NERO is an international publishing house devoted to art, criticism and contemporary culture. Founded in Rome in 2004, it publishes artists’ books, catalogs, editions and essays.
NERO explores present and future imaginaries beyond any field of specialization, format or code – as visual arts, music, philosophy, politics, aesthetics or fictional narrations – extensively investigating unconventional perspectives and provocative outlooks to decipher the essence of this ever changing reality.
Heads of Content:
Valerio Mannucci, Lorenzo Micheli Gigotti
Francesco de Figueiredo
Editor at large:
Luca Lo Pinto
Sara Catenacci, Tijana Mamula, Valerio Mattioli, Corrado Melluso
Federico Antonini, Elisa Chieruzzi, Lorenzo Curatola, Olivia Lynk
Administration and Production:
Micaela Doti, Linda Lazzaro
Not is a series of books published in Italian by NERO. It includes essays and genre-bending fiction in the fields of philosophy, pop culture, politics, art and speculative thinking, with the aim of bringing globally discussed themes and narrations into the Italian cultural debate.
Among our authors: Mark Fisher, Franco “Bifo” Berardi, Donna Haraway, Timothy Morton, Basma Abdel Aziz, Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, Alexandre Laumonier, Kenneth Goldsmith, Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams.