Chance, Failure, The Sublime

In 2010, three new books have appeared in the Documents of Contemporary Art series published by the Whitechapel and MIT: Chance, Failure, and The Sublime.

Chance, edited by Margaret Iversen, includes (among others) artists Mark Boyle, Jiri Kovanda, Jorge Macchi, Keith Tyson, and Jennifer West, and authors Jacquelynn Baas, Fei Dawei, Jasia Reichardt, Sarah Valdez and Katharina Vossenkuhl.

In Failure, edited by Lisa Le Feuvre of Goldsmiths and the Henry Moore Institute, contributors include artists David Critchley, International Necronautical Society, Janette Parris, Annika Ström, and authors Emma Cocker, Richard Hylton, Jean-Yves Jouannais, Lisa Lee, Stuart Morgan, Hans-Joachim Müller, Edgar Schmitz, and others.

Simon Morley, editor of The Sublime, included artists A. K. Dolven, Jitka Hanzlová, Shirazeh Houshiary and authors Marco Belpoliti, Paul Crowther, Jean Fisher, Doreet LeVitte-Harten, Lynn M. Herbert, Lee Joon, Vijay Mishra, David Morgan, Philip Shaw, Thomas Weiskel as well as others.