Bilingual French-English, 168 pages, Audio CD included, the book includes interviews with the 27 artists of Parisonic 2011 in an original way: each artist states The question he would like to be asked on his work. The set of questions is then proposed to each artist.
Thus, Hear & Now,artists interviews emphasizes the words of the artists themselves rather than outside comment. A text by Laurent Catala, published in 2011 in the journal Movement, and photographs illustrating the book provide an overview of the exhibition.
The included CD presents the works shown in the listening room Magnetic Traces.
Interviews by and with: Marc Baron, Mélanie Berger, Loic Blairon, Dominique Blais, Charlotte Charbonnel, Yannick Dauby, Jean-Luc Guionnet, Luc Kerléo, Eric La Casa, Rainier Lericolais, Nicolas Maigret, Pali Meursault, Nicolas Montgermont, Cédric Peyronnet, Philippe F. Roux, Thomas Tilly, Anthea Caddy, Alice Hui-Sheng Chang, Rosalind Hall, Camilla Hannan, Marcia Jane, Lizzie Pogson, Kristian Roberts, Geoff Robinson, Philip Samartzis, Thembi Soddell, TARAB/Eamon Sprod.
ISBN 978-2-954440903 – € 23 – Purepresence members 17€
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|Philippe F. Roux, les Ateliers du son, France Culture radio,
July 12, 2013, présentation of the book.