Category Archive: photography

Cold Open Verse @ Knockdown Center & Printed Matter’s New York Art Book Fair – MoMA I PS1

Cold Open Verse is a collaborative project Blonde Art Books and Poet Transmit (Victoria Keddie and Cat Tyc) for Knockdown Center, Queens, and Printed Matter’s 2016 New York Art Book Fair at MOMA/PS1.… Continue reading

BABZ FAIR 2016 – Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair

The fourth annual BLONDE ART BOOKS – BABZ FAIR will feature new and recent publications by independent publishers, and individual artists and writers. Since 2012, Blonde Art Books has been dedicated to promoting… Continue reading

The Photo Poetics Reading Room

An important element of the exhibition Photo Poetics: An Anthology is the accompanying reading room. The show is curated by Jennifer Blessing, working with assistant curator Susan Thompson, and currently on view at… Continue reading

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library

First we have to say how we are continually inspired by this image of the library in Stony Island Art Bank in Chicago which opened this September. The Stony Island Arts Bank is… Continue reading

NYABF 2015 Haul share

We survived the 2015 New York Art Book Fair! In the past we have covered the fair (2012, 2013, 2014) but since this was our first year participating in the fair, we decided… Continue reading

Alone together

Mara Hoberman: Do people leave things behind, little mementos, either evidence of their own work or just even personal items? Thomas Fougeirol: It’s funny; it’s really like a photogram. The darkroom is like… Continue reading

Dust: The plates of the present, February 2013 – July 2015

Dust: The plates of the present, February 2013 – July 2015 Curated by Sonel Breslav September 15th – October 17th Opening Reception and Book Launch – purchase here Tuesday, September 15, 2015 | 6 – 8pm… Continue reading

Visualize Total Annihilation

Such Mean Estate — Ryan Spencer Interview by Ashley McNelis Ryan Spencer, Such Mean Estate #55, unique panchromatic instant print, 2.9 x 3.7 inches From approximately 2011-2013, Ryan Spencer obsessively watched dozens of… Continue reading

In Conversation with Pierre Le Hors

by Ashley McNelis ——————– Born in Brittany and raised in Florida, Pierre Le Hors is now based in New York. We met in his Greenpoint studio to discuss his work but ended up… Continue reading

Baltimore, my love

We had a blast this weekend in Baltimore at Open Space‘s 6th Annual Publication and Multiples Fair (PMF). This year was the biggest fair yet with over 100 local and national publishers, artists,… Continue reading

Connect 4

1. With the launch of our bi-weekly NEWSLETTER we ask that those of you who follow our blog to subscribe to our newsletter HERE. 2. We post images, articles, and links to international… Continue reading

She Was A Film Star Before She Was My Mother

She Was A Film Star Before She Was My Mother was an exhibition curated by Sonel Breslav (founder of Blonde Art Books) at Dorsky Gallery, Curatorial Programs, May 4 – July 13, 2014.… Continue reading

All I want for Christmas…

Do the write thing this holiday season. Share your passion for art and books with your loved ones. Here are some of our favorite publications from this year alongside links to some amazing… Continue reading

An Objective Perspective – Interview with Matthew Leifheit by Kathleen Hefty

Kathleen Hefty recently sat down with founder and editor of MATTE Magazine, Matthew Leifheit to get a unique perspective on independent publishing and curating. Not only does Leifheit produce each issue of MATTE… Continue reading

Discussion & Launch @ICI

Blonde Art Books: Artist Conversation and Launch Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:30–8pm ICI Curatorial Hub 401 Broadway, Suite 1620 FREE and open to the public Please join us for a conversation with artist… Continue reading

2014 Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair

The second annual Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair (BABZ Fair) took place during the weekend of June 20 – 22, 2014. BLONDE ART BOOKS invited artists, writers, independent publishers, and designers to… Continue reading

Show your love… Holiday special!

Here are some books (and people) that we love – so show YOUR love. Be super & support independent publishing this holiday season. ——————- Shop Capricious — holiday deals include 40% OFF back… Continue reading

BABS @ #NYABF – Art Book Roadshow: Blonde Art Books 2013 Summer Tour

On SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 from 1:00-2:00pm Blonde Art Books will be presenting a program as part of The Classroom series at Printed Matter’s NYABF @ MoMA, PS1. Printed Matter, Inc. presents THE NY… Continue reading

‘Kitsch Encyclopedia’ by Sara Cwynar, a collaborative publication with Blonde Art Books

We are so excited to finally announce our fundraising campaign for BLONDE ART BOOKS’ first co-publication alongside artist Sara Cwynar of her book Kitsch Encyclopedia.  Please view the video below and follow the link… Continue reading

‘In Visible Cities’ A photo book by Diana Artus

Last year, one of the first posts on Blonde Art Books featured a hand-made book by Berlin based artist Diana Artus titled Those aren’t your memories, they’re somebody else’s (2011). The leporello, featuring… Continue reading

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