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PAUL MPAGI SEPUYA IN CONVERSATION

Join Paul Mpagi Sepuya for a discussion about his edit of the artwork on display at LACMA’s Study Center, and how it relates to his practice. ARTISTS ON ART—PAUL MPAGI SEPUYA Saturday, December 8, at 2 pm. LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles. Sepuya’s Darkroom Mirror with Roses at Night, a fundraising C-print (below) for Printed […]

7 MILES A SECOND

This week, Printed Matter will launch the new edition of 7 MILES A SECOND, the graphic novel by David Wojnarowicz depicting the artist’s life as an underage hustler, and an adult living with societal indifference to AIDS. James Romberger (who drew the book) and Marguerite Van Cook (its colorist) will sign copies. 7 MILES A SECOND WITH JAMES ROMBERGER […]

DICK HIGGINS’ SOMETHING ELSE PRESS

“There are few art-world figures as influential—and as little known—as Dick Higgins (1938-1998), co-founder of Fluxus, poet, scholar, theorist, composer, performer, and publisher of the Something Else Press. “In 1965 he restored the term ‘intermedia’ to the English language, giving it new dimension to recognize the dissolution of boundaries, the expansion of liminal spaces between […]

FOR SHANNON MICHAEL CANE

Printed Matter presents a survey of artist editions and publications produced by Shannon Michael Cane (1974-2017), the late Fairs and Editions Curator. 25% of Edition sales through September 2nd will be contributed to the Shannon Michael Cane Fund, supporting future projects carried out in Shannon’s name.   SHANZINI—SHANNON MICHAEL CANE AND PRINTED MATTER Through October […]

WEPRODUCTIONS

This is the last week to view the Printed Matter exhibition WEPRODUCTIONS, a celebration of the imprint co-run by Telfer Stokes and Helen Douglas over the last forty years. “Organized by Douglas, the exhibition draws from extensive archival material to examine the working methods, surrounding context, and emergent themes (narrative, place, the natural world) that shaped the […]

PRINTED MATTER — ST. MARK’S PLACE

PRINTED MATTER—New York’s greatest outlet for artists’ books and editions—has opened an East Village satellite at the Swiss Institute.   PRINTED MATTER—ST. MARK’S, 38 St. Mark’s Place (at Second Avenue), New York City. printedmatter.org/st-marks Image credit above: Texte zur Kunst. The June 2018 issue has just arrived at Printed Matter. printedmatter.org/catalog Image credit below: Printed […]

L.A. PAGES BOOK FAIR

This weekend Ooga Booga, 8-Ball Community, and Bunny Jr. present L.A. PAGES, a book fair for independent publishers on the West Coast. This edition of the fair is dedicated to the late Shannon Michael Cane of Printed Matter. “Shannon was a dedicated organizer and huge supporter of the publishing community, and his devotion inspired us to […]