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Putting Forward New Ways of Thinking and Acting within Institutions

Voices (Towards Other Institutions)
by VV.AA.

The book gathers twenty-eight texts released weekly between May 2020 and May 2021 on by an interdisciplinary cohort of practitioners and thinkers, from Russia and beyond, putting forward new ways of thinking and acting within institutions.

In line with the premises of the Russian Pavilion, each voice is based on a reconsideration …

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A New Meta Comic

Shocking Similarity to the Images of the 9/11 Attacks 🗽

by Sebastian Utzni

No super hero was able to prevent the attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001. Sebastian Utzni collected comics that were published between 1973 and 2001 that show shockingly similarity to the images of the 9/11 attacks. The artists’ book «M-Maybe» samples from this collection and creates a new meta comic.

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The Vine that Ate the South 🌱

KUDZU - Something That Comes in and Rapidly Takes Over Everything

by Sabine Bungert, Stefan Dolfen

Kudzu, a highly destructive plant first imported into the US from Asia, has become known as “The vine that ate the south”. During the Great Depression, farmers were paid to plant it as it was seen as a good way to combat soil erosion. However, Kudzu can grow over 30cm a day and, as such, today it represents a huge problem for the southern states, even e…

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Perpetual Flames of War

Marking the 20th Anniversary of America’s War on Terror

The Case for Bara. American Terror
by Zahreddine

Marking the 20th anniversary of the onset of America’s War on Terror, we bring you the second book in Barakunan’s The Case for Bara series: AMERICAN TERROR. A look at the current geopolitical fragmentation, making the case that the catastrophic announcement of the War on Terror, the result of the nefarious agenda of the American Empire, shattered notion…

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by Ronan Bouroullec

Janvier features a selection of Ronan Bouroullec’s recent drawing. Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, born 1971 and 1976, respectively, in Quimper, France, studied at the École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and at the École des Beaux-Arts in Cergy-Pontoise. Ronan began independent design work immediately after completing his studies, while his brother…

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