Inspired by the exhibition NELSON HENRICKS currently on display, we have assembled a selection of books to add to your reading list! This tailor-made list offers reflections on some of the exhibition’s subjects, including synesthesia and Andy Warhol.


The Substance of Grief: Nelson Henricks Deepens the Black Page
BEALE, Casey. MOMUS, 2019, in English.

Document XXL
HENRICKS, Nelson. Montréal: Artexte, 2017, bilingual.
Also available in a printable document

Nelson Henricks: Time Will Have Passed = Le temps aura passé
REINKE, Steve (dir.). Montréal: Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, 2010, bilingual.


The Oxford Handbook of Synesthesia
SIMNER, Julia. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018, in English.

Bright Colors Falsely Seen: Synaesthesia and the Search for Transcendental Knowledge
DANN, Kevin T. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013, in English.

Joan Mitchell: Lady Painter
ALBERS, Patricia. New York: Knopf, 2011, in English.
Also available in an electronic version

Color Chart: Reinventing Color 1950–Today
TEMKIN, Ann. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2008, in English.

Visual Music: Synaesthesia in Art and Music Since 1900
BROUGHER, Kerry, and Jeremy STRICK. London: Thames and Hudson, 2005, in English.

Synaesthesia: Classic and Contemporary Readings
HARRISON, John E., and Simon BARON-COHEN. New York: Wiley, 1997, in English.

Livre: les synesthésies et l’école symboliste
SEGALEN, Victor. Paris: Mercure de France, 1902, in French.


Dragging Away: Queer Abstraction in Contemporary Art

LANCASTER, Lex Morgan. Durham: Duke University Press, 2022, in English.

Ten Queer Thesis on Abstraction

GETSY, David J. Des Moines: Des Moines Art Center, 2019, in English.
Printable document


L’audio-vision : son et image au cinéma

CHION, Michel. Paris: Armand Colin, 2021, in French.

Audio-vision: Sound On Screen

CHION, Michel. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019, in English.


See this Sound: Audiovisuology: A Reader

DANIELS, Dieter, Sandra NAUMANN and Jan THOBEN (dir.). Vienna: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, 2015, in English.


Charivari et justice populaire au Québec
HARDY, René. Québec City: Septentrion, 2015, in French.

Bruits : essai sur l’économie politique de la musique
ATTALI, Jacques. Paris: Livre de poche, 2008, in French.


The Films of Andy Warhol: Catalogue Raisonné 1963-1965
HANHARDT, John. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2021, in English.
Also available here

Ma philosophie de A à B et vice-versa
WARHOL, Andy. Translated by Marianne Véron. Paris: Flammarion, 2021 (originally published 1977), in French.

Andy Warhol’s The Chelsea Girls
HUXLEY, Geralyn, and Greg PIERCE. Pittsburgh: D.A.P./The Andy Warhol Museum, 2018, in English .
Also available here

Popisme: les années 1960 de Warhol
WARHOL, Andy, and Pat HACKETT. Translated by Alain Cueff. Paris: Flammarion, 2007, in French.
Also available here, or in a used edition here

The Films of Andy Warhol Catalogue Raisonné Vol 1: Screen Tests
ANGELL, Callie. New York: Whitney Museum/Abrams, 2006, in English.
Also available here

Andy Warhol: entretiens, 1962-1987
WARHOL, Andy. Preface by Alain Cueff. Paris: Grasset, 2006, in French.

I’ll Be Your Mirror: The Selected Andy Warhol Interviews: 1962–1987
GOLDSMITH, Kenneth (dir.). New York: Carroll & Graf, 2004, in English.

ANDY WARHOL Pop Out: Queer Warhol
DOYLE, Jennifer, Jonathan FLATLEY, and José Esteban MUÑOZ. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1996, in English.

Andy Warhol, cinéma
BLISTÈNE, Bernard (ed.). Paris: Éditions du Centre Georges Pompidou/ Éditions Carré, 1990, in French.
Also available in a used edition here

Popism: The Warhol Sixties
WARHOL, Andy, and Pat HACKETT. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1980, in English.

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again
WARHOL, Andy. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975, in English.