Shop > Artists' Books

$10.00Out of Stock

A Theory of the Manifesto or a Manifesto for Manifestos

Gato Negro Ediciones
Artists' Books
11.5 × 16.5 × 0.1 cm
60 pp
Risograph, Theory

Luciano Concheiro, translated from the Spanish by Robin Myers

At the same movement reflection distilled to the essences and exercise of style—brief and forceful—this text accomplish a double function: on the one hand speculates on the form of the manifesto and on the other actually takes form as a Manifesto. In other words, its subject takes the form of its object. The author notes that the difficulty of the manifesto lies in its matter, time: present and future. The Present as a body that can be exceeded by the pure act of enunciating a Manifesto; and the Future as an available ground to build the moment desired by it.

There is no manifesto without enemy.
What do we hate most?
The present.
And even more than that?

Contemporary? Manifestos! (00)


Printed in risograph

Softcover, perfect-bound, b&w

  1. A Theory of the Manifesto

Related Items

  1. Nathan Isberg: A Manifesto for Sincere Loss
  2. Alice Zukofsky: Fish Fowl Flood Mud: Think of the Storm
  3. Adam Overton: A Dabblerist Manifesto by Matador Oven
  4. The Mattering of Matter
  5. Bruno Ceschel: Self Publish, Be Happy
  6. A Manifesto for Interpretation as Instigation
  7. Nirvana Paz: The Court
  8. Wim Wauman: Paraphernalia - On The Status Of Inspirational Objects
  9. Klaus Staeck: Pornografie (new edition)
  10. Carolee Schneemann: Cezanne, She was a Great Painter
  11. Stewart Home: Blood Rites of the Bourgeoisie
  12. Chris Kraus and Eileen Myles: I Love Dick
  13. Roee Rosen: Maxim Komar-Myshkin: Vladimir’s Night
  14. Cabin Time: Green River
  15. Pat Perry: Drawings about Black Holes
  16. Nick Kline and Kegan McFadden: he,
  17. Laurie Kang: Entangles
  18. Michael Dopp
  19. Claire Nereim: Tic Toc
  20. #12
  21. Jennifer Morton: Act 3: Constructed Serendipity
  22. Daniel Escamilla: La FIFA en vacaciones
  23. Dick Higgins and Wolf Vostell: Fantastic Architecture
  24. Preliminary Materials for a Theory of the Young-Girl
  25. From Decision to Heresy by François Laruelle
  26. Jim Fletcher and Harry Mathews: Week One
  27. Gordon Matta-Clark: Art Cards
  28. World 3
  29. Patrick Love: Copper X: Tales for a static generation
  30. The Fall at Indig02, Greenwich North, November 24th, 2011 / Reading “The Fall at Indig02, Greenwich North, November 24th“
  31. General Idea: Showcards
  32. Synthetic Philosophy of Contemporary Mathematics by Fernando Zalamea
  33. Liz Knox: Excerpt
  34. Marcel Dzama: Puppets, Pawns, and Prophets
  35. Florian Pétigny: You’re In