Friday, June 10th, 5 to 9pm
Saturday, June 11th, noon to 7pm
Sunday, June 12th, noon to 7pm
Opening Party @ Akademie der Künste
Friday, June 10th, 9pm till late
After Party @ ACUD Macht Neu
Sunday, June 12th, 9pm till late
MISS READ : The Berlin Art Book Fair 2016 will take place on June 10.-12., 2016 at Akademie der Künste Berlin and will bring together a wide selection of some 200 publishers, art periodicals and artists/authors.
Founded in 2009, MISS READ is Europe´s Art Book Festival, dedicated to community-building and creating a public meeting place for discourse around artists´ books, conceptual publications and publishing as practice. Admission is free.
Featuring 200+ international participants with this years special focus on Spanish speaking countries, MISS READ will be accompanied by series of lectures, discussions, book launches and workshops, exploring the boundaries of contemporary publishing and the possibilities of the book.
On Friday, June 9th MISS READ STAGE will focus on Publishing as Artistic Practice with panels, book presentations and lectures by Annette Gilbert, Eleanor Vonne Brown, Eva Weinmayr, Hannes Bajohr, Paul Soullelis and the Mexican collective Rrréplica meeting/ encounter/ clash of rebellious/ disobedient/ unruly publishers/ editors/ printers and duplicators.
Friday´s public programmes schedule is available here http://missread.com/stage-2016/
On Saturday, June 10th, 2016 the fourth Conceptual Poetics Day will explore the imaginary border between visual art and literature. It will feature readings, talks, performances and books by Eugen Gomringer, James Sherry, Matvei Yankelevich, Cordula Daus, Paul Soulellis, Franz Thalmair, Lois Bartel, Stefan Riebel, Ignacio Uriarte, Hank Schmidt in der Beek, Annette Gilbert, Thomas Thiel, Arno Auer, Cia Rinne, and many more.
The detailed program of the Conceptual Poetics Day 2016 is available here http://conceptualpoeticsday.org/2016.html
On Sunday, June 12th MISS READ STAGE will present lectures, booklaunches and a symposion on How to Collect Artists Books?, organised in collaboration with Zentrum für Künstlerpublikationen Weserburg and featuring presentations by Anne Thurmann-Jajes, Tony White, Eva Linhart and Beatrice Hernad, among others.
Sunday´s public programmes schedule is available here http://missread.com/stage-2016/#sunday
List of exhibitors: http://missread.com/exhibitors-2016/
Events and Miss Read 2016 Stage: www.facebook.com/missreadberlin/events
The poster for MISS READ : The Berlin Art Book Fair 2016 was created by Cia Rinne.
The poster for the Conceptual Poetics Day 2016 was created by Haris Epaminonda.
The Akademie der Künste is an exhibition and event location, a meeting place for artists and people interested in the arts, where public debates on art and cultural policy take place. Founded in 1696, the Berlin Akademie der Künste is one of the oldest cultural institutes in Europe.
MISS READ 2016 Team
Director: Michalis Pichler
Curators: Yaiza Camps, Moritz Grünke, Michalis Pichler
Coordinators: Yaiza Camps, Moritz Grünke
Graphic Design: Moritz Grünke
Press: Sascha Konrad
Coordinator's Assistant: Ethan Levenson
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