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  • New York Art Book Fair: September 26 - 28, 2014

    New York Art Book Fair: September 26 - 28, 2014

    Printed Matter presents the ninth annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 26 to 28, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens, 22-25 Jackson Avenue at 46th Avenue. Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world's leading event for artists' books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines presented by more than 355 booksellers, antiquarians, artists, and ...

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  • Book launch ' Het Ringvaartgevoel', September 12, 2014

    Book launch ' Het Ringvaartgevoel', September 12, 2014

    We would like to invite you to the book launch of Het Ringvaartgevoel. Een ontdekkingsreis rond de HaarlemmermeerFriday September 12, 17.30 hrs. Location: Fortboerderij Dijkzicht, Aalsmeerderdijk 460, Aalsmeerderbrug.

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  • Opening exhibition UMZUG. Paintings and drawings Ton Kraayeveld - Dordrechts Museum 26.07.2014

    Opening exhibition UMZUG. Paintings and drawings Ton Kraayeveld - Dordrechts Museum 26.07.2014

    The Dordrechts Museum is pleased to invite you to the opening of the exhibition UMZUG. Paintings and drawings Ton Kraayeveld.Saturday July 26, 3 pm. Dordrechts Museum, Museumstraat 40, 3311 XP Dordrecht. After a short welcome speech by director Peter Schoon, and an opening speech by collector and architect Niek van Vugt, follows an interview with Ton ...

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  • Launch of 'A Decade of Country Hits: art on the rural frontier', June 29, 2014, PrintRoom, Rotterdam M12, BIG FEED, 2007–ongoing, various locations. © M12

    Launch of 'A Decade of Country Hits: art on the rural frontier', June 29, 2014, PrintRoom, Rotterdam

    Join us for an intimate gathering to launch A Decade of Country Hits: art on the rural frontierThis publication is edited by ...

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  • Working Group Oral History about the Artist Interview

    Working Group Oral History about the Artist Interview

    Friday, June 13, 15-17 hrs, room 3.01, Universiteitstheater, Nieuwe Doelenstraat 16, AmsterdamThe Oral History working group of the Huizinga Institute presents a special afternoon session about the publication 

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  • Congratulations! Myvillages 2014 CREATE ART AWARD Winners  Myvillages (Kathrin Böhm, Wapke Feenstra and Antje Schiffers). Photo: Courtesy CREATE London 

    Congratulations! Myvillages 2014 CREATE ART AWARD Winners

    Myvillages has won the CREATE Art Award 2014 for a new project in East London, called "Company. Movements, Deals and Drinks."The winners of the 2014 CREATE Art Award receive £40,000. The group intends to use the funds to set up a community drinks production co-operative in the East London suburbs of Barking and Dagenham. Myvillages is renewing a now extinct tradition ...

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  • 25-02-2014 Book launch EMOTIONAL ARCHITECTURE 4

    25-02-2014 Book launch EMOTIONAL ARCHITECTURE 4

    Book launch and exhibition Emotional Architecture 4Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 7 pm. Location: Victoria Art Center, Calea Victoriei 12 C, Bucuresti. www.artvictoria.roCalin Dan launches the 4th volume ...

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  • LA Art Book Fair, Januari 31 - February 2, 2014

    LA Art Book Fair, Januari 31 - February 2, 2014

    Printed Matter presents the first annual LA Art Book Fair, from January 31st to February 2, at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA.Free and open to the public, the LA Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists' books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and ...

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  • 15 January 2014 - International Symposium 'On guilt and shame'

    15 January 2014 - International Symposium 'On guilt and shame'

    To know oneself in accordance with oneself, others and the world is the good life. But what exactly do we mean by 'good life' and 'good people'? And when do good people turn evil? How complex are these concepts 'good' and 'evil' and how are they tied up with our notions of guilt and shame? International Symposium ' On guilt and shame', 15 January 2014, from 12.00 - ...

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  • Best wishes for the year 2014

    Best wishes for the year 2014

    Jap Sam Books would like to thank all readers, collaborators, clients, partners and sponsors for their support in the year 2013.If you would like to be kept informed of all our news, events and upcoming book releases in 2014, please send us an email so we can ...

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  • Celebrating Myvillages' tenth anniversary

    Celebrating Myvillages' tenth anniversary

    This year Antje Schiffers (Berlin), Kathrin Böhm (London) and Wapke Feenstra (Rotterdam) are celebrating Myvillages' tenth anniversary.Special events: On Monday 2 December Myvillages are launching 'Good News from Nowhere' a three week exhibition and events programme at The Architecture Foundation London, featuring Farming, Shopping and Community Building ...

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  • 02.11.2013 - Book launch  In Search of Europe?

    02.11.2013 - Book launch In Search of Europe?

    We would like to invite you to the book launch of In Search of Europe? Art and Research in Collaboration. An ExperimentEdited by Andrea Heister, Samuli Schielke, Daniela Swarowsky. On Saturday November 2, 2013  4 - 8 pm. Location: Kunstraum ...

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  • Frankfurt Book fair 2013, October 9-13, 2013

    Frankfurt Book fair 2013, October 9-13, 2013

    From 9 to 13 October Jap Sam Books will attend the Frankfurter Buchmesse. You can find our booth in Hall 4.1, K88.This year we will present our latest and forthcoming titles 2013/2014, and backlist. You are welcome to visit our stand.

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  • Book launch 'Tussen Tijd' - October 9, 2013

    Book launch 'Tussen Tijd' - October 9, 2013

    Podium voor Architectuur Haarlemmermeer en Schiphol and Jap Sam Books would like to invite you for the book launch and symposium Tussen Tijd / Gebruik van ruimte in transitie 

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  • New York Art Book Fair: September 19 - 22, 2013

    New York Art Book Fair: September 19 - 22, 2013

    Printed Matter presents the eight  annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 20 to 22, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world's premier event for artists' books, ...

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  • 25.05.2013 - Book launch 'A Photographic Portrait of A Landscape'

    25.05.2013 - Book launch 'A Photographic Portrait of A Landscape'

    Book launch: Saturday, May 25, 2013 from 14:15 - 16:30 hrs.Location: Fries Museum LeeuwardenJap Sam Books and myvillages.org would like to invite you to the book launch of A Photographic Portrait of A Landscape. New Dimensions in Landscape ...

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  • DYNAMO. A century of Light and movement int art. 1913-2013

    DYNAMO. A century of Light and movement int art. 1913-2013

    From April 10 - July 22, 2013 in the National Galleries of the Grand Palais, from the spring, the public will discover a large exhibition entitled 'Dynamo, A Century of Light and Movement in Art, 1913-2013'. Curator of the exhibitions is Serge Lemoine.In total, nearly 170 artists will be exhibited in 3900 m² of the Grand Palais, divided into two areas respectively dealing ...

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  • HYPERBODY - Best Dutch Book Design 2012

    HYPERBODY - Best Dutch Book Design 2012

    We are proud to announce that HYPERBODY. First Decade of Interactive Architecture is selected Best Dutch Book Design 2012. The book was designed by Mind Design (Niels Schrader, Michal Ejdys m.m.v. Erik Boldt, Gilles de Brock, ...

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  • LA Art Book Fair, February 1-3, 2013

    LA Art Book Fair, February 1-3, 2013

    Printed Matter presents the first annual LA Art Book Fair, from February 1-3, at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. An opening will be held on the evening of Thursday, January 31.Free and open to the public, the LA Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists' books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines presented by 220 international presses, booksellers, antiquarians, ...

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  • UNFIXED nominated 'photo-eye Best Book of 2012'

    UNFIXED nominated 'photo-eye Best Book of 2012'

    UNFIXED. Photography and Postcolonial Perspectives in Contemporary Art is selected as one of the 'Best Photo Books 2012', by

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  • December 16, 2012 - Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair - 1 - 6 PM

    December 16, 2012 - Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair - 1 - 6 PM

    On Sunday December 16, Jap Sam Books will attend the Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair. You are welcome to visit our booth where we present our latest books and catalogue with our forthcoming titles until Spring 2013.Free entrance.For more information: Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair

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  • Licht | Jan van Munster | Light nominated for the Zeeuwse Boekenprijs 2012

    Licht | Jan van Munster | Light nominated for the Zeeuwse Boekenprijs 2012

    Five book have been nominated for the Zeeuwse Boekenprijs 2012 (Book Award Zeeland): Ik ben Maan by Maan Leo, Een meedogenloze vrede by André van der Veeke, Hier - 20 jaar Bløf by Ernst Jan Rozendaal, Café Walraven by Jan van Rijsingen and one of our latest titles:

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  • Frankfurt Book fair 2012, October 10-14, 2012

    Frankfurt Book fair 2012, October 10-14, 2012

    From 10 to 14 October Jap Sam Books will attend the Frankfurter Buchmesse. You can find our booth in Hall 4.1, K550. This year we will present our latest and forthcoming titles 2012/2013, and backlist. You are welcome to visit our stand.At the Frankfurt Book Fair, Hall 4.1 is the home of the arts. Literature and Audiobooks, Non-Fiction ...

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  • Book launch Hyperbody, October 11, TU Delft, Fac. Architecture

    Book launch Hyperbody, October 11, TU Delft, Fac. Architecture

    Coming week the 11th of October at 4pm Kas Oosterhuis and his staff at Hyperbody will celebrate the book launch of: Hyperbody, First Decade of Interactive Architecture With PechaKucha style presentations by the Hyperbody team and with an interactive performance by former Hyperbody team member ...

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  • London Launch of Vorratskammer (Pantry) - October 12, 2012

    London Launch of Vorratskammer (Pantry) - October 12, 2012

    Launch of Vorratskammer (Pantry)Book presentation, conversation and screeningFriday 18.30 – 21.30, 12th Oct 201218.30 – Drinks and snacks from Leila's larder (pay bar)19.30 – Book presentation, followed by an informal conversation about larders, food production and landscapes with Kathrin Böhm (UK), Wapke Feenstra (NL) and Antje Schiffers (D) from ...

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  • The NY Art Book Fari, September 28 - 30, 2012

    The NY Art Book Fari, September 28 - 30, 2012

    Printed Matter presents the seventh annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 28 to 30, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. A free preview of the Fair will be held this Thursday, September 27, from 6 to 9 pm, and features two musical performances by Sun Foot, and Malcolm Mooney (original vocalist with Can). Sun Foot will release a picture-disc record featuring artwork by Stefan Marx to ...

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  • OFFPRINT AMSTERDAM 2012, during UNSEEN - 20-23 September 2012

    OFFPRINT AMSTERDAM 2012, during UNSEEN - 20-23 September 2012

    From 20 to 23 September Jap Sam Books will attend Offprint Amsterdam. Offprint, a concept of former journalist, bookseller and publisher, Yannick Bouillis, is a book fair of international publishers, artists and designers showcasing the best of contemporary art publications. Focusing on independent publishing communities, Offprint is a meeting place for artists, photographers, ...

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  • Marcel Pinas - Utrecht/Overvecht - during the month September - artist-in-residence, workshops, exhibitions

    Marcel Pinas - Utrecht/Overvecht - during the month September - artist-in-residence, workshops, exhibitions

    Artist Marcel Pinas (Suriname, 1971) is invited by Kosmopolis Utrecht to work and live during the entire month of september in Utrecht Overvecht. In 2011 Jap Sam Books published Marcel Pinas. Artist, more than an artist a beautiful monograph on this talented ...

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  • Mapping Flevoland #1,  June 30 - September 16, 2012

    Mapping Flevoland #1, June 30 - September 16, 2012

    Solo exhibition 'Perspective of Disappearance'Reflecties #1 Over de relatie natuur, landschap en cultuur (Reflections#1 On the relationship nature, landscape and culture) June 30 - September 16, Nagele during Mapping Flevoland #1 by Museum De PaviljoensThis summer on the invitation of Museum De Paviljoens Elodie Hiryczuk & Sjoerd van Oevelen ...

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  • June 23-24, Day(s) of Architecture, NAi, Rotterdam - Vorratskammer / Pantry, book, film and interview

    June 23-24, Day(s) of Architecture, NAi, Rotterdam - Vorratskammer / Pantry, book, film and interview

    Food & Architecture, Day(s) of Architecture: Saturday 23 &  Sunday 24 June 2012,  from 10:00 til 17:00u. Location: NAi, Museumpark 25, 3015 CB RotterdamOn June 14, we presented in Berlin at Haus der Kulturen der Welt our latest publication Vorratskammer / ...

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  • 14.06.2012 - Book launch / World premiere 'Vorratskammer / Pantry' - Berlin'

    14.06.2012 - Book launch / World premiere 'Vorratskammer / Pantry' - Berlin'

    Thursday, June 14, 2012 from 18.30 til 20.30 hrs. Haus der Kulturen der Welt,  John-Foster-Dulles-Allee 10, Berlin.myvillages.org, argobooks and Jap Sam Books would like to invite you to the book launch of Vorratskammer / PantryThe filling (one year) and emptying (five ...

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  • 24.05.2012 Book launch UNFIXED and Changing Perspectives at SMBA, Amsterdam

    24.05.2012 Book launch UNFIXED and Changing Perspectives at SMBA, Amsterdam

    Book launchUNFIXED en Global or LocalThursday May 24, 2012, 19:30 hrsLocation: SMBA, Rozenstraat 59, 1016 NN AmsterdamRSVP: reserveren@framerframed.nlJap Sam Books en UNFIXED Projects are pleased to invite you for the booklaunch of

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  • 27.04.2012 Book launch 'Licht | Light - Jan van Munster'

    27.04.2012 Book launch 'Licht | Light - Jan van Munster'

    INVITATION BOOK LAUNCH: Friday 27 April, 4 pmLOCATION: De Drukkery, Markt 51, MiddelburgWe are pleased to invite you for the booklaunch of Licht | Light. Jan van MunsterPROGRAMME:4:30 Introduction by the publisher4:40 Film portrait of Jan van Munster by John ...

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  • 19.04.2012 Book launch The Artist Interview

    19.04.2012 Book launch The Artist Interview

    INVITATION BOOK LAUNCH: Thursday April, 19 15.30 - 17.30 hrs.Location: Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Stadhouderslaan 41, 2517 HV The HagueWe are pleased to invite you for the booklaunch of The Artist Interview. For ...

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  • 'Veecaten & Dronthen' - Exhibition and talk Dutch landscape photographer Jan Koster, Van Kranendonk Gallery, The Hague Jan Koster - Kamperveen

    'Veecaten & Dronthen' - Exhibition and talk Dutch landscape photographer Jan Koster, Van Kranendonk Gallery, The Hague

    Exhibition: March 10 - April 21, 2012 Location: Van Kranendonk Gallery, Westeinde 29, 2512 GS The Hague, For more information: www.vankranendonk.nlThe well known Dutch landscape photographer Jan Koster shows his most recent landscape photographs. His interest lies in the changing landscape ...

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  • 29.03.2012 - Marcel Pinas: Opening Exhibition  'La Liberté PRK no ????', VUB, Brussels

    29.03.2012 - Marcel Pinas: Opening Exhibition 'La Liberté PRK no ????', VUB, Brussels

    Location: Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Building R, room STOA- KK Gallery - Kultuurkaffee, Triomflaan, inkom 6, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium. For more information: Kultuurkaffee/VUB 6 PM: Artist talks: Marcel Pinas (SU) and Koen Vanmechelen (BE) – STOA hall.8 PM: Official ...

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  • Jap Sam Books available at RAW ART FAIR - 08 t/m 12.02.2012

    Jap Sam Books available at RAW ART FAIR - 08 t/m 12.02.2012

    RAW is the new, innovative and independent Art Fair that will celebrate its inaugural edition from the 8 till the 12 of February 2012 in conjunction with the established Art Rotterdam and Object Rotterdam.The fair takes place at the Fenix Hangars in just 700m walking distance from Art Rotterdam. RAW distinguishes itself by promoting individual artists, providing opportunities to young ...

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  • 13-01-2012 Symposium Extra City Kunsthal Antwerpen | 1:1 Hans van Houwelingen & Jonas Staal

    13-01-2012 Symposium Extra City Kunsthal Antwerpen | 1:1 Hans van Houwelingen & Jonas Staal

    1:1 Symposium, Extra City Kunsthal Antwerpen | 13 January 2012 | 06 - 11pmA public guided tour, lectures and discussions in relation to the exhibition 1:1 by Hans van Houwelingen and Jonas StaalProgram:6 pm - Guided tour through the exhibition by Wouter Davidts (Professor of Modern Art History, VU University Amsterdam) and Wouter van ...

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  • 11.12.2011: Book launch and Finissage  'Hans van Houwelingen: Undone' at Stroom Den Haag

    11.12.2011: Book launch and Finissage 'Hans van Houwelingen: Undone' at Stroom Den Haag

    Invitation: Book launch and finissageSunday 11 December 2011, 3 pmLocation: Hogewal 1-9, The HagueRSVP: not necessaryFor more information: www.stroom.nlThe exhibition 'Until it stops resembling itself 'by Hans van Houwelingen ...

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  • 02.12.2011: Book launch Hiryczuk / Van Oevelen - Landfall at Amsterdam Bright City

    02.12.2011: Book launch Hiryczuk / Van Oevelen - Landfall at Amsterdam Bright City

    Friday 2 December at 5 PM Amsterdam Bright City, Claude Debussylaan, Amsterdam Zuidas. During Casual Friday, Radio Amsterdam FMThe Virtueel Museum Zuidas and Jap Sam Books are pleased to announce the launch of Hiryczuk/Van Oevelen - ...

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  • Jap Sam Books at Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair - 27 November 2011

    Jap Sam Books at Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair - 27 November 2011

    Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair. Sunday 27 November | 11 AM - 5 PMOn 27 November Jap Sam Books will attend the Amsterdam Art & Design Book Fair. You are welcome to visit our booth where we present our latest books and catalogue with our forthcoming titles until Spring 2012.At 15.50 PM Sjoerd van Oevelen, Elodie Hiryczuk and Niels Schrader will give an presentation ...

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  • 1:1 Hans van Houwelingen and Jonas Staal- Extra City_Kunsthal Antwerpen 17 November 2011 - 15 January 2012

    1:1 Hans van Houwelingen and Jonas Staal- Extra City_Kunsthal Antwerpen 17 November 2011 - 15 January 2012

    18 November 2011 – 15 January 2012 - Opening Thursday 17 November 2011 at 7 pm1:1By Hans van Houwelingen and Jonas StaalCurated by Mihnea MircanExtra City Kunsthal Antwerpen, for more information: www.extracity.orgThe exhibition introduces two remarkable artistic practices concerned with the ...

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  • Hiryczuk | Van Oevelen - Field Experiments 12.11.2011-23.12.2012

    Hiryczuk | Van Oevelen - Field Experiments 12.11.2011-23.12.2012

    Opening: November 12, 2011, 5-7 pm.Location: Galerie de Expeditie, Leliegracht 47, 1016 GT Amsterdam. For more information: www.de-expeditie.comThe book Hiryczuk / Van Oevelen – Landfall ...

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  • Onomatopee PA/PER VIEW ART BOOK FAIR 28.10-30.10.2011

    Onomatopee PA/PER VIEW ART BOOK FAIR 28.10-30.10.2011

    From 28 to 30 October JAP SAM Books will attend the PA/Per VIEW ART BOOK FAIR bij Onomatopee in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. This fair is organized during the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. Location: Onomatopee (Schellens), Bleekweg, Entrance C, EindhovenTime: Opening event Friday October 28, 6-9 pm, Saturday 29 and Sunday October 30, 12-6 pm.You are welcome ...

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  • myvillages.org descends on TENT. in Rotterdam 27.10 - 30.10.2011 © myvillages.org - Vorratskammer 2011

    myvillages.org descends on TENT. in Rotterdam 27.10 - 30.10.2011

    The countryside as a place for and of cultural production is the starting point for artists' initiative myvillages.org. Since 2003, Kathrin Böhm (GER/UK), Wapke Feenstra (NL) and Antje Schiffers (GER) have focused on the village as a source of knowledge in contemporary art. It is not entirely coincidental that all three artists grew up in small farming villages. With a variety of ...

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  • Frankfurt Book Fair October, 12-16

    Frankfurt Book Fair October, 12-16

    From 12 to 16 October JAP SAM Books will attend the Franfurter Buchmesse. You can find our booth in hall 4.1, N548. This year we will present our latest and forthcoming titles 2011/2012,, and backlist 2010. You are welcome to visit our stand.The Frankfurt Book Fair is a meeting place for the industry's experts. Be they publishers, booksellers, agents, film producers or authors - ...

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  • New York Art Book Fair - 30 September - 2 October 2011

    New York Art Book Fair - 30 September - 2 October 2011

    Printed Matter, the world's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to publications by artists, presents the sixth annual NY Art Book Fair, September 30–October 2 at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. A preview will be held on the evening of Thursday, September 29th. Free and open to the public, and featuring more than 200 exhibitors, the NY Art Book Fair is the world's premier ...

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  • Hans van Houwelingen - Stroom Den Haag 24.09.2011-11.12.2012 A critical view on the contemporary monument Photo: Hans van Houwelingen

    Hans van Houwelingen - Stroom Den Haag 24.09.2011-11.12.2012 A critical view on the contemporary monument

    'Until it stops resembling itself' - solo exhibition Hans van Houwelingen - 24 September - 11 December 2012Opening: Friday 23 September, 5 p.m.Location: Stroom Den Haag, Hogewal 1-9, The HagueCurator: Mihnea MircanMore information: www.stroom.nlStroom Den Haag proudly presents a solo exhibition by Hans ...

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  • Beijing International Book Fair

    Beijing International Book Fair

    From August 31 to September 4, a selection of books on architecture, design, art and theory, published by Jap Sam Books, will be presented at the Beijing International Book Fair in cooperation with the Foundation for visual arts, design and architecture.

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  • 03.09 – 15.10.2011 - 'La Robe Envolée - traces of transition' First solo exhibition in the Netherlands of Myriam Mihindou (1964, France/Gabon)

    03.09 – 15.10.2011 - 'La Robe Envolée - traces of transition' First solo exhibition in the Netherlands of Myriam Mihindou (1964, France/Gabon)

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  • Book launch Images of Farming -London, 04.08.2011

    Book launch Images of Farming -London, 04.08.2011

    August 4-5, 2011, Southbank Centre, London, UKmyvillages.org and JAPSAM Books are pleased to announce the launch of Images of Farming in the UK. The book will be launched on the 4th and the 5th of August during the Festival of Britain, at the Southbank Centre, London. ...

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  • Book launch monograph Marcel Pinas, June 21, Paramaribo Suriname

    Book launch monograph Marcel Pinas, June 21, Paramaribo Suriname

    The Kibii Foundation and Team Readytex Art Gallery would like to invite you to the opening of Kibii Wi Koni Marcel Pinas The EventA comprehensive exhibition presenting an overview of the art works of Marcel Pinas including installations and multimedia works Tuesday June 21, 2011, from 20:00 to 22:00 hoursOn the opening night also the ...

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  • Book launch Images of Farming - Berlin, June 20th, 2011

    Book launch Images of Farming - Berlin, June 20th, 2011

    myvillages.org and Jap Sam Books are pleased to announce the launch of Images of Farming on Monday June 20th,  2011 from 8 pm in Berlin. Location: I-KU, Institut zur Entwicklung des ländlichen KulturRaums / Kreuzberger Salon, Fontanepromenade 3, 10967 BerlinFor more information:

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  • Book launch Images of Farming with special event, May 20, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden

    Book launch Images of Farming with special event, May 20, Fries Museum, Leeuwarden

    May 20th, 1.30 pm, Fries Museum, Turfmarkt 11, LeeuwardenFries Museum, Jap Sam Books and myvillages.org would like to invite you to IMAGES OF FARMING, a book launch and mini-symposium. There are few topics that conjure up as many images as farms and farming. Reflections on images of farming lie at the crossroads between culture, myth formation, heritage and ...

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  • Book launch - IA#4 - 19.05.2011 - Hyperbody TU Delft

    Book launch - IA#4 - 19.05.2011 - Hyperbody TU Delft

    Hyperbody presents the book launch of IA#4. Quantum ArchitectureThe scientific reading of natural systems and phenomena has recently been adopted as the main driving force for new development in architecture. Due to the study of flocks of birds, genetic coding, fractal geometry and ...

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  • 13.05.2011 - Book presentations PrintRoom, Rotterdam - OpTrek in Transvaal

    13.05.2011 - Book presentations PrintRoom, Rotterdam - OpTrek in Transvaal

    Friday May 13, 8.00 pm: Bookpresentations and talk by Sabrina Lindemann / Mobiel Projectbureau OpTrek and Iris Schutten / Hans Venhuizen, Andre Dekker / Observatorium.Bookpresentation by Sabrina Lindemann:

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  • De Volkskrant Beeldende Kunst Prijs 2011

    De Volkskrant Beeldende Kunst Prijs 2011

    Het Stedelijk Museum Schiedam presents from February 20 to May 15, the exhibition Volkskrant Beeldende Kunst Prijs 2011. For more information: Stedelijk Museum SchiedamNominees: Nik Christensen, Esiri Erheriene-Essi, Marijn van Kreij, ...

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  • Book launch (H)EERLIJK WERKEN - 18.03.2011

    Book launch (H)EERLIJK WERKEN - 18.03.2011

    Tuesday March 8, Podium voor Architectuur and Jap Sam Books  will launch the publication (H)eerlijk werken. Over kantoren en kerken. This book launch takes place at Podium voor Architectuur Haarlemmermeer en Schiphol, PierK Auditorium, Raadhuisplein 9, ...

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  • Discussion with Mark Pimlott at McNally Jackson, New York

    Discussion with Mark Pimlott at McNally Jackson, New York

    Date: 02/22/2011 7:00 pmMark Pimlott is the author of Without and Within: Essays on Territory and the Interior as well as In Passing and has worked extensively on ...

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  • Lara Almarcegui awarded with Dolf Henkes Prijs 2010 Foto: Aad Hoogendoorn

    Lara Almarcegui awarded with Dolf Henkes Prijs 2010

    Lara Almarcegui has won the Dolf Henkes Award 2010. The four nominees Aji V.N., Otto Egberts, Jasper Niens and Lara Almarcegui were selected by an expert jury. The shortlisted artists presented their work in a show held in TENT from 17 December to 13 February. The Dolf Henkes Award is one of the larger prizes for visual art in ...

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  • Art Rotterdam / Art Object 2011

    Art Rotterdam / Art Object 2011

    Two international art fairs from February 10-13 in Rotterdam: Art Rotterdam and Object Rotterdam.At Art Rotterdam new work by Keiko Sato is presented by Gallery de Expeditie. Galerie Van den Berge will present new work by Frank Halmans. At Object Rotterdam new work by Maria Hees is presented by Gallery ...

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  • Announcement: Book, Exhibition, Film programme  Andor von Barsy

    Announcement: Book, Exhibition, Film programme Andor von Barsy

    ANDOR VON BARSY IN ROTTERDAMEXHIBITION 15.JAN.2011_03.APR.2011OPENING 22.JAN.2011 | WITH BOOK AND FILM PROGRAMMELocation: Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, www.nederlandsfotomuseum.nlDuring the preparations for one of the opening exhibitions of the Nederlands Fotomuseum in 2006, a ...

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  • Best wishes for the year 2011

    Jap Sam Books would like to thank all readers, collaborators, clients, partners and sponsors for their support in the year 2010.If you would like to be kept informed of all our news, events and upcoming book releases in 2011, please send us an email so we can send you our catalogue or fill in the subscription ...

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  • Booklaunch December, 9, 2010: Working with architectonic DNA

    Booklaunch December, 9, 2010: Working with architectonic DNA

     Thursday December 9, Podium voor Architectuur and Jap Sam Books  will launch the publication Working with Architectonic DNA. This book launch takes place in the Outlook building at Schiphol Airport, in the office of SADC (Schiphol Area Development Company ...

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  • Booklaunch December, 2 2010: Duet for Cannibals

    Booklaunch December, 2 2010: Duet for Cannibals

    Agentur and Jap Sam Books invite you for the book launch of Duet for Cannibals: Forms of Cultural AppropriationDate: Thursday 2 DecemberTime: 5-7 pm, with tea and coffeeDrinks: Lloyd Bar, from 7.p. onwards cash barLocation: Lloyd ...

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  • Booklaunch and lecture November 23, 2010: Architecture as Landscape Intervention. Work by Drost + Van Veen Architects

    Booklaunch and lecture November 23, 2010: Architecture as Landscape Intervention. Work by Drost + Van Veen Architects

     On Tuesday November 23, 2010 from 16.00 til 18.30 hrs the new publication Architecture as Landscape Intervention will be launched with a lecture by architecture critic Ruud Brouwers at the Podium voor Architectuur in Nieuw-Vennep.The Office for ...

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  • Keiko Sato Reworking, Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerp till 15.01.2011

    Keiko Sato Reworking, Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerp till 15.01.2011

    Reworking is Keiko Sato's first solo exhibition in Annie Gentils Gallery.Location: Peter Benoitstraat 40, 2018 Antwerp, Belgiumfor more information: www.anniegentilsgallery.com The work of Keiko Sato (Iwaki City, Japan 1957) interweaves Western and Asian thinking. Reworking, the title ...

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  • New York Art Book Fair, November 5-7,2010

    New York Art Book Fair, November 5-7,2010

    Printed Matter presents the fifth annual NY Art Book Fair, November 5–7 at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. Free and open to the public, the Fair hosts over 200 international presses, booksellers, antiquarian dealers, artists and publishers from twenty countries, offering the best in contemporary art book publishing.As this year's feature country at the NY Art Book Fair, the ...

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  • Frankfurt Bookfair 2010, October 6-10, 2010

    Frankfurt Bookfair 2010, October 6-10, 2010

    The Book Fair 2010 took place from 6 to 10 October. Argentina was the Quest of Honour.  Jap Sam Books presented all new titles of 2010 and forthcoming in Hal 4.1., booth N544. The Frankfurt Book Fair is a meeting place for the industry's experts. Be they publishers, booksellers, agents, film producers or authors - each year in October, they all come together and create ...

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  • 29.08.2010-21.11.2010 Mark Pimlott/Tony Fretton Piazzasalone, 12e Biennale Internazionale di architettura di Venezia

    29.08.2010-21.11.2010 Mark Pimlott/Tony Fretton Piazzasalone, 12e Biennale Internazionale di architettura di Venezia

    Mark Pimlott and Tony Fretton have collaborated to create the installation 'Piazzasalone' in response to the 12th International Architecture Exhibition's theme of 'People meet in architecture', curated by Kazuyo Sejima. The collaboration is derived form a central, shared aim: to make architecture and art that gives priority to experience of the present, ...

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  • September 27, 2010: debate Koolhaas in Beijing, Fonds BKVB

    September 27, 2010: debate Koolhaas in Beijing, Fonds BKVB

    Debate on the occasion of the release of the book Koolhaas in Beijing by Edzard Mik, published by the Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture.  Speakers: Edzard Mik, Ger Groot, Hans Ibelings, Jannah Loontjens. Moderator: Awee Prins.Location: De ...

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  • September 16, 2010 Booklaunch In passing by Mark Pimlott in London, UK

    September 16, 2010 Booklaunch In passing by Mark Pimlott in London, UK

    Art Data and Jap Sam Books are pleased to announce the launch of In passing Mark Pimlott PhotographsLocation: Brad Lochore's Studio in Schoreditch, Old Nichol Street 27, London E2 7 HRMark Pimlott will be signing copies of the book. Mark Pimlott is an artist, ...

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  • 07.09.2020 Launch The Red Snowball

    07.09.2020 Launch The Red Snowball

    The Chinese European Art Center (CEAC), Xiamen University, Xiamen University Art College, and Jap Sam Books are pleased to announce the launch of The Red Snowball. Ten Years of Cross-cultural Activities: Chinese European Art Center On Tuesday 7 September 2010 from 17.00 at ...

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  • 28.08-17.10.2010 - GastGastgeber-Store 2010, RUHR.2010

    28.08-17.10.2010 - GastGastgeber-Store 2010, RUHR.2010

    In 2010, the city of Essen and the whole Ruhr Metropolis have been designated to become European Capital of Culture. There are over 200 museums, various shopping malls, fun parks and a large network of cycle paths. The GastGastgeber-Store is a Dutch initiative. Curator Judith ter Haar presents a selection of design objects by Dutch designers, the theme is re-use. Ter Haar also ...

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  • GUSTAV from Juli 1st till the end of September 2010, Knokke-Heist, Belgium

    GUSTAV from Juli 1st till the end of September 2010, Knokke-Heist, Belgium

    Gustav will be taking residence in a unique property, formerly known as 'Gustave Siska', in the fashionable Knokke-Zoute seaside resort from 1st of July to the end of September 2010. Gustav stands for Fashion, Art, Vintage Furniture, Design, Art jewellery, Picnic, Coffee and much more together under one roof in this beautifully situated historic ...

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  • June 18th, Booklaunch In Passing by Mark Pimlott at Stroom Den Haag

    June 18th, Booklaunch In Passing by Mark Pimlott at Stroom Den Haag

    Mark Pimlott is an artist, architectural designer and writer. He lives and works in The Hague, Netherlands and London, United Kingdom. He studied architecture at McGill University, Montréal (1981) and the Architectural Association, London (1985); and visual arts at Goldsmiths College, University of London (1992). He has made projects for architecture, interiors and furniture since ...

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  • Celebration Exhibition of Ten Years of Chinese European Art Center with Book Launch at Shanghai World Expo 2010

    Celebration Exhibition of Ten Years of Chinese European Art Center with Book Launch at Shanghai World Expo 2010

    From May 29 till June 13 CEAC presented the exhibition Dialogue 2010 at the Dutch Culture Centre (DCC) at the Shanghai Expo 2010. CEAC selected for the exhibition 24 artists from China and the Netherlands who have all been exhibiting and working in both countries. They are all strongly connected to the CEAC. Opening words at the exhibition were by Mrs. ...

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  • June 11 - Doual'art presents All about SUD 2010

    June 11 - Doual'art presents All about SUD 2010

    Friday, June 11, 2010, 5.00 pm Tent., Witte de Withstraat 50, 3012 BR Rotterdam Marilyn Douala Bell and Paulin Tchuenbou of Doual'art present the plans for Salon Urban Douala (SUD) 2010 in TENT. SUD is a triennial arts event in the large African port city of Douala (Cameroon). The theme of SUD 2010 is 'Water in the context of the city”' ...

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  • Booklaunch 7 juni 2010 Modernity in a conservative environment. Jan Albarda and The Group of Delft

    Booklaunch 7 juni 2010 Modernity in a conservative environment. Jan Albarda and The Group of Delft

    Booklaunch publication on June 7th, 2010 at the Bacinol 2, Hooikade 13, Delft of Moderniteit in een behoudende omgeving. Jan Albarda en De Groep van Delft[Modernity in a conservative environment. Jan Albarda and The Group of ...

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  • Booklaunch HUISBOOMFEEST, June 6th

    Booklaunch HUISBOOMFEEST, June 6th

    Date: Sunday June 6th, 1 pmLocation: Café Burgemeester Jansen, Piushaven 22Art project by artist Wapke Feenstra. This publication is only available in the Dutch language. This publication was made possible by KORT and Fonds BKVB.

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  • Exhibition Anoushka van Velzen - June 5 - August 29, 2010

    Exhibition Anoushka van Velzen - June 5 - August 29, 2010

    Exhibition  Geheimen in en om De Rijp by Dutch artis and photographer Anoushka van Velzen. Period: June 5 - August 29, 2010Location: Museum In't Houten Huis. Tuingracht 13, 1483 AP De Rijp. For more information: www.houtenhuis.nlThe book Tools of Belief by Anoushka van ...

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  • Preview: NAi, May 12, 2010, lecture Jan Molema

    Preview: NAi, May 12, 2010, lecture Jan Molema

    Preview Modernity in a conservative environment. Jan Albarda and The Group of DelftLocation: NAi, RotterdamTime and date: May 12th, 2010, from 4.00 pmFor ...

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  • Book launch Power?... To Which People?! - April 15, 8 pm, TENT. Rotterdam

    Book launch Power?... To Which People?! - April 15, 8 pm, TENT. Rotterdam

    Tent., Jonas, Staal and Jap Sam Books would like to invite you to the book launch of Power?... To Which People?!.Location: TENT., Witte de Withstraat 50, RotterdamFor more information see, also:

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  • Booklaunch OpTrek in Transvaal

    Booklaunch OpTrek in Transvaal

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  • Booklaunch: April 1, 2010: monograph Frank Halmans

    Booklaunch: April 1, 2010: monograph Frank Halmans

    Thursday, April 1st, the new monograph of Dutch artist Frank Halmans was released in two editions:Hier/Here. Frank Halmans [Dutch edition, ISBN 978-94-90322-13-7]

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  • Devenings Projects & Editions, Chicago presents Dutch artist Peter Otto photo: © Udo Kleinendonk

    Devenings Projects & Editions, Chicago presents Dutch artist Peter Otto

    March 7  April 9, 2010, Devening Projects & Editions, 3039 West Carroll, Chicago, IL 60612Peter Otto's work reports on the constituent factors of a human condition continually shifting between beguiling and highly disturbing. He reveals the state to which humanity – ever tested by social, cultural and political forces – bends, breaks and at times collapses. His paintings ...

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  • Henrik Vibskov New Book Release and Artist Talk, Pool Gallery, Berlin  Graphic design: Alastair Wiper en Henrik Vibskov

    Henrik Vibskov New Book Release and Artist Talk, Pool Gallery, Berlin

    Henrik Vibskov proudly presents his second venture into the publishing world, with the release of 'The Panda People and Other Works.' Carefully crafted, using Japanese Binding techniques, this 52-page, limited edition offers a glimpse into the graphic universe of Vibskov's Panda People, sharing inspiration with, and offering insight into Vibskov's other ...

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  • Booklaunch 'Maria Hees. 30 years of design', 14.03.2010 Bookdesign and cover by Marlous Bervoets

    Booklaunch 'Maria Hees. 30 years of design', 14.03.2010

    CODA, Maria Hees and Jap Sam Books would like to ask your attention for the opening of the exhibition, the launch of the book and DVD: Maria Hees. 30 years of design.Date: March 14th, 3.00 pmLocation: CODA, Apeldoorn, for more information, see also: www.coda-apeldoorn.nlThis publication has ...

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  • Art Rotterdam 2010

    Art Rotterdam 2010

    All artist books from Jap Sam Books present at  WildBookMarket, Art Rotterdam 2010.Het Wilde Weten presents the WildBookMarket (WBM). WBM is being staged during Art Rotterdam 2010. Nowadays the artist's book encompasses and reflects every imaginable form of presentation and publication as well as different modes of distribution. In view of an explosive growth in ...

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  • Best wishes for 2010

    Best wishes for 2010

    Jap Sam Books would like to thank all readers, collaborators, clients, partners and sponsors for their support in the year 2009.If you would like to be kept informed of all our news, events and upcoming book releases in 2010, please fill in the subscription form for our

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  • Preview Enterprising Architecture. Business Park Nieuw-Vennep Zuid © Robert van Rijn

    Preview Enterprising Architecture. Business Park Nieuw-Vennep Zuid

    On Wednesday December 9th, there was a sneak preview of the book Enterprising Architecture. Business Park Nieuw-Vennep Zuid. This publication, co-published by Podium voor Architectuur Haarlemmermeer & Schiphol and Jap Sam Books, will be released January 2010.Nieuw-Vennep Zuid is a business park with a vision: an elaborate urban development plan, an ambitious ...

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  • Interview Jan Koster at Fotoboekenmarathon, 20.12.2009, Huis Marseille Amsterdam

    Interview Jan Koster at Fotoboekenmarathon, 20.12.2009, Huis Marseille Amsterdam

    Huis Marseille, PhotoQ and SHASHIN organize a Fotoboekenmarathon. Photographers will sign their new books. Jan Koster will sign his book Dutchscapes.  Edie Peters of website PhotoQ will interview the participating photographers about their book and current activities.For more information, see:

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  • Booklaunch Woorden als daden

    Booklaunch Woorden als daden

    On Friday December 11th, the publication Woorden als daden. Rotterdam Vakmanstad/Skillcity 2007-2009 of Dutch philosopher Henk Oosterling was officially presented an the Bloemhof School in RotterdamHenk Oosterling is associate professor at the Department of Philosophy of the Erasmus University. The first printrun of this new book by Oosterling, was released in November, ...

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  • Viva Maria

    Viva Maria

    From December 13th, 2009 til January 24th, 2010Exhibition Viva MariaAnoushka van Velzen, photography & Judith Krebbekx, paintingsLocation: Galerie 37 Spaarnestad, Groot Heiligland 37, 2011 EP Haarlem, www.spaarnestadphoto.nlDuring a period of 3,5 years photographer Anoushka ...

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  • The Fringe Projects in Japan

    The Fringe Projects in Japan

    VIBSKOV & EMENIUS FRINGE PROJECT 10 JAPANTOKYODEC 11 – JAN 19OPENING RECEPTION THIS FRIDAYDEC 114PM – Presentation by the Danish ambassador, talk by Vibskov & Emenius7PM – ReceptionOzoneShinjuku Parktower 4F3-7-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,TokyoKYOTODEC 5 – DEC 20Project 10 ...

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  • Booklaunch and opening exhibition How to tell a story of my father | Keiko Sato Cover design by Montse Hernández i Sala

    Booklaunch and opening exhibition How to tell a story of my father | Keiko Sato

    Saterday, November 7, 2009, 4.00 - 7.00 pm at 4.00 pm interview with the artis by Ineke van der Wal (English spoken) location: Galerie de Expeditie, Leliegracht 47, 1016 GT Amsterdam, www.de-expeditie.comThe work of Keiko Sato (Iwaki City, Japan 1957) interweaves Western and Asian thinking. The ...

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  • Book Fair Frankfurt, October 14-18, 2009 Hal 4.1., N 544 Photo: Peter van Galen

    Book Fair Frankfurt, October 14-18, 2009

    From Wednesday October 14th til Sunday October 18th Jap Sam Books has presented the new titles at the International Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany. This year China was the guest of honour.  For more information: www.buchmesse.deSpring 2010 Jap Sam Books will publish The Red Snowball. Ten Years of Cross-cultural ...

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  • Now available De Wereld op Zuid

    Now available De Wereld op Zuid

    On September 21st, the first publication published by Jap Sam Books was released: De Wereld op Zuid. Bouwen aan een brede school. More information about this publication is only available in Dutch.

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  • The Fringe projects in New York

    The Fringe projects in New York

    BOOK RELEASE: The Fringe Projects 1 - 10 by Henrik Vibskov and Andreas EmeniusSeptember 18th, 7.00 - 10.00 pm LaViola Bank Gallery, 179 East Broadway, New York The gallery is located on the Lower East Side.     New pancakes and old techno will be ...

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  • Selections forthcoming titles 2009 Cover design Power? ... To Which People?!

    Selections forthcoming titles 2009

    Two new publications by artist Jonas Staal, editor and translator Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei. Power? ... To Which People?!  and Macht?...Aan welk volk?! Release date: October 2009, booklaunch at Stroom, The HagueHow to tell a story of my father, author and artist Keiko Sato,  Release date: October 2009, booklaunch at Galerie De Expeditie Zsa Zsa ...

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