Editorial Lines

These MACBA publications are a record of the exhibition projects programmed at the Museum, and explore their critical discourses.

Forensic Architecture. Hacia una estética investigativa

2017

Ferran Barenblit, Yve-Alain Bois, Michel Feher, Hal Foster, Rosario Güiraldes, Cuauhtémoc Medina, Eyal Weizman

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The MACBA Collection, the backbone of the Museum, starts off with works produced in the second half of the twentieth century and steers a course through the key developments in contemporary artistic creation, while at the same time contributing to the activation of critical memory. A range of publications regularly present and update different aspects of the MACBA Collection.

The MACBA Collection. Selected works

2017

Ferran Barenblit, Chris Dercon, Ainhoa Grandes, Ivo Mesquita i Antònia Maria Perelló

The MACBA rounds off its activities with a cultural and educational programme that bridges all of the Museum’s lines of work. The flow of thought generated by the seminars, lectures, film programmes and other activities is made available to the public through this series of books of essays.

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Quaderns portàtils (Portable Notebooks) is a collection that is distributed free of charge on the internet. In general, the texts are based on lectures and seminars that have been held at MACBA, as well as exhibition catalogues that are currently out of print. The texts are published in downloadable, printable PDF format. The text layout is designed to allow different kinds of binding, from basic stapling to Japanese binding, so that the end result can be similar to a conventional publication.

Miralda! «Une vie d’artiste»

2016

Pierre Restany

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Quaderns d'àudio (Audio Notebooks) is a collection based on texts relating to RWM programming. The objective of these publications is to complement the lines of work developed by the radio through the critical edition of hard-to-find works that are important for understanding and delving into sound art.

The texts are presented in downloadable, printable PDF format. The text layout allows different forms of binding, from basic stapling to Japanese binding, so that the end result can be similar to a conventional publication.

From the soundscape meme to self-awareness

2014

José Manuel Berenguer