TEXTE ZUR KUNST is a Berlin-based quarterly journal on contemporary art and art theory with contributions by internationally leading writers on contemporary art and culture. Since 2006 the comprehensive main section section, each time devoted to a different topic, is published in both German and English.
Issue 72, December 2008, Design. With English content:Design and Nervousness by Tom Holert; Planning and Democracy / An interview with Tomás Maldonado by Jesko Fezer; Under the Sign of Design by Sven Lütticken; Transgression Required / A comment on Jaques Rancière by Ruth Sonderegger; Ambivalence and Actualization / Exhibition Design as Artisitic Practice by Helmut Draxler; Design City – City without manual? by Regina Bittner; To have done with critique / On Alain Badiou’s Affirmative Inaesthetics by Jason Smith and selected reivews.