SPRINT - Independent Publishers and Artists' Books Salon
24.11. – 25.11.18
SPRINT — Independent Publishers and Artists’ Books Salon 6th Edition takes place at Spazio Maiocchi for the first time ever, bringing together the two cultural entities. An international moment dedicated to the independent publishing world, conceived and designed by artist Dafne Boggeri, in collaboration with no profit entity O’.
Featuring 80 international publishers coming from 11 countries and 26 cities, the event aims at gathering, in a sustainable environment, a selection of the most interesting artists and experiences of the international independent publishing scene.
The dense collateral program of SPRINT will feature talks, performances, displays, readings and workshops held between the venues of Spazio Maiocchi and O’. Guadalupe Rosales (American, b.1980) will kick off the 6th edition of SPRINT on Friday 23 November (6–10 PM) with ENDLESS NIGHTS, her first solo exhibition in Europe, hosted by O’. The artist will also take over the billboard in the courtyard of Spazio Maiocchi with a newly commissioned collage work.
At Spazio Maiocchi, KALEIDOSCOPE will present an installation of posters and zines by London-based artist Dan Mitchell (British, b.1966), whose work appears in the latest issue of KALEIDOSCOPE.
SPRINT – Independent Publishers and Artists’ Books Salon is free and open to the public on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November 2018, 1–9 PM.