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Thésée, les plantes et les gens. Pour une théorie (tactique?) du ver de terre

presents a fiction mixed to a theoretical research around the politics of representing nature through pictures. A discussion between I, You, NDLR and internet around the process of collecting images and its assemblage.
15.5×23.5
144 pages
(FRENCH)
It is self published and printed on demand for 30 CHF.
you can order it here: myriam.ziehli@gmail.com

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Wetiko Manifesto

is a book around the my personal environnment that I documented for three years. It takes place in a context where I was wondering how my occidental gaze was constructed when I looked at nature, plants, animals, trees and insects. I decided to dig into art history and anthropology (as there were also part of my daily life as I was at University).
19×28,5 cm
202 pages
with a text by Pauline Clerc, medieval art historian
(FRENCH)
It is self published and printed on demand for 40 CHF.
you can order it here: myriam.ziehli@gmail.com

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TEXTS
Here is a text I wrote about the documentary screenshot2014-01-09at11-22-34amLéviathan by Lucien Castaing Taylor and Verena Paravel leviathan_entre-preuve-et-temoignage_myriam-ziehli
in 2016, I presented a text about image appropriation 060d_Octopus_Vulgarisand worked on the very notion of appropriation itself, trying to expand the notion to other words following artists works. CHeck it here: -> COPY/PASTE text.

 

From 2014 to 2016, Anne Golaz and I tumblr_nd4gx78v8m1tbosbyo2_r1_1280founded a book platform called Aaluägä. You can have a look at our tumblr here. It was a great experience to gather books that we liked and that we found around us (friends and friends of friends).
In 2013, I did a small essay around collection as a way to map the world. 105740_4 Unfortunately it is only in french, but you can find it here.
La Montagne Dorée (2012) is sold out, proposition_decor_arriereplan    you can see the pdf. Enjoy !