27 September 2011

Craig Mammano - The Cats claw vines

Title: The Cats claw vines
Artist: Craig Mammano
Designer: Jesse Hlebo
Zine-inside-poster-cover publication
Cover/Print: 8.5 x 11 / 11 x 17" Publication: 8.5 x 7"
Edition: 40
Type of Printing: 2 Color Risograph

"The Cats claw vines swallowed telephone lines and held houses together. Over grown lots were being used to smoke rock, stash stuff and turn tricks. I was on a ladder on the side of the house in the middle of the day our first summer in New Orleans. I see a woman totally naked talk to herself, walk through the empty lot across the street and disappear."

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Viola Korosi and Yoann Hagnéré - Murmures

Title: Murmures
Artists: Viola Korosi and Yoann Hagnéré
Hand sewn binding and completely hand made, with a silk-screened hard cover
108 pages
17,2 x 23,8 cm (6 inch 3/4 x 9 inch 5/16)
50 copies hand numbered, 10 of which come with an original signed photo
digital printing on 115g Munken paper
Price: 39 euros + shipping

"This book was finalized after a trip we did beginning of 2011. Where the pictures take place however is of no importance for it is more question of a visual poem where photography can be compared to writing."

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Davi Russo - Turns

Title: Turns
Artist: Davi Russo
114 Pages
6" x 9" inches (15.24 x 22.86cm)
Edition size: 500
Type of printing: 4 color offset
Price: $38 USA/ $48 International

"This I-novel of photographs describes a continuous cycle of beginnings and endings – moving through states of short personal stories – embraced with sensuousness and a tangible love."

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26 September 2011

Tina Kazakhishvili - Mental Hospital

Title: Mental Hospital
Artist: Tina Kazakhishvili
48 pages
Edition size: 100
digital printing
Price: 16€

"'Mental Hospital' shots were taken during 2008 and 2009 in Georgia. Tough but somehow sweet images. "

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Kevin Malcolm - Automatic Manual

Automatic Manual
Kevin Malcolm
70 pages
14.5 x 21cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches)
Hand numbered edition of 50

"Revisiting my stack of skateboard magazines as a vault of images of contemporary architectural vernacular, the automatic hand movement is isolated and prioritized as a poetic gesture."

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Adrian Tyler - Externalities

Title: Externalities
Artist: Adrian Tyler
Type: Booklet/Zine
Pages: 36
Size: 6.7” x 8.3” (170 x 210mm)
Edition: 250
Printing: Offset
Price: 5 Euors + PP

"Externality - Economics consequence of an industrial or commercial activity which affects other parties without this being reflected in market prices, such as the pollination of surrounding crops by bees kept for honey."

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24 September 2011

Jon Reid - Predominantly Orange

Title: Predominantly Orange
Name of artist: Jon Reid
Type of publication/Description: Book
Number of pages, size: 88 pages 18cm x 24cm (7in x 9in)
Edition size: 350
Type of printing: Digital printing (Indigo), Perfect bound with reflective safety-cover.
Price $50 AUD

"They are designed to be high visibility, yet are so ubiquitous that many become blind to them. They warn of impending danger, of hazards ahead. They are perceived to make us safer and are often dutifully obeyed. They are seconded by some into purposes outside those originally intended. They are predominantly orange."

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23 September 2011

Bojan Radovič: Ready Made Still Lifes

Title: Ready Made Still Lifes
Artist: Bojan Radovič
Essay: Iztok Hotko
Type: Zine
Pages: 44 pages
Size A4
Printing: Xerox
Edition: 50 copies hand numbered
Price: 18,00 EUR + pp

"The photographs from the series Ready Made Still Lifes were made in Brooklyn. The author took the motifs literally from the street or residential buildings of the New York (sub)urban area. The depicted buildings share a banal fact: they all have plastic flower arrangements functioning as a decorative element on their windowsills."

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Jon Beacham - Photographing Buildings no.2

Photographing Buildings no.2
Jon Beacham
10 color C Prints made from 16mm film negatives, laid into letterpress printed wrappers
Edition Size: 12
Photos printed in the darkroom, wrappers printed from hand set type

"Photographing Buildings no.2 is a collection of photographs made from 16mm film stills. Taken out of their context as stills in a film, they exist through another state of mind in taking photographs. Some of these images were part of the film 'What I Saw on the Periphery', and others were gathered as recordings of place."

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Thomas Bonfert - The workshop

The workshop
Thomas Bonfert
60 pages
approx 10x10inch
edition 10 + 1AP
handmade, 31 color photographs (C-prints 6x6inch) glued with photo corners, book cover made of wood, sewn binding
Price 150.- Euro + shipping

"As long as I knew him, my late father always had a workshop. Now, after his death, I realize even more than before, how accurate he kept some items, sorted them and put them in order. The book shows a world. My father's world."

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17 September 2011

David Schulz - The Terrorist's Handbook

The Terrorist's Handbook
David Schulz
80 pages
10.5 x 7.75" (26.5 x 19.5cm)
edition of 100
Digital Offset Press (Indigo)

"The Terrorist's Handbook is a work that features photographs of bridges, subways, and other infrastructural elements in New York City, within the appropriated context of a recipe book for bombs and explosives. The text, written by an unknown author and freely available on several websites, along with Schulz's photographs, serve as a palimpsest investigating individual experience within an urban physical/virtual environment dominated by fear and intolerance."

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Yasuteru Kasano - ZOETROPE -Japan-

Title: ZOETROPE -Japan-
Artist: Yasuteru Kasano
Offset printing
Signed Limited numbers are available.
Price: 2,000JPY (Including shipping cost)

"What is unexpectedly quite difficult is to look at a daily life. However taking photographs gives me a chance to review it. Then when I see the fragments as a photographs I find surprises or something special that are beyond optical fact, and get an indescribably refreshing feeling. Needless to say, I said special but it is just a scenery which existed certainly. We can find a new world by changing our views only a little."

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Jean-Marc Caracci - Homo Urbanus Europeanus 

Title: Homo Urbanus Europeanus
Artist : Jean-Marc Caracci
Book, 80 pages, 150x210 mm
Edition: 1000 copies
Price: 15 € + Shipping cost

"The "Homo Urbanus Europeanus" project is about the Man, in the City, in Europe... let's say about the european "Urban Being". Each picture of the project, by the accuracy of its framing and its crisp style, sounds like a hymn to the magnificent citizen. The human presence, captured with fineness, always in the right place at the right time, gives the city an unexpected beauty and majesty."

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16 September 2011

Dana Lauren Goldstein - Nobody Lost

Dana Lauren Goldstein
"Nobody Lost"
32 Pages
14,8 x 21 cm
Full Color Offset

"Dana Lauren Goldstein was born in Louisville, Kentucky but spent most of her life traveling and living in different cities. In the summer of 2007 she received her BFA in photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design and returned to New York City where she spent a year interning and assisting fashion photographer Kenneth Cappello. Dana's work is documentary style photography influenced by theosophical and neo-plasticist principles. It has religious and metaphysical undertones and explores themes like fate, chance and free will."

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15 September 2011

Jure Kastelic - Honeymoon

Title: Honeymoon
Artist: Jure Kastelic
Essay: Nejc Gazvoda
Type: Zine
Pages: 44 pages + 4 postcards + poster + booklet with essay
Size: A4
Printing: Xerox
Edition: 50 copies hand numbered
Price: 20,00 EUR + pp

"Project Honeymoon was produced in 2010 on the trip to the USA that Jure Kastelic made together with his parents and brother. Jure thansfered this event to the photo project of his parents honeymoon. Nejc Gazvoda contributed his essay for this zine edition."

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Erik van der Weijde - Bonsai

Title: Bonsai
Artist: Erik van der Weijde
32 pages
17x24cm / 6.7x9.4"
Edition size: first ed. 600 copies
type of printing: b/w offset with varnish
Price: EU 18,00

"All images in the book are reproductions taken from a Japanese book on Bonsai trees."

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12 September 2011

Jonathan Brooks - New Technology

New Technology
Jonathan Brooks
Starring Glowstoes and sometimes Mojo & Weezy, if they decide to show up.
Anywhere from 16 to 22 pages
DVD jacket sized (6x8-inch/ 15x20cm)
Limited Edition (signed by the photographer and model)
Stain-Resistant Glossy Finish Photobook
$25 plus S&H

"A photo book depicting the struggles of a modern day witch switching from broom to vroom! Each book is as special as its star, it can be anywhere from 16 to 22 pages and contain anywhere from 33 to 53 color photographs. A perfect gift for the witch in your life, the photography or art lover, the technology handicapped, or anyone with a wicked sense of humor."

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Aline Baggio - Blind Spot

Title: Blind Spot
Name of artist: Aline Baggio

Type of publication: book (softcover)
144 pages, 22cm x 17cm (8.7in x 6.7in)
Type of printing: offset, full color

Edition size: 500 (with special edition of 100 hand numbered & signed copies)
Price: € 18 + shipping (regular edition)

"Blind spot is a tale of rationalization, standardization and absurdity. From six different points of view, the book explores the way our conditioning impacts both our lives and our relationships with others. The book comes in a regular and a special edition (100 hand numbered & signed copies with or without fine art print)."

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11 September 2011

Squale - Alphabet City

Title: Alphabet City
Author: Squale

46 pages, 13 x 20 cm, 5×8 inches
First edition of 100 copies
Black and white
Offset printed

7 € (free for a period of time)

A book about Alphabet City.

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07 September 2011

Jos Jansen - Connected Creativity

Title: Connected Creativity - daily life at the lab of NXP semiconductors
Name of artist: Jos Jansen
Additional contributors: Marcel Heijnen (graphic design)
Type of publication: book (paperback)
Number of pages and size: 76 pp., full color, 8x10" (20x25 cm)
Type of printing: offset
Edition size: 600
Price: € 35

"In 2010/2011, Jos Jansen got permission to revisit the place where the famous Dutch photographer Ed van der Elsken captured the images for his book ‘Natlab’ (1989).  The result is a personal, anthropological glimpse into the world of high tech innovation, made in the tradition of Dutch documentary company photobooks.The book was printed privately and primarily meant as a gift for the NXP researchers. From the entire edition of 600 copies, only 100 are available for sale. They are priced at € 35."

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06 September 2011

Nico Baumgarten - Berlusconians/No Berlusconians

Title: Berlusconians/No Berlusconians
Artist: Nico Baumgarten
94 pages
size: 15,3 cm x 21,5 cm / 6 inch x 8.5 inch
Edition size: 300
Printing: mixed technique: stamp, inkjet, digital offset
Price: 23 € + shipping

"Two different worlds, placed face to face in a collection of portraits. Berlusconians/No Berlusconians is a self-published and handmade book that shows two very Italian humanities. In addition to the photographs, there are quotations from Berlusconi, expressing his opinion about these two worlds."

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