This is the list of titles that JAR has received for review. (Click here for the list on our Zotero group library.)

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Andersen, Christian Ulrik, and Søren Bro Pold. The Metainterface: The Art of Platforms, Cities, and Clouds (Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England: MIT Press, 2018) <>

➔ Click to read Yara Guasque's review [PT]

Anderson, Gemma, Drawing as a Way of Knowing in Art and Science (Bristol/Chicago: Intellect, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Barbara Graf's review

Arlander, Annette, Bruce Barton, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, and Ben Spatz (eds.). Performance as Research: Knowledge, Methods, Impact. (London and  New York: Routledge, 2018) <>

de Assis, Paulo, Logic of Experimentation: Reshaping Music Performance in and through Artistic Research, (Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2018) [OA] <

➔ Click to read Ronald Bogue's review

de Assis, Paulo, and Lucia D’Errico (eds.). Artistic Research. Charting a Field in Expansion. (London and  New York: Rowman & Littlefield, 2019) <>

de Assis, Paulo, and Michael Schwab (eds.). Futures of the Contemporary. Contemporaneity, Untimeliness and Artistic Research., Orpheus Institute Series (Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2019) <>

de Assis, Paulo, and Paolo Giudici (eds.). Aberrant Nupitals. Deleuze and Artistic Research 2. Orpheus Institute Series. (Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2019) <>

Baldauf, Anette, and Stefan Gruber, Spaces of Commoning - Artistic Research and the Utopia of the Everyday (Berlin: Sternberg Press, 2017) <>

Barboza, Amalia. Brasilien am Main: Gekreuzte Wege/encrucilhadas - performative Forschungsreisen auf den Spuren der anderen (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2019) <>

Böhler, Arno, and Susanne Valerie Granzer, eds., Philosophy on Stage: Philosophie als künstlerische Forschung (Wien: Passagen Verlag Ges.M.B.H, 2018) <>

Borgdorff, Henk, Peter Peters, and Trevor Pinch (eds.). Dialogues Between Artistic Research and Science and Technology Studies. (New York and London: Routledge, 2019) <>

Butt, Danny. Artistic Research in the Future Academy. (Bristol/Chicago: Intellect, 2017) <>

Butler, Alison. Displacements: Reading Space and Time in Moving Image Installations. Palgrave Close Readings in Film and Television. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. <>

Caduff, Corina, and Tan Wälchli, eds., Artistic Research and Literature (Paderborn: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2019) [OA]<>

➔ Click to read Tobias Servaas's review

Cerezo, Belén. Seeing Bodies. (Edition Belén Cerezo, 2020) <>

Charleson, Diane. Filmmaking as Research: Screening Memories. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. <>

Cotter, Lucy (ed.). Reclaiming Artistic Research (Berlin: Hatje Cantz, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Leslie D. Joynes's review

D’Errico, Lucia, Powers of Divergence: An Experimental Approach to Music Performance, (Leuven University Press, 2018) [OA] <>

Fischer, Philipp, Gabriele Gramelsberger, Christoph Hoffmann, Hans Hofmann, Hans-jörg Rheinberger, and Hannes Rickli. Natures of Data - A Discussion between Biologists, Artists and Science Scholars. Zurich: Diaphanes, 2020. <>

Gartmann, Thomas, and Christian Pauli, eds. Arts in Context - Kunst, Forschung, Gesellschaft. (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2020) [OA] <>

Haarmann, Anke. Artistic Research: Eine epistemologische Ästhetik. (Bielefeld: transcript Verlag, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Vincent Meelberg's review

Henke, Silvia, Dieter Mersch, Nicolaj Van Der Meulen, Thomas Strässle, and Jörg Wiesel. Manifesto of Artistic Research/Manifest Der Künstlerischen Forschung. (Zurich: Diaphanes, 2020) <>

➔ Click to read Branka Zgonjanin's review

Hirte, Marion, Thomas Jacobsen, Julian Klein, and Martin von Koppenfels, eds., Infame Perspektiven: Grenzen und Möglichkeiten von Performativität und Imagination (Berlin: Theater der Zeit, 2015) <>

Ingrisch, Doris, Marion Mangelsdorf, and Gert Dressel, eds., Wissenskulturen im Dialog: Experimentalräume zwischen Wissenschaft und Kunst (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2017) <>

Jürgens, Anna-Sophie, and Tassilo Tesche, eds., LaborARTorium: Forschung im Denkraum zwischen Wissenschaft und Kunst. Eine Methodenreflexion (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2015) <>

Klein, Jennie, and Natalie Loveless, eds. Responding to Site: The Performance Work of Marilyn Arsem. (Bristol: Intellect Books, 2020) <>

Lagaay, Alice, and Anna Seitz, eds., WISSEN FORMEN: Performative Akte zwischen Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kunst. Erkundungen mit dem Theater der Versammlung (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2018) <>

Lehmann, Annette Jael, and Verena Kittel (eds.). Tacit Knowledge: Post Studio / Feminism - CalArts (Leipzig: Spector Books, 2019) <>

Löfgren, Isabel. Satellite Lifelines: Media, Art, Migration and the Crisis of Hospitality in Divided Cities. Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, 2020. <>

Lorey, Stefanie. Performative Sammlungen: Begriffsbestimmung eines neuen künstlerischen Formats. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2020. <>

Loveless, Natalie. How to Make Art at the End of the World: A Manifesto for Research-Creation. (Durham: Duke University Press Books, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Jo Billows & Stephanie Springgay's review

Loveless, Natalie (ed.). Knowings and Knots: Methodologies and Ecologies in Research-Creation. (Alberta: University of Alberta Press, 2020. <>

➔ Click to read Jennifer Clarke's review

Luneburg, Barbara, Transcoding: From ‘highbrow Art’ to Participatory Culture: Social Media - Art - Research (Bielefeld: Transcript, 2018) [OA] <>

➔ Click to read Pamela Breda's review

Magnusson, Thor. Sonic Writing. Technologies of Material, Symbolic & Signal Inscriptions. (New York and London: Bloomsbury, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Angel Alvarado Cabellos's review

Marguin, Séverine, Henrike Rabe, Wolfgang Schäffner, and Friedrich Schmidgall (eds.). Experimentieren: Einblicke in Praktiken und Versuchsaufbauten zwischen Wissenschaft und Gestaltung, (Bielefeld: transcript Verlag, 2019) [OA] <>

Marino, Luciana et al. Un libro de actividades. Experiencias en primera persona sobre la educación en el arte. (Buenos Aires: edición de la autora, 2019) <>

➔ Click to read Mariela Yeregui's review

Mersch, Dieter, Sylvia Sasse, and Sandro Zanetti, eds. Aesthetic Theory. (Zurich: Diaphanes, 2019) <>

Michelkevicius, Vytautas, Mapping Artistic Research. Towards Diagrammatic Knowing. (Vilnius: Vilnius Academy of Arts Press, 2018) <>

Prior, Ross W. (ed.). Using Art as Research in Learning and Teaching. Multidisciplinary Approaches across the Arts. (Bristol/Chicago: Intellect, 2018) <>

Rainer, Lucia, On the Threshold of Knowing: Lectures and Performances in Art and Academia (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2017) <>

Salgado Correia, Jorge, and Gilvano Dalagna. A Model for Artistic Research. Cahiers of Artistic Research 3. (Aveiro: UA Editora, 2020) [OA] <>

Sass, Hartmut Von, ed. Between / Beyond / Hybrid - New Essays on Transdisciplinarity. Zurich: Diaphanes, 2019. <>

Schindler, Johanna, Subjectivity and Synchrony in Artistic Research: Ethnographic Insights (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2018) <>

➔ Click to read Manuel Ángel Macía's review

Schwab, Michael, ed., Transpositions. Aesthetico-Epistemic Operators in Artistic Research, Orpheus Institute Series (Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2018) [OA] <>

➔ Click to read Theodor Barth's review

Sinner, Anita, Rita L. Irwin, and Jeff Adams, eds., Provoking the Field: International Perspectives on Visual Arts PhDs in Education (Bristol/Chicago: Intellect, 2019) <>

Sixto, Rita, and Usoa Fullaondo (eds.). Swimming Pool. Artistic Practice-Based Research. Manners and Exercises/Piscina. Investigación y Práctica Artística. Maneras y Ejercicios (Bilbao: Ediciones laSIA, 2019) <>

Slager, Henk, The Pleasure of Research (Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz, 2015) <>

➔ Click to read José Quaresma's review [PT/EN]

Smith, Marquard, ed. Research: Practitioner, Curator, Educator. (Vilnius: Vilnius Academy of Arts Press, 2020)

➔ Click to read Dominique Lämmli's review

Tyradellis, Daniel. Sich ausdrücken. Zur Immanenz der Kunst. Zurich: Diaphanes Verlag, 2020. <>

Vennemann, Nicole. 2018. Das Experiment in Der Zeitgenössischen Kunst: Initiierte Ereignisse Als Form Der Künstlerischen Forschung (Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2018) <>

Welch, Shay. The Phenomenology of a Performative Knowledge System: Dancing with Native American Epistemology. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019. <>

Zobl, Beatrix, and Wolfgang Schneider. COMPANY. Fotografien Und Fragmente Über Das Arbeiten Photographs and Fragments on Working. Edition Angewandte. (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter, 2019) <>