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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES
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D21 Kunstraum announces an open call for artists who have produced one or moreZINES in 2009. They will be shown as part of an exhibition in Leipzig in May 2010 thataims to present the diversity of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by D21 Kunstraum Nov 20, 2009.

 

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Lubomyr Tymkiv left a comment for D21 Kunstraum
"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Jan 4, 2013
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Thanks for Sharing!

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
May 9, 2011
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Thanks for Sharing!

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Mar 20, 2011
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"in: Gwen Allen (ed.), Artists' Magazines. An Alernative Space For Art, Cambridge 2011. –– thought that some of you might be interested in this book that was recently released.  "
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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Feb 10, 2011
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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Oct 21, 2010
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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Mar 22, 2010
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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Dec 8, 2009
D21 Kunstraum replied to D21 Kunstraum's discussion OPEN CALL FOR ZINES
"There is some good news! The first publications from the Netherlands, UK and the states have arrived safely here in Leipzig. Plus there is news about what happens to the zines after the show: We are happy to announce a cooperation with the library…"
Nov 20, 2009
D21 Kunstraum replied to D21 Kunstraum's discussion OPEN CALL FOR ZINES
"we had some long discussions about this. i don't think, it is possible to come up with a proper definition, as zines are so much defined by exactly that: their elusiveness, formal variety and heterogeneity of styles. i like sarah pierce's…"
Nov 5, 2009
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OPEN CALL FOR ZINES

D21 Kunstraum hosted a symposium and an exhibition of artzines in May 2010, called "Thanks for Sharing!". The collection (more than 300 publications so far) will travel to other art spaces, beginning this October. Submissions always welcome.
Nov 5, 2009
D21 Kunstraum replied to D21 Kunstraum's discussion OPEN CALL FOR ZINES
"hi sarala. we're planning to start a permanent zine collection in leipzig! although there is a great bookshop here that sells selected titles (mzin.de), there is yet no non-profit institution that collects zines on a broad scale. unfortunately,…"
Nov 4, 2009
Adrian Fynch replied to D21 Kunstraum's discussion OPEN CALL FOR ZINES
"What's happening to the zines after the show?"
Nov 4, 2009

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ART ZINES SHOW

In May 2010 the German non-profit art space D21 Kunstraum will host an exhibition of ArtZines – small artist publications that circulate in astounding varieties of forms and shapes, in print and online versions, at more or less regular intervals. These periodicals often refer to the DIY-approach of their predecessors, classic fanzines, which emerged from the ‘70s punk and underground music scene, mostly in the UK and the US.

The ArtZines show will shed light on an artistic medium that not only seems to have continuously gained visibility, popularity and presence in contemporary art institutions. It also addresses the ways in which its producers have adopted new channels of distribution, made possible by the Internet, that support interconnectedness and global coalescence.

In order to present a cross-section of publications that meet the outlined criteria, we have started a far-reaching and extensively communicated open call for zines, of which a selection will be shown in the D21 Kunstraum galleries. Focusing on issues of display and seminal exhibition design, students of the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, class of Systemdesign (Prof. Oliver Klimpel), will develop a design concept for the exhibition. Furthermore, we are working closely together with mzin, a Leipzig-based gallery and bookshop for graphics, art and pop.

A symposium within the framework of the show will bring a number of zine producers, distributers, collectors, curators and readers together. These participants will connect and discuss different facets of their work, outline historical dimensions as well as influential precursors, and the impact of technological advance and digital culture for a traditionally paper-based medium. In addition to that, two workshops will be held, one by the Leipzig-based publishers of spector cut+paste magazine, the second as part of a school project. Both workshops will each explore different practical approaches and techniques in the production of ArtZines.

Contact: Regine Ehleiter | ehleiter@d21-leipzig.de

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At 10:46am on January 4, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

 
 
 

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