NY Art Book Fair

Prin­ted Mat­ter presents the sev­enth annu­al NY Art Book Fair, from Septem­ber 28th to 30th 2012, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens.
A pre­view will be held on the even­ing of Thursday, Septem­ber 27th

Free and open to the pub­lic, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s premi­er event for artists’ books, cata­logs, mono­graphs, peri­od­ic­als, and zines presen­ted by 283 inter­na­tion­al presses, book­sellers, anti­quar­i­ans, artists, and inde­pend­ent pub­lish­ers from twenty-six coun­tries.

Lucy Lip­pard and Paul Chan are the key­note speak­ers for this year’s Con­tem­por­ary Artists’ Books Con­fer­ence — a dynam­ic, two-day sym­posi­um on emer­ging prac­tices and debates with­in art-book cul­ture. The Classroom — a cur­ated series of artist-led work­shops, read­ings, and dis­cus­sions — will engage vis­it­ors in lively con­ver­sa­tion all week­end long. The NY Art Book Fair will also include spe­cial pro­ject rooms, screen­ings, book sign­ings, and per­form­ances through­out the week­end.

Over 15,000 artists, book buy­ers, col­lect­ors, deal­ers, cur­at­ors, inde­pend­ent pub­lish­ers, and oth­er enthu­si­asts atten­ded the NY Art Book Fair in 2011.

MoMA PS1
22 – 25 Jack­son Aven­ue at 46th Aven­ue
Long Island City, NY

Septem­ber 28th to 30th 2012
Pre­view: Thursday, Septem­ber 27th from 6 to 9pm

Fri­day, Septem­ber 28th from 12 to 7pm
Sat­urday, Septem­ber 29th from 11am to 9pm
Sunday, Septem­ber 30th from 11am to 7pm