Jean-Philippe Antoine teaches aesthetics and the theory of contemporary art at the University of Paris 8. Recently he published La traversée du XXe siècle. Joseph Beuys, l’image et le souvenir at the Editions du MAMCO/Presses du Réel and participated on The Quilt and the Truck. Nancy Shaver (Publication Studio, 2011). As an artist he works in many formats and media – painting, constructions, installations, and sound-based performance works, notably in collaboration with Leif Elggren. He recently released The Worried Ones (Antoine-Elggren) Live at 64 (2013), Nouvelles musiques anciennes (CD, 2011) and Objet Métal Esprit (EP, 2010) on the Firework Edition Records label.