CABC & The NY ART BOOK FAIR

THE NY ART BOOK FAIR
September 30–October 2, 2011
MoMA PS1


The NY Art Book Fair truly is the most democratic and relevant art event of the season.

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

The Conference is organized by the CABC Committee, a national group of art library professionals (including your very own ICP librarians). The conference sessions involve ICP faculty, museum educators and alumni: Victor Sira, Saul Robbins, Curtis Hamilton, Garret Miller, Pierre Le Hors, etc. Nayland Blake and the ICP/Bard MFA group have a booth at the fair.

In conjunction with the Conference:
Adventures
Bringing together language-based artworks, poetry, and image-text dialogues, Adventures will pay homage to assembling practices developed by mid-twentieth century artists’ periodicals including Semina, which is the focus of a related exhibition at the NY Art Book Fair. Adventures, a specially commissioned publication edited by David Senior and featuring works by Alejandro Cesarco, Eve Fowler, Dora Garcia, William E. Jones, MPA, Carl Pope, Scott Reeder, Paul Sepuya-Mpagi, and others. Sales will support the Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference, which for the first time will offer free admission to all visitors. For more information, call (212) 925-0325 or write shannon@printedmatter.org.

a quick sneak peak of Adventure http://veneermagazine.com/b/

another peak here and an interview with David Senior
http://standardculture.com/posts/5304-Adventures-to-be-Released-at-NY-Art-Book-Fair-standard-staff

 

The NY Art Book Fair is free and open to the public.

Preview: Thursday, September 29, 6 pm–9 pm
Friday, September 30, 11 am–7 pm
Saturday, October 1, 11 am–7 pm
Sunday, October 2, 11 am–7 pm

www.nyartbookfair.com

 www.printedmatter.org

William E. Jones – ‘Work’ from the CABC book Adventure

About matthew carson

Librarian & Archivist at the International Center of Photography
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