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An Atlas of Agendas
Text by Brian Holmes, Freek Lomme.

An Atlas of Agendas is a political, social and economic atlas, informing the public about sociopolitical power structures and activating opportunities for the self and the commons.
The French research and design group Bureau d´Études has >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677977
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 270 pgs / 54 color / 54 duotone / 64 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 Awaiting stock


Festac ´77: 2nd World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture
Text by Alioune Diop, Barkley Hendricks, Audre Lorde, Dominique Malaquais, Marilyn Nance, Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi, J.D. Okhai Ojeikere, Elvira Dyangani Ose, Betye Saar, Wole Soyinka.

Early in 1977, thousands of artists, writers, musicians, activists and scholars from Africa and the Black diaspora assembled in Lagos for FESTAC ’77, the 2nd World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture. The >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984498
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 352 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/21/2020 Awaiting stock


Friedrich von Borries: Politics of Design, Design of Politics
Edited by Angelika Nollert. Text by Moritz Ahlert, Jens-Uwe Fischer, Benjamin Kasten, Anne Levy, Ingo Offermanns, Wilma Renfordt.

Asserting that “design sexualizes”, “design colonizes” and “design manipulates,” Berlin-based architect, curator and professor of design theory Friedrich von Borries (born 1974) casts a new perspective on Cola advertisements, Sony Walkmans and the Le Corbusier >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984672
US $30.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 Awaiting stock


Lost in Media
Edited by Ismail Einasche, Thomas Roueché.

How can migrants represent themselves in public debate? Lost in Media argues for new terms of participation

This volume gathers critical responses to the representations of migrants in the media in Europe through nine essays by >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789492095688
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 168 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 10/22/2019 Awaiting stock


Museum of Capitalism
Edited with text by Andrea Steves, Timothy Furstnau. Text by Stephen Squibb, J.K. Gibson Graham, Ingrid Burrington, Steven Cottingham, Lester K. Spence, Heather Davis, Kevin Killian, Jennifer González, Chiara Bottici, Ian Alan Paul, Chantal Mouffe, Calum Storrie, Susannah Sayler, Edward Morris, Lucy R. Lippard, T.J. Demos, Sasha Lilley, McKenzie Wark, Sarrita Hunn, James McAnally, Kim Stanley Robinson, Jodi Dean, Ben Davis, Madeline Lane-McKinley, Nina Power, Abigail Satinsky, Simon Sheikh.

The Museum of Capitalism—a traveling exhibition that has been hosted in Oakland and Boston and will arrive in New York City in fall 2019—treats capitalism as a historical phenomenon. This speculative institution views the present >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753262
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 216 pgs / 90 color / 25 duotone.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 Awaiting stock


Post-Butt
By Melani De Luca. Introduction by Charlotte van Buylaere.

Post-Butt analyses the virality of images in our mediated society. The book is essentially a case study of the image of female butts and their influence in media, society and art. The butt, this book >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789493148024
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 200 duotone.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock


Practising Art Internationally
Edited with text by Binna Choi, Lisa Rosendahl, Grant Watson, Andrea Phillips. Text by Sara Ahmed, Rustom Bharucha, Alice Creischer, Andreas Siekmann, Matthijs de Bruijne, Kodwo Eshun, Anjalika Sagar, Leela Gandhi, Johanna Gustavsson, Christian Nyampeta, Park Chan-kyong.

Practising Art Internationally aims to detach the notion of international art practice from a rhetoric of globalization and an exclusive focus on the contemporary. It traces a new genealogy of trans-local practices and methods, presenting >>more

Valiz/Casco
ISBN 9789492095619
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Pbk, 6.25 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 20 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/22/2019 Awaiting stock


The Dwarf in the Chess Machine
By Lieven De Cauter.

The Dwarf in the Chess Machine offers a study of the tension between materialism and theology in the work of the German-Jewish philosopher Walter Benjamin. Belgian philosopher, art historian, writer and activist Lieven De Cauter >>more

Nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084971
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5.75 x 9 in. / 474 pgs.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock


The Labour of Enjoyment: Towards a Critique of Libidinal Economy
By Samo Tomšic.

A new theory of libidinal economy—the intersection between desire and capitalism—from the author of The Capitalist Unconscious

The fourth book in Slavoj Žižek's Lacanian Explorations series, The Labour of Enjoyment sees Slovenian philosopher Samo Tomšic >>more

Walther König, Köln/August Verlag
ISBN 9783941360563
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 4.5 x 7.25 in. / 260 pgs.
Pub Date: 11/19/2019 Awaiting stock


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

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10 Years in Art Publishing
By Lionel Bovier. This A-Z "memoir about art publishing" celebrates the ten-year anniversary of JRP|Ringier, created in 2004 by Swiss art curator Lionel Bovier and Ringier AG owner Michael Ringier. With 632 books and 1,800 authors published, 20,000 >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037644133
US $15.00 CAN $21.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4 x 6.5 in. / 64 pgs / 20 color / 4 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015 In stock


A Brief History of Curating
Edited by Hans Ulrich Obrist. Part of JRP|Ringer's innovative Documents series, published with Les Presses du Réel and dedicated to critical writings, this publication comprises a unique collection of interviews by Hans Ulrich Obrist mapping the development of the curatorial >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783905829556
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 TRADE
Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 200 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008 In stock


A New Fascism?
Edited by Susanne Pfeffer. Text by Franco 'Bifo' Berardi, Wilhelm Heitmeyer, Chantal Mouffe, Susanne Pfeffer, G. M. Tamás.

Held in conjunction with Berlin-based artist Loretta Fahrenholz’s (born 1981) 2016 exhibition Two A.M. at the Fridericianum in Kassel, Germany, the symposium entitled A New Fascism? explored methods of recognizing and resisting the rise of >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960982180
US $14.95 CAN $19.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.25 x 8 in. / 56 pgs / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


A Transcendent Decade
Text by Michelle Baddeley, Virginia Burkett, Manuel Castells, Nancy Chau, Barry Eichengreen, Amos N. Guiora, Ravi Kanbur, Ramón López de Mántaras, et al.

A Transcendent Decade looks back on the past ten years in order to understand the complexity of our present moment. The publication brings together 22 essays addressing a topic crucial to our present and our >>more

Turner
ISBN 9788417141219
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.25 x 10.5 in. / 448 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock


Alfredo Boulton and His Contemporaries
Edited by Ariel Jiménez. Text by Hugo Achugar, Roldán Esteva-Grillet, Elías Pino Iturrieta, Marco Negrón, Luis Pérez-Oramas, Sandra Pinardi, Marco Pintó, Rafael Castillo Zapata. Alfredo Boulton (1908-1995) was Venezuela's foremost cultural and aesthetic observer of the twentieth century. An art critic, cultural historian and photographer, he was highly influential in the development of Modernist art and discourse--and of cultural >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707100
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Paperback, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 376 pgs / 61 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 In stock


Among Others: Blackness at MoMA
Edited with text by Darby English, Charlotte Barat. Text by Mabel O. Wilson, et al.

This expansive collection of essays on nearly 200 works in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art is the first substantial exploration of MoMA’s uneven historical relationship with black artists, black audiences and the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9781633450349
US $65.00 CAN $82.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 488 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 08/20/2019 In stock


Artist, Authorship & Legacy: A Reader
Edited with introduction by Daniel McClean. Text by Joan Kee, Donn Zaretsky, Martha Buskirk, Christian Viveros-Fauné, Nate Harrison, John C. Welchman, Lisa Rosendahl, Penelope Curtis, Alessandra Donati, Shane Burke, Guy Brett, Georgina Adam, Judith Bresler, Corinne Hershkovitch, Giuseppe Calabi, Loretta Würtenberger and Karl Von Trott Zu Solz, Christine J. Vincent, Daniel McClean, Dawn Ades, Agency, Gabriel Pérez-Barreiro, Gilane Tawadros.

This anthology of interdisciplinary essays examines the interlocking themes of artistic authorship, authenticity and legacy from legal, art market and art historical perspectives. It is structured in three sections: Authorship and Artists’ Rights; The Artwork, >>more

Ridinghouse
ISBN 9781909932456
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 324 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


Berlin Childhood circa 1900
Translated by Carl Skoggard. This fresh translation by Carl Skoggard of philosopher Walter Benjamin's (1892-1940) engaging memoir remains faithful to the author's voice. Readers are offered glimpses of an anonymous Berlin childhood which might have been Benjamin's own, with >>more

Publication Studio Hudson
ISBN 9781935662136
US $22.00 CAN $30.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4.75 x 6.5 in. / 326 pgs / 31 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock


Better Books / Better Bookz
Edited by Rozemin Keshvani, Axel Heil, Peter Weibel. Text by Rozemin Keshvani, Barry Miles. Contributions by Stephen Dwoskin, John Hopkins, Graham Keen, Bruce Lacey, Gustav Metzger, Jeff Nuttall, Frank Popper, Criton Tomazos, Islwyn Watkins.

In the 1960s and ‘70s, the legendary independent London bookstore Better Books, located on the Charing Cross Road, was the hub for Britain’s counterculture, with the likes of Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, Alexander Trocchi, >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984580
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 320 pgs / 165 color / 180 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


Blueprint for Counter Education
By Maurice R. Stein, Larry Miller and Marshall Henrichs. Text by Paul Cronin, Adam Michaels, Jeffrey Schnapp.

Radical pedagogy from Bauhaus to Black Mountain: a defining document of '60s counterculture

Maurice R. Stein and Larry Miller’s Blueprint for Counter Education is one of the defining (but neglected) works of radical pedagogy of the >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753095
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 TRADE
Boxed, Pbk, 2 vols, 8 x 10.75 in. / 272 pgs / 3 duotone / 400 b&w / 3 posters.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 In stock


By Reason or By Force
By Valentina Montero. Chilean journalist and independent curator Valentina Montero (born 1973) left her native country five years ago, relocating to Europe just in time for the continent’s financial crisis. “I felt myself not only as someone coming >>more

Errant Bodies/Doormats
ISBN 9780988937505
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 96 pgs.
Pub Date: 11/30/2013 In stock


Change
Text by Manuel Castells, David Gelernter, Juan Ignacio Vázquez, Evgeni Morozov, Mikko Hyppönen, Yochai Benkler, Federico Casalegno, David Crystal, Lucien Engelen, Patrik Wikström, Peter Hirshberg, Paul DiMaggio, Edward Castronova. et al. The Internet has so entirely transformed virtually all aspects of everyday life that it seems almost impossible to assess its impact. Here, 19 esteemed scholars from around the world tackle the topic from different angles. >>more

Turner
ISBN 9788415832454
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Pbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 478 pgs / 24 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 In stock


Commonism
Edited with text by Nico Dockx, Pascal Gielen.

There is a new ideology in the making: "commonism," which focuses on the reciprocating movements of the commons (i.e., the cultural and natural resources accessible to and held by all members of a society). After >>more

Valiz/Antennae Series
ISBN 9789492095473
US $27.50 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 448 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 In stock


Considering Forgiveness
Edited by Aleksandra Wagner with Carin Kuoni, Matthew Buckingham. Contributions by Anne Aghion, Ayreen Anastas, Gregg Bordowitz, Omer Fast, Rene Gabri, Andrea Geyer, Mark Godfrey, Sharon Hayes, Sandi Hilal with Alessandro Petti and Eyal Weizman, Susan Hiller, Julia Kristeva, Lin & Lam, Jeffrey K. Olick, Brian D. Price, Jane Taylor, Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl. Why forgiveness, and why now? Forgiveness emerges from the pages of this book--the first in a new series that examines political issues through a variety of distinct practices--as a political, psychological and aesthetic strategy. Featuring >>more

Vera List Center for Art and Politics
ISBN 9780982174500
US $24.00 CAN $33.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 10.5 in. / 272 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 In stock


Copy This Book
By Eric Schrijver.

This book is an artist’s guide to copyright, written for makers. Both practical and critical, it will guide you through the concepts underlying copyright and how they apply in your practice.
How do you get copyright? >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677939
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8 in. / 192 pgs / 4 b&w / 19 duotone.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock


Courageous Citizens
Edited by Bas Lafleur, Wietske Maas, Susanne Mors. Text by John Akomfrah, Rosi Braidotti, Vasyl Cherepanyn, Bojana Cveji, Fatima El-Tayeb, Pascal Gielen, Stuart Hall, David Harvey, Ivan Krastev, Wietske Maas, Marina Naprushkina, Lia Perjovschi, Saskia Sassen, Ana Vujanovi, Katherine Watson, Forensic Architecture.

This book highlights the change-making capacity of culture by exploring the intellectual and practical interventions of "courageous citizens." These citizens can be thinkers, artists, activists and collectives—those whose thoughts, ideas and actions play a pivotal >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789492095510
US $29.50 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock


Democracy
Edited by Hanspeter Kriesi.

Democracy is the worst form of government — except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. Challenging Democracy tries to get to the bottom of the dilemma expressed in >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783962
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 6.5 in. / 528 pgs / 340 images.
Pub Date: 11/25/2013 In stock


Design as Learning
Edited by Jan Boelen, Nadine Botha, Vera Sacchetti. Text by Danah Abdulla, Zeynep Çelik Alexander, Nelly Ben Hayoun, Jan Boelen, Nadine Botha, Joăo Ferreira, Corinne Gisel, Gabrielle Kennedy, Nahu Kubota, Peter Lang, Claudia Mareis, Deniz Ova, Nina Paim, Vera Sacchetti.

Why do design? What is design for? In a world of dwindling natural resources, exhausted social and political systems, and an overload of information there are many urgent reasons to reimagine the design discipline, and >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789492095602
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Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 208 pgs / 50 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


Diary of an Imaginary Egyptian
By Brandon LaBelle. “Writing comes up from under my skin,” writes Brandon LaBelle. “It creeps into my sleep, to tense my fingers; I am plunged into it, as a space for capturing a new voice, for figuring a >>more

Errant Bodies/Doormats
ISBN 9780982743973
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 112 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013 In stock


Dread
Edited by Juha van ’t Zelfde. Text by Timo Arnall, James Bridle, Simon Critchley, Adam Greenfield, Johan Grimonprez, Vinay Gupta, Ben Hammersley, Thomas Hirschhorn, Xander Karskens, Metahaven, China Miéville, Kevin Slavin, Superflux. Dread: The Dizziness of Freedom reflects on possible re-articulations of the concept of dread in our times. Associated with the "dizziness of freedom" by Sřren Kierkegaard, and with "the ecstasy of nihilism" by China Miéville, >>more

Valiz/Antennae Series
ISBN 9789078088813
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 In stock


Errant Bodies
Described as one of the most impressive new literature journals by Small Press magazine, this issue of Errant Bodies includes contributions by Simon Leung, Norman Klein, Nicky Hirst, Steve Roden, Ed Fella, Steve Hall and >>more

Brandon LaBelle/Louise Sandhaus
ISBN 9780965557016
US $6.00 CAN $10.00 TRADE
Paperback, 5 x 7 in. / 80 pgs / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/1998 In stock


Experience: The Media Rat Race
Edited by Frits Gierstberg and Bas Vroege. Essays by Timothy Druckrey, Arjen Mulder, Jennifer Cypher, Eric Higgs and Francisco van Jole. Our image of the world, our conduct and our thinking is to an increasing degree influenced and determined by visual media. Each day presents an ever larger amount of images and media messages to process--to >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622954
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 FLAT40
Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003 In stock


Figures in Air
By Micah Silver.

In this volume, theorist and sound artist Micah Silver addresses the impact of sound on human behavior and social space. Silver’s research ranges from Yves Klein’s Air Architecture to La Monte Young’s Dream House, and >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753019
US $20.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5.25 x 8 in. / 112 pgs / 12 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock


Food Is Fiction
By Linda Roodenburg.

On a daily basis, tens of thousands of food products fight for our attention in supermarkets. It’s a miracle that we manage to choose what we want from the overwhelming supply. Designers play a crucial >>more

Nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084674
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8.5 in. / 272 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock


For Climate's Sake!
Edited by Rene Swarzenbach.

For Climate's Sake! sets itself the goal of conveying the knowledge revealed by current climate research in a manner that is both concise and appealing. It differs from other books on climate change principally in >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037782453
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 576 pgs / 307 images.
Pub Date: 10/25/2012 In stock


Future Imperfect
Edited by Elizabeth M. Grady. Introduction by Deborah Fisher. Foreword by Shelley Frost Rubin. Text by Jan Cohen-Cruz, Ben Davis, Charles Esche, et al.

Future Imperfect weaves together accessible scholarship and leading examples of socially engaged art, including artist projects by Mel Chin, Brett Cook, Pablo Helguera, Fran Ilich, Norene Leddy & Liz Slagus, Jan Mun and Jody Wood. >>more

A Blade of Grass Books
ISBN 9780984230730
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Pbk, 7.5 x 9.25 in. / 199 pgs / 139 color / 7 duotone / 9 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/28/2017 In stock


Image Factories
Edited with text by Helena Doudova, Stephanie Jacobs, Patrick Rössler. Text by Bernd Stiegler, Otto Neurath, Vilém Flusser.

At the beginning of the 20th century, an unprecedented volume of information began circulating in the mass media, calling for the development of new visualization tactics to organize it all. The abundance of news and >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051798
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 64 color / 32 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock


Institutional Attitudes
Edited by Pascal Gielen. Text by Kenny Cupers, Bart De Baere, Ann Demeester, Jimmie Durham, Alex Farquharson, Mark Fisher, Pascal Gielen, Marc Jacobs, Sonja Lavaert, Thijs Lijster, Isabell Lorey, Markus Miessen, Chantal Mouffe, Gerald Raunig, Patricia Reed, Nicolaus Schafhausen, Blake Stimson. Today’s networked society offers us many possibilities for transmitting information, for interactive communication, mobility and flexibility. It also has a latent side effect: it renders the world ‘flat.’ Time-honored hierarchies, traditions, elites and canons are >>more

Valiz/Antennae Series
ISBN 9789078088684
US $28.95 CAN $39.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013 In stock


Jonas Mekas: Scrapbook of the Sixties
Edited by Anne König. Andy Warhol, Susan Sontag, John Lennon & Yoko Ono — Jonas Mekas was well acquainted with a great many New York artists. Born in Lithuania, he came to Brooklyn via Germany in 1949 and began >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959050333
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 450 pgs / 88 color / 130 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/01/2015 Out of stock


Keep This Sex Out Of My Sight
Essays by Elvan Zabunyan, Marie Joseph Bertini and Francoise Gange. Ever since women artists gave themselves the right to declare their sexual fantasies, their work has yielded revelations for those who once declared their fantasies for them. In a raw language that ignores taboos, these >>more

Dis Voir
ISBN 9782914563109
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Paperback, 6.25 x 8.75 in. / 128 pgs / 25 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2003 In stock


Kenneth Goldsmith: Against Translation
Against Translation is a text by American poet Kenneth Goldsmith (born 1961) published in eight volumes--English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese, Japanese, Russian and Arabic. The author discusses the impasses and shortcomings of translation and the >>more

Jean Boîte Éditions
ISBN 9782365680127
US $49.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 vols, 3.5 x 5.5 in. / 256 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 In stock


L’Internationale
Edited by Christian Höller. Text by Inke Arns, Zdenka Badovinac, Bart de Baere, Charles Esche, Bartomeu Mari, Georg Schöllhammer, et al. L’Internationale is a trans-institutional network of five major European museums and artists’ archives: Moderna Galerija Ljublana, Július Koller Society Bratislava/Vienna, MACBA Barcelona, Van Abbemusuem Eindhoven and MHKA Antwerp. With these five museums and their respective >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037643112
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 364 pgs / 16 color / 82 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2013 In stock


Modus
Edited by Ruby Hoette and Caroline Stevenson, with contributions by (D&K) Ricarda Bigolin, Janice Miller, T'ai Smith, Ellen Sampson & Alexis Romano.

In contemporary fashion, creative practitioners are actively seeking to challenge traditional practices and question the very definition of their discipline. While the mainstream fashion industry continues to uphold commercial boundaries, there are emergent practices that >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677991
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 36 pgs.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock


Muae No. 2
In 1994 and 1995, South Korea experienced an alarming upsurge in industrial accidents. This text examines the human cost of economic development in Asia, asking where the wealth of Asia is being directed. >>more

Kaya/Muae
ISBN 9781885030221
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Paperback, 7 x 9 in. / 212 pgs / 4 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/02/1996 In stock


No Culture, No Europe
Edited by Pascal Gielen. Text by Rosi Braidotti, Kurt De Boodt, Pascal Gielen, et al. Over the past decade, the European Union has fallen into a drawn-out political and economic crisis. In No Culture, No Europe, the contributors argue that prior analyses of this crisis have missed an important element: >>more

Valiz/Antennae Series
ISBN 9789492095039
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 224 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 In stock


Notes on My Dunce Cap
By Jesse Ball. A text for those curious about education as a context for creativity and collaboration, and for teachers who want to reconsider hierarchy in their classrooms, Jesse Ball’s Notes on My Dunce Cap includes advisory material >>more

Pioneer Works Press
ISBN 9780990593546
US $20.00 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.75 x 7.25 in. / 150 pgs / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 Out of stock


Our World to Change!
Edited by Ruedi Baur.

To explain the desperate state of our world, its functioning and malfunctioning, is the ambitious goal of this book by Ruedi and Vera Baur. To achieve this goal they have joined forces with the globalization- >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785294
US $20.00 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.75 x 6.25 in. / 256 pgs / 260 images.
Pub Date: 02/25/2017 In stock


Parole No. 2
Edited by Annette Stahmer. Text by Allen S. Weiss, Mladen Dolar, Anish Kapoor, et al. Edited by Annette Stahmer, Parole 2: Phonetic Skin explores the relationship of skin to language. Contributors include Mladen Dolar (Professor of Philosophy, Ljubljana), Naomi Segal (Professor of German and Romance Studies, London), Imogen Stidworthy (artist, >>more

Errant Bodies Press/Salon Verlag
ISBN 9783897703759
US $20.00 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 20 color / 30 b&w / Audio CD.
Pub Date: 05/31/2012 In stock


Pirates and Farmers
By Dave Hickey.

Following the news of his self-imposed exile from art criticism, Dave Hickey’s newest body of essays questions and challenges the cultural status quo in his trademark witty style.
Arguably one of the most astute critics working >>more

Ridinghouse
ISBN 9781905464722
US $29.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8.75 in. / 190 pgs / 15 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2013 In stock


Politics of Study
Edited with introduction by Sidsel Meineche Hansen, Tom Vandeputte Universities and art schools alike have been subjected to the pressure of recent austerity politics and the ongoing attempt to transform higher education on the basis of neoliberal principles. In this context, there is an >>more

Open Editions/Funen Art Academy
ISBN 9780949004123
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 8.5 in. / 128 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 In stock


Post-Digital Print
Foreword by Florian Cramer. Text by Alessandro Ludovico.

Digital technology is now a normal part of everyday life. The mutation of music and film into bits and bytes, downloads and streams is now taken for granted. For the world of book and magazine >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677946
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Pbk, 7.75 x 10 in. / 192 pgs / 100 duotone.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock


Producing Futures
Edited with text by Heike Munder. Text by Elsa Himmer, Paul B. Preciado, Yvonne Volkart, Joanna Walsh.

Stemming from the timely spring 2019 group exhibition at the Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Producing Futures: A Book on Post-Cyber-Feminisms focuses on feminist concerns in the post-internet era. While in the 1990s cyber-feminism—a term coined >>more

JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037645536
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Hbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 248 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock


Recto / Verso
Foreword by Michaela Unterdörfer. Preface by Paige Landesberg and Kristen Mueller.

Recto / Verso is the culmination of a month-long event series co-presented by Hauser & Wirth Publishers and Artbook @ MoMA PS1. The book features excerpts from panel discussions as well as visual and written >>more

Hauser & Wirth Publishers
ISBN 9783906915302
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 In stock


Sense & Sensibility
Edited by Pernilla Ellens. Text by Mandy Roos, Gabriel A. Maher, Roberto Perez de Gayo, Carly Rose Bedford, Olle Lundin, Janina Frye, Camille Auer, Barbara Bolt, Daantje Bons, Charlotte van Buylaere, Ece Canli, Luiza Prado de O. Martins, Victoria Ledig, Alicja Melzacka, Nina Power, Barbara Smith, Aynouk Tan.

It's because feminism has become a fashionable commodity now, that we're in desperate need of a more inclusive and varied reflection on contemporary girlhood, gender equality struggles, and the relationship between gender, politics and philosophy. >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677854
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Pbk, 4 x 8 in. / 192 pgs / 64 color.
Pub Date: 03/09/2018


Skizo-Mails
By Franco Berardi Bifo. Author of The Soul at Work and After the Future, Franco Berardi Bifo (born 1949) is one of today’s most articulate and prominent anti-capitalism theorists. Like many others involved with the 1960s Autonomia movement in >>more

Errant Bodies/Doormats
ISBN 9780982743966
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 152 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013 In stock


Sonnets
Translated with text by Carl Skoggard. Walter Benjamin's sonnets, written to mourn his friend Fritz Heinle, constitute an important though little-known part of the philosopher's literary achievement and a unique contribution to the history of the German sonnet. Benjamin would add >>more

Publication Studio Hudson
ISBN 9781624620812
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Pbk, 4.75 x 6.5 in. / 394 pgs / 5 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock


Techno Casa
By Riccardo Benassi. "Mobile phones have replaced design in mediating our relation to the surrounding space," writes Italian artist and composer Riccardo Benassi (born 1982). "All the tools that surrounded us were dematerialized. To stay alive--and to survive >>more

Errant Bodies Press
ISBN 9780988937529
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 135 pgs / 42 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/28/2015 In stock


The "Berlin Chronicle" Notices
Translated by Carl Skoggard. A companion volume to Walter Benjamin's (1892-1940) memoir Berlin Childhood circa 1900, The "Berlin Chronicle" Notices is now in a new translation by Carl Skoggard. The German-Jewish philosopher, theorist and critic Walter Benjamin began to >>more

Publication Studio Hudson
ISBN 9781935662853
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Pbk, 4.75 x 6.5 in. / 293 pgs / 14 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 Out of stock


The Anatomical Venus
By Joanna Ebenstein. Of all the artifacts from the history of medicine, the Anatomical Venus—with its heady mixture of beauty, eroticism and death—is the most seductive. These life-sized dissectible wax women reclining on moth-eaten velvet cushions—with glass eyes, >>more

D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781938922916
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 In stock


The Future of the New
Edited with text by Thijs Lijster. Text by Lietje Bauwens, Franco ‘Bifo’ Berardi, Robin Celikates, Wouter De Raeve, Elena Esposito, Boris Groys, Alice Haddad, Akiem Helmling, Bojana Kunst, Suhail Malik, Benjamin Noys, Hartmut Rosa, Nick Srnicek, Carolyn F. Strauss, Rolando Vázquez, Alex Williams.

In The Future of the New, artists, theorists and professionals working the art field reflect on the role of the arts in a world that is speeding up and changing through the joint forces of >>more

Valiz/Antennae
ISBN 9789492095589
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Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 304 pgs.
Pub Date: 01/22/2019 In stock


The Modern History of Italian Wine
By Walter Filiputti.

The modern history of Italian wine, which began between the 1960s and early 1970s, narrated by its main protagonists. Divided into three sections, the volume takes the reader on a journey into the multifaceted world >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857226231
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 500 pgs / 450 color.
Pub Date: 09/13/2016 In stock


The Next Step: Exponential Life
Text by Aubrey D.N.J. de Grey, Jonathan Rossiter, et al.

The Next Step: Exponential Life presents essays on the potential of what are known as “exponential technologies”—those whose development is accelerating rapidly, such as robotics, artificial intelligence or industrial biology—considering their economic, social, environmental, ethical >>more

BBVA-Open Mind
ISBN 9788416714452
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Pbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 408 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 03/28/2017 In stock


The Pleasure of Research
Text by Henk Slager. The Pleasure of Research delves into topics such as knowledge production, artistic thinking and medium-specificity. The publication begins with a series of curatorial projects by Henk Slager at international art festivals and biennales in such >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775739764
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015 In stock


The School of Public Life
By Fred Dewey. Drawing on two decades of interventions in politics and culture, Fred Dewey's The School of Public Life records the author's efforts to revive and rethink public space from Los Angeles to Berlin and beyond. Drawing >>more

Errant Bodies/Doormats
ISBN 9780988937512
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7 in. / 288 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 In stock


Ultimate Atlas
By Theo Deutinger.

With Ultimate Atlas, Theo Deutinger—Austrian architect, writer, designer and author of the acclaimed Handbook of Tyranny—maps the basic data of Earth and its inhabitants to create a total portrait of the planet “from the digital >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785928
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Hbk, 6.25 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 63 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/17/2019 In stock


Visual Culture and Bioscience
Edited by Suzanne Anker, JD Talasek. Preface by David Yager. Foreword by JD Talasek. Introduction by Suzanne Anker. Visual artist and theorist Suzanne Anker opened the 2007 international online conference Bioscience and Visual Culture with the following words: "The ubiquitous employment of digital technologies within the practices of research science and medicine, architecture >>more

Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, UMBC
ISBN 9781890761127
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 256 pgs / 39 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009 In stock


Visual Culture and Evolution
Edited by Rick Welch, Kevin Finneran, JD Talasek. Introduction by JD Talasek. Preface by Rick Welch. Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? Few expressions in the culture of human thought have the iconic stature, and emotive power, that the word “evolution” entails. Though commonly relegated >>more

Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, UMBC
ISBN 9781890761165
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 242 pgs / 62 color / 18 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012 In stock


We Are The Market!
Edited with introduction by Freek Lomme, Josh Plough.

The center of the city is the place for meeting and consumption. It is where everyone goes, it's where our culture is consumed and lived. However, the offering there is limited, and not a lot >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677878
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Pbk, 6.7 x 9.8 in. / 236 pgs / 80 color / 19 b&w / 32 duotone.
Pub Date: 08/25/2018 In stock


Whatever Happened to Sex in Scandinavia?
Edited by Marta Kuzma, Pablo Lafuente. Introduction by Marta Kuzma. Whatever Happened to Sex in Scandinavia? is a reader that brings together essays, artists’ writings and works, and countercultural publications to examine the juncture of the political and the erotic during the 1960s and 70s. >>more

OCA/Koenig Books
ISBN 9783863350680
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 525 pgs / 282 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012 Out of stock


World Art Studies
Edited by Wilfried van Damme, Kitty Zijlmans. Text by Richard L. Anderson, Elisabeth de Bičvre, Jean Borgatti, Donald Brown, John Clark, Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann, Wilfried van Damme, Ellen Dissanayake, James Elkins, Paula Ben Amos Girshick, Marlite Halbertsma, John Onians, Ulrich Pfisterer, Colin Rhodes, Ben-Ami Scharfstein, Yiqiang Cao, Kitty Zijlmans. This timely volume challenges the narrow Western-centrism of most art historical models. Archaeologists have found that, for tens of thousands of years, all human cultures have shared a desire for visual representation or expression. Yet >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789078088226
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 464 pgs / 42 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008 In stock



                                                                                                                                                                 

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

A Manual For the 21st Century Art Institution
Edited by Shamita Sharmacharja. Text by Bruce Altshuler, Iwona Blazwick, Chris Dercon, Maria Fusco. A Manual For the 21st Century Art Institution invites 12 writers—artists, academics, curators and gallery and museum directors—to assess the present trajectory of arts institutions by explicating various issues, each of which is associated with >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865606181
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Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 184 pgs / 84 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Not available


Abraham Cruzvillegas
Text by Abraham Cruzvillegas. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729062
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 32 pgs / 31 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Ada Lovelace
Introduction by Joasia Krysa. Text by Ada Lovelace. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729048
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 36 pgs / 13 color.
Pub Date: 08/30/2012 Not available


Alanna Heiss: Placing the Artist
Introduction by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729239
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Alexei Penzin: Rex Exsomnis, Sleep and Subjectivity in Capitalist Modernity
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729468
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Andrew Ross: The Exorcist and the Machines
Cultural critic Andrew Ross questions the price we have to pay for the never-ending increase in efficiency and productivity and analyzes correlations between self-exploitation in the western economic system and the exploitation of the human >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728935
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 36 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Anton Zeilinger
Introduction by Lynda Morris. Text by Barbara Reise. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729253
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 28 pgs / 26 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Atlas of Transformation
Edited by Zbynek Baladrán, Vit Havránek. What happens to a country when it undergoes change on a revolutionary scale? And how does one grasp such monumental transformation? In over 200 entries, the Atlas of Transformation offers a massive glossary of key >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037641477
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Pbk, 6.25 x 8.75 in. / 724 pgs / 54 color / 82 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Not available


Avery F. Gordon: Notes for The Workhouse
In this notebook, sociology professor Avery F. Gordon offers a portrait of Breitenau, a twelfth-century Benedictine monastery located twenty kilometers south of Kassel. Turned into a workhouse in 1874, Breitenau became a Nazi concentration camp >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728904
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2012 Not available


Ayreen Anastas & Rene Gabri: Ecce Occupy, The Crisis of Everything
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729383
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 34 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Body Power/Power Play
Edited by Andrea Jahn. Text by Ihor Holubizky, Claudia Lerson. Sport, as a media event and leisure ritual, is increasingly becoming a center of commercial and personal interest, with an ever greater role in society, politics, and the economy. Thus was this investigation into the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775712354
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Hardcover, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 03/02/2003 Not available


Brian Holmes: Profanity and the Financial Markets. A User's Guide to Closing the Casino
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729130
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 36 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Bruno Bosteels: Some Highly Speculative Remarks on Art and Ideology
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729314
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 28 pgs / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Capital & Karma
Edited by Angelika Fitz, Michael Würgtter, Rahul Mehrotra. Contributions by Gerald Matt, Robin Archer, Arun Kumar. Text by Nancy Adajania, Ranjit Hoskote, Ranjani Mazumdar, Siddharth Varadarajan, Lucas Gehrmann. In the past decade, India's cities have been caught in the grip of an enormous push toward globalization, an abrupt internationalization of capital, consumption, and media that has also effected changes in the contexts of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775712163
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Paperback, 8 x 9.5 in. / 238 pgs / 74 color / 52 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2003 Not available


Christian Kuhtz: Trash Hacks
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729307
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 32 pgs / 32 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Chus Martínez: Unexpress the Expressable
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729246
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 9 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Claire Pentecost: Notes from the Underground
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729109
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 40 pgs / 16 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Cornelius Castoriadis
Edited and with introduction by Nikos Papastergiadis. Philosopher, economist and psychoanalyst Cornelius Castoriadis (1922–1997) eschewed notebooks, preferring the backs of ration cards or conference programs, reproduced here. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728706
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 36 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Créolité And Creolization
Edited by Okwui Enwezor, Carlos Basualdo, Ute Meta Bauer, Susanne Ghez, Sarat Maharaj, Mark Nash, and Octavio Zaya. Increased and accelerated processes of cultural syncretism have produced new configurations of identity for which theories of hybridity, mŞtissage, and cosmopolitanism have been deployed and reworked in order to capture the polycentric and polysemic aspects >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775790840
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 260 pgs.
Pub Date: 12/02/2003 Not available


Daniel Heller-Roazen: Secrets of al-Jahiz
Daniel Heller-Roazen's contribution to the 100 Notes, 100 Thoughts: Documenta publication project. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729017
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 24 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


David Levi Strauss: In Case Something Different Happens in the Future, Joseph Beuys & 9/11
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729215
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 32 pgs / 3 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


David Link: Machine Heart
Introduction by Geoff Cox. David Link generates interactive projects at the interface between art, science and technology. For one such project, titled "LoveLetters_1.0," Link reconstructed a functional replica of one of the earliest programmable computers, the Ferranti Mark I, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728867
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 24 pgs / 13 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Democracy Unrealized
Edited by Ute Meta Bauer, Mark Nash, Okwui Enwezor, Octavio Zaya. Contributions by Stefano Boeri, Susanne Ghez. Text by Carlos Basualdo, Marta Calsina, Isolde Charim, Gerald Eibegger, Michael Hardt, Elsa LÄpez, Robert Misik, Antonio Negri, Rudolf Scholten, Upendra Baxi, Homi Bhabha, Akeel Bilgrami, Iain Chambers, Zhiyuan Cui, Manuel De Landa, Enrique Dussel, Boris Recently democracy has been the watchword for a range of disparate, yet apparently convergent contestations and negotiations within the global order. Democracy Unrealized, detailing the results of Platform1, the first of four conferences held in >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775790826
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 412 pgs / 24 color.
Pub Date: 12/02/2002 Not available


Dietmar Dath: Girl's Calligraphy Exercise
In his notebook, the author and journalist Dietmar Dath offers ten personal meditations, with protagonists including a weasel, Dath's daughter, his father and his friend Mareike. The notebook closes with this recognition: "Not finishing flourishes >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728850
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 6 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2012 Not available


Donna Haraway: SF, Speculative Fabulation and String Figures
The author of the influential Cyborg Manifesto devises a formula for a possible world named Terrapolis, connecting it to the making of Najavo string figures. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728829
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 20 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Dorothea von Hantelmann: Notes on the Exhibition
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729376
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 20 pgs / 4 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Durs Grünbein: Dream Index
Introduction by Michael Eskin. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729147
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 3 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Eduardo Viveiros de Castro: Radical Dualism
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729055
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 36 pgs / 17 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Empire and Its Discontents
Edited by Jeanne V. Koles. Text by Amy I. Schlegel, Rhonda Saad. Conceived as a tribute to the influential post-colonial theorist Edward Said (1935-2003) on the thirtieth anniversary of the publication of his watershed book Orientalism (1978), Empire and Its Discontents applies Said's groundbreaking theories to contemporary >>more

Tufts University Art Gallery
ISBN 9781880593073
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Pbk, 10 x 7 in. / 72 pgs / 54 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Not available


Experiments With Truth: Transitional Justice And The Processes Of Truth And Reconciliation
Artwork by Kiki Smith. Edited by Okwui Enwezor, Alfredo Jaar. The catastrophic fate of European Jewry during the years of National Socialism in Germany and the subsequent calamity of the holocaust for both Jews and other minorities under the Third Reich have continued to press >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775790802
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 404 pgs / 57 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/02/2003 Not available


Failure!
Edited by Nicole Antebi, Colin Dickey, Robby Herbst. Foreword by Colin Dickey. With a design that's half pocket book, half zine, this provocative volume offers an array of essays, interviews and artworks that describe a minor history of failure. Tracing the idea of failure through contemporary art, >>more

Journal of Aesthetics and Protest Press
ISBN 9780979137709
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Paperback, 5 x 8 in. / 218 pgs. / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008 Not available


Francesco Matarrese: Greenberg and Tronti, Being Really Outside?
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729420
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 5 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Franco Bifo Berardi: Ironic Ethics
Berardi draws an image of contemporary Italy as “Berlusconiland,” where the Italian language has been debased, and the policies of “Mafia media moguls” permeate culture like a “psychopoison.” >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728768
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 44 pgs / 1 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Franco Bifo Berardi: Transversal
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729437
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 44 pgs / 16 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Furio Jesi: The Suspension of Historical Time
Introduction by Andrea Cavalletti. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729185
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George Chan
In a lifetime of work with farmers around the world, George Chan, the father of integrated farming, has developed an integrated theory for transforming "waste into wealth." The Integrated Farming and Waste Management System is >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729000
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Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Graham Harman: The Third Table
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729345
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Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Hanna Ryggen
Introduction by Marta Kuzma. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729161
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 36 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Harald Szeemann: Exhibition Maker
By Hans-Joachim Müller. A generation of curators and viewers has been inspired by Harald Szeemann's independently organized exhibitions and his emphatic methods of presenting contemporary art. This volume describes the "Szeemann principle," the visions of an enlightened curator, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775717052
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 176 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/01/2006 Not available


Hrach Bayadan: Becoming Post-Soviet
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729086
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Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Ingo Niermann: Choose Drill
For the Berlin writer Ingo Niermann, the embrace of discipline (“drill”) is the next step in the evolution of demoracy, for which he proposes a “Drill Palace.” >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728836
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 36 pgs / 4 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Issa Samb
Introduction by Koyo Kouoh. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729444
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 36 pgs / 22 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Iwona Blazwick: Show and Tell
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729369
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 20 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Jill Bennett: Living in the Athropocene
Text by Jill Bennett. Derived from geology, the term 'anthropocene' describes an era that began with industrialization and spans about 250 years. This comprehensive shift in our understanding of the world has affected how we eat, shop and travel, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729024
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Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 36 pgs / 3 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Jolyon Leslie: The Garden of Exile
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729079
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 28 pgs / 10 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Judith Butler: To Sense What is Living in the Other, Hegel's Early Love
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729154
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 40 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Lydia Davis: Two Former Students
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729277
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 8 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Mariam & Ashraf Ghani: Afghanistan: A Lexicon
In the form of a 71-word lexicon, artist Mariam Ghani and her father, economist Ashraf Ghani, describe the cycle of repeated collapse and recovery that Afghanistan has undergone over the course of the twentieth century. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728782
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 72 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Mario Bellatin: The Hundred Thousand Books of Bellatin
The Hundred Thousand Books of Bellatin projects consists of 100 books written by Bellatin, each of which is to be printed in an edition of 1,000. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728676
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 28 pgs / 1 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Melanie Klein
Introduction by Jacqueline Rose. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729475
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 44 pgs / 31 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Michael Hardt: The Procedures of Love
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729178
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 24 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Muae No. 1
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Kaya/Muae
ISBN 9781885030153
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Paperback, 7 X 9 in. / 272 pgs / 16 color / 54 b&w
Pub Date: 11/02/1995 Not available


My First Recession
By Geert Lovink. My First Recession starts when the party is over. This study maps the transition of critical Internet culture from the mid-to-late 1990s Internet craze to the dotcom crash, the subsequent meltdown of global financial markets, >>more

nai010 publishers/V2_Organization
ISBN 9789056623531
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8 in. / 320 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004 Not available


Nanni Balestrini: Carbonia
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729192
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Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Nawal El Saadawi: The Day Mubarak was Tried
Egyptian author and human rights activist Nawal El Saadawi compares and debates the meanings of homeland versus birthplace in a controversial location such as contemporary Cairo. She weaves personal childhood memories into her account of >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728973
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Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Noise After Babel
Noise After Babel is the result of artistic-theoretical research. It examines the multi-accentuality of language as a potential ground for political engagement. Our general metaphor coupling the words Babel and noise is based on the >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959050449
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Hbk, 4.5 x 7.5 in. / 352 pgs / 56 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/01/2016 Not available


On Surplus Value
Text by Diedrich Diederichsen. Drawing on fresh readings of Marxist and postmodern thought, renowned German cultural critic Diedrich Diederichsen compares the abstract and climbing values of artworks with the plunging value of music--a traditionally immaterial art--in order to formulate >>more

Witte de With Publishers
ISBN 9789073362819
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Paperback, 5 x 7.25 in. / 128 pgs.
Pub Date: 12/01/2008 Not available


Pascal Rousseau: Under the Influence, Hypnosis as a New Medium
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729291
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 32 pgs / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Post-Butt
Edited by Melani de Luca, Pernilla Ellens. Text by Melani de Luca, Charlotte Van Buylaere.

Post-Butt analyses the virality of images in our mediated society. More rounded, it is a case study around the image of female butts, bootys, and behinds, and their influence in media, society and art. The >>more

Onomatopee
ISBN 9789491677700
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 640 b&w / 100 duotone.
Pub Date: 10/20/2017 Not available


Raimundas Mala?auskas: Meeting Dixie Evans, How to Burlesque
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729284
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 32 pgs / 4 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Romaine Moreton: Poems from a Homeland
Romaine Moreton is an Australian writer, filmmaker and performance poet. Her Documenta notebook contains her latest reflections in poems on racism and related matters of indigenous culture in Australia. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728690
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Pbk, 4 x 5.75 in. / 44 pgs / 1 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012 Not available


Rudolf Arnheim
Introduction by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev. Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729499
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 48 pgs / 23 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Salah Hassan: How to Liberate Marx from His Eurocentrism Notes on African/Black Marxism
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729406
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 48 pgs / 13 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Sarah Rifky: The Going Insurrection
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729352
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 32 pgs / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Not available


Silvia Federici: Witch-Hunting, Past and Present, and the Fear of the Power of Women
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729451
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 32 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 08/30/2012 Not available


Sonallah Ibrahim: Two Novels and Two Women
The Egyptian novelist Sonallah Ibrahim provides insight into two of his novels, both written in a somewhat documentary style, which narrate personal stories through excerpts from newspapers or public speeches. Ibrahim, who is well known for his radical politics, here asks himself how he can escape the social and political constraints of contemporary Egypt through his characters. In constructing a self-reflexive examination of his own work, Ibrahim explores gender roles in Arab society and expresses his hopes for the future of female political agency in Arab countries. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728966
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 20 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Stephen Muecke: Butcher Joe
Text by Stephen Muecke. In this notebook, Australian writer Stephen Muecke describes the works of the Aboriginal artist Butcher Joe (1902-1989), who depicted the key ideas of his culture in the drawings reproduced here. These drawings show places where >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729031
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Pbk, 7 x 10 in. / 28 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Studio Of Her Own, A
By Erica E. Hirshler. As early as 1889, one Boston art critic had reported that "there is nothing that men do that is not done by women now in Boston." The city of Boston saw perhaps the largest concentration >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878464821
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Hardcover, 7 x 10 in. / 256 pgs / 82 color / 85 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2001 Not available


Thomas Mann & Theodor W. Adorno: An Exchange
Introduction by Enrique Vila-Matas. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728997
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 40 pgs / 27 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Ulrike Meinhof & Eberhard Itzenplitz: Bambule, The Script
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729413
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Pbk, 7 x 9.75 in. / 48 pgs / 19 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available


Under Siege: Four African Cities-Freetown, Johannesburg, Kinshasa, Lagos
Artwork by Mohamadou Abdoul, Ibrahim Abdullah. Contributions by Rem Koolhaas. Text by Victor Adetula, Babatunde Ahonsi, Antoine Bouillon, Lindsay Bremner, Mohammed Gheris, Koku Konu, Achille Mbembe, Thierry N'landu, Onookome Okome, Carole Rakodi, Maxine Reitzes, Janet Roitman, AbdouMaliq Simone, Jean Omasombo Tshonda, Mohammed-Bel Today the procedural mechanisms of urban studies are working to interpret new urban paradigms that a century ago were largely absent in a great many cities around the world. African cities are becoming the exemplars >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775790901
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 460 pgs / 45 illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 03/02/2003 Not available


Understanding Media Theory
Essay by Arjen Mulder. Among students at universities and colleges of higher education, as well as in the written press, one can ascertain a growing interest in media theory. There is a conveyor belt of books about new media, >>more

nai010 publishers/V2_Organization
ISBN 9789056623883
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8 in. / 296 pgs.
Pub Date: 07/02/2004 Not available


Urban Imaginaries From Latin America
Edited by Armando Silva. Text by Miguel Angel Aguilar, Carolina Aguirre, Fernando Carrión, Natalia Fernndez, Tulio Hernndez, Mónica Lacarrieu, Nelson Martvnez, Verónica Pallini, Valeria Silvina Pita, Lisbeth Rebollo, Nelly Richard, Amparo Sevilla, Alejandra Vassallo, Teresa Ve What constitutes an urban imaginary? According to the thesis of this project, drawn from the working papers, statistical analysis, and research of a team of urbanists, social historians, and anthropologists led by Armando Silva in >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775790789
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 336 pgs / 184 color 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/02/2003 Not available


Vyacheslav Akhunov
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729093
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Pbk, 7 x 9.25 in. / 36 pgs / 49 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


W.J.T. Mitchell: Seeing Madness, Insanity, Media, and Visual Culture
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729321
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Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 32 pgs / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Walking Through Time In Weimar
Contributions by Marie-Louise von Plessen. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775708227
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Paperback, 7.75 x 12 in. / 204 pgs / 320 color
Pub Date: 10/02/1999 Not available


Walter Benjamin
Introduction by Nikola Doll. Walter Benjamin began taking notes on Paris' arcades in 1927, commencing an ambitious book project which sadly remained incomplete at the time of his suicide in Portbou in 1940. It was published posthumously as The >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728942
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 36 pgs / 26 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Which Aesthetics Do You Mean?: Ten Definitions
Aesthetics, in its totality of meanings, is about where your mind goes—conceptually, analytically, imaginatively—when you engage with things designed, artistic, and the like. This book is about building a deeper understanding of this rangy mental >>more

Imperfect
ISBN 9780981484617
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Who If Not We...?
Edited by Maria Hlavajova and Jill Winder. Essays by Catherine David, Ole Bouman, Etienne Balibar, Robert Fleck, Boris Groys and Igor Zabel. Who if not we . . . ? consists of seven exhibitions (episodes) and a number of additional projects throughout Europe organized by Thinking Forward--a cultural program formed on the occasion of the Dutch presidency >>more

Artimo
ISBN 9789085460114
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Paperback, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 296 pgs / 105 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005 Out of print/Not available


Édouard Glissant
Introduction by Hans Ulrich Obrist. This notebook is Hans Ulrich Obrist's homage to the French author, poet and philosopher Édouard Glissant (1928-2011). Glissant, one of the most influential figures of the French-speaking Caribbean and a pioneer of postcolonial thinking, called >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728874
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 24 pgs / 13 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012 Not available


Éric Alliez: Diagram 3000 (Words)
Published in conjunction with the Documenta 13 exhibition in Kassel, Germany, the Documenta notebook series 100 Notes,100 Thoughts ranges from archival ephemera to conversations and commissioned essays. These notebooks express director Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev’s curatorial vision >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729390
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 32 pgs / 2 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012 Not available




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