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L’Esthetique du livre d’artiste – Une introduction a l’art contemporain, Anne Moeglin-Delcroix. 2012

Becoming an art form at the same time as video, in the early 1960s, the artist's book had not yet been the subject of any major historical and aesthetic study. Anne Moeglin-Delcroix inaugurates the genre in an imposing way with a set that is illustrated as much by the wealth...

Joseph Kosuth – Notebook on water 1965-1966

Kosuth places his work under the sign of investigation. Notebook on Water (1965-1966), Completed and published in 1970, a work conceived in 1965-1966 while Kosuth was still a student at the School of Visual Art New York. These proto-investigations coincide with the beginning of the work done by Kosuth on...

John Baldessari & Lawrence Weiner – The Metaphor Problem- Again 1999

This collaboration of two long-time friends took place in Hotel Castel in Zuoz, a place known for its commitment to art, up in the seclusion of the Swiss Alps. The book and the portfolio, with their hidden jokes, testify to the artists’ joyful, humorous exchange of medium. John Baldessari, the...