BOOK (Zurich Collaborative)

Wednesday, 1. April 2020

Switzerland plays a central role in the global gold commodity trade, especially in gold refining. The volume follows the entanglements of the global metabolism of gold by tracking down the elusive and often invisible paths of molecules, affects and violence – “Swiss Psychotropic Gold.”


Editors: knowbotiq, Nina Bandi
Authors: Dieye Adji Fatou Amdy, Nina Bandi, Elke Bippus, Yolanda Ariadne Collins, Fundaçion Mareia, Gitanjali Dang, Anna Frei, Ayesha Hameed, Rohit Jain, knowbotiq, Angela Melitopoulos/Angela Anderson, Margarida Mendes, Johannes Paul Raether, Gerald Raunig, Jordy Rosenberg, Christoph Schenker, Jakob Tanner, Ira Terzol jr, Füsun Türetken, Yvonne Volkart

Merian Verlag, 2020
270 pages, with 100 images in colour
Hard cover, 14.5 x 21 cm
SD card with artistic contributions (videos, audio)
CHF 27.– / EUR 25.–
ISBN 978-3-85616-921-3

Free download of the introduction by Nina Bandi, Rohit Jain and knowbotiq here
To order the book: merianverlag