Event — Various Fires in Publishing

PrintRoom invites you to Various Fires in Publishing from September 15th to 16th 2012 at  Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam…

“‘Risotating Leafs’ is a risograph/stencil workshop with invited artists and designers. They will collaboratively produce one publication using strategies inspired from Surrealists, such as ‘cadavre excquis’ (in English also called the ‘exquisite corpse’), appropriation and collage.”
— PrintRoom

September 15th from 12 to 4pm
Workshop by LemonMelon and PrintRoom
Presentations and round table discussion 4 – 7pm With: AND Publishing, LemonMelon and Fucking Good Art, moderators: Delphine Bedel and Renee Turner.

The workshop is followed by a series of dynamic presentations and a round table discussion with participants and initiators actively engaged in the self-publishing scene. Elaborating on collaborative practices in publishing, they will highlight the various positions artists and designers take in this blazing field of independent (art)publishing. Present: Eva Weinmayr and Lynn Harris (AND publishing, U.K.), Rob Hamelijnck (Fucking Good Art, Rotterdam),  Marit Münzberg (LemonMelon, U.K.), Delphine Bedel (Artist, curator, director Amsterdam Art Book Fair and Mono Space Press), Renee Turner (member De Geuzen and director of the Piet Zwart Institute) and Karin de Jong (artist, director of PrintRoom).

September 16th from 1 to 5pm
Workshop by PrintRoom
During this workshop, you have the opportunity to work and experiment with PrintRoom’s risograph machine to produce your own project with the guidance of Max Senden, graphic designer and instructor at PrintRoom.
Everyone can sign up for the workshop by sending an e-mail.

 

Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art
Witte de Withstraat 50
3012 BR Rotterdam

September 15th to 16th 2012