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SOB001: Woven Places by Francesca Capone

 

 

 

 

 

  

Woven Places by Francesca Capone is an inquiry into sense of place through location-based weavings, photos and ephemera. It consists of two booklets, one of Capone’s series of weavings, one of collaged images relating to where each weaving was created, both housed in a silkscreened-plastic sleeve.

 

Weavings by Francesca Capone, Design by Charlotte Taillet, Editing by Kristen Mueller

Book 01 photography by Liam Gillies, Book 02 photography by James Ryan Jones

First Edition of 150, September 2018

 

Retail $30: Email hello (at) someotherbooks (dot) com to order

 

Additional Stockists: Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Bookstore, Long Island City, NY; Nationale Gallery, Portland, OR

 

 

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Recto / Verso: Art Publishing in Practice, NY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recto / Verso: Art Publishing in Practice, NY is the culmination of a month-long event series co-presented by Hauser & Wirth Publishers and Artbook @ MoMA PS1. The book features excerpts from panel discussions as well as visual and written contributions from over 20 of the series’ diverse presenters. Through this deep exploration of its creative processes and ecosystems, the New York art publishing community serves as a case study for the rigor and pertinence of contemporary publishing practice at large.

 

Contributors include Joanna Ahlberg, Robert Blair, Jake Brodsky, Kaye Cain-Nielsen, Sam Cate-Gumpert, Emmy Catedral, Noah Chasin, Pooja Desai, Camille Drummond, Lilian Finckel, Sharon Helgason Gallagher, Leigh Hurwitz, Elizabeth Jaeger, Paul John, Nicole Kaack, Zachary Kaplan, Miriam Katzeff, Hannah Kim, Stefanie Lewin, Meagan N. Liberty, Celine Lombardi, Lesley Martin, Craig Mathis, Bobbi Menuez, Greg Mihalko, Devin N. Morris, Nontsikelelo Mutiti, Lisa Pearson, Mark Polizzotti, Corina Reynolds, Lele Saveri, Paul Soulellis, Nicholas Weltyk and Kurt Woerpel.

 

Published by Hauser & Wirth Publishers. Edited by Paige Landesberg and Kristen Mueller. Distributed by Artbook|D.A.P.

 

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mag@zine #2: Print, Gender, Sex

 

mag@zine#2: Print, Gender, Sex published by Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Magazine Store, designed by Actual Source, and edited by Kristen Mueller. Email magsmomaps1@artbook.com to order!

 

Features The Funambulist’s Léopold Lambert, Bronx Narratives’s Dondre Green and Here There Be Dragons’ Jessica Myers on the politics of publishing; Dizzy Magazine editors Milah Libin and Arvid Logan on creating inclusive intergenerational art spaces on and off the page; works on paper by zine-makers Brie Moreno, Sweetie Pea’s Printhouse, Jennifer Shear, Justin Cole Smith, Jeffrey Cheung, Sasha Zirulnik and Zora Moniz; reviews of new and notable magazines Closing Ceremony, F.R. David, MacGuffin Magazine, MOLD, Momma Tried, Scalawag, Shoplifters, Shukyu, Type Life and Wallet; Sinister Wisdom editor Julie R Enszer, PhD on lesbian herstory and distributing the longest-running lesbian-feminist multicultural arts journal; Sinister Wisdom #107: Black Lesbians—We Are the Revolution editor JP Howard on the issue’s Pat Parker-inspired theme of revolution, with artwork by Akinfe Fatou, Abena Addo and Nye’ Lyn Tho; WIP: (W)omen (I)n (P)ublishing’s quiz and tear-out survey on supporting a community of women in art publishing by Sonel Breslav and Corina Reynolds; introductions to twentysix Women in (Magazine) Publishing, including Elana Schlenker, Florence Gagnon, Alexis Barnett, Mindy Abovitz Monk, Lara Burke, Louise Bannister, Deidre Dyer, Elise By Olsen, The Bettys, Danielle Pender and many more; Mini Kittens Major Problems riso-printed zine insert by Homocats’ J Morrison; GenderFail Archive Project’s recently-published thesis GenderFail: The Queer Ethics of Dissemination by Be Oakley; GenderFail Archive’s selection of publications centered around an expanded queer and feminist experience from Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Magazine Store; Effects Journal editors Christopher Page and Orlando Reade on giving artists space to share research that often goes unseen in exhibitions; Clementine Keith-Roach’s Organlust, two atlases of breast prostheses inspired by Aby Warburg’s Mnemosyne Atlas; plus Lakshmi Luthra and Nicolas G. Miller’s Genital Speculation, positing the body as a site of resistance and reforming the erotic by reimagining its parts.

 

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Event Series: Recto / Verso: Art Publishing in Practice

Throughout August of 2018, Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Bookstore and Hauser & Wirth Publishers present Recto / Verso: Art Publishing in Practice, a month-long event series exploring the creative processes and ecosystems in the art publishing communities of New York. Bringing together a range of voices and participants, Recto / Verso features local small presses and zine collectives, as well as digital, nonprofit, and institutional publishers. The series was co-curated by Paige Landesberg (Hauser & Wirth Publishers Bookshop Manager) and Kristen Mueller (Artbook @ MoMA PS1 Magazine Store Buyer & Manager).

Each week of Recto / Verso will center on a pertinent topic within the field of art publishing, beginning with an in-depth look at how art books circulate in creative communities, then shifting focus to activism and zine publishing, artists’ books and artist-run presses, and concluding with digital, institutional, and non-profit publishing.

Events—which take place at both Artbook @MoMA PS1 Bookstore in Long Island City and the Hauser & Wirth Publishers Bookshop in Chelsea—will include panel discussions with notable publishers and artists as well as three hands-on workshops that will give participants the opportunity to learn a variety of bookmaking and binding techniques.

The series will culminate in a publication produced by Hauser & Wirth Publishers that will act both as a record of the series—featuring contributions from each week’s presenters—as well as a reference guide mapping publishing resources in New York. The publication will be launched at the New York Art Book Fair in late September 2018.