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Fair — TMC & it’s a book

This weekend, March 25th to 26th, 2017, two artists’ books events happens in Leipzig (apart from the international book fair). The Millionaires Club at the Kunstverein Leipzig and Mzin. And there is the it’s a book fair at the HGB

Conference — Artist’s books and bibliophile editions in Belgium (1950–2015)

You’re invited to the colloquium »Artist’s books and bibliophile editions in Belgium (1950–2015)« at the Royal Library of Belgium from January 26th to 27th, 2017…

Open Call — Libros Mutantes

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Libros Mutantes team calls for self-publishing artists to participate in the fifth edition of the Libros Mutantes (April 25th to 27th, 2014) at La Casa Encendida in Madrid…

Conference — The seller, the publisher, the artist

Beginnig on October 15th, 2012 A plus A Slovenian Exhibition Center of Venice presents The seller, the publisher, the artist — A small inquiry about artist’s books. Three conferences dedicated to the thematic of editorial independence and artists books…

Event — Fernand Baudin Prize 2011 in Amsterdam

From June 21st until July 15th 2012, the Prize-Winning books of the Fernand Baudin Prize 2011 will be on display and available at Nijhof & Lee at the Bijzondere Collecties in Amsterdam.
On this occasion, a panel discussion between collaborators of the Prize-Winning books and Dutch book professionals will take place on June 21st at Bijzondere Collecties (the Heritage Collections of the University of Amsterdam)…

Event — Kunstpublikationer 2012

Publications by Jessica Williams

 

On Friday May 11th 2012 opens Kunstpublikationer 2012 and the annual art publications fair at Overgaden in Copenhagen…

Event — London Zine Symposium

The 7th annual London Zine Symposium is this Sunday, April 17th, 2011 and you’re invited to join it at The Rag Factory…

Interview — Regine Ehleiter ‘Thanks For Sharing’

‘Thanks For Sharing’ Exhibition View

‘Thanks For Sharing’ — Exhibition View

“What is an art zine? How does it differ from an editorial art magazine or a blog? And why do more and more artists internationally seem to be interested in this particular publishing format?”

In 2010 Regine Ehleiter curated the wonderfull ‘Thanks For Sharing’ (TFS) exhibtion and symposium at the D21 Kunstraum. Therefore she invited zinsters, artists, collectors, distributors and curators to submit their publications and to discuss the “rising interest in zines, their popularity among contemporary artists, the revival of DIY-culture with its appealingly easy implementation of ideas and potential for stylistic experimentation”. More than 300 zines from all over the world were shown in a specially designed exhibition architecture, developed by students of the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig (Class for System Design).
In January 2011 the catalogue published in occasion of the exhibition was launched at the mzin store in Leipzig and i thought it’s high time to interview Regine Ehleiter…

Event — 43 livres d’artistes, à l’honneur au BAL

Le Bal Books invites Publish It Yourself and Le Garage to curate the second “Bookmakers” exhibition in Paris. In participation of Poursuite Editions, JSBJ Editions & BooksOnLine PiY and Le Garage chooses a collection of 43 self-published art books and zines focusing on photography.

Conference — Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference

The Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference is a dynamic, two-day event focused on emerging practices and debates within art-book culture.

This year’s sessions address a wide array of subjects, including: experimental libraries, the so-called zine renaissance, fusion of art and design in typography, contemporary criticism, and new pedagogical approaches to the ever-expanding field of artists’ books.