Charles Avery – Onomatopoeia The Port

Monographic exhibition catalogue

Charles Avery

Artist book realised for the exhibition Onomatopoeia, part 1
at frac île-de-france / le plateau (May 27- August 8, 2010)

at Kunstverein / Hannover (August 28 – November 7, 2010)
at EX3 – Centro per l’arte contemporanea / Florence (November 17,  2010 – January 9, 2011)


In the context of the exhibition, the catalogue Onomatopoeia – Part 1, designed in four languages (english, french, german and italian), is dedicated to the work of the British artist.

Published in coedition with the Kunstmuseum of Hanover, and the center for contemporary arts EX3 in Florence,  it focuses on a single drawing (5×2,40 m) representing Onomatopoeia’s harbour.



Co-edition: frac île-de-france, le plateau, Paris / Kunstverein, Hanovre / EX 3 Centro per l’arte contemporanea, Florence, 2010
Quadrilingual edition (english-french-german-italian)
Translation : Maxime Boidy, Karl Hoffmann, Ernest Vaudry
Book – 79p. (ill colors and b&w), 22,5×31,5 cm
Graphic design: Moiré, Marc Kappeler, Markus Reichenbach & Dominik Huber, Zurick
Distributed byKoenig Books, London
ISBN 978-3-86560-840-6


More informations on the exhibition held at frac île-de-france…