Category Archive: reading event

BABZ Fair 2017

BABZ Fair (formerly known at the Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair) is a weekend long event that features small press art and poetry publishers, and individual artist projects, alongside a program of… Continue reading

Reading Revisited: A conversation with Fabiola Alondra and Jane Harmon of Fortnight Institute

On Thursday, July 28 at 6pm, Fortnight Institute, a new gallery and bookshop in the East Village, will host an evening of readings performed by artists in their current exhibition, Summer Reading on… 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

Conversations with Canadian Publishers at the Vancouver Art Book Fair 2015

By Justina Bohach The 4th annual Vancouver Art/Book Fair took place from October 17 and 18, 2015 at the Vancouver Art Gallery. The event was presented by Project Space; a local non-profit that… Continue reading


The third annual BLONDE ART BOOKS BABZ FAIR will feature new and recent publications by over 30 invited independent publishers, and individual artists and writers working in and around New York. Book launches,… Continue reading

“Every life is in many days, day after day…

…We walk through ourselves, meeting robbers, ghosts, giants, old men, young men, wives, widows, brothers-in-love. But always meeting ourselves.” ― James Joyce, Ulysses BLOOMSDAY @ Knockdown Center 52-19 Flushing Ave Maspeth, NY 11378… 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

Born Again and Again and Again

On the chilly evening of February 14th, 2015, Cara Benedetto performed her Right to Romance. Hosted by Molasses Books and co-organized by Chapter NY and Blonde Art Books, Benedetto presented a new performance… Continue reading

Preview: Live from the NY Art Book Fair

On the evening of Thursday September 25, Printed Matter opened the doors to its ninth annual NY Art Book Fair, hosted by MoMA PS1. This is THE go-to event of the year for… 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


There are three really exciting book launches happening this weekend! First on Thursday, May 8, 6–9pm at MULHERIN + POLLARD I Could See Everything – An exhibition of new paintings and book by… Continue reading

…I write for myself and strangers.

For the second year in a row, Blonde Art Books will be participating in Triple Canopy‘s annual marathon reading of Gertrude Stein’s The Making of Americans: Being a History of a Family’s Progress.… 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

New Book by Japanther featured at New Frequencies Event

  Blonde Art Books is pleased to be participating in this upcoming event co-hosted by  Two Dollar Radio, A Strange Object, Kenning Editions, and JAPANTHER. We will be on-site with Japanther’s newest art… Continue reading

Blonde Art Books in Chicago at the Hyde Park Art Center

On Thursday, July 18th 2013, Hyde Park Art Center hosted Blonde Art Books’ final event of our summer tour. In Chicago that evening, we were joined by Matthew Metzger of Shifter Magazine, Marc… Continue reading

Blonde Art Books in Detroit at Salt & Cedar

On Thursday, June 13th, 2013, Blonde Art Books was joined by some of Detroit’s most interesting writers, artists, illustrators, poets, and book-makers for our event at Salt & Cedar, a letterpress studio in… Continue reading

Blonde Art Books at Nudashank, Baltimore

On Thursday June 20, 2013, Nudashank, an artist run gallery founded by Alex Ebstein and Seth Adelsberger and located in the H & H Building in Baltimore, MD, hosted Blonde Art Books for a… Continue reading


After months of planning we are pleased to finally announce the schedule for our upcoming BLONDE ART BOOKS TOUR. In each city we have organized one-day events that intend to investigate publishing and… Continue reading

BABZ Fair – Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair

Join us in celebrating the print culture community based in and around Bushwick with Bushwick Art Book & Zine Fair (BABZ Fair) taking place during the weekend of Bushwick Open Studios, (May 31… Continue reading

Book Table for Triple Canopy’s Marathon Reading of Gertrude Stein’s The Making of Americans

“If you can’t say anything nice about anyone else, come sit next to me.” …and with this Gertrude Stein quote we invite you to visit us this weekend at Triple Canopy‘s marathon reading… Continue reading

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