Problemata Physica One. ohja books

Posted in photography on December 29th, 2012

Problemata Physica One. ohja books

Problemata physica One is the first publication of ohja books. It includes works by some of the great photographers featured on the webblog Problemata physica over the past years, as well as an essay by Andy Adams of Flak Photo. The zine is as handcrafted as possible, featuring embossing and thread stitching. The edition is 200 and each issue will be hand-numbered.

Photographers: Collin Avery, Jordan Baumgarten, Miklos Boros, Karianne Bueno, Ricardo Cases, André Cepeda, Andres Gonzalez, Gregory Halpern, Cosima Hanebeck, Ben Huff, Ani Kington, You Li, Eamon Mac Mahon, Nina Poppe, William Rugen, Andy Sewell, Maurice Van Es.

Problemata physica is a webblog on photography founded by Michael Schröder and Stefan Steins in 2010.

D 13€

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〈cheap chics pack #1〉. Kiki Kudo, Keita Ishiguro

Posted in art, drawing, fashion on December 29th, 2012
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〈cheap chics pack #1〉
suspicious fashion by Kiki Kudo
A small (2 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in.) guide to clothing easily recognized and targeted by cops in Tokyo.
smiley sicks Tee designed by Keita Ishiguro
size:M.L.XL
A suggestive but not suspicious Tee from Tokyo.

Easily targeted for police searches in Tokyo

D 22€

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OE Magazine #4

Posted in fashion, magazines, photography on December 29th, 2012

OE Magazine #4

Πis an independent fashion magazine from Berlin. Twice a year, it acts as a platform for the German, and particularly the Berlin fashion scene.

Œ largely refrains from ‘describing’ current trends and ideas in fashion, but instead concentrates on showing fashion by purely focusing on images. In every issue, 10 photo editorials reveal what keeps designers, photographers, stylists and hair & make-up artists moving these days.

When it comes to production Πstrives to maximise the potential of printed matter. Different paper qualities and special production features make Πan item that people like to hold, keep and collect.

Language: English
D 15€ EU 18€

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Glotzt nicht so romantisch! On Extralegal Space in Belgrade. Dubravka Sekulic

Posted in architecture, distribution on December 29th, 2012

Glotzt nicht so romantisch! On Extralegal Space in Belgrade. Dubravka Sekulic

In the extra-territory of the Belgrade roof extensions, things are not quite what they appear to be at first glance. This book, which starts from the enigmatic extensions of the so-called Russian Pavilions, scrutinizes this extra-territory. Not only are the pavilions not Russian, but more importantly the act of extending them in the 2000s follows particular shady negotiations between inhabitants, developers and municipal authorities, which placed the extensions beyond simple (il)legality.
“Glotzt Nicht so Romantisch!” delves into the political and legal origins of this extra-territory, through which the housing policy of socialist Yugoslavia is traced, during the 1990s with property turning from “ours” into “mine”, and the 2000s when the attitude of transgressing urban regulations became the norm, which explains much of the vast extra-legal urban interventions that shape the city today.

Laguage: English

Price: 13.00€

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Parallel Presents – The Art of Pierre Huyghe. Amelia Barikin. The MIT Press

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Parallel Presents – The Art of Pierre Huyghe. Amelia Barikin

Over the past two decades, French artist Pierre Huyghe has produced an extraordinary body of work in constant dialogue with temporality. Investigating the possibility of a hypothetical mode of timekeeping–“parallel presents”– Huyghe has researched the architecture of the incomplete, directed a puppet opera, founded a temporary school, established a pirate television station, staged celebrations, scripted scenarios, and journeyed to Antarctica in search of a mythological penguin. In this first book-length art historical examination of Huyghe and his work, Amelia Barikin traces the artist’s continual negotiation with the time codes of contemporary society. Offering detailed analyses of Huyghe’s works and drawing on extensive interviews with Huyghe and his associates, Barikin finds in Huyghe’s projects an alternate way of thinking about history–a “topological historicity” that deprograms (or reprograms) temporal formats.

Language: English
Pages: 280
D 35€
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Jack Smith, Antonius Höckelmann

Posted in art, exhibition catalogue on December 29th, 2012
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This new publication documents an exhibition that took place in 2010 in the window of our antiquarian bookstore. Michael Krebber presented here in collaboration with Sebastian Höckelmann works by Antonius Höckelmann and Jack Smith.

Author: Jack Smith, Antonius Höckelmann
Publisher: Galerie Buchholz
Language: English / German
Pages: 48
Size: 22.5 x 21.5 cm
Binding: Softcover
D 18€
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Another Earth Catalog. Fabian Reimann

Posted in art, books, distribution, history, photography on December 24th, 2012
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Fabian Reimann uses the „Whole Earth Catalog“, first published in 1968 as a concise reference of tools for the improvement of the world and the self, as the starting point for the final issue of his own, visual-essay style Egozine „freeman’s journal“, now in its tenth year. His „Another Earth Catalog“, only interrupted once by a personal essay, consists of a continuous stream of images: reproductions of the Utopian visions of the late 1960s — including not only material published in the „Whole Earth Catalog“, but also of other visionary projects from the Cold War period and the dawn of Postmodernism. Fabian Reimann loosely maintains the five categories of the „Catalog“ (Understanding Whole Systems, Shelter and Land Use, Industry and Craft, Communications, Community, Nomadics and Learning) and connects the visions of the late 1960s with current images that show developments which can be traced back to the fantasies of these earlier times.

Author: Fabian Reimann
Publisher: Spector Books
Language: English
Pages: 192
Size: 15 x 10.5 cm
Binding: Softcover

Price: €12.00
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Institute Zagreb 1986 & The Air Of Conquerors. S.T. Lore

Posted in books, distribution, literature, writing on December 24th, 2012
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Two stories of surreal fiction published in 2012 by HRH Publishing.
A developing writer presenting fractured narratives of individuals who negotiate
through scenes of claustrophobia, impossible architectures and the influence of delusion.
The stories were generated in response to a series of Nicholas Mangan photographs and the stretched visual abstractions of Joshua Petherick.

Author: S.T. Lore
Publisher: HRH Publishing
Language: English
Pages: 208
Size: 17.5 x 12.5 cm
Binding: Softcover

Price: €16.00
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Discipline #2

Posted in art, critique, Theory, writing on December 22nd, 2012
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Discipline is a Melbourne-based contemporary art journal. It has a focus on longer, research-based essays, interviews and artist pages.

While based and published in Melbourne, the writers and artists who have contributed to Discipline are both local and international. In presenting longer-form essays, the journal aims to ground a new body of sustained intellectual writing about contemporary art that does not merely fall back on the crutch of ʻpluralityʼ as a means for theorising art after postmodernism and globalisation.

Edited by Nicholas Croggon and Helen Hughes, Guest edited by Maria Fusco
Design by Annie Wu and Ziga Testen
Language: English
Pages: 176
Size: 30 x 23 cm

Price: €20.00
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Provence Magazine. Issue E – Madame

Posted in art, distribution, fashion, lifestyle, magazines, travel, Uncategorized on December 21st, 2012
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With contributions by Nadja Abt / Ann-Leonie Auer / Michele d’Aurizio / Juliette Blightman / Mikaël D. Brkić / Eli Broad with photos by Jay Chung and Q Takeki Maeda / Merlin Carpenter / Gürsoy Dogtas / Martin Ebner / Genoveva Filipovic / Edgars Gluhovs / Mauricio Guillén / Julian Göthe / Alexander Hempel / HIT / Tom Holert / Karl Holmqvist / Egija Inzule / Morag Keil / Nina Könnemann / Adriana Lara / Andrea Legiehn with an illustration by Siw Umsonst / Amy Lien and Enzo Camacho / Eric Lavesson / Adam Linder and Shahryar Nashat / Fred Lonidier / Fiona McGovern and Magnus Schäfer / Luise Pilz / François Piron / Bonny Poon / Gottfried Schnödl / Silberkuppe / Mathew Sowa / Maraike Steding / Megan Francis Sullivan / Sergei Tcherepnin / Benjamin Thorel / Danh Vo / Colin Whitaker / Amy Yao a.o., including A document made by Paul Thek and Edwin Klein / Textiles: Open Letters by Rike Frank and Grant Watson / A reportage on Andreas Dorau / Lars Eidinger on Rainer Werner Fassbinder / A retrospective account of a 1990 artwork / Fernando Mesta on Joseph Strau’s jewelry / A Drive by Robert Walser with an introduction by Susan Bernofsky.

Language: English
Price: €15.00

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