Work presented:
‘7 Portraits ,’ 1991, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘24 vases,’ 1994, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 48 pages, 14 x 10 cm.
‘27 x 20,’ 2000-2000, Le Havre: Flux. Black offset, 204 pages, 27,5 x 20,5 cm.
‘100 photos qui ne sont pas des photos de chevaux [100 photos which are not photos of horses],’ 1995, Nevers: RN 7, 100 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘1000 raisons de compter jusqu’à mille [A thousand reasons to count to one thousand],’ 1997, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘2000 Calendar,’ 1999, Paris: Musée du Sourire. Black offset, 24 pages, 24 x 30 cm.
‘2,005.00 euros,’ 2004, Paris: Editions 2-909043. Black offset, 24 pages, 24 x 30 cm.
‘2006,’ 2005, Paris: Editions 2-909043. Two color offset, 24 pages, 24 x 30 cm.
‘2008 Calendar,’ 2007, Paris: One star press \ Galerie Laurent Godin. Black offset, 12 pages, 30 x 24 cm.
‘2010 Calendar,’ 2009, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Black laser print, 12 pages, 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘2014,’ 2013, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Black Offset, 24 pages, 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘8560 nombres qui ne servent pas à donner l’heure [8560 numbers which aren’t used to give time],’ 1994, Genève: Centre d’édition contemporaine. Black laser print, 80 volumes, 21 x 15 cm, 214 pages each.
‘A meeting at home,’ 2005, Amsterdam: NEROC’VGM. Color offset, 192 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Perfect Nature,’ 2002, Pisa: Fondation Teseco per l’Arte. 2003 Agenda. Color offset, 168 pages.
‘Août 1999 [August 1999],’ 1999, Paris: Colette. Photo album, color photograph, 20 feuillets, 11 x 16 cm.
‘Au fond de la piscine [The bottom of the pool],’ 2014, Montpellier: Esbama. Black offset, 208 pages, 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘Beautiful Faces,’ 2001, Paris: Trans photographic press. Color offset, 120 pages, 27,5 x 21 cm.
‘Blackywall by Sihab Baik,’ 2015, Paris: Rrose Editions. Digital print, 200 pages, 23 x 14,5 cm, duplex laser print, 1 folded page 21 x 26 cm.
‘Calendrier 2000 [2000 calendar],’ 1999, Paris: Centre Pompidou. Black offset, 24 pages, 24 x 30 cm.
‘Color me,’ 2017, Paris: Semiose. Offset print, 24 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Coloriage [Coloring book],’ 2001, Paris: Onestarpress. Color offset, 150 pages, 22 x 16 cm.
‘Colorie comme tu veux, dessine et écris ce que tu veux [Colour as you like, draw and write what you want],’ 2001, Paris: Seuil jeunesse. Color offset, 16 pages, 18 x 18 cm.
‘Craven A,’ 1993, Brétigny-sur-Orge: Centre d’Art Contemporain. Color offset, 24 pages, 30 x 22,5 cm.
‘De 1 à 1000 euros [from 1 to 1,000 euros],’ 2002, Paris: Jalouse, off-print (October). Color offset, 48 pages.
‘De A à Z [from A to Z],’ 1992, Paris: Galerie Jennifer Flay. Black offset, 16 pages with flaps, 21 x 60 cm open, 21 x 15 closed.
‘Horoscope 2009,’ 2008, Paris: One star press \ Galerie Laurent Godin. Two color offset, 32 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Illumination,’ 2008, Paris: Editions 2-909043. Black offset, 96 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Inside a Triangle,’ 2011, Brussels: MFC-Michèle Didier. Color offset, 204 pages, 28 x 22 cm.
‘Le 11 août 1999 [August 11th 1999],’ 1999, Paris: Purple Books-L’esprit Frappeur. Two color offset, 64 pages, 15 x 10,5 cm.
‘Les 1000 premiers nombres classés par ordre alphabétique [the First Thousand Numbers Classified in Alphabetical Order],’ 1989, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 12 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Les 365 jours de l’année 1991 classés par ordre chronologique [the 365 Days of 1991 Classified in Chronological Order],’ 1991, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Les 365 jours de l’année 1991 classés par ordre de taille [the 365 Days of 1991 Classified by Size],’ 1991, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Les euros [Euros],’ 2003, Paris: M19. Color offset, 80 pages, 20 x 17 cm.
‘My people (followed by biennials),’ 2008-2009, Marseilles: Al Dante Publishing (English and French separate editions). Two color offset, 96 pages, 21 x 14,5 cm.
‘Lunar Calendar 2013,’ 2012, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Black offset, 24 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Marabout,’ 1996, Ibos: Le Parvis. Black offset, 64 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Marque-page [Bookmark],’ 2015, Paris: Beaux-Arts éditions. Color offset, 8 pages, 18 x 11 cm. Commission from Paulo Pires do Vale for the exhibition ‘Pliure,’ Palais des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 9 April - 7 June 2015.
‘Mode et accessoires montant dans le ciel de mars [Clothing and Accessories Rising in the March Sky],’ 1999, Paris: Jalouse, off-print (March). Color offset, 48 pages, 28,5 x 22 cm.
‘Mon Catalogue [my catalogue],’ 1999, Limoges: Frac Limousin. Color offset, 288 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Organigramme 2011 [organization chart],’ 2010, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Black laser print, 24 pages, 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘Osez [dare],’ 1994, Paris: Galerie Jennifer Flay. Black offset, 80 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Pick & Hammer,’ 2015, Brussels: MFC-Michèle Didier. color digital print, 302 pages, 20,5 x 13,5 cm.
‘Plus de 300 petits prix [300 budget prices],’ 1990, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Prédictions [predictions],’ 1996, Rouen: Frac Haute-Normandie. Black offset, 80 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Private view,’ 2006-2011, Paris: Editions 2-909043. Black offset, 384 pages, 20,5 x 14,5 cm.
‘Profils de célibataires [singles],’ 1995, Montpellier: Frac Languedoc-Roussillon. Offset, 80 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Quinze ongles… [fifiteen nails and so on…],’ 1990, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 64 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Repartir à zéro [starting from scratch],’ 2009, Marseille: ULS. Black rotary press, 12 pages, 44 x 30 cm.
‘Répertoire des sigles de trois lettres [Index of all three letters logos],’ 1999, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 40 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Sept et pas sept [Seven and not seven],’ 2013, Brussels: JAP. Black offset, 28 pages, 30 x 21 cm.
‘Sex,’ 2007, Roma: Electa. Color offset, 160 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Ski,’ 2000, Ljubljana: Moderna Galerija. Color offset, 32 pages, 27 x 18 cm.
‘Tagada et Turlututu,’ 1991, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 102 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘The 2007 calendar,’ 2006, Paris: One star press \ Galerie Laurent Godin. Black offset, 80 pages, 18 x 11 cm.
‘Tout ce que je peux avoir [everything I can have],’ 1994, Dôle: Frac Franche-Comté. Two color offset, 24 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Tout ce que je peux être [everything I can be],’ 1993, Limoges: Frac Limousin. Color offset, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Tout ce que je peux faire [everything I can do],’ 1992, Paris: Galerie Jennifer Flay. Two color offset, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Trois mille quatre cent quinze vendredis 13 [three thousand four hundred and fifteen friday the 13ths],’ 1992, Paris: Association des amis du Musée d’art moderne de la ville de Paris. Black offset, 16 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Vacances à Arcachon [Holiday in Arcachon],’ 2000, Paris: Galerie Jennifer Flay. Offset print, 196 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Votre Beauté [Your Beauty],’ 1995, artist’s publication. Photocopy, 24 pages, 9,5 x 14,5 cm.
‘Vu la tête penchée à gauche et penchée à droite [Seen with my head tilted left and tilted right],’ 1997, Herzliya: Museum of Contemporary Art. Color offset, 48 pages, 23,5 x 16,5 cm.
‘Zéro pour cent de matière grasse [0% Fat],’ 1991, Paris: Dare Dare. Black offset, 52 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘11 minutes 1/2,’ 2005, Cluj Napoca: Idea. In ‘Version, coloring book, ‘ edited by Mircea Cantor & Gabriela Vanga, p. 14.
‘1992,’ 1993, Paris: Purple prose no. 2 (winter), third cover page.
‘4,’ 2008, Paris: BC magazine no. 2 (spring), p. 39 & 77.
‘4 Tattoo Projects,’ 1994, August. Paris: Ink the Skin magazine, no. 1, p. 15.
‘Alphabet,’ 2014, Montevideo: Crux Desperationis 6, The Mental Issue, single page.
‘Alphabet,’ 2009, Paris: Journal des arts n°307, offprint, back cover.
‘Alphabet Tail,’ 2011, Montevideo: Crux Desperationis 1 (Conceptual Writting), p 15.
‘Happiness,’ 2002, Barcelona: PAC (Pensament i Art Contemporanis) no. 2 (May), p. 23-30.
‘Centerfold,’ 2006, Paris: Le Journal de la Fiac no. 1. 25 October, centerfold, 41 x 56 cm.
‘Contemporary Sculpture,’ 2003, Toronto: Public no. 27 (June), p. 38-41.
‘Did like I had to, do it like you want to,’ 2007, Paris: Nuke, offprint Plage (summer), p. 10-11.
‘Facile, difficile, très difficile [Easy, difficult, very difficult],’ 1992, Paris: Musée d’art contemporain de la ville de Paris, in ‘Ateliers 1992,’ p. 25-29.
‘Filet de caille,’ 2003, Paris: Seuil, in ‘En Cuisine,’ p. 32-33.
‘Freight, TV Program,’ 1994, Paris: Cargo, no. 10-11, p. 1, 68, 128.
‘Genealogy,’ 2009, spring. Paris: Particules no. 23, center fold.
‘Hi hi hi,’ 2014, Paris: The Drawer, volume 7, p. 95-99, 17 x 24 cm.
‘Horoscope,’ 1998, Paris: Self Service, no. 9 (October), p. 104-109.
‘L’œil de Claude [Claude’s Eye],’ 2002, Paris: Nova magazine, no. 88 (April), in ‘Who, What, Where?,’ cover and p. 12-13.
‘L’œil de Claude Closky [Claude Closky’s Eye],’ 2007, Paris: BC magazine no. 1 (winter), p. 126-127.
‘Les drapeaux [The Flags],’ 1995, March. Marseille: R.R. 61. Edited by Christophe Tarkos, back cover.
‘My favorite color: an interview of Florence Bonnefous,’ 2001, Paris: Purple no. 7 (spring), p. 72.
‘My favorite color: an interview of Annette Messager,’ 2002, Paris: Purple #10 (winter), p. 54.
‘My favorite color: an interview of Jean-Philippe Delhomme,’ 2001, Paris: Purple no. 8 (summer), p. 56.
‘My favorite color: an interview of Pierre Durieu,’ 2002, Paris: Purple no. 14 (winter), p. 60.
‘Maison Martin Margiela in Summer and in Winter,’ 2009, spring-summer. Paris: Traffic 5, p. 76-83.
‘Mes photos [My photos],’ 2003, Advertisement campaign. Paris: Zefa, 15 pages (Paris: CB News no. 761-770; Paris Etape no. 101; Paris: Crash no. 27).
‘Mise à plat [straighten out],’ 2012, Paris: Oscillations, no. 1, p. 37-40.
‘Mots fléchés [Crossword Puzzle],’ 1994, Paris: Omnibus, no. 10 (October), backcover.
‘Nous sommes tous de Quimper [We all come from Quimper],’ 1992, December. Paris: Méréal, in Le Moule à gaufres no. 5, cover, p. 100-101, 182-193.
‘Nowhere/Everywhere, Somewhere/Anywhere,’ 2010, Stuttgart: Junk Jet 3 ‘Flux-Us! Flux-You,’ igmade.edition, first and last spreads.
‘Oui ou non [Yes or No], interview of Pierre Huyghe,’ 2002, Paris: Trouble no. 2 (winter), p. 10-19.
‘Pages 33-34,’ 2008, Strasbourg: Livraison no. 11, p. 32-35.
‘Parts and Shares,’ 2005, Berlin: Starship no. 8 (spring), double page 18 x 21 cm.
‘Screen Photos,’ 2013, Lausanne: Else, issue 5, p. 16-21.
‘Quelques grains de beauté [Some beauty spots],’ 1994, Pleneuf-Val-Andre: Art Présence no. 11 (spring), p. 18-19.
‘Souvenirs adolescents [Teenage memories],’ 2000, Paris: Les Inrockuptibles no. 252 (August), p. 68.
‘Gallery Assistant,’ 1997, Nantes: Zérodeux, no. 1 (spring), p. 6.
‘The Armory Show 2006 Catalogue,’ 2006, in ‘Outsourced Critics,’ New York: AC Institute, edited by Holly Crawford (http://web.archive.org/web/20070202125557/http://www.artcircles.org/id90.html), p. 23-32.
‘Thursday then Friday then Saturday then Sunday then Monday then Tuesday then Wednesday,’ 2017, New York: AC Books. In ‘7 Days: My Art Life,’ edited by Holly Crawford, pages 38-49.
‘Too heavy,’ 2012, Montevideo: Crux Desperationis 2, The Mental Issue, single page.
‘Vu au fond d’une chaussure [Seen in a shoe],’ 1995, Arles: L’Ouvre boîte no. 1, p. 4-5.
‘Words of Value: When Art Talks, Money Talks Back,’ 2007, New York: Art on Paper no. 6 (July-August), p. 18-19.
‘ / [After/Before] Action,’ 2002, Tokyo: RyukoTsushin, no. 474 (December), p. 16-17.
‘ / [After/Before] Time,’ 2002, Tokyo: RyukoTsushin, no. 471 (September), p. 16-17.
‘Blue or Yellow,’ 2013, internet blog (http://blue-or-yellow.blogspot.com), 365 posts.
‘F and E stories,’ 2014, internet blog (http://fffeff.blogspot.com), 365 posts.
‘One minute drawings,’ 2010, internet blog (http://one-minute-drawings.blogspot.com), 525,600 posts.
‘Oracles,’ 2007, internet blog (http://2007oracles.blogspot.com), 365 posts.
‘Screen--shots,’ 2011, internet blog (http://screen--shots.blogspot.com ), 365 posts.
‘Welcome to my blog,’ 2006, internet blog (http://closky.blogspot.com/), 365 posts.
‘2017 Calendar,’ 2016, Shanghai: Bazaar Compatible Program, duplex color digital printing on glossy coated paper 300 g., 8,6 x 5,4 cm.
‘Up & down,’ 2004, Paris: Centre Pompidou. Entrance ticket, color offset, 10.1 x 6.3 cm.
‘2016 Calendar,’ 2015, edition www.sittes.net, Pdf file to be printed on A4 paper (http://closky.downloads.online.fr/2016), 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘Couché sur le ventre [Lying on the stomach],’ 1992, New York: Ubuweb. Pdf file (http://www.ubu.com/ubu/unpub/Unpub_005_Closky_Couche.pdf), 28 pages .
‘David Fleiss / Claude Closky,’ 2003-2006, Paris: 1900-2000. Two business cards, color offset, each 5 x 8 cm.
‘Interview with Caroline Andrieux,’ 1991, Paris: Dare dare, 29,7 x 21 cm.
‘Estelle Halliday for SFR,’ 2000, Lille: Artconnexion. Invitation card, color offset, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘FFP/FIA,’ 1995, Paris: Purple Prose. Black photocopy, 24,5 x 19,5 cm.
‘Olivier Vadrot / Claude Closky,’ 2003, Lyon: La Salle de bains. Two business cards, black offset, each 5 x 8 cm.
‘12 h = 10 h,’ 1999, Montpellier: Frac Languedoc-Roussillon. Invitation card, color offset, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘8 francs de réduction [8 Francs Off],’ 1993, Paris: galerie Jennifer Flay, invitation card. Color offset, color offset, 14,5 x 5,5 cm.
‘A=V,’ 2007, Paris: FR66, invitation card, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘Accès en voiture [How to get there by car],’ 1996, Ibos: Le Parvis. Invitation card, color offset, 10 x 21 cm.
‘Before the firework of July 13th 2001,’ 2001, Paris: galerie Jennifer Flay. Invitation card, offset printing, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘Sky Blue,’ 1995, Montpellier: FRAC Languedoc-Roussillon. Invitation card, color offset, 42 x 30 cm.
‘Diplopie,’ 2013, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Invitation card, two color offset duplex print on paper 300g, 15 x 21 cm.
‘Exposition le samedi 10 décembre 1994, le mardi 13 décembre 1994, etc. [Exhibition on Saturday December 10th, on Tuesday December 13, 1994, etc.],’ 1994, Paris: galerie Jennifer Flay. Invitation card, color offset, 10 x 21 cm.
‘Fractal,’ 2003, Bignan: Domaine de Kerguehennec. Invitation card, color offset, 21 x 15 cm.
‘ILUO,’ 2017, Saint-Yrieix: Cdla. Invitation card, offset print, 8 pages, 21 x 15 cm.
‘The Eclipse Of August 11, 1999,’ 2000, Paris: galerie Jennifer Flay. Invitation card, offset printing, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘L’exposition n’aura pas lieu du 27 janvier au 26 mars 1994 [the show won’t be on from 27 January to 26 March 1994],’ 1994, Geneva: Centre Genevois de Gravure contemporaine. Invitation card, black offset, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘The cafeteria,’ 2000, Gondecourt: EROA. Invitation card, color offset, 10,5 x 15 cm.
‘Livres d’artiste, l’invention d’un genre [Artist’s book, the invention of a genre],’ 1997, Paris: Bibliothèque nationale. Invitation card, color offset, 21 x 15 cm.
‘Pacific Ocean,’ 1999, Limoges: Frac Limousin. Invitation card, color offset, 2 cards, each 15 x 21 cm.
‘Pour réduire le carton de moitié, découper selon les pointillés [to reduce the card to the half tear long the dotted line],’ 1993, Brétigny: CAC, invitation card. Color offset, 15 x 10,5 cm.
‘Untitled (Yellows),’ 1996, Rennes: ATC. Invitation card, color offset, two cards, each 20 x 14 cm.
‘Untitled (Music Video),’ 2008, Beijing: Han Ji Yun Contemporary Space, invitation. Color offset, 15 x 21 cm.
‘Tattoos,’ 1999, Chatou: CNEAI. Invitation card, offset print, 19 x 19 cm.
‘Vampires et Fantômes [Vampires and Ghosts],’ 2016, Paris: Galerie Laurent Godin. Invitation card, offset duplex print on paper 300g, 21 x 29,7 cm.
‘Vu par la fenêtre le 6 avril 2001 [Seen through the window on 6 April 2001],’ 2001, Geneva: galerie Edward Mitterrand, invitation card. Color offset, 10,5 x 15 cm.


‘ILUO,’ Centre Pompidou’s 40th anniversary, Centre des livres d’artistes (CDLA), Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche. 23 June - 16 September 2017. Curated by Christian Lebrat, Didier Mathieu.
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