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tranzit.org: publications 2003–2011. Folder at /
tranzit's book series and publication programme is developed in conjunction with activities initiated and carried out by tranzit and reflects the polycentric …

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A Kind of Electricity Appeared in Outer Space

Musical Turkey in the 1960’s at /
Catalog accompagnying the "Sweet Sixties" exhibition and lecture series "A Kind of Electricity Appeared in Outer Space" at DEPO Istanbul, Sept.-Oct. 2012 …

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Art Always Has Its Consequences

project catalogue hu /
This publication is a result and a recapitulation of the project Art Always Has Its Consequences, which was a two-year collaborative platform (2008-2010) …

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Art Always Has Its Consequences

Artists' Texts from Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Serbia, 1947-2009 hu /
"Everything that is public is a proclamation, if you will." (Tibor Hajas) …

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Artist Book: CRISTINA DAVID | CEZAR LĂZĂRESCU

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This publication includes two independent projects, that of Cristina David and that of Cezar Lăzărescu, two contemporary visual artists from different …

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Atlas of Transformation

anthologies/catalogues cz /
An extensive publication entitled Atlas of Transformation accompanies The Monument to transformation Exhibition …

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Atlas of Transformation Awards

Two international awards cz /
We would like to inform you about two international awards for the book "Atlas of transformation" (Czech version) and "Atlas of Transformation" (English …

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Autobiographies

anthologies/catalogues cz /
Autobiographies is the catalogue of third part or “act” in a series of exhibitions taking place in Bratislava (I Narrow Focus, June —August, 2005, …

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Avděj Ter-Oganjan: The Museum of a Russian futurist

artist´s book series cz /
The publication is based on the accompanying catalogue to the retrospective exhibition of the avant-garde artist Avdey Ter-Oganyan titled Fucked Up (or ‘The …

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Barbora Klímová: Mutually. Artists and communities in Moravia in the 1970s – 80s.

artist´s book series cz /
The publication examines artistic phenomena on the peripheries of social affairs in the Moravian environment of the 1970s and '80s. …

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BEST BEFORE

Office for Cognitive Urbanism (OCU) sk /
The booklet »BEST BEFORE« is the result of a collaboration between the Office of Cognitive Urbanism (OCU, Vienna) and tranzit.sk in 2015. It emphasizes the …

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Boris Ondreička: Hi! Lo.

artist´s book series cz /
Two books in one contain the book one of comprehensive poem/text titled John Doe & Joe Bloggs written by the author on this ocasion in 2011 and the book two …

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Brian O´Doherty: Uvnitř bílé krychle (Inside the White Cube)

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Brian O´Doherty: Inside the White Cube …

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Bruno Latour: Stopovat a skládat světy s Brunem Latourem. Výbor z textů 1998-2013 (Tracing and composing worlds with Bruno Latour: Selected texts 1998-2013)

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Bruno Latour: Stopovat a skládat světy s Brunem Latourem. Výbor z textů 1998-2013 (Tracing and composing worlds with Bruno Latour: Selected texts 1998-2013) …

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Cartography of Artist Solidarity

Narratives and Ghosts from the International Art Exhibition for Palestine, 1978 hu /
The booklet accompanies the exhibition Cartography of Artist Solidarity curated by Kristine Khouri and Rasha Salti. Cartography of Artist Solidarity is an …

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Catarina Simão UHURU

STAMP. GENEALOGY. ANATOMY. sk /
The concept of the book is based on the framing of film images with new layers of their reading. Images and texts document the search for the original, …

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CORNER football + society #5

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Magazine launch: Monday, 27th of November 2017, 7 pm …

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CORNER fotbal + societate [CORNER football + society] #1

November / 2015 ro /
CORNER fotbal + societate is a new periodical publication that proposes an interdisciplinary approach, starting from football and its more complex, both …

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CORNER fotbal + societate [CORNER football + society] #2

April / 2016 ro /
CORNER is a publication that approaches football from an interdisciplinary perspective, focusing on context and language. The second issue of the magazine opens …

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CORNER fotbal + societate [CORNER football + society] #3

September / 2016 ro /
CORNER is a publication that approaches football from an interdisciplinary perspective, focusing on context and language. The third issue of the magazine opens …

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CORNER fotbal + societate [CORNER football + society] #4

January / 2017 ro /
CORNER is a publication that approaches football from an interdisciplinary perspective, focusing …

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Creativity Exercises

spaces of emancipatory pedagogies - SOLD OUT hu /
How do people learn, what do they know, and how does it influence their personality, their behavior, and their position in society? These questions are in the …

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David Graeber: Fragmenty anarchistické antropologie (Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology)

navigation series - book 0011 cz /
Everywhere anarchism is on the upswing as a political philosoph—everywhere, that is, except the academy. Anarchists repeatedly appeal to anthropologists for …

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Dialogues with Marcel Duchamp by Pierre Cabanne

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Dialogues with Marcel Duchamp by Pierre Cabanne …

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Dominik Lang: The Sleeping City

artist´s book series cz /
The publication is published as part of the Dominik Lang exhibition The Sleeping City, held in the Pavilion of the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic at the …

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Filmmakers of the World, Unite!

Forgotten Internationalism, Czechoslovak Film and the Third World cz /
The Algerian director Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina (1934) and the recently deceased Syrian director Nabil Maleh (1936–2016) are considered the founding fathers of …

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Frantz Fanon: Psanci této země (The Wretched of the Earth)

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Frantz Fanon: Psanci této země (The Wretched of the Earth) …

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Frantz Fanon: Černá kůže bílé masky (Black Skin, White Masks)

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Frantz Fanon: Černá kůže bílé masky (Black Skin, White Masks) …

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Friedrich Achleitner: Den Toten eine Blume. Die Denkmäler von Bogdan Bogdanović

A Flower for the Dead. The Memorials of Bogdan Bogdanović at /
Bogdan Bogdanović (1922 to 2010) was the creator of the legendary 'concrete flower' in Jasenovac and the Piranesi award winning Memorial Park in Vukovar. His …

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Hakim Bey: Dočasná autonomní zóna (Temporary Autonomous Zon

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The first complete translation of a significant work on the history and present state of anarchy and parallel social structures. …

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Hans Ulrich Obrist: The Czech Files

anthologies/catalogues (interviews with Czech artists of the 1960s–1970s) cz /
This publication is a result of visits and discussions carried out by Hans Ulrich Obrist in artists’ studios in Prague around 2001 and 2008. Interviews with …

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Homi K. Bhabha - Místa kultury (The Location of Culture)

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Homi K. Bhabha is one of the best-known contemporary representatives of the academic branch of Postcolonial studies. He is Professor of English and American …

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house pARTy 1987, 1988

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The publication house pARTy 1987, 1988 follows the alternative artistic manifestation initiated and organised in 1987 and 1988 by Decebal and Nadina Scriba at …

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Igor and Ivan Buharov: Good opinion

Artist Book hu /
The point of departure for the book by Igor and Ivan Buharov is their 2012 exhibition at the Galeriea Arsenal in Białystok, where they presented the film …

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IMAGINATION/IDEA

The Beginning of Hungarian Conceptual Art. The László Beke Collection, 1971 hu /
In August 1971, László Beke—the renowned Hungarian art historian and curator of several progressive art events of the 1970s—sent out a call to 28 artists, …

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Imagination/Idea, 1971

The beginning of the Hungarian conceptual art. The collection of László Beke. hu /
In August 1971 László Beke has sent a call to 28 artists, asking them to submit sheets fitting into A4 document folders, following the concept: WORK = the …

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Ion Grigorescu. Diaries 1970–1975

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Ion Grigorescu is one of the seminal visual artists of his generation in Eastern Europe. In recent years, his complex body of work has been attracting …

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Jan Zálešák: Past Future

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It would appear that contemporary art is mesmerised by the past. The formal pole of this trend, variously described by art theory as the archival impulse, …

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Jan Šerých: Jan Šerých Was Born 24.6.2083 Minus One

artist´s book series cz /
The catalogue presents in a broader selection the work of Jan Šerých between 1999 and 2008. The pictorial part of the publication (over 200 colour …

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Jana Ševčíková – Jiří Ševčík: Texty (Writings)

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This book, entitled simply Writings, presents for the first time a selection of studies, essays, exhibition texts and criticism by Jana Ševčíková (1941) and …

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Jiří David: Nikdo jiný, zatím nic (Nobody nothing else yet)

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The fifth volume of tranzit navigation series. …

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Jiří Kovanda: Action and Installation 2005-1976

artist´s book series cz /
This book is the first complete edition of the actions, installations and interventions (1976-2005) of Jiří Kovanda. …

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Jiří Skála: One Family of Objects

artist´s book series cz /
Every system change requires for its actors to adapt to it. Their new cultural status is defined according to the success of their assimilation which creates …

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Jiří Valoch: White Sheets

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Visual artist Jiří Valoch’s book of experimental poetry White Sheets (Bílé listy) was originally compiled for publication by the Brno publishing house …

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John Cage: Silence

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First, unique Czech translation of the book John Cage Silence. …

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Ján Mančuška: Absent

artist´s book series cz /
Absence is the third volume of the Tranzit series published in cooperation with Swiss publisher JRP-Ringier. The series focuses on significant figures of …

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Ján Mančuška: First Inventory

artist´s book series cz /
This catalogue is a record of the inventory of the work, reproductions, texts and projects of the conceptual artist Ján Mančuška (1972–2011) that began in …

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Július KOLLER, Galéria Ganku, edited by Daniel Grúň

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English/Slovak. Translated by John Minahane. Design: An Endless Supply. Published by Schlebrügge.Editor, Vienna, 2014. 124 p, numerous illustrations in b/w and …

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Kateřina Šedá *1977

artist´s book series cz /
This publication is the fourth in the tranzit publishing series. The series focuses on significant figures in contemporary art in Central and Eastern Europe. …

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Kateřina Šedá: For Every Dog a Different Master

artist´s book series cz /
Based on Šedá´s work for Documenta 12, this book documents a complex and long-term project realized in Nova Líšeň, Brno, Czech Republic, where the artist …

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laboratoř, catalogue, 2002 - , cut-up posters, size 418 x 582mm

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Cut-up posters size 418 x 582mm issued for the laboratoř (graphic studio) exhibition in tranzitdisplay gallery. …

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Little Warsaw: Rebels

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In the heady days following the fall of communism in Hungary, students at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts decided to take action. Frustrated by the outdated, …

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Lukáš Jasanský, Martin Polák

artist´s book series cz /
Lukáš Jasanský and Martin Polák are among the most highly respected living Czech photographers. They express themselves through extensive cycles of …

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METASITU: Ecumenopolis – The Whole World is One City

The Whole World is One City hu /
The publication connects to the exhibition METASITU: Ecumenopolis – The Whole World is One City—on view at tranzit.hu from November 4 to December 9, …

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Miklós Erdély

SOLD OUT hu /
Miklós Erdély (1928-1986) was an influential Hungarian neo-avant-garde architect, artist, writer, poet, theorist, and filmmaker. His only individual catalogue …

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Nicolas Bourriaud: Postprodukce (Postproduction)

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First Czech translation of Nicolas Bourriard´s texts, the French curator and art theoretician. …

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Ondřej Chrobák: Mně 40. Manuál pro milovníky současného umění (I’m 40. A manual for contemporary art lovers)

anthologies / catalogues cz /
This manual by Ondřej Chrobák is being published on the occasion of the author’s 40th birthday in honour of the many years he has spent systematically …

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Oto Hudec MIRROR LAND

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“So when I have to choose to save a human, or a bee, I save a bee.” …

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Parallel Chronologies - Invisible History of Exhibitions

exhibition in a newspaper format - - SOLD OUT hu /
This publication is an exhibition issued in newspaper format, which, in addition to documents of progressive art events that happened in Hungary in the 60ies …

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Pavel Humhal: Osobní a veřejné (Personal and Public)

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Pavel Humhal (born 1965) is a visual artist working predominantly with the media of objects and installations. He’s interested in spatial solutions, the …

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Pictorial Atlas of a Girl Who Cut a Library into Pieces. Institutional, Operational and Organisational Rules and Regulations 1961 - 1989

artist´s book series cz /
Recollection of the traumatic time of childhood. Stories and manifestations of spiritual otherness, Rituals and symbols of cultural alterity. Skeletons subject …

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Post-colonial Thought II - Anour Abdel –Malek, Chinua Achebe, Aimé Césaire, Achille Mbembe, Edward W. Said, Ngũgĩ Wa Thiongʼo

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The second work in the series Post-colonial Thought I–IV, the introductory volume of which was a translation of the book by Frantz Fanon Black Skin, White …

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Post-colonial Thought IV - Arjun Appadurai, Ramón Grosfoguel, Stuart Hall, Dipesch Chakrabarty, Partha Chatterjee, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

navigation series - book 0012 cz /
This anthology of theoretical studies and essays is the fourth volume in the series Post-Colonial Thought, which has a loose chronological order and contains …

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Posters by Post

tranzit publication - special projects cz /
the poster medium will be combined with the artist’s option of using one side as his or her catalogue …

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Projektil: From the Life of People and Houses

anthologies/catalogues cz /
The creative process behind this catalogue/book reflected the characteristic collective approach by the studio of Projektil architekti – apart from its …

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PROTO - grafický design a současné umění (PROTO - Graphic Design and Contemporary Art )

anthologies/catalogues cz /
This anthological publication examines graphic design in the context of visual art. The book is published as a compilation of parts of two degree dissertations …

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PST (Public – Street – Tactical)

The Public Art Practice of János Sugár hu /
The story of the book on the public art activity of János Sugár goes back to 2006, and even earlier, to 1993, to his Sztriptíz [Striptease] project. His plan …

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Script for a Silent Movie

The photos of Gitte Villesen and Sebestyén Kodolányi hu /
The work "Script for a Silent Movie", consisting of 22 photos and script was commissioned by Műcsarnok / Kunsthalle, Budapest for the exhibition "Dreamlands …

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Sitting Together

Parallel Chronologies of Coincidences in Eastern Europe sk /
The booklet is accompanying the exhibition Sitting Together, which focuses on the 1970s, the period of Normalization and evokes events and juxtaposes documents …

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Slavoj Žižek: Mluvil tu někdo o totalitarismu? (Did somebody say totalitarism?)

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First Czech translation of Slavoj Žižek´s book Slavoje Žižka Did somebody say totalitarism? …

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Small/Big World

exhibitions, projects, events sk /
Small/Big World project was based on the observation that our society, including the art world, is made up of small groups of people, close-friend circles where …

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Star City: The Future Under Communism

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Star City revisits how the future was experienced and imagined under Communism through the works and words of artists, designers and writers. …

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Sung Hwan Kim: When Things Are Done Again

artist´s book series cz /
b}Sung Hwan Kim (b. 1975, Seoul), in his practice, artist integrates video and performance art, taking on the role of director, editor, performer, composer, …

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Sweet Sixties

Specters and Spirits of a Parallel Avant-garde at /
In the 1960s, the landscapes and cities of protectorates and former colonies from India to the Maghreb, from the Soviet republics to the new states in the …

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Tamás Király ‘80s

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Tamás Király (1952–2013) came to light with his cutting-edge fashion performances at the beginning of the 1980s in the underground scene of Budapest. The …

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The Lunch (in memoriam Batu Khan)

Happening Budapest H 1966 hu /
The publication makes available the so far unpublished documents of the first happening in Hungary, The Lunch (in memoriam Batu Khan) that was conducted in 1966 …

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The Need to Document

anthologies/catalogues cz /
The book The Need to Document attempts to make out the backgrounds leading to this turn towards documentation, as well as the thematic focuses and concerns …

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The Old, the New and the End

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Publication co-produced with The Last Archive: …

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Tomáš Pospiszyl: Asociativní dějepis umění (An Associative History of Art)

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The collection of essays by Tomáš Pospiszyl entitled Asociativní dějepis umění [An Associative History of Art] follows in the wake of his book …

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Trinh T. Minh-ha: Odjinud, jež se nachází právě zde (Elsewhere, Within Here)

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Trinh T. Minh-ha: Odjinud, jež se nachází právě zde (Elswehere, Within Here) …

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Typopass

Critical Design and Conceptual Typography hu /
How does critical design emerge, interpreted as an attempt to counter consumer culture with a social consciousness, with the intention not only to serve …

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Třídit slova. Literatura a konceptuální tendence 1949–2015 (Sorting Out Words: Literature and Conceptual Tendencies 1949–2015.)

anthologies / catalogues cz /
It is only recently that Central and Eastern Europe has woken up to the notion of “conceptual literature”, a vexed zone on the border between literary …

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Václav Stratil: I’m History

artist´s books series cz /
Second volume of the artist´s books series, focusing on Central and Eastern Europe artists. …

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War of Memories

A guide to Hungarian Memory Politics hu /
This collection of essays is published in the framework of tranzit.hu’s program series on memory politics. The War of Memories project investigates how …

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Zbyněk Baladrán and Jiří Kovanda: The Nervous System (Into Idea)

artist´s book series cz /
A dialogue between two artists about... the Voynich Manuscript, how ideas come in artistic practice, propitious situations, memory of the conscious and …

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