Following the CURRENT MEASURES of the federal council of switzerland for the fight against covid-19, the CEC will be closed to the public until the end of February 2021.


Upcoming at the CEC

An exhibition of

Guillaume Dénervaud


New edition:
Guillaume Dénervaud
Les corps interfaces (altèrent la structure), offset (green) and typographic (black) print and (Les corps interfaces) altèrent la structure, offset (violet) and typographic (black) print, 41,5 x 30 cm, 200 copies, dated and signed. Editions of the Centre d’édition contemporaine, 2020. Edition offered to the members of the Centre d’édition contemporaine association for the year 2020.
New publication:
Guillaume Dénervaud, Fumées Sombres, Before publication 4, brochure, 20 pages, published in the Before publication collection, which gathers the pre-publications – single booklets from 4 to 32 pages, 17.2 × 23.5 cm, stapled binding, 250 copies – of authors’ texts or artists’ inserts, which will appear regularly and as a preview before their final publication in L’Effet papillon II (second volume of L’Effet papillon, 1989 – 2007, catalogue of the Centre d’édition contemporaine published in 2008). Text: Dean Kissick. Graphic design: Niels Wehrspann, Lausanne. Edition of the Centre d’édition contemporaine, Geneva, 2021.
The images contained in this publication are cutouts from drawings made in graphite on 46 by 61 cm size paper, and which are part of the Fumées Sombres series (2020).
Guillaume Dénervaud’s exhibition Surv’Eye is supported by the Fondation Nestlé pour l’Art and the Fonds cantonal d’art contemporain, DCS, Geneva.
The CEC’s 2021 program is supported by the Département de la culture et de la transition numérique, the Loterie Romande, the Fondation Leenaards and a private Geneva foundation.
The CEC follows the health instructions and recommendations of the Federal Office of Public Health (OFSP) and of the Canton of Geneva to protect its team and visitors from Covid-19 and to prevent its spread (social distanciation, wearing a mask, use of hydroalcoolic gel and collect of personal data of visitors during events / openings are mandatory).




at Printed Matter’s Virtual Art Book Fair (PMVABF)
February 24 – 28, 2021
at artgenève 2021