER Publishing
Seven American artists share their invaluable perspectives on the decisive work of Simon Hantaï.
Octopus notes
texts in English and French
Octopus notes
The tenth issue of the biannual journal-collection that brings together academic writings, interviews with artists, critical essays and artists' interventions in the form of inserts, with & about Sara de Chiara, Moyra Davey, Jana Euler, Sylvie Fanchon, Jim Fletcher, Alexander García Düttmann, Jeanne Graff, Martin Laborde, Liz Magor, Nick Mauss, Edith Schloss, Albert Serra, Pierre Thévenin, Emily Wardill...
José Clemente Orozco - Final Cut
bilingual edition (English / Spanish)
Temblores Publicaciones
Devoted to the late work of José Clemente Orozco (1883–1949), a pioneering artist who founded the Mexican Mural Renaissance with Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros, that illustrates the artist's career-long interests in human history and politics, surrealism, symbolism, abstraction and the human form, this catalogue also puts into dialogue the echoes of the painter's influence found in contemporary practices in the city of Guadalajara, where he has left an undeniable mark to our day.
Jeremiah Day - “If It\'s For The People, It Needs To Be Beautiful,” She Said
trilingual edition (English / German / French)
What You See Is What You Hear (Volume) - Books, editions & records
First comprehensive monograph.
Pierre Leguillon - The Museum of Mistakes
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
back in stock! (2nd edition). First monograph dedicated to Pierre Leguillon's Museum of Mistakes: a traveling exhibition gathering a collection of mass culture artifacts and craft objects, questioning with humor and subversivity the mechanisms of today's visual culture.
Amir Brito Cadôr - A night visit to the library
trilingual edition (English / French / Portuguese)
Lendroit éditions
Can we recognize a book by its silhouette? (an artist's book about artists' books).
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.
Léa Belooussovitch - Feelings on Felt
bilingual edition (English / French)
The Drawer - Books
Drawing on the borders of abstraction: first monograph, conceived as an artist's book, produced in close collaboration with Léa Belooussovitch, as close to the aesthetics of her felt pen drawings.
Frédérique Loutz - Girrrland
bilingual edition (English / French)
The Drawer - Books
First monograph.
Hubert Renard - Catalogue raisonné - 1969-1998
bilingual edition (English / French)
mfc-michèle didier - Monographs & artist's books
The first complete inventory of Hubert Renard's work, between 1969 and 1998, includes all finished works, paintings, sculptures, installations, unique or multiple pieces.
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.
Archivio - The Eighties Issue
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
Archivio
The archives of the 1980s: 23 archives involved, 106 archival documents found, 6 original interviews, 1 horoscope from Gilardi's Phototeca in a poster size.
Accattone
English edition
Accattone
Accattone
Accattone #7 deals with open-air domesticity and the diplomatic hospitality of land. It presents intellectual and architectural projects, both contemporary and historical, for alternative modes of living.
Artforum - Summer 2021
English edition
Artforum
The call is clear: Museums must change. Amid an ongoing global pandemic and growing demands for decolonization, racial justice, and economic parity, culture needs new tools for structural transformation. In the first of two special issues focusing on this urgent topic, Artforum has invited some of our leading theorists, curators, artists, and museum directors to consider how art institutions might evolve.
Neural - Procedural Rejection
English edition
Neural
Interviews with Addie Wagenknecht, Antonia Hernández, Elisa Giardina Papa, Finn Brunton, Mario Santamaría, Sung Tieu; articles: Muzak that listens, Just Say No...
Everything Passes Except the Past - Decolonizing Ethnographic Museums, Film Archives, and Public Space
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Everything Passes Except the Past takes an artistic and discursive approach to coming to grips with a colonial past that remains present in ethnographic museums, public space, and image archives.
Tell it to the Stones - Encounters with the films of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Artists, scholars, filmmakers, and writers revisit the films of Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub.
Karol Radziszewski - The Power of Secrets
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
The Polish artist's memorial archive traces a history of homosexuality and queer culture in Eastern Europe and opens up possibilities for the future.
Non-Extractive Architecture Vol. 1 - On Designing without Depletion
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The necessary new paradigms to invent in architecture and design in the context of the environmental crises.
Critical Spatial Practice - Don\'t Follow the Wind
English edition
Sternberg Press - Critical Spatial Practice
The twelfth volume of the Critical Spatial Practices series focuses on “Don't Follow the Wind,” the acclaimed collaborative project situated in the radioactive Fukushima exclusion zone.
Ayesha Hameed - Visual Cultures as Time Travel
English edition
Sternberg Press - Visual Cultures as…
Visual Cultures as Time Travel proposes a notion of time travel in the aftermath of transatlantic slavery and in the moment of mass illegalized migration, of wildfires and floods, of lost and co-opted futures.
Parapolitics - Cultural Freedom and the Cold War
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Artistic production as a tool of political and diplomatic influence during the Cold War.
Emilija Škarnulytė - Sirenomelia
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
A poetic and scientific meditation on the artist's iconic cinematic installation exploring post-human mythologies, future archaeology, and the invisible structures that enfold us, from the cosmic and geologic to the ecological and political.
INTRA! INTRA! - Towards an INTRA SPACE
English edition
Sternberg Press - Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
Thinkers revisit INTRA SPACE, an artistic research project that experiments with the substances, constructions, and manifestations of our bodies.
Ion Grigorescu - Diaries and Dreams - 1976-1979
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
Second volume of Ion Grigorescu's translated diaries, assembled like a small literary and art-historical sensation of the period between 1976 and 1979.
Polys Peslikas - Umm Kulthum faints on stage - The Cyprus Pavilion
English edition
Sternberg Press - Monographs and artists' books
This catalogue brings together a series of contributions taking as inspiration Polys Peslikas's painting at the Cyprus Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale, in 2017.
Uriel Orlow - Conversing With Leaves
bilingual edition (English / German)
Archive Books
Of plants and men.
Ian Kiaer - Endnote, tooth
English edition
Archive Books
Ian Kiaer's new monograph is based on a project that the artist began several years ago and whose configuration changes with the circumstances. Drawing on the notion of marginal endnotes in books, it references the utopian concepts of the Austrian American architect Frederick Kiesler (1890-1965).
Jane Jin Kaisen - Community of Parting
English edition
Archive Books
Reference monograph: the most comprehensive introduction to the Korean artist's postcolonial and feminist approach.
Igor Zabel - Inexplicable Presence (Curator’s Working Place)
English edition
Archive Books
The posthumous catalogue of one of the most personal curatorial projects of Igor Zabel (1958-2005).
Laura Horelli - Changes in Direction - A Journal
bilingual edition (English / German)
Archive Books
Changes in Direction – A Journal provides multivocal and transnational African-European statements to current decoloniality debates from different perspectives.
Electric Brine
English edition
Archive Books
currently out of stock
Electric Brine is a volume of poetry and critical essays by women voices from diverse fields such as literature, geography, media studies, history of life sciences, sociology, and poetics of science and fiction, each of them central to the independent curatorial research entity The World in Which We Occur (TWWWO, 2014-ongoing) and its associated online study group Matter in Flux.
Not Working
bilingual edition (English / German)
Archive Books
The interdependence of artistic production and social class.
Untranslatable Terms of Cultural Practices - Shared Vocabulary
English edition
Archive Books
A collective reflection on the richness of the untranslatable.
 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.
 Bastien Aubry & Dimitri Broquard - La Période Molle
bilingual edition (English / French)
Nieves
The iconic everyday objects, “soft” sculptures, ceramic pieces and collages by the Swiss duo.
Olaf Holzapfel - Textile
trilingual edition (English / German / Spanish)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Olaf Holzapfel's textile works made from cactus fibre together with a family of traditional weavers from Argentina.
Ada Van Hoorebeke - Pattern Nor Painting
bilingual edition (English / German)
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
Artist's book / monograph.
Alessandra Troncone - The Andean Information Age
English edition
Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite
An artistic project around the secret code of the Incas developed with a system of knotted cords.
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.
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.
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.
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.
 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).
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.
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).
Christian Lutz - Citizens
English edition
Edition Patrick Frey
Swiss photographer Christian Lutz documents right-wing populist people, movements and hot spots all over Europe.
The Drawer - Black
French edition (texts in English and French)
The Drawer
The Drawer - The Drawer (magazine)
A review dedicated to drawing, that leaves the artists fairly free. A field for play, expression and creation based on a single color, the volume celebrating the 10th anniversary of The Drawer brings together around twenty artists and designers (Grégoire Alexandre & Christophe Brunnquell, Jacques Pyon, Fabio Viscogliosi, Philippe Dupuy, Ronan Bouroullec, Giorgio Griffa, Guillaume Leblon, Mathis Collins, Pierre Knop, Jeff Ladouceur, Siro Cugusi...).
Don Cherry - Organic Music Theatre - Festival de jazz de Chateauvallon 1972 (CD)
Blank Forms - Records
Don Cherry’s New Researches featuring Naná Vasconcelos.
Don Cherry - The Summer House Sessions (CD)
Blank Forms - Records
Don Cherry's lost Summer House Sessions finally available over fifty years after they were recorded.
 Chora(s)san Time-Court Mirage - Blues Alif Lam Mim - Live in New York (2 vinyl LP)
Blank Forms - Records
The first-time vinyl edition of CC Hennix's 2014 piece "Blues Alif Lam Mim in the Mode of Rag Infinity/Rag Cosmosis," intended to reveal the blues' origins in the eastern musical traditions of raga and makam.
Graham Lambkin - Solos (4 vinyl LP Box Set)
Blank Forms - Records
Deluxe boxed set of Graham Lambkin's remastered first four solo records, including an expansive 42-page book with unseen photos and reproductions of artworks as well as essays and anecdotal recollections.
Oren Ambarchi - MMXX-16 - Viscount Gort (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
A beautiful work that features piano, electronics, processing, and field recordings.
Carlos Casas - MMXX-19 - 1883 (Sound Model I) (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
An uncanny electroacoustic composition that incorporates field recordings, synthesis, and acoustic sources, among Carlos Casas's most ambitious and accomplished musical endeavors to date.
Bérangère Maximin - MMXX-18 - Komora (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
Building on the ground of many of the historic French electroacoustic pioneers connected to studios like Groupe de Recherches Musicales (GRM), while moving into new realms, this electroacoustic composition of sprawling scope weaves a free-standing world of texture and sublimated tonality to produce ambient expanses comprising pointillistic detail drawing on unplaceable generative sources.
Shiva Feshareki - MMXX-20 - Nebula (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
A work of orchestral scale, merging a vast number of heavily manipulated sound-sources, made from the most minimal means by the British-Iranian experimental composer and turntabist.
Joachim Nordwall - MMXX-17 - Before it gets better, it will get worse (vinyl EP)
Matière Mémoire
Joachim Nordwall proposes for his contribution to the MMXX series a singular gesture built around captured vocalizations: the work's title, spoken by a number of voices, stands as doubling mantra and raw material, increasingly repeated layered, processed, and fed with further tonal and textural interventions over its duration, allowing Nordwall to push the boundaries of his own practice, between musique concrète, sound-art, and experimental electroacoustic music.
Espace art actuel - Climatology
bilingual edition (texts in English and French)
Espace art actuel
Art, environment and climate emergency.
Jean-Philippe Gross - Nos cadavres (CD)
Eich
An exquisite corpse (four pieces resulting from a process of musical exchange between Jean-Philippe Gross and Jérôme Noetinger).
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.
 Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille - Naked - Female
Jannink - Naked (prints)
The female nude by Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille (signed serigraph printed at 250 copies).
 Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille - Naked - Male
Jannink - Naked (prints)
The male nude by Ida Tursic & Wilfried Mille (signed serigraph printed at 250 copies).
Lotus Eddé Khouri - 7 lines (CD)
Édition Gamut
A heterophonic musical piece for performative concert, composed by the choreographer Lotus Eddé Khouri.
Okkyung Lee - Statistique Synthétique / Teum (the Silvery Slit) (vinyl LP)
Recollection GRM / Portraits 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).
 Winter Family - Chevaliers - Music for a dance piece by Paco Dècina (vinyl LP)
Sub Rosa
Winter Family's new album, a composition for a dance piece by Italian choreographer Paco Dècina (pipe organ, piano, voice), partially recorded in St Martin church of Maxéville, France.
Extra Muros - Italy (vinyl LP)
Flee
Five musicians and producers from Italy and Europe experiment on new sounds together, inspired by a large variety of artistic environments and soundscapes.
 Norscq - 5 Streams (2 vinyl LP + 7\
Optical Sound
First vinyl edition of the 3rd album by Norscq (The Grief / The Atlas Project) that combines ancient texts, oriental singing, post-industrial electronica and dark ambient.
Louise Siffert - Gut Feelings - Melodies and Aromas (vinyl LP)
DUUU
With the vinyl recording of a musical, the artist proposes a new chapter in her project on fermentation as a living, palpable theory that blends body, feminism, and community.
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.
Thibault Boulvain - L\'art en sida - 1981-1997
French edition
Les presses du réel – Art History – Œuvres en sociétés
A study of representations of HIV and AIDS in American and European art.
Sarah Thornton - 33 artistes en 3 actes
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – Figures
French edition of the compelling narrative that goes behind the scenes with the world's most important living artists to humanize and demystify contemporary art.
Le Comportement des Choses
French edition
Les presses du réel – Criticism, theory & documents – ArTeC / Labex
A polyphonic investigation that reveals the potential of fictional and philosophical suggestion of the animation of things, questioning the persistence of forms of animism within the project of modernity, in the horizon of a questioning of the anthropocentric foundations of the Western culture.
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).
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
French edition
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.
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.
Attaques
French edition
Attaques
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
An anthology of critical and political poetry.
Anthologie internationale de poésie contemporaine - 1. Arabie saoudite – Dans les galops du sable
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
This publication brings together some of the most representative authors of Saudi Arabian poetic modernity, in its widest scope. Translated by the Tunisian poet Moëz Majed, it is the first anthology of contemporary poetry from Saudi Arabia to be published in French.
Mohammed Al Hers - Semences pour les moissons d\'absence
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
The first publication in French of the Saudi poet.
Ahmed Almulla - Intranquillité des dunes
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
The first publication in French of the Saudi poet.
Ghassan Alkhunaizi - Nuages dans les nuages
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
The first publication in French of the Saudi poet.
Saleh Zamanan - Brève mythologie de l\'effroi
bilingual edition (Arabic / French)
Les presses du réel – Literature – Al Dante
Al Dante - Poetry & Literature
The first publication in French of the Saudi poet.
Marie Bauthias - Généa/logi(qu)e(s) illusoire(s)
French edition
Les presses du réel – Contemporary art – Al Dante
Al Dante - Contemporary Art
Marie Bauthias' poetic collages.
Véhicule
French edition
Véhicule
The partitions, to be activated by the reader, by Mette Ingvartsen, Violaine Lochu, Sonia Chiambretto, Garance Dor, Aurélie Noury, Melaine Dalibert, Didier Aschour, Roland Sabatier, Vincent Menu, IKHEA@SERVICES, Florent Delval & David Liver, Pierre di Sciullo.
Aurélie Pétrel - Essai sur l\'image latente / PVL
French edition
Mix
A short essay on the concepts of "latent images" and "latency" based on the philosophy and history of the work of French artist Aurélie Pétrel.
Alexis Sequera - Dis-Leur
French edition
Lendroit éditions
A collection of SMS from dealers, between the poetic and the sociological.
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.
Olivier Garcin - Une épopée, un lieu, une revue, des actions, « tout un tas d\'horizons »...
French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes – L'écart absolu (Absolute Gap) – Construction
An exhaustive documentation to celebrate 40 years of creative activities at Garage 103—an historical place for post-Fluxus artistic, performative, poetic, and sonic experimentations in the heart of Nice.
Iglika Christova - Art & Microbiologie
French edition
Jannink - Wide Open
Art & microbiology: an essay on the critical, ethical and historical dimensions that result from the entry of microorganisms into the creative process, between art and science.
Michèle Pralong - Engamblant
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
This edition, printed in serigraphy, delivers the reworked transcription of a recorded interview between musicians Jacques Demierre and Louis Schild, in which the notion of surveying and measurement is examined, among other things and in a conversational manner (with a musical transcription and a contribution from the playwright Michèle Pralong).
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.
Daisuke Ichiba - Haze
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White Rabbit Prod - Pool of Tears
A collection of drawings by Daisuke Ichiba published in Pool Of Tears, a series of small format artist's books.
Sandra Martagex - Désir
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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
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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.
Frédéric Forté - Questions obliques (card game)
French edition
Art centers, museums, galleries & varia
Created by the author-poet Frédéric Forté, the "Questions obliques" cards, with their three levels of difficulty, question the visitor of an exhibition on his perception of an artwork.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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