Thu, Jul 05|
Toronto Art Book Fair
The Garden Part 2 — Collaborative Installation : Reading Room & Riso Workshop with Vide Press
The Garden Part 2 is a modular reading room installation by Moniker Press, in collaboration with the Vancouver Art Book Fair and Vide Press. Objects reconstructed from salvaged materials host a collection of Vancouver-based artists' books, zines and publications. Sit. Read. Stay awhile.
Time & Location
Jul 05, 2018, 12:00 PM – Jul 08, 2018, 8:00 PM
Toronto Art Book Fair, 222 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada
About the event
Vancouver Art Book Fair and Moniker Press Present: The Garden Pt 2: a Reading Room and Collaborative Riso Workshop with Vide Press at the Toronto Art Book Fair.
The Garden pt 2. is a modular reading room installation by Moniker Press. This iteration* will take place on the stage at the Toronto Art Book Fair from July 5 - 8 in collaboration with the Vancouver Art Book Fair and Vide Press.
READING ROOM: soft objects reconstructed from salvaged materials will host a collection of Vancouver based artists books, multi-media, zines and publications curate by VABF. Attendees of the fair are invited to: Sit. Read. Stay awhile.
WORKSHOP: On Saturday July 7, 6-9pm join Quentin Mitchell of Vide Press for an interactive risograph poster making workshop as a way to connect the west coast with the east. Limited space available please sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/KGbE1hHVjnnehY7H2 to participate. Workshop features an intro to risograph printing, as well as collage making techniques for analog printing. Photographic collage material will be submitted from Vancouver residents and collaged by Toronto participants to create the final poster publication. All participants will be given a copy of the final printed poster. No previous knowledge of riso or college is necessary.