Printed Matter's NY Art Book Fair
September 18–20, 2015
Preview: Thursday, September 17
Printed Matter presents the tenth annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 18 to 20, 2015, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. A preview will be held on the evening of Thursday, September 17.
Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s premier event for artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. This year, the fair features over 350 booksellers, antiquarians, artists, institutions and independent publishers from twenty-eight countries. Last year’s fair was attended by more than 35,000 people.
This year’s NY Art Book Fair included an ever-growing variety of exhibitors—from the zinesters in (XE)ROX & PAPER + SCISSORS and theSmall Press Dome representing publishing at its most innovative and affordable, to rare and antiquarian dealers offering out-of-print books and ephemera from art and artist book history, plus the NYABF-classicFriendly Fire, focused on the intersections of art and activism.
NYABF15 will also host an array of programming and special events: in its seventh year, The Classroom is a curated engagement of informal conversations, workshops, readings, and other artist-led interventions. The Contemporary Artists’ Book Conference (CABC), in its eighth year, will feature two full days on emerging practices and issues within art-book culture.
Hours and Location
Preview Thursday, September 17, 6–9 pm
Friday, September 18, hours TBA
Saturday, September 19, hours TBA
Sunday, September 20, hours TBA
MoMA PS1 is located at 22-25 Jackson Avenue on 46th Avenue, Long Island City, NY
Printed Matter presents new limited-edition artworks by contemporary artists—artists to be announced soon! Purchase of these editions support the Fair, helping to ensure that the event remains free.
The NY Art Book Fair is organized by Printed Matter, Inc.