Bibliotheek: nieuwe aanwinsten - mei-juni 2009

Altermodern : Tate Triennial / edited by Nicolas Bourriaud ; text Okwui Enwezor, T.J. Demos [ al.]. - London : Tate Publishing, 2009. - 224 p. : ills. ; 25 cm
The term Altermodern has been coined by Nicolas Bourriaud to describe the art that has arrived at the end of the postmodern period, made in today's global context, as a reaction against cultural standardisation.
Charles Avery, Rachel Harrison, Nathaniel Mellors, Lindsay Seers [ al.]

What We Want is Free : Generosity and Exchange in Recent Art / edited by Ted Purves ; text Mary Jane Jacob, Lars Bang Larsen, Ben Kinmont [ al.]. - Albany : State University of New York Press, 2005. - 184 p. : ills. ; 24 cm. - (The SUNY series in postmodern culture)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Through a variety of lenses, this book examines contemporary artists' use of the gift - the distribution of goods and services - as a medium for artistic production.
Observatorium, Jeanne van Heeswijk, Jeremy Deller [ al.]

Beyond No 1 : Scenarios and Speculations / editor Pedro Gadanho ; text Michelle Provoost, Bruce Sterling, Superstudio - Amsterdam : Uitgeverij SUN, 2009. - 128 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Beyond is an urban literary magazine containing shortstories on the Post-Contemporary. It is dedicated to experimental forms of architectural and urban writing. It arrives at a time in which architects and urbanists tackle fascinating issues while their reports fail to attract a wider audience.
Hotel Transvaal : Gastenboek : Verblijf in de tussentijd / redactie Bram Heijkens, Sabrina Lindemann ; tekst Chris Keulemans, Arnold Reijndorp, Arno van Roosmalen [ al.]. - Den Haag : Stichting Hotel Transvaal, 2009. - 50 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Hotel Transvaal, verblijf in de tussentijd: idee Jan Konings en Duzan Doepel, RAL 2005, inrichting van de hotelkamers door Frank Halmans, Sanja Medic, Ingrid Mol [ al.]
Hotel Transvaal : Verblijf in de tussentijd : Tussenevaluatie / redactie Sabrina Lindemann, Bram Heijkers ; tekst Simon van Dommelen, Jeroen Saris, Jan Brouwer [ al.]. - Den Haag : Stichting Hotel Transvaal, 2009. - 34 p. : ills. ; 28 cm
Spirit of the Place : From Mouthausen to MoMa / Peter György. - Budapest ; New York : Center for Media and Communications Studies, Central European University Press, 2008. - 277 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Includes index.
This book is about the complex relationship between history and the media, memory and art, politics and culture. The author takes us on a journey into the often unsettling and shadowy worlds of public memory and memorializing in Europe and the United States.
Marcel van Eeden : Sensational New Way To Paint / interview Robbert Roos. - München ; Berlin : Galerie Zink, 2008. - 44 p. : ills. ; 18 x 24 cm
Dieser Katalog erscheint anlässlich der Ausstellung Marcel van Eeden "Sensational New Way To Paint ", Galerie Zink Berlin vom 25. März-15. Mai 2008.
Marcel van Eeden : Èl Arquelólogo : Los Viajes de Oswald Sollmann = The Archeologist : The Travels of Oswald Sollmann
/ text Roel Arkesteijn. - Burgos ; Dublin ; Tübingen : Centro de Arte Caja de Burgos : Draíocht, The Blanchardstown Centre : Kunsthalle Tübingen, 2008. - 48 p. : ills. ; 24 x 29 cm
Includes biography.
Nee! / Arjanne van der Spek. - Amsterdam : Artbooks, 2009. - 16 p. : ills. ; 22 cm
Arjanne van der Spek heeft oa. een beeld gemaakt voor het Sokkelproject van Stroom in de binnenstad van Den Haag, waarvan Peter Struycken de curator is.
William Cobbing : Gravida Project / text Mignon Nixon, Jon Bird, Joanne Morra, Rebecca Heald. - London : Camden Arts Centre, 2007. - 47 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Includes biography.
Published on the occasion of the exhibition by William Cobbing at the Freud Museum, London 6 December 2007 - 27 Januari 2008, and at the Camden Arts Centre, London 7 December 2007 - 10 February 2008.
Everyday Urbanism
/ edited by John Leighton Chase, Margaret Crawford, John Kaliski ; text Norman Millar, Michelle Provoost, James Rojas [ al.]. - (Expanded edition of original published in 1999) New York : The Monacelli Press, 2008. - 224 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
This book is about cities and real life. The essays explore the city as a social entity that must be responsive to daily routines and neighborhood concerns. It focuses on Los Angeles, Cambridge, Massachusetts and Hoogvliet near Rotterdam.
Myths and habits in the improvised city & Other Projects / Krijn Christiaansen ; text Eko Prawoto, Wim Cuyvers. - Yogyakarta ; Den Haag : Cementi Art House : Heden, 2008. - 60 p. : ills. ; 22 cm. - (Landing Soon # 5)
Includes bibliographical references.
This catalogue has been published for the residency project Landing Soon #5, that took place from 1 November 2007 until 31 January 2008 in Yokyakarta, Indonesia.
A New Home for the Study of International Law
/ editors Arjan Hebly, Cees Boekraad. - Den Haag : ABRI publishers, 2008. - 47 p. : ills. ; 20 cm
The icon of The Hague as the City of International Law is the Peace Palace (1913) surrounded by its beautiful gardens. In 2007 a new building was added on the south side of the Peace Palace, accommodating both the Hague Academy of International Law and the famous library.
Kunstbibliotheken in Nederland : Tien korte schetsen
/ redactie Roman Koot, Michiel Nijhoff, Saskia Scheltjens ; tekst Diana Franssen, Michiel Nijhoff, Petra van der Ree [ al.]. - Leiden : Primavera Pers, 2007. - 175 p. : ills. ; 23 cm
Bevat literatuur en biografieën van de auteurs.
Nederland telt meer dan vijftig gespecialiseerde kunst(historische) bibliotheken, die samen ruim honderdduizend boeken beheren.
Capsule over kunstboeken / samenstelling Merel van den Berg, Astrid Vostermans. - Amsterdam : Valiz, 2009. - 126 p. ; 17 cm
Deze uitgave verschijnt parallel aan de manifestatie 'Art Books in the Light', in W139, Amsterdam, 24 april - 24 mei 2009.
Julia Born, Roger Willems, Barbara Visser [ al.]

Study Book / Joëlle Tuerlinckx. - New York ; Chicago : The Drawing Center : The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, 2006. - geen paginering : ills. ; 28 cm
An artist's book by Joëlle Tuerlinckx, published on the occasion of the exhibitions: 'Chicago Studies: Les étants donnés' at The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, May 4 - June 15, 2003, and ' Drawing Inventory' at The Drawing Center, New York, February 25 - April 22, 2006.
Ryan Gander : Heralded as the new black
/ edited by Nigel Prince. - Birmingham ; London ; Rotterdam : Ikon Gallery : South London Gallery : Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, 2008. - 137 p. : ills. ; 30 cm
Published on the occasion of the exhibitions of the same name at Ikon Gallery in Birmingham 30 January-24 March 2008; South London Gallery, London 24 April-22 June, 2008; Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam 21 maart-25 mei, 2009.  
Warren Neidich : Lost Between the Extensivity : Intensivity Exchange / text Freek Lomme, Lia Gagintano, Sven-Olaf Wallenstein. - Eindhoven : Onomatopee, 2009. - 128 p. : ills. ; 33 cm. - (Onomatopee 25)
Includes bibliographical references.
This publication appeared partially within the framework of the collaborative project 'Images and Imagination', a project wherein two Eindhoven presentation spaces, Onomatopee and De Overslag, showed two solo exhibitions of artists dedicated to issues of visual reception. Onomatopee represented Warren Neidlich with diagrammatic drawings.
Off the Record : Voorstel Gemeentelijke Kunstaankopen = Proposal Municipal Art Acquisitions 2009 Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam / tekst Hans Aarsman, Hripsimé Visser. - Amsterdam : Stedelijk Museum, 2009. - geen paginering : ills. ; 28 cm
Deze publicatie verschijnt naar aanleiding van de tentoonstelling 'Off the Record', op de Art Amsterdam, 13 t/m 17 mei, 2009.
Jury:  Hans Aarsman, Erik Kessels, Hripsimé Visser, Albert van Westing, Hans Wolf.
Curator van de tentoonstelling: Hans Aarsman.
Theo Baart, Ad van Denderen, Paulien Oltheten [ al.]

Architecture Between Spectacle and Use / edited by Anthony Vidler ; text Beatriz Colomina, Mark Wigley, Hal Foster [ al.]. - Williamstown, Mass. : Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2008. - 184 p. : ills. ; 24 cm. - (Clark studies in the visual arts)
Includes bibliographical references.
In this book the authors examine the ways in which architecture finds itself caught between the art of display and the accomodation of use. This publication is based on the proceedings of the Clark Conference 'Architecture Between Spectacle and Use', held 29-30 April 2005 at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Mass.
Frank Gehry, Alison and Peter Smithson, Ant Farm [ al.]

Tippelzone Revised / edited by Louise Schouwenberg, Mike Thompson ; text Gijs Bakker, Veronique Beurskens, Cees Donkers [ al.]. - Rotterdam : episode publishers, 2009. - 62 p. : ills. ; 23 cm. - (Source 4)
This fourth edition of Source includes research results, essays by students and external experts, and photographic documentation of the resulting design proposals concerning the issue of drug-related prostitution in Eindhoven.
Hungry City : How Food Shapes Our Lives
/ Carolyn Steel. - London : Chatto & Windus, 2008. - 383 p. : ills. ; 23 cm
Includes index.
The relationship between food and cities is fundamental to our everyday lives. The gargantuan effort necessary to feed cities arguably has a greater social and physical impact on us and our planet than anything else we do. This book examines the way in which modern food production has damaged the balance of human existence.
Holland Noordzeeland : Nieuwe kansen voor het landsdeel Randstad Holland in de 21e eeuw / Steven van Schuppen, Jan Dirk Dorrepaal. - Den Haag : Uitgeverij Open Kaart, 2009. - 64 p. ; 15 cm
Doorbreek de eenzijdige nadruk op de Randstad, niet alles hoeft in de overvolle Randstad te gebeuren. De Randstad kan een bovenproportioneel deel van de voorziene demografische krimp voor zijn rekening nemen. Dat biedt kansen voor leefbaarheid, ecologie en economie. De economie krijgt een nieuwe impuls door de dynamiek van het wassende water meer ruimte te geven.
Sanja Ivekovic : Urgent Matters / concept en redactie Maria Hlavajova. - Utrecht : BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, 2009. - 83 p. : ills. ; 20 cm
Bevat biografie en bibliografie.
Dit handboek is gemaakt naar aanleiding van de tweedelige tentoonstelling 'Urgent Matters' van Sanja Ivekovic, bij BAK, Utrecht en het Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 18 april - 2 augustus 2009.
Deimantas Narkevicius : The Unanimous Life
/ edited by Chus Martinez. - Madrid ; Eindhoven : Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia : Van Abbemuseum, 2008. - 123 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Publication on the occasion of the exhibitions at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, and Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, Kunsthalle Bern, Kunsthalle Brandts, Odense.
Ian Wilson : The Discussions / concept Christiane Berndes, Charles Esche, Jan Mot ; text Chantal Kleinmeulman, Anne Rorimer. - Eindhoven ; Barcelona ; Genève : Van Abbemuseum : MACBA : Musée d' art moderne et contemporain de Genève, 2008. - 190 p. ; 27 cm
This publication accompanies a presentation of Ian Wilson's work at Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 4 October 2008 - 8 March 2009, and later at Mamco,
Gen ève, and at MACBA, Barcelona.

De erfenis van tante Jane : Wetenschap van en liefde voor de creatieve stad / Dany Jacobs. - Arnhem ; Rotterdam : ArtEZ Press : Veenman Publishers, 2008. - 108 p. : ills. ; 23 cm
Bevat bibliografische gegevens.
Publicatie van de uitgebreide tekst van de openbare les van Danny Jacobs als lector Kunst, Cultuur en Economie aan ArtEZ Hogeschool voor de kunsten en Hogeschool Arnhem en Nijmegen, Arnhem 20 juni 2008.
De Moskee : Politieke, architectonische en maatschappelijke transformaties / Ercün Erkoçu en Cihan Bucdaci ; met bijdragen van Frits Bolkestein, Roemer van Toorn, Azra Aksamija, Ole Bouman [ al.]. - Rotterdam : NAi Uitgevers, 2009. - 192 p. : ills. ; 23 cm
Bevat literatuurlijst.
Dit boek wil de discussie over de moskee verdiepen en nuanceren, het biedt een herbezinning op de betekenis van de moskee in de West-Europese context. Actuele moskeeontwerpen tonen de maatschappelijke, functionele en architectonische rijkdom die deze herbezinning met zich mee kan brengen.
Bouwen aan diplomatie De Amerikaanse ambassade in Den Haag - Marcel Breuer, 1956-1959 / onderzoek en samenstelling Wijnand Galema, Fransje Hooimeijer. - Den Haag Gemeente Den Haag, 2008. - 90 p. : ills. ; 25 cm. - (Cultuurhistorische verkenning)
Bevat bibliografische gegevens.
Monument for the flooding of Royal Park / Tom Nicholson. - Melbourne : Schwartz City, 2009. - 102 p. : ills. ; 24 cm
Monument for the flooding of Royal Park in Melbourne, evolved during a Creative Fellowship at State Library of Victoria.
Oscar Niemeyer : loopbaan en hedendaagse projecten (1936-2008) / texts Lauro Cavalcanti. - Heerlen : SCHUNCK - Glaspaleis, 2009. - 312 p. : ills. ; 21 cm
Bevat bibliografische gegevens.
Moderniteit en Urban Culture zijn de dragers van een multidisciplinaire presentatiepraktijk voor SCHUNCK-Glaspaleis in Heerlen. Ter gelegenheid van de 100ste verjaardag van Oscar Niemeyer in 2007 zijn het gedachtengoed en de meest baanbrekende werken van de architect bijeengebracht in een overzichtstentoonstelling.
The Hague to be continued... / concept Maarten Schmitt, Thijs Bosma, Bregit Jansen. - Den Haag : The Hague Council, 2009. - 208 p. : ills. : krtn. ; 17 cm
The fifth in a series of publications on The Hague, exploring the dynamics of the city with different images and texts.
James Beckett : Transcriptions 1 - 6 / text Robbert Dijkgraaf, Will Holder, Martine van Kampen [ al.]. - Amsterdam : in eigen beheer, 2009. - 96 p. : ills. ; 21 cm
In progress over the last year and a half, Transcriptions 1-6 is a commissioned work for The Netherlands Cancer Institute (NKI-AVL). The transcriptions themselves consist of the writing of fish genetic information available from online databases, into various historical languages; past and sometimes obsolete systems of information-storage and comminucation.
Portraits & Cameras 1949-2009 : A portrait photograph from each year of my life combined with a camera introduced in that same year / Hans Eijkelboom. - Amsterdam : in eigen beheer, 2009. - 64 p. : ills. ; 21 cm
Close Encounters / redactie Kie Ellens, Margo Slomp ; tekst Bert Mebius. - Leeuwarden : Green Paper Press, 2009. - geen paginering : ills. ; 16 cm
Uitgebracht ter gelegenheid van de tentoonstelling Close Encounters, georganiseerd door Stichting VHDG in De Blokhuispoort te Leeuwarden, 31 mei t/m 5 juli 2009.
Vito Acconci, Joseph Beuys, gerlach en koop [ al.]

Younger Than Jesus : The Generation Book
/ edited by Lauren Cornell, Massimiliano Gioni, Laura Hoptman, Brian Sholis. - New York ; Göttingen : New Museum : Steidl, 2009. - 507 p. : ills. ; 23 cm
The exhibition and the book Younger than Jesus inaugurate a new Triennial at the New Museum in New York that focuses on innovative contemporary art created by the newest voices all over the world, "The Generational".
Luke Fowler, Cyprien Gaillard, Ryan Gander [ al.]

Younger Than Jesus : Artist Directory : The essential handbook to the future of art / foreword Lisa Phillips, Toby Devan Lewis ; introduction Lauren Cornell, Massimiliano Gioni, Laura Hoptman. - London : Phaidon Press, 2009. - 540 p. : ills. ; 29 cm
This book marks the birth of a new art generation, with over 500 artists selected by more than 150 critics, artists and curators from around the globe and collected by the curatorial team at the New Museum in New York.
Mircea Cantor, Cyprien Gaillard, Navid Nuur [ al.]