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Atlas of Transformation

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

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Atlas of Transformation Awards

Two international awards
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
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
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
The publication examines artistic phenomena on the peripheries of social affairs in the Moravian environment of the 1970s and '80s. …

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Boris Ondreička: Hi! Lo.

artist´s book series
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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David Graeber: Fragmenty anarchistické antropologie (Fragments of an Anarchist Anthropology)

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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
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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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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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)
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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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
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
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
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


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
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
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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Kateřina Šedá *1977

artist´s book series
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
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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Lukáš Jasanský, Martin Polák

artist´s book series
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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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
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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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
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

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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
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
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
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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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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Sung Hwan Kim: When Things Are Done Again

artist´s book series
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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The Need to Document

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

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

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

artist´s book series
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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