Get ready for NYABF 2017 (NY Art Book Fair)
Say goodbye to your paycheck because the New York Art Book Fair (NYABF) is happening THIS WEEK!
What is NYABF?
An art fair featuring zine makers, small (read: affordable) print and book publishers, antiquarian dealers of ephemera and rare books, activist collectives and organizations, and a sprinkling of established presses and blue chip galleries. The fair is organized by NYC's patron saint of artists books, Printed Matter, and this year is it's 12th iteration.
Where is it?
When is it?
Opening night: Thursday Sept 21, 6 pm - 9 pm
Day 1: Friday, Sept 22, 1 pm - 7 pm
Day 2: Saturday, Sept 23, 11 am - 9 pm
Day 3: Sunday, Sept 24, 11 am - 7 pm
Tickets for opening night: $10
Rest of the fair: FREE!!!
You should read this blog post I wrote last year where I list all the reasons I like this fair so much: Favorite art fair - #NYABF
Also this blog post about all the things that caught my eye last year: Highlights from NYABF 2016
And this one about everything I bought: $150 @ NYABF 2016
And if you want to get technical: What is an Artists' Book?