The Kramers Ergot 7 international book tour is coming to Montreal! The signed and numbered limited edition bookplate is only available through the Buenaventura Press website and during the tour, making this the ideal holiday gift.
A truckload of KE7 artists will be on hand to sign copies of the book including: Shary Boyle, Sammy Harkham, Kevin Huizenga, John Pham, Ron Rege, Jr. and Souther Salazar.
Original art from the book will be exhibited (pricelist available upon request)
L'Oie de Cravan Double Book launch: Nadia Moss' Bebe and bilingual cultural journal Le Bathyscaphe, with guest musician Matana Roberts - This Thursday, December 11th, at 8pm
Bebe is Nadia Moss' second book of illustrations to be published by L'Oie de Cravan, it explores the beasts within us all through strange rituals, animals that morph into humans and back, and above all, the omnipresent, almost frightening figure of the baby.
Le Bathyscaphe is a bilingual cultural journal for those who aren't really interested in the news. Collaborators for this issue include Romy Ashby, Daniel Canty, Maicke Castegnier, Genevieve Castree, Benoit Chaput, Byron Coley, Berengere Cournut, Marci Denesiuk, Julie Doucet, Clare Dolan, Helene Frederick, Joel Gayraud, Thierry Horguelin, AJ Kinik , Gabe Levine, Monsieur Moulino, Thurston Moore, Hermine Ortega, Hannah Rainier, Pierre Rothlisberger, Barthelemy Schwartz, Valerie Webber.
Matana Roberts is an extraordinary saxophonist who has been involved in many different solo projects as well as an ex-member of Stick and Stones. She will perform at 9pm.
Hunter and Cook, new quarterly contemporary art publication launch - This Sunday, December 14th at 7:30pm
Hunter and Cook is a new quarterly contemporary art publication produced in Toronto by artists Tony Romano and Jay Isaac. Hunter and Cook is a curated art magazine, primarily featuring artists projects with interviews and features on Canadian and international artists. The publications mandate is to solidify like minded contemporary art communities in Canada and elsewhere and bring them to public awareness.
Matt Leines' You Are Forgiven Book Release and Signing - Wednesday December 17th, 7pm
You Are Forgiven, the first monograph by renowned artist Matt Leines, is a lavish hardcover book featuring more than 100 color illustrations, providing a vivid retrospective of the past seven years of Leines' detail obsessed and process driven work. You Are Forgiven is published by Free New Projects.
A limited edition silkscreen print will also be released at the event, and only available through Drawn & Quarterly for the super discount price of $25. Leines will be signing both the book and print.
While you patiently wait for the 17th, come to the store to pick up a gorgeous screen printed flyer Lienes lovingly made for this event!