On June 26th 2012 Megabodega a zine mart and event series is opening at Family Business in New York…
On May 9th, 2012 The Situationist Times, published by Jacqueline De Jong, celebrate the 50th anniversary of it’s first issue. A total of six issues were published: Issue 1 in May of 1962, and the final issue in December of 1967. A seventh issue was compiled but not published.
To celebrate this anniversary Boo-Hooray invites you to an exhibition of original art, publications, photography, ephemera and manuscripts related to Jacqueline De Jong’s vanguard publication. The exhibition Jacqueline De Jong’s Situationist Times, 1962–1967 opens on May 9th at Boo-Hoory’s Space in New York…
“Who gets to design, decorate, and use public and institutional spaces? Who has the authority to define how and for whom our cities and our cultural institutions function? Megawords insists that we all do, but that each of us must roll up our sleeves and literally make the spaces—both physical and imaginative—where we want to work, meet, think and play.”
Megawords is a project founded by Anthony Smyrski and Dan Murphy and based in Phiadelphia, PA. They aim ‘to document their surroundings, experience, to have a voice free from the noise of commercialization and competing novelties, and to create an open and active dialogue between Megawords and the community at large.’ The results materializes in form of an independently, biannual published photography magazine and related installation projects and public events…