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Be More Pirate

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Be More Pirate
€ 13,-

Inspired by the Golden Age of piracy (1690-1725), multi award-winning social entrepreneur Sam Conniff Allende reveals what it takes today to be a successful rebel and leave a mark on the 21st century. Piracy isn’t a bad thing. In the contrary, in times of uncertainty where the gap between an extortionately wealthy world elite and the poorer rest has never been more wide, adopting the pirate’s lifestyle is fundamentally commendable and dignifying. Just look at the lives and teachings of old legendary pirates like Henry Morgan and Blackbeard, and modern day rebels like Elon Musk and Banksy, and, perhaps also try to imagine what makes “the average man bristle if you say your father was dishonest, but he will brag a little if he discovers that his great-grandfather was a pirate.”!

Slanted #31

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Slanted #31
€ 18,-

The 31st issue of Slanted is available now. This Tokyo special edition conducts an investigation into the typography and graphic design scene of the Japanese capital featuring a tidy, varied selection of illustrations, interviews and essays. It introduces the work of brilliant creatives like &Form, Shin Akiyama, Tatsuya Ariyama, Dainippon Type Organization, Yoshihisa Shirai, TSDO, and many more. Typography and graphic design aside, Slanted 31 offers sensible glimpses into the distinctive layers of Japanese culture and society.

Sindroms #2

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Sindroms – Yellow #2
€ 23,-

Against the backdrop of Scandinavia’s dark seasons, Syndromes shines a bright, yellow light in search for poetically narrated stories, anecdotal notes and striking images. Compared to the previous issue which paid tribute to the color red and the love, the passion, the violence, the risk and the fury we tend to associate with it, this second issue filters the prism of reality to focus on everything yellow, and therefore the happy, the optimistic, the friendly, or, the things that signal jealousy and states of anxiety.

Night Fever

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Night Fever -Designing Club Culture
€ 59,90

What does this magnificent volume from Vitra Museum’s ongoing Night Fever exhibition has to offer? For one, a luminous flashback into the frenzies of the last fifty years’ nocturnal living with rare insights into how the nightlife culture evolved hand-in-hand with design ideas. It starts with the years leading to the rise of disco, in a time the dance floor turned into a magnetic field for all types of creatives. Hovering through the allure of nightly melodies, lights, design and architecture, Night Fever profiles a superb list of clubs from the Italian Radial Design clubs and Manchester’s Hacienda, to Studio 54 of Andy Warhol and the Ministry of Sound in London, showing some of the period’s promotional leaflets, party invitations, floor plans, vintage photographs and records, and many great stories about the wicked creatures of the night.

Aperture Conversations

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Aperture Conversations
€ 32,-

Here’s a meticulous compilation of some historically invaluable dialogues made between photographers, writer, critics, curators, editors, and artists from 1985 to the present day. Released by Aperture, the New York based photography quarterly journal, these dialogues are collected from previous publications of the journal, based on their originality and historical merit. This includes conversations between more than 50 emerging artists and more established ones who openly spoke about the state of affairs and future destiny of photography. Some of the discussed topics include: the relationship between Instagram and storytelling, the story behind why French humanist photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson nearly had a posthumous exhibition while still alive, how did Stephen Shore ended up working with color…and a lot of other fascinating stuff.

C-heads #35

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C-heads- Magical Places #35
€ 19,-

C-heads Volume #35 is out and in the stocks. This issue is themed around places, ‘the magical places, the ones we come from, the ones we have been to, the ones we dream of and the ones still ahead of us.’ Essentially adorned with female model photography, there’s an exception of rare photos of the Rolling Stones and others of the city of Hong Kong on the display. Also featured are talks with a host of creatives including Terry O’Neill, Swantje Paulina Wördemann, Maggie Lindemann, Leah Green, Motoko Watanabe, Sam Livm and with Darren Ankenman and Berlin girls Melina & Leni.

The future starts here

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The future starts here
€ 29,-

How would the future possibly look like? Especially in a world where things seem to be heading somewhere where design is playing a very important role in shaping such future! Touching upon issues like DNA analysis, artificial intelligence, synthetic biology and space exploration, The Future Starts Here explores cutting edge scientific research and innovative pursuits, taking them from the laboratories and the studios to the attention of the general public. This includes research which has an impact on the Self, the Public, the Planet and the Afterlife. In comparison to the first issue released by V&A (this book’s publisher) dating back to 1852 and which sought to make sense of the Industrial Revolution, the current issue presents technologies and products in order to make sense of the nascent digital revolution.

The Politics of Design

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The Politics of Design
€ 17,-

Typography, colour preferences, photography, symbols and information graphics are essentially the products of specific political and social contexts. And that’s what the Politics of Design examines. In other words, it’s about the different cultural fabrics of human interaction which
produce the ideas, shapes and colors of design activities. By showing how design is attached to politics and societies of different world regions, the book aptly demonstrates why we grow to be culturally biased, and occasionally fail to communicate with each other despite our belief in the
universality of our aesthetics. Organised according to the formal elements of graphic design: language and typography, colour and contrast, image and photography, symbols and icons, and information graphics, it’s is an ideal manual for the enthusiast of visual culture.

Super Design

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Super Design – Italian Radical Design 1965 – 1975
€ 55,-

It was the moment ‘design wanted to change the world’. The Radical Design movement rose from the students’ utter rejection of the tediously conventional design and architectural activity of the time, and the blazing desire to influence politics and society. This book revives the legacy of its key players like Lapo Binazzi, Pietro Derossi, Gianni Pettena and Alessandro Poli, and reintroduces the works of its pioneering studios such as UFO, Gruppo Strum, Archizoom, Studio65 and Superstudio. It shows the impact the movement had on other groups like Alchimia and Memphis and on postmodernist design. Inasmuch as the movement’s passions were politically and socially motivated, little of the original design ideas were developed with the consumer in mind, instead, they meant to be more of a provocative statement to spark change of reality.

What I’ve learned

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What I’ve learned
€ 30,-

An advice taken from an artist approaching the twilight of their career is more treasured than one from someone still at the beginning. The former is usually more prone to self-examination and to beingmore open about the blunders they could have avoided, instead of only focusing on the bright side of their achievements. This is applicable to nearly all 27 of the featured creatives in this book, among whom are the industrial designer Ingo Maurer (85), furniture designer Toshiyuki Kita (76) and architect Tadao Ando (76). In addition to sharing a list of priceless life lessons, the interviewees comment upon some of the most pressing challenges to design at the moment, such as the struggles between the autonomy of the artist and commercial pressures, the sometimes problematic dealings with clients and the occasional feeling that the world is already overburdened with too much stuff.

South #10

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South – As State of Mind #10
€ 29,90

Back in 2015 during the 14th edition of documenta, South – as a State of Mind was endorsed as the festival’s printed publication. Conceived as a space of resistance rather than of confirmation, the journal itself endorses “the south”, as a notion beyond geographical terms. It probes into attempts of maintaining imperial hegemony and tyrannical power structures or what Suely Rolnik, one of the issue’s contributors calls “The Abuse of Life”. The larger spectrum of this 10th issue’s theme, Maintenance, is set forth in a piece written back in 1969 by Mierle Laderman Ukeles where she speaks about reproduction, attention and cleaning; being the components of maintenance activity as forms of art and even revolutionary acts. The relaunch of South as a re-independent magazine syncs up to the opening of the 10th Berlin Biennial, whose curators and selected artists contributed a crucial segment.

10th Berlin Biennale Catalogue

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10th Berlin Biennale Catalogue – We Don’t Need Another Hero – 2018
€ 29,90

This month Berlin hosts one of the most anticipated events of the year: The Biennale for Contemporary Art. Spread across five venues, this year’s thematic focus is encapsulated in one printed catalogue. Some of the raised questions touch upon how do we understand the relationships between the past and the present, particularly when it comes to thinking about valuable items and collectables which found their way to Europe via colonial routes. Included is “Dear History, we don’t need more heroes”, an essay by the Biennale’s curator Gabi Ngcobo pointing at power abuse. And “I’m not who you think I’m not,” a manifesto challenging socially constructed forms of being and knowledge. In addition to nicely presented notes about the participating artists and their contributions.

Machines and Robots

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Machines and Robots – Edition Digital Culture
€ 18,-

Machines and Robots studies how the subject of robotics have been approached in science and technology, in literature and art, and in cultural history, wondering whether machines are able to be creative. Several leading scholars looked into this, including Andreas Broeckmann who approaches the issue from the cultural scientist’s perspective, studying the impact that machines and robots have had on art during the 20th century. Whereas Philipp Theisohn, director of the research program “condition extraterrestrial” at Zurich University describes the rich history of robotics in science fiction, and Roland Wetzel, director of the Tingly Museum in Basel, is an expert on the sculptor’s art and is familiar how much it influenced contemporary artists.

F.R. David #15

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F.R. David – Flurry #15
€ 10,-

Edited by Will Holder, this Spring 2018 edition of the bookish journal F.R. David assembles an exquisite collection of ‘best-of’ texts extracted from original works of arts and literature. Published by uh books in collaboration with the KW Institute for contemporary Art, this edition is entitled ‘Flurry’, in reference to the little turbulent moments that sometimes surround the making of an artistic or curating performance. Holder explains that this issue came about after a request to propose ten books for acquisition by the Gerrit Rietveld Academy Library in Amsterdam. A back and forth reading led to the reproduction of the original material which was also kept in its typographical format.

Parallel Encyclopedia # 2

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Parallel Encyclopedia # 2 – Batia Suter
€ 65,-

Artist Batia Suter puts together what seems like an infinite collection of photographs into one comprehensive Parallel Encyclopedia, #2. Taken out of their original context the photos function in thematic clusters with occasional break of the black and white pattern with coloured photos. People, nature, people in nature, microscopic organisms, sculptures and artifacts intercommunicate as their narrative unfolds from one page to the next. Sometimes there is a common logic underlying the image clusters, for instance when they are visibly about anatomical parts of the human body or about sculptures, but it isn’t that evident, since there’s always an image that is a bit of an outcast to the grouping. With some common traits, it looks like it can somehow belong to it, but there’s something about it that pleads for difference.

Harvard Design #45

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Harvard Design #45
€ 16,-

In the design world, forests are usually seen as a building site, an obstacle or as a resource for the realisation of a given project. But forests are more than that, they are first the vital component in a complex ecosystem that is desperately struggling to survive. In part, this caused by the unprecedented rates with which forests are disappearing, due to humans’ aggressive and arbitrary exploitation. Intersecting wilderness, urbanization, and myth, this 45th issue of Harvard Design magazines provides designers with a holistic overview on how to approach the woods in the 21st century, to be able to look beyond the fickle and dangerous perception that they are basically nothing more than a source of material.

Space Magazine #7

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Space Magazine #7
€ 12,-

The biannual Space magazine which explores interior and cultural spaces, mixes articles and interviews with candid photography and displays of the occasionally extravagant concerns of living. Taking inspiration from the B-sides of records which sometimes include bonus tracks complementing an artist’s hit single, this seventh issue draws connections between the B-side and the quality of great artists for reinventing the known. It features a row of interviews with creatives including artist Dan Graham, glass designer Nina Nørgaard, model Iselin Steiro and architect Christoffer Harlang.

Apartamento Issue #21

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Apartamento Issue #21
€ 15,-

Fresh in store: Apartamento Issue #21, featuring American artist Henry Taylor on the cover, shot by Ana Kraš. Inside you’ll find Nicolas Party, Juan Grimm, Peter McGough, Katie Stout, Pierre Le-Tan, Lapo Binazzi, Mr Portsmouth, Hong Seung-Hye, Duggie Fields, Sabine Marcelis, Danny Bowien, Endless set of possibilities, Henry Taylor, Peter Berlin, Lina Scheynius, and Sylvia Whitman.
Plus: Space jam, a conversation with Pablo Díaz-Reina, Oriol Rivera, and Luis Server, and a grandson’s account of Living with Nicola L.

PIN–UP #24

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PIN–UP #24
€ 20,-

PIN–UP is a unique biannual publication specializing in „architectural entertainment.” The Spring Summer issue’s theme is “Mental” and includes 24 page design portfolio showcasing furniture made by artists, architects, and designers, a variety of exciting articles about designing sex video games, the use of architecture as art and the imagining of urban desires. In the interview section we meet some brilliant architects and designers such as the perseverant Amanda Levee, the erudite Frida Escobedo, or the self-taught William Scott. Also interviewed: designers Dozie Kanu and Jonathan Olivares. Plus: a beautiful photo-reportage about the Spanish island of Lanzarote (inspired by Michel Houellebecq’s novel of the same name).

Spaces of Uncertainty

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Spaces of Uncertainty
- Berlin Revisited
€ 39,95

Edited by Kenny Cupers and Markus Miessen, Spaces of Uncertainty (all texts in german) critically examines the urban development trajectory which Berlin took after the fall of the wall. The contributors in this book demonstrate how the city’s urban transformations since then didn’t effectively succeed in removing the sense of division that long characterized its spatial composition. Photographs taken in 2001 and 2006 show how large deserted areas turned into lively residential neighborhoods and how underground meeting venues became business hubs. In the midst of it all, Berlin still preserves rich pockets for innovative culture having little interest in business or the quiet of residential neighborhoods, hence this book’s call to consider these pulsing reserves in future planning and development.

Suspira #1

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Suspira #1
- The Monster Issue
€ 14,-

Suspira, The Monster Issue, is a brand new title about the unsettling freakishness of horror. The things that we don’t get on first sight, the images that are able to suscitate fear in us and make some stomachs turn. Published by Dreadful Press, Suspira observes attitudes toward the peculiar and the macabre and brings it under the spotlight of feminist interpretation. In this issue, it’s the monstrous, or rather, the monstrous as a social construct which undergoes scrutiny. Instead of ceding to public panic and the commonly trapped cultural fears, Suspira embraces the horrific, and challenges the foundations upon which we become weary and repulsed by it.

Holiday #381

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Holiday #381
- Jerusalem
€ 20,-

Holiday’s Issue 381 is out. This legendary title has already had big shots like Truman Capote, Graham Green and Jack Kerouac supplying its pages with prime content. The current issue explores Jerusalem, the city, the symbol and the fantasy. Featuring an interview with French Historian Vincent Lemire in which he answers the question “what is Jerusalem?”. Holiday also shares perspectives on the city’s holy botanicals, speaks about the first Israeli institution devoted to figurative painting: the Jerusalem Studio School, walks into what is arguably the most beautiful place to stay in, and shows how Palestinians and Israelis were brought together around simple backgammon tables.

NICE #2

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NICE #2
€ 28,-

NICE Magazine turns the spotlight on areas of fashion which are not the most familiar to a European audience: stories about talents in contemporary urban Africa. Published by KLAYM which runs workshops across the African continent on photography, graphic and media design workshops, NICE is a rare title, that intends to support and introduce the rising generation of photographers, designers and writers. This issue is in French and English and it focuses on Abidjan, Ivory Coast. NICE also shows the eagerness of ordinary people in the Ivorian capital for selective wear, which is perhaps best captured in this quote “I am not much of a model, but I often pose for pictures just for the pleasure of it. I love jeans and sportswear. I really enjoyed this photoshoot.”

Making Sense

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Making Sense
– 10 years of Research in Art and Design
€ 22,-

On the occasion of ten years since moving its premises to Renens, Switzerland and since the creation of EPFL+ECAL Lab Institution to foster innovation in technology, design and architecture, the University of Art and Design Lausanne releases Making Sense – 10 years of Research in Art and Design. Essentially educational, this bilingual book is a designer-researcher digest that provides condensed, clearly presented information about the projects (in visual arts, cinema, graphic design/typography…etc) which were developed in the university’s programs during these years. This includes a detailed listing of these projects, their leaders, collaborators, affiliated lecturers, sponsors, goals, methodologies, results and published material, in addition to two conversations on design research with designers Skylar Tibbits and David Reinfurt.

Cura #27

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Cura #27
€ 9,-

This is the printed extension of CURA. the forceful made-in-Rome editorial and curatorial platform which also consists of a publishing house and an exhibition program. Through the works of the likes of George Henry Longly, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Eleanor Antin, Ellen Blumenstein and Lou Dallas, CURA’s twenty seventh issue draws an outlook of the latest visual explorations into the multi-layers of the human body. The peculiarities of which make it subject to endless artistic scrutiny, to imagining and reimagining its capacities, to questioning and forging new identities, or because it’s the body that allows to express power and desire. Curatorial matters aside, this issue also includes a surprise note about the clubbing culture.

Magazine B – Berlin

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Magazine B #43
- Berlin
€ 25,-

B makes independent brand assessments about products that are deemed in advance to be pointedly ‘balanced’ according to the extent they meet four criteria: beauty, practicality, affordability and brand consciousness. Overall, B documents the whole experience of trying out, committing to and sharing the benefit of knowing and consuming the selected brands to figure how well they are currently doing. It tells the untold stories behind their success, emotional attachment and the culture surrounding them. Freitag, Penguin, Muji, Moleskine, Monocle, Vitra and Lego feature on the list, with the cities of Berlin, Portland and Seoul compelling enough to be considered brands in their own right.

Building Material #20

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Building Material #20
€ 10,-

Building Material is the journal of the Architectural Association of Ireland, a unique peer-reviewed publication on the scholarship and practice of architecture in Ireland. Being the first edition to employ a process of double-blind peer reviewing for the submitted essays, the journal’s editorial board led by Michael K. Hayes, used this volume as an opportunity to reassess the publication’s overall intentions, its process and format of making and the possible directions it can lead in the future. From the physical matter used for building to the knowledge informing decision-making and the traditional means we rely upon to visualize architecture, this volume is centered around the ‘stuff’ of the architectural discipline.

Fantastic Man #27

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Fantastic Man #27
€ 8,50

We could not not do that to our big window… Welcome with us the 27th edition of Fantastic Man which celebrates camaraderie and fruitful exchange between generations, featuring eight different covers showing either a young man or a mature gentleman photographed by Mark Peckmezian – and yes, it will be a problem to have all covers in store for even a short period of time, so better be quick for your favorite pick!

The Plant #12

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The Plant #12
€ 15,-

Right in time for the sunny weather – the new issue of The Plant magazine arrived.

The Serving Library Annual

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The Serving Library Annual
€ 30,-

The inaugural edition of The Serving Library Annual from Roma Publications takes on from where its predecessor DOT DOT DOT Magazine had left off back in 2001. With a wide range of stories told in the first person narrative, the Serving Library should come in handy for an international self-educating audience of designers, artists, writers, and researchers. These texts are presented in the distinctly looking Square Sans Serif font type, and assembled in the form of ‘bulletins’, that reflect the authors’ statements about a particular question. In this case it is about civil disobedience and the different forms of resistance which can be expressed on the friction lines between entertainment and power.

Dummy #58

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Dummy
- Sport
€ 7,-

Dummy, one of the most thrilling magazines about culture coming from Berlin. This 58th issue is about sports; the profession, the hobby and the healthy habit. It looks into how sports can indeed be for everyone, the sense of belonging and community that can be driven from partaking in moving our bodies. The importance of it in dissipating negative energies, to overcome mental short-circuiting and other work-induced shortcomings and worldly frustrations. And the advantages of changing one’s preferred games from time to time, so then how about taking up Ostrich riding, or rugby for example? Wait, what about these Muslim Muscles of the Egyptian bodybuilders photographed in the embrace of their mothers, for the sake of a fresh perspective on being sporty? Not bad!

The Noise of Being

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The Noise of Being
- Sonic Acts
€ 22,-

The noise is here to stay! During the 23rd Sonic Acts Festival in Amsterdam for instance, different kinds of noises were produced throughout the Festival’s organized conferences, clubbing nights, and in the partner museums and cinemas. This purple/green book is simply the assemblage of a selection of these noises. The noise of technology, the noise of capitalism, the noise of communication when it breaks to pieces, the noise of distractions, of bots, of screens and screams, the noise of advertisers, of molecular engineering, bacteria and policy makers. Imbued with both thought provoking texts and images, the Noise of Being is a reminder and an invitation to continue the reflection about the dissonances of living.

Pressing Matters #3

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Pressing Matters #3
€ 16,-

Unlike most publications in its category, Pressing Matters focuses on the work of printmaking itself instead of the end result of printed products. This includes the techniques, the people and the passionate labour that takes place in the workshops of the printmakers. In its third issue Pressing Matters makes a little tour to find about some of the hidden ateliers of print from around the world, and with Delita Martins in we see how through embracing a big variety of printing techniques she gives her portraits a sense of power and grace, and from Bristol we learn the story behind the creation of the Bristol Print Collective and the enthusiasm fueling the creations of its members. Impressing.

Lindsay #1

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Lindsay #1
€ 16,-

One of the few magazines coming from Australia in our store, Lindsay adopts a very gentle style to celebrate places and cultural diversity. It comes up in a time when borders between nations are tightened up and narrow nationalistic views are threatening to choke intercultural exchange. In response, Lindsay decides to capture the color of a world where communities cohabitant, with ‘integrity, curiosity and heart.’ So here it is in Kenya, Kiribati, Burma, New Zealand and Cuba delivering essays, guides, interviews and terrific food recipes.

Real Review #6

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Real Review #6
€ 12,-

Real Review urges the reader to think what it means to be alive today. Created and edited by Jack Self, this curiously shaped piece is dedicated to the subject Just-in-Time, which is a relevantly recent production-strategy first developed by Toyota in the 1980s. The aim of Just-in-Time is to replace the Fordist Just-in-Case model that built set numbers of cars in the hope that they are eventually sold. Just-in-Time attends to a different logic where production is only executed once orders are placed. Nothing is produced unless there’s a clear need for it. Real Review explores the possibilities of using this specific mode in our relationships to the material world through commentary on the metrics of innovation, robots, racism and artificial hymens —to a level our human species is spared extinction.

Agopornis #5

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Agopornis #5
€ 28,-

Agapornis, the magazine that looks into the developing love story between domestic animals and their human friends. On both glossy and uncoated paper, Agapornis releases a fifth volume in which we discover the unbelievable lifestyle of Lynea Lattanzi who lives with more than seven hundred cats in her -conveniently- twelve acre California residence, a the life of an ultimate cat lady. In this issue Agopornis is also about butterflies, sharing some little known instances in literature where the butterfly was the leitmotif. As for dolphins, Ric O’Barry who runs an organization called the Dolphin Project, speaks in retrospect of his long-lasting dedication to the welfare and protection of these adorable creatures. The totality of these texts are gathered in a Spanish translation toward the end of the magazine.

Radical Matter

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Radical Matter
- Rethinking materials for a sustainable world
€ 38,-

Radical Matter is an essential introduction for professionals and students to the latest cutting-edge design ideas which are on their way to shape not just the future of design, but the entire ‘design-make-consume’ chain. Unlike similar publications which would either focus on the materials themselves, their properties and potential use, or on the entrepreneurial initiatives to exploit them, this book is devoted to both aspects. It calls attention to ten ‘big ideas’ coping with materials including extreme waste material like shit and dust, through fully illustrated case studies and testimonies from global industry experts. Enticing and provocative at times, Radical Matter looks beyond the culture of material consumerism onto a future where design and ecology are integrated.

The Sausage of the Future

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The Sausage of the Future
€ 28,-

The future of sausage is at stake. The rise of vegetarianism and veganism signals the retreat of meat production, putting sausages in an existential crisis. The Sausage of the Future is perfectly aware of the environmental pressure caused by meat production and tries to think of alternative ways to preserve the craft of sausage making. Caroline Niebling, editor of this book asked the help of a chef of molecular gastronomy, a master butcher and a designer to examine the tradition of sausage production and came up with with new techniques using a range of unaccustomed ingredients, such as nuts, vegetables, and, insects. Highly accessible and beautifully designed, this book will certainly excite the sausage fanatic and the general food enthusiast in the same vein.

Flaneur #7

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Flaneur #7
– Treze de Maio, São Paulo
€ 18,-

From the detailed reality of one street to crafting a story that resonates universally, is what Flaneur is all about. One street, one issue, story after story. This time, it’s the street of Treze de Maio in São Paulo named after the day slavery was abolished in Brazil back in 1888. Double-sized and decidedly the most satisfying to date, issue number 7 passes a series of accounts excavated from the day today lives of the street’s residents, passers-by and shop owners in poetical texts, photographs, collages and drawings. Layer upon layer, Flaneur patiently tells us about the street’s concerns, fears, joys, and the activities of its artists along those of its butchers and aged grandmothers.

Theorie der Architektur

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Theorie der Architektur
– Zeitgenössische Positionen
Bauwelt Fundamente 161
€ 29,95

Theory of architecture as a research field provides an extended discussion on the topic as seen from the perspective of various disciplines including anthropology, architectural and art history, architectural and art theory, linguistics, philology, philosophy, psychology, sociology and urbanism. No less than twenty-four authors contribute to laying down the latest positions on the theories of architecture in three chapters each of which is divided into further subtopics of investigation: concepts, discourses, ideas – things, spaces, buildings – practices, experiences, appropriations. Published in German, and approximately one third of the essays are in English.