Once again this autumn, The NY Art Book Fair at MoMA PS1 promises to be among the most energizing and eclectic book-related conferences of the calendar year. Now in its fifth incarnation, the program attracts art book publishers, print makers, librarians, book dealers and collectors from around the world for 4 days of special exhibits and events. Clicking on the image above will take you to the Fair website for more details.
This year, F.A. Bernett Books is proud to participate as an antiquarian exhibitor. If you’re able to attend, please stop by our booth in the dealer’s section on the first floor. We’ll be located in space number D01.
Printed Matter, Inc. presents The NY Art Book Fair
November 5–7, 2010
Preview: November 4, 6-9 p.m. (Free and open to the public)
HOURS AND LOCATION
22-25 Jackson Ave at the intersection of 46th Avenue
Long Island City, NY
Thursday, November 4, 6-9 p.m.
Friday, November 5 and Saturday, November 6, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday, November 7, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission to all fair events, except the conference, is free of charge.
Download our catalog of special offerings here (or by clicking the image below), or pick up a printed copy at the exhibit.
Our booth will feature 64 items you’d be hard pressed to find anywhere else, including an original copy of Die Blutorgel, printed for the inaugural Vienna Actionist happening at at Perinetgasse 1 in 1962
as well as the first three issues of the Dutch new-wave periodical Het Bestaan
the macabre celebration of nightlife habitués in Jazz-age Paris, Eh bien, dansez maintenant!
and a handful of spectacular books related to the Zero Group, including Otto Piene’s Werkverzeichnis der Druckgrafik 1960-76, which includes 57 hand-pulled screen prints.
We’re happy about this opportunity to share these items with new clients and old friends in New York and those of you who may be in town for the event or one of the other print fairs that weekend. If you’d like to make an appointment, please e-mail me. Otherwise just stop by and browse.
And if you need more reasons to get excited about this event, visit Opening Ceremony’s month-long blog profile on dealers and exhibitor at the fair here.
See you at PS1!