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October 19 2018 06:00PM
Rich and Famous - magazine launch at Paris Internationale

Pretty, Pretty, Pretty... Good !!! Join us for the launch of Peter Friel’s Rich and Famous infamous magazine, with Bonny Poon at After 8 Books booth - 4th floor at Paris Internationale, the hottest art fair in…

LEBRUN, Olivier
A Final Companion to Books from the Simpsons

The 640 pages of this encyclopedic yellow volume, show all the books that ever appeared in the course of episodes of the US animated sitcom, The Simpsons, created by Matt Groening. The images are worth a thousand…

BACHER, Lutz
Open the Kimono

“I think he enjoys the confetti going up in the air”
“It's like wearing 2 condoms”
“Spitballing”

Open the Kimono is a chronogical record of some remarks from TV ads movies news radio novels airplanes…

KESHVANI, Rozemin; HEIL, Axel; WEIBEL, Peter (eds.)
Better Books. Art, Anarchy, Apostasy, Counter-culture & the New Avant-garde

In the 1950s and 1960s, London underwent a cultural revolution, which altered forever the trajectory of contemporary art and gave rise to a radical re-formulation of artistic production. United in their distrust of culture,…

LOICHINGER, Hannes; KASPAR, Tobias (eds.)
PROVENCE REPORT Autumn/Winter 2018/2019

The focal point of PROVENCE REPORT Autumn/Winter 2018/2019 is Art in the service of... A new, ambitious and unexpected development of the 8-issue magazine PROVENCE, conceived and edited by Hannes…

CANTOR, Ellen
A history of the world as it has become known to me

Ellen Cantor (1961–2013) combined ready-made materials with diaristic notes and drawings to probe her perceptions and experiences of personal desire and institutional violence. This book is concerned with, and a document…

TAYLOR, Zin
Lavender Glass

Lavender Glass explores how the subjects of growth and formation develop in Zin Taylor’s work into a series of conceptual forms surfacing through investigative elements of inquiry, exchange, and abstraction. Copublished…

LERNER, Ben; KLUGE, Alexander
The Snows of Venice

American author Ben Lerner and German film-maker and writer Alexander Kluge come from two different generations but share a single passion: an interest in the long-term effects of things. A line from Lerner’s poem “The…

MEKAS, Jonas
Conversations with Film-Makers. Movie journal columns 1961-1975

Every week, from 1958 until 1977, Jonas Mekas published his “Movie Journal” column in the Village Voice, conducting numerous interviews with filmmakers from all over the world. Conversations is the first time that these…

OLIVEROS, Pauline
Early Electronic Works

“My work with electronic music began in 1959. My first tape piece was an ambitious four channel work called Time Perspectives. The piece was made by recording small sounds from objects resonated on a wooden wall and changing…

NEURATH, Otto
Des hiéroglyphiques à l'Isotope. Une autobiographie visuelle

Otto Neurath (1882-1945), philosophe, sociologue et économiste autrichien, est l’un des créateurs de l’Isotype, un langage universel et non verbal qui vise à transformer une information en formes visuelles, pionnier dans…

SCHULMAN, Sarah
La gentrification des esprits

La Gentrification des esprits est un retour captivant sur la crise du sida et l’activisme d’ACT UP dans le New York des années 1980 et 1990. Sarah Schulman, elle-même new-yorkaise et militante de la cause LGBT,…

JONES, Richard John
Paraperformance

Défini comme “Paraperformance”, le livre est l’agencement d'une sélection de matériaux ayant circulé avec ou ayant été choisis pour représenter des composantes de son travail qui, au cours des cinq dernières années, ont…

ORAND, Antoine
Claires Fontaines

Initialement présentées sous la forme d’une page web, les 40 pages de Claires Fontaines dessinées par Antoine Orand décrivent des interactions avec des objets triviaux et produits en série. Un tour de Risographie magistral,…

JASIULEVICIUTE, Deimante
In Order of Disappearence

Phone-wallet-keys. A typical scenario everyone is running through their head when leaving the house. But what if keys are soon a thing of the past?

In 2017 a U.S. tech company first introduced microchips to their…

ROTHENBERGER, Flurina (ed.)
Nice N°2. Abidjan / Côte d'Ivoire

Initiated by Flurina Rothenberger and Hammer, Nice is a magazine conceived and realized by young photographers, writers and artists, over the course of workshops and work sessions organized for each issue in a…

GEYS, Jef
Kempens Informatieblad. Special Edition Lisbon-Portland

This issue of Jef Geys’s newspaper Kempens Informatiedblad was conceived in connection with the artist’s posthumous exhibition at Yale Union in Portland in 2018, curated by Nicholas Tammens. 

JENSEN, Peter
Jeanette, 28 October

For London Fashion Week Spring Summer 2004 Peter Jensen was given a slot on the official schedule, a prized accolade for the young designer he was. For many reasons undiscussed here he hated his collection and, to add…

HOUETTE, Charlotte; PACOTTE, Clara
EAAPES (Exploration des Alternatives Arrivantes de Provenance Extra-Solaire)

Au sein de la Cheapest University, ce reader rend compte d'un cycle de rencontres autour de la science-fiction et des possibilités d'existences alternatives que ce genre littéraire peut offrir, en particulier en ce qui…

SCHULMAN, Liv
Que Faire ?

Un cri de détresse d'un groupe de scénaristes enfermé dans un local. Que Faire ? Quand on est soumis à un impératif de créativité. Que Faire du langage quand on est en groupe ? Que Faire ? Quand…

GARCIA, Dora
Segunda Vez: How Masotta Was Repeated

Segunda Vez is an art research project centered on the figure of Oscar Masotta (Buenos Aires, 1930, Barcelona, 1979), an author of groundbreaking texts about the Happening, art, and dematerialization, a pioneer…

LANGDALEN, Erik Fenstad; PINOCHET, Andrea; SZCAKA, Léa-Catherine
Concrete Oslo

Concrete Oslo gives the reader an opportunity to explore a great number of buildings, structures and objects through curated tours across the city. But more than mere tourist guide, this book is an opportunity…

PULSINELLI, Elisabeth; COLES, Poppy (eds.)
X-TRA Vol. 21 No. 1

This new issue of LA-based X-TRA magazine inaugurates a new design and layout. It notably comprises an essay on “soft talk” and the language of critique by writer Leslie Dick; a conversation between Simone Forti,…

DECROOS, Bart; PATTEEUW, Véronique; SCHWARZ, Marius (eds.)
OASE #100: Karel Martens and The Architecture of the Journal
The 100th issue of OASE takes the journal’s long-standing collaboration with its graphic designer Karel Martens as a starting point to explore the relationship between architecture journals and graphic…
BLAMEY, David; HAYLOCK, Brad (eds.)
Distributed

This new volume in the Occasional Table series of critical anthologies focuses on the act of distribution as a subject for serious creative consideration and one of great social and economic importance. Contributors from…

MAGNUSSON, Jonas J.; GRÖNBERG, Cecilia; MAIER, Tobi; CANOILAS, Hugo (eds.)
OEI #80/81 The Zero Alternative

The last issue of OEI has just arrived! What is it? What is it not? OEI #80-81 is not an anthological publication, and has no representative ambition. It is a montage-based publication trying, in as material…

FRASER, Andrea
2016 (In Museums, Money, and Politics)

Do you remember 2016?
Do you know who in art donated money to Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton
Do you know who funds, for instance, the Art Institute of Chicago?
This heavy book will give you all the information…

WOJNAROWICZ, David
Weight of the Earth. The Tape Journals of David Wojnarowicz

 “In these moment I hate language. I hate what words are like.”

Weight of the Earth is a transcript of tapes David Wojnarowicz was recording in his room, by himself, as an attempt to understand how his…

MARSHALL, Bertie
From Sleepwalking to Sleepwalking

Part artist notebook, part meditation on grieving, From Sleepwalking to Sleepwalking is above all an apparitional soundtrack through memory and 21st century cityscapes that haunts like a dream through waking hours;…

DORANTES, Dolores
Copia/Copy

Copia/Copy is the result of Dolores Dorantes’ residency at Poetry International 2018, published in collaboration with Publication Studio Rotterdam. Dorantes' poetry constructs and deconstructs, remembers and forgets,…

HEGRAY, Hendrik; DELABORDE, Jonas (eds.)
Nazi Knife #11

When only the best is good enough … it means it’s time for Hendrik Hegray and Jonas Delaborde to get a new issue of Nazi Knife to the printer! NK #11 goes back to the small, perfect bound format of the…

TEXTE ZUR KUNST (ed.)
Texte Zur Kunst 29/111 (Sept. 2018) Amerika

Partly inspired by Franz Kafka’ unfinished Amerika, this issue of Texte Zur Kunst deals with “the idea of Amerika itself as a an essential contradiction between America (US America) as idea or ideal,…

WEKUA, Andro
ANDRO WEKUA

An impressive new monograph, gathering pages of collages, as well as illustrations spanning the last ten years of Georgian artist Andro Wekua’s work. 

Published in conjunction with Andro Wekua’s exhibition “All…

CYTTER, Keren
The Brutal Turtle

“Hey, turtle, why you are so brutal?” asks the Curious Squirrel, who was passing by the house of the Brutal Turtle. “Because strangers kicked me out of my house,” said the Brutal Turtle, and told his story.”

See…

MARTINIS ROE, Alex
To Become Two – Propositions for Feminist Collective Practice

This book is an outcome of artist Alex Martinis Roe’s research into a genealogy of feminist political practices in Europe and Australia, from the 1970s until today. The first part of the book gathers essays by the artist,…

SUHR, Maike; LIPPMANN, Malve Lippmann; SUNGU, Can (eds.)
Bitter Things - Narrative and Memories of Transnational Families

This publication features academic and literary contributions, interviews, songs and photos which explores the impact of labor migration on the notion of motherhood from the perspectives of women migrant workers and children…

SHAW, Lytle
The Moiré Effect

In 2002, literary scholar Lytle Shaw was dispatched to Zurich to investigate the life and work of Ernst Moiré—a mysterious Swiss photographer who often seems more like a phantasm than the flesh-and-blood figure who will…

BARBER, Stephen
White Noise Ballrooms

A lost city in the North of England during the momentous winter of 1978 and the accelerating collapse of the UK's final socialist government—the so-called “Winter of Discontent”, and the final winter before the onset of…

ANGIAMA, Sepake; BUTCHER, Clare; EFTHYMIOU, Alkisti; KATS, Anton; ZEQO, Arnisa (eds.)
aneducation – documenta 14

 

“This is not a book of good intentions.”

This publication attempts to introduce a chorus of voices that speak from different positions on aneducation, the education program for Learning from…

RICARD, Rene
Rene Ricard 1979-1980

A new edition of the late Rene Ricard’s first book of poetry, originally published in the Dia Art Foundation in 1979. A painter, a poet and a writer, Rene Ricard joined Andy Warhol’s Factory upon his arrival in the mid-1960’s.…

ABLOH, Virgil
"Insert Complicated Title Here"

Audience: Hey, Virgil. A quick question. Yes or no, real quick: can you sign my shoes after this?
Virgil Abloh: I've got to leave in 10 minutes, but I'll do it.
Audience: Right now? Okay, I'll walk up.
Virgil…

GUIRAUDIE, Alain
Now the Night Begin

A novel that is a meditation on friendship, love, obsession, power, and abuse, by turns hyperrealist and phantasmagoric, recalling the work of Sade and Bataille. [publsher's note]

Afterword by Bruce Hainley and…

BORDOWITZ, Gregg
Glenn Ligon: Untitled (I Am a Man)

An illustrated examination of Glenn Ligon's iconic Untitled (I Am a Man) (1988)—a quotation, an appropriated text turned into an artifact. [publisher's note]

O'DOHERTY, Brian
Collected Essays

This long-awaited volume brings together much of Brian O’Doherty’s most influential writing, including essays on major figures such as Edward Hopper, Mark Rothko, and Andy Warhol, and a substantial follow-up to his iconic…

GIBBONS, Adam; WILSON, Eva (Eds.)
“ ” (Quotation Marks) #04 GCC Internal Affairs 2013–2018

A collection of selected images and conversations from the artist collective GCC's five-year WhatsApp archive.

GIBBONS, Adam; WILSON, Eva (Eds.)
“ ” (Quotation Marks) #02 James Hoff and Maria Kaiser

A conversation between artist/musician/publisher/poet James Hoff and writer/theoretician Marian Kaiser, discussing Hoff’s music practice as well as the notion of the public, what is poetry today, and the weird beauty of…

GIBBONS, Adam; WILSON, Eva (Eds.)
“ ” (Quotation Marks) #05 Badlands Unlimited (Act 1)

Set behind the scenes of the artist-run publishing house Badlands Unlimited, this three-act play follows the characters as they launch an erotic novella, deal with internal conflicts, and imagine the promise and threat…

MARAUD, Guillaume
Version n°0005, July 2018, “May 2018 SPECIAL”

Guillaume Maraud started in 2016 the publication series Versions: he had already self-published n°0001 − n°0002, n°0003, and n°0004,…

MENDES, Margarida (ed.)
Matter Fiction

Matter Fictions addresses fiction as a mode of producing reality as well as the significance of matter—animal, vegetable, mineral, hybrid—beyond binaries. Recounting a partial history of our relation with matter,…

PRYDE, Josephine
lapses in Thinking By the person i Am

lapses in Thinking By the person i Am presents documentation and texts from Josephine Pyde’s eponymous exhibition shown [in 2015] at the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, and Institute…

CARPENTER, Merlin
"The Outside Can't Go Outside"

Why has there been so much interest in “surplus value” in recent years? In “The Outside Can't Go Outside”, artist Merlin Carpenter considers how this term has been inserted into contemporary art theory following the financial…