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Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming
Conceived around an anthropology of the object, this book proposes to follow the course of royal objects of Abomey, former capital of the pre-colonial Kingdom of Dahomey (in present-day Benin).

Avant-gardes
2019
French edition
forthcoming
A collective reassessment of Gertrude Stein's relationship to the arts, allowing to understand the complexity of the relationship between writing and visual arts in her work.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
forthcoming
A collective reflection on reciprocal relations between design and the ethics of care, in the areas of health, social innovation, objects, or the environmental issue.

Literature
2019
French edition
forthcoming

Literature
2019
French edition
forthcoming
The testamentary work of Jacques Sivan: a graphic poem on the body and its reincarnation through the language.

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming

Contemporary art
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
forthcoming
New monograph.

Avant-gardes
2019
French edition
forthcoming
A closer reading of the late poetry of Jean Hans Arp (1886-1966), major figure of the Dada movement in Zurich, a friend of the surrealists, painter, sculptor, also author of an important bilingual poetic work, which covers more than half a century of creation (with a choice of poems previously unpublished).

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
forthcoming
A collective exploration of the relationship between contemporary art and archeology.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
forthcoming
A reflection on our present, through a series of portraits of contemporary artists.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
forthcoming
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.

Literature
2019
French edition
forthcoming
This manual proposes a state of current knowledge on the functioning of nature in an urban environment: its ecology.

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming
Jean Laude's writings on art.

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming
An anthology.

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming

Art History
2019
French edition
forthcoming

Contemporary art
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
New monograph: a retrospective of Yan Pei-Ming's paintings and watercolors from 2006 to 2019, structured around the figure of disappearance and violence, and around the confrontation with the works of the masters of the past as well as with modern iconography, with essays by Franck Gautherot, David Liot, Xavier Douroux and Fabian Stech.

Literature
2019
French edition
An anthology of political poetry.

Literature
2019
French edition
An original fable at war against the founding books of monotheisms (unpublished text of 1963).

Literature
2019
French edition
Angéline Neveu, a figure of May '68 then of the French poetic underground, close to the Situationists, tells herself and offers a testimony on the years 1960-70.

Literature
2019
French edition
The reissue, in a new translation, of one of the most important essays of Latin American poetry from the historical avant-gardes.

Art History
2019
French edition
This book traces the career of Kara Walker (born in 1969), the most internationally recognized African-American artist since Jean-Michel Basquiat, and explores the history of the reception of a work that faces the limits of representation, challenging the question of the figuration of the black body.

Art History
2019
French edition
Can the modern uses of prehistory shed new light on the modern experience of time and, thus, the art of this period?

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
Two texts by New York artist Zoe Beloff, pioneer in the field of “media archeology”, whose works are at the crossroads of avant-garde art, popular cultures and critical theory.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
The reconciliation of art and life, at the heart of the reflection and practice of many modern and contemporary movements.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
A conversation, accompanied by an introduction by Andrea Soto Calderón, to better understand the crucial role that images occupy in Jacques Rancière's work, and how images are the site of imaginative and reconfiguring operations.

Art History
2019
French edition
Jean Dubuffet, Art Brut, and the primitivist paradigm.

Art History
2019
French edition
A critical look at the place and stakes of representations of the war of independence in the contemporary construction of the French and Algerian art scene.

Literature
2019
texts in English and French
A magazine for visual and experimental poetry and works inspired by Dada and Fluxus, directed by Jean-François Bory.

Contemporary art
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
First monograph dedicated to French artist, videographer, performer and poet Julien Creuzet.

Contemporary art
2019
bilingual edition (English / French)
First monograph.

Avant-gardes
2019
French edition
The chronicles of the digital poetry movement, by one of its pioneers and main actors in France.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
Two interviews in which Carmelo Bene exposes his working method and his ideas on television, and opens a reflection on the links between artistic avant-gardism and mass diffusion.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
Interview with one of the great figures of art photography today, in which Sophie Ristelhueber reflects on her own carrer and practice.

Contemporary art
2019
French edition
Focusing on several major collaborative performance-videos by a figure of the British Black Art movement, this illustrated monograph includes a series of essays which interpret Boyce's interdisciplinary practice in the light of art history, and analyse her interest in black feminism, cultural studies, film studies, art history and critical theory.

Literature
2019
French edition
A seminal text of Contemporary Mexican poetry, inspired by the Tarahumara and peyote rituals. Included in appendix is the first manifesto of infra-realism, written by Anaya in 1975.

Literature
2019
French edition
135 poems, calligrams and other visual experiments, spread over 54 years of poetic activity, by one of the major actors of the poetic avant-garde in France.

Literature
2019
French edition
A selection of essays that Jean-François Bory devoted to his favorite and somewhat marginal authors, ranging from Nadar to Raoul Hausmann via d'Annunzio.

Literature
2019
French edition
Fourteen comical, absurd, ironic, moving short novels, by Jean-François Bory, unfaithful successor to Dada and active author of the avant-garde movements of the 1960s/1970s.

Literature
2019
French edition
From “The Left Bank Publisher” to “Miss Fukushima”, 102 portraits of a person or a profession in 10 expressions in the form of an inventory.

Literature
2019
French edition
From “The Left Bank Publisher” to “Miss Fukushima”, 102 portraits of a person or a profession in 10 expressions in the form of an inventory, with an original and unique artwork.

Literature
2019
French edition
Reissue of the main publications by Angéline Neveu (1946-2011), a political figure of the poetic underground scene in France.

Literature
2019
French edition
This publication brings together two new texts by Stéphane Nowak Papantoniou, with an audio link granting access to a recorded version of the publication, accompanied by a composition by sound artist motif_r.

Literature
2019
French edition
This publication brings together two new texts by Stéphane Nowak Papantoniou. The limited edition includes an original and unique artwork, as well as a CD with a sound declension of the poem, recorded by the author and accompanied by a composition of the sound artist motif_r.

Literature
2019
French edition
Collection of transcripts of performance poetry by Christian Prigent. This edition comes with a CD including the recordings of these performances, featuring the author and actress Vanda Benes.

Art History
2019
French edition
The historical-memorial narrative in comics, from Art Spiegelman to Marjane Satrapi, as a new form of representation of History, between individual and collective memory.

Avant-gardes
2019
French edition
A detailed investigation into the Japanese noise scene (Japanoizu), with a sharp critical eye and an in-depth knowledge of local sources, by a specialist of alternative cultures and experimental musics in Japan.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
It is a hundred and fifty years since Hector Berlioz is caught between storm and passion, violence and adolescence. This book wants to get out of these cliches, even to sink into others.

Criticism, theory & documents
2019
French edition
Philosopher Ludger Schwarte presents a critical essay against the notion of contemporaneity in art and pleads for a renewed temporality: an art of futurity.