3-5 September 2010
KW Institute for Contemporary Art
Friday, September 3, 3 – 7 pm
Saturday & Sunday, September 4 & 5, noon – 7 pm
2nd Cannons, Los Angeles | AKV, Berlin | Anita Di Bianco, Berlin/New York | Archive Books, Berlin/Turin | Archive of Modern Conflict, London | argobooks, Berlin | Barbara Wien Wilma Lukatsch, Berlin |Bartleby & Co., Brussels | Boekie Woekie, Amsterdam |Book Works, London | Chicago – Times – Plotter [...] Paper – Libertine – Trixie, Vienna | documentation céline duval, Houlgate | Edie Fake, Chicago | Edition Patrick Frey, Zurich | Erik Steinbrecher, Berlin | Eva Weinmayr, London | Fucking Good Art, Rotterdam |GAGARIN, Antwerp | GRAPHIC, Seoul | Half LetterPress/Temporary Services, Chicago | Mediabus, Seoul |Michael Baers, Berlin | Michalis Pichler/"greatest hits", Berlin | Mladen Stilinovic, Zagreb | Mörel Books, London | no press/derek beaulieu, Calgary |Piktogram/Bureau of Loose Associations, Warsaw |Regency Arts Press Ltd., New York | Revolver Publishing, Berlin | Roma Publications, Amsterdam |Samandal, Beirut | Space Poetry, Copenhagen | Spector Books, Leipzig | Sternberg Press, Berlin/New York |The Green Box, Berlin | Torpedo Press, Oslo | Ugly Duckling Presse,New York |(un)limited store, Marseille | urban art info, Berlin | Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne | Vitamine Creative Space, Beijing | Weproductions, Deuchar Mill, Yarrow | Zavod P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E., Ljubljana | ZINE'S MATE, Tokyo
For the second time MISS READ has invited international publishers and artists to show their artist books at KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin. Presenting a selection of protagonists in this field, the festival provides the rare opportunity to encounter and explore the contemporary scene of independent publishing.
MISS READ will be accompanied by a number of lectures, performances and talks put together in collaboration with Christoph Keller.
MISS READ is a collaboration of KW Institute for Contemporary Art and the Berlin-based publisherargobooks and Michalis Pichler.
Project management KW: Anke Schleper.
The festival is co-financed by the European Union (European Fund for Regional Development. Investing in Your Future.)