Saturday, August 27, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Geoff McFetridge | Monster Dice

Geoff McFetridge 
Monster Dice
Zurich, Switzerland: Nieves, 2007
13 x 13 x 13 cm.
Edition of 200 signed copies

A boxed, laser-etched oak heartwood cube, with numbered certificate. Monster Dice is no longer available from the publisher, and sells for between $350 and $400 at auction. The similar Bigfoot Dice, from 2014, is available, here. The Monster Dice silkscreened poster is available 'in select stores', according to the Nieves website, here

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Juliane Foronda | Marked Landmark

Juliane Foronda
Marked Landmark 
Toronto, Canada: Nothing Else Press, 2016
25.4 x 68 cm
Inkjet on archival paper
Edition of 50 signed and numbered copies
$75.00 CDN

Produced for the summer exhibition DIY at MKG127 (which also featured works by Daniel Eatock, Bill Burns, VSVSVS, Roula Partheniou, Joe Scanlan, Dean Baldwin, Michael Dumontier, etc. etc), this colour archival print comes in a cardboard tube the same dimensions as a stack of rolled packing tape.

[note: we're going away for a few days, but orders will be filled early September.]

BOUND: Art Book + Zine Fair

The second annual BOUND: Art Book + Zine Fair takes place this weekend at the Cleveland MOCA. The event "brings together the most creative zinesters, comic creators, photomakers, and independent publishers to share and sell their work. In addition, BOUND will include live music, DJ sets, workshops, and artist talks."

The list of exhibitors includes:

80 Proof Comix (Cleveland, OH)
Aaron Lange & Valerie Temple (Philadelphia, PA)
A Strange Land (Rochester, NY)
ADP Workshop (Pittsburgh, PA)
Alison Scarpulla (Cleveland, OH)
Amalgamated Hoverchair (Copley, OH)
APAMA (Akron, OH)
Ash Fiasco (Cleveland, OH)
Authorized to Work in the US (Brooklyn, NY)
/BL^NT/ zine (Cleveland, OH)
Downfall Arts (Chicago, IL)
Dumm Comics (Cleveland, OH)
Earthman's Press (Cleveland, OH)
Eleanor: A Zine (Mogadore, OH)
Emily Poor (Cleveland, OH)
Evan Fusco (Cleveland, OH)
Fag Enabler (Columbus, OH)
Ghost Pony Press and Abraxas Press (Madison, WI)
Great Moments in Western Civilization (Buffalo, NY)
Guide to Kulchur (Cleveland, OH)
Houseboat Press (Boston, MA)
The Itinerant Printer (Buffalo, NY)
IZEN (Athens, OH)
Jerry Birchfield (Cleveland, OH)
Justin Hustle (Cleveland, OH)
Justin Michael Will (Cleveland, OH)
Kent State University/Cleveland Public Library (Kent/Cleveland, OH)
Kirpan Press (Vancouver, WA)
Mac’s Backs Books on Coventry (Cleveland, OH)
Matthew Scott Gualco (Brooklyn, NY)
The Media Luna (Pittsburgh, PA)
Megan Tepper (Brooklyn, NY)
Meowville (Cleveland, OH)
My Idea of Fun (Cleveland, OH)
Mystery Spot Books (St. Paul, MN)
Nathan Melaragno (Cleveland, OH)
NOLA Digital Newspaper Archive (New Orleans, LA)
Nomadic Bookshelf (Cleveland, OH)
PICPUS Press (London, UK)
Poems-for-All (Sacramento, CA)
Same Coin Press (Fairfield, IL)
Shawn Campbell Photography (Akron, OH)
Shiner Comics (Cleveland, OH)
Shquirat (Cleveland, OH)
Soft City  Printing (Brooklyn, NY)
Spaces Corners (Pittsburgh, PA)
Stephen Grebinski (Pittsburgh, PA)
Taylan Turan (St. Louis, MO)
The Tenth Zine (New Orleans, LA)
Very Soft Press (Toledo, OH)
Wykery (Pittsburgh, PA)

For more information, visit the museum website, here.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Arman | Paintbox

New York City, USA/Tokyo, Japan: Abrams Original Editions/Akira Ikeda Gallery,1970
9 x 53 x 46 cm
Edition of 125 signed and numbered copies

A wooden paint box housing four accumulations in resin (paint tubes, watercolours, brushes and pencils), two silkscreens on plexiglass, an offset lithograph on paper, and an etching on paper. The prints are each signed and numbered and the and resin works are incised with a signature and number. Estimated value: $8000 US.

This Week on Tumblr: Jonathan Monk

Last week: Bruno Munari. This week: artists' books, records and editions by Jonathan Monk: