• Printed Matter's LAABF15
  • Installation by Cali Thornhill Dewitt at LAABF15
  • LAABF15
  • The Printed Matter Booth at LAABF15
  • The view of Above, LAABF15
  • Printed Matter's Out-Of-Print Booth at LAABF15
  • The Visitor Services Staff at LAABF15
  • Gallery M at LAABF15
  • Gagosian's project room with Urs Fischer and chef Mina Stone at LAABF15
  • KARMA at LAABF15
  • KARMA at LAABF15
  • Tauba Auerbach and Brendan Dugan at KARMA's project room at LAABF15
  • Printed Matter's Max Schumann conversing with Lisa Anne Auerbach at LAABF15
  • onestar press / Three Star Books / OSMOS at LAABF15
  • Sam Falls signing books in the onestar Press / Three Star Books / OSMOS Project Room, LAABF15
  • Werkplaats Typographie, LAABF15
  • Werkplaats Typographie, LAABF15
  • Visitors at Werkplaats Typographie, LAABF15
  • BOOK MACHINE by onestar press, LAABF15
  • Artbook DAP at LAABF15
  • Gallery O at LAABF15
  • Gallery O at LAABF15
  • WSSF at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Exhibition of Dorothy Iannone's Artist's Books and Posters at LAABF15
  • Sara Greenberger Rafferty and David Kennedy Cutler's PAPER CUTS 2 at LAABF15
  • Guerrilla Girls at LAABF15
  • Hesse Presse at LAABF15
  • Ho99o9 at LAABF15
  • Trollkrem at LAABF15
  • Wacky Wacko at LAABF15
  • RAP at LAABF15
  • Modern Women at LAABF15
  • Capricious at LAABF15
  • Phil Aarons and exhibitor Matt Wobensmith at LAABF15
  • FIST at LAABF15
  • LA's ONE Gay and Lesbian Archives at LAABF15
  • Girls Like Us at LAABF15
  • Bad Looks at LAABF15
  • NO AGE playing Opening Night LAABF15
  • Spectators at LAABF15
  • Prince Rama performing Opening Night of LAABF15
  • Prince Rama performing Opening Night of LAABF15
  • Spectators at LAABF15
  • Thurston Moore performing with Jonathan Wiese at LAABF15
  • Lucky Dragons performing at LAABF15
  • KCHUNG broadcasting on Saturday of LAABF15
  • View of Gallery K (2014)
  • KesselsKramer (2014)
  • onestar press / Three Star Books and Florence Loewy (2014)
  • Front of the fair (2014)
  • Little Paper Planes (2014)
  • Blonde Art Books (2014)
  • View of the fair (2014)
  • Queer Zines Exhibition (2014), photo courtesy of Julie Grace Immink
  • Queer Zines Exhibition (2014)
  • Queer Zines Exhibition (2014)
  • Queer Zines Exhibition (2014)
  • Queer Zines Exhibition (2014)
  • Fabulousity Exhibition (2014)
  • A Performance on the Kchung Stage (2014)
  • The Courtyard outside The Geffen (2014)
  • (XE)ROX & PAPER + SCISSORS (2014)
  • View of the fair (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Edie Fake (2013)
  • REDFOXPRESS (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • "GSD: Skate Fate Till Today" exhibition (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Boo Hooray Larry Clark Pop-Up Shop (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Boo Hooray Larry Clark Pop-Up Shop (2013)
  • Friendly Fire and Zines sections (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Zines section (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • ARTBOOK | D.A.P. (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Secret Circuit (Eddie Ruscha Jr.) live opening-night performance (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • NOAH LYON / RETARD RIOT (2013)
  • Destroy All Monsters (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • View of the fair (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • View of the fair (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Exhibition A (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • Fritz Haeg Sundown Schoolhouse (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz
  • YES Press/Re/Search (2013), photo courtesy of Desilu Munoz

Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR 2015
January 30 – February 1, 2015
Preview: Thursday, January 29, 2015, 6–9 pm
The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

 

Printed Matter presented the third annual LA Art Book Fair, from January 30 through February 1, 2015, at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA.

 

A preview was held on the evening of Thursday, January 29, 2015, from 6 to 9 pm, at the Geffen Contemporary, with special musical performances by NO AGE and PRINCE RAMA.

 

Free and open to the public, Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists’ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines presented by over 250 international presses, booksellers, antiquarians, artists, and independent publishers. Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair 2015 saw over 34,700 visitors over the course of three and a half days.

 

Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR is the companion fair to Printed Matter’s NY ART BOOK FAIR, held every fall in New York. In September 2014, over 35,000 artists, book buyers, collectors, dealers, curators, independent publishers, and enthusiasts attended Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR.

 

FUNDRAISING EDITIONS:
Printed Matter is pleased to present several new Fundraising Editions to benefit the LA Art Book Fair. This year’s artists were Allen Ruppersberg, Cali Thornhill Dewitt, and Edie Fake.

 

Hours and Location

 

Preview: Thursday, January 29, 6–9 pm

Printed Matter’s LA ART BOOK FAIR, free and open to the public:
Friday January 30th, 12–7pm
Saturday January 31st, 11-7pm
Sunday February 1st, 11-6pm

 

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
152 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 626-6222
moca.org
(map)

 

For more information, call (212) 925-0325 or write
laartbookfair@printedmatter.org

THE LA ART BOOK FAIR is generously supported by:

CREDITS


For exhibitor and media inquiries, write to:
LAABF

Shannon Michael Cane, Curator
Jordan Nassar, Coordinator

Site design by Garrick Gott; development by Antarcti.cc.

The LA Art Book Fair is organized by Printed Matter, Inc.
© 2012 Printed Matter, Inc. All rights reserved.

Printed Matter, Inc. has received support, in part, through grants from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Rockefeller Brothers Fund (The Charles E. Culpeper Arts & Culture Grants), The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, The Lily Auchincloss Foundation, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, The Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Furthermore Foundation, The Harpo Foundation, The Cowles Charitable Trust, The Foundation for Contemporary Arts, The Mondriaan Fund, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, The Gesso Foundation, The Schoenstadt Family Foundation, Clinton Hill/Allen Tran Foundation, Society of American Archivists, The Hyde and Watson Foundation, Art Dealers of America Association, New York Council for the Humanities, Shapco, and individuals worldwide.