Extravagant Bodies // Extravagant Age: Inspiring old age -- body and mind on the fringes of social norm

Queen Mary University
The Pinter Studio
The Arts One Building
Mile End Road

Join us for a presentation of materials from the Extravagant Age Exhibition in Zagreb (2013) and  Belgrade (2014) and a book launch for the Extravagant Age Catalogue hosted by Olga Majcen and Suncica Ostoic of Kontejner in Zagreb and Milica Pekic from Belgrade.    

2014-05-23 to 2014-05-24

Psychopathologies of Cognitive Capitalism: The Cognitive Turn

Goldsmiths College
Room: NAB LG02
New Academic Building
New Cross

We are currently transitioning from an economic system dominated by artisanal and industrial production to one ruled by information with its emphasis on communication, affect and cognition. Not without controversy, the term cognitive capitalism has been coined to describe these new sets of conditions.


G . F Smith: Colour in Context

The Royal Institution of Great Britain
21 Albemarle St
London W1S 4BS


An evening of talks from Jordy Van Den Nieuwendijk, Anna Lomax and Hugo Putteart with an exclusive film screening of Colorplan 'Bright Red' at the Royal Instituion in Piccadilly.
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JocJonJosch // Hand in Foot BOOK LAUNCH // Jo Melvin & Anthony Gardner

Marcus Campbell Art Books
43 Holland Street
London SE1 9JR
tel. 02072610111
em. info@marcuscampbell.co.uk
web. marcuscampbell.co.uk

JocJonJosch: Hand in Foot is a book published to coincide with the art collective JocJonJosch's current exhibition in Sion, Switzerland. The exhibition is part of the Manor Prize 2013, a Swiss art prize which the collective were awarded last year.


BOOK LAUNCH // Becoming Invisible by Ian Whittlesea

Marcus Campbell Art Books
43 Holland Street
London SE1 9JR
Mon - Sat: 10:30 to 18:30
Sundays: 12:00 to 18:00
tel. (+44) 0207 2610111

Join us for the Book Launch of Ian Whittlesea's new book: Becoming Invisible, published by The Everyday Press.

The artist will be present, the book will be sold at a special discount. Drinks will be served.

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THE ANDREW PROJECT: A book launch and project by SHAAN SYED with a performance by BENNY NEMEROFSKY RAMSAY, featuring dancer/choreographer JEREMY WADE

Galerie Michael Janssen
Potsdamer Str. 63
Berlin 17085

Galerie Michael Janssen is pleased to host The Andrew Project book launch, a project by artist Shaan Syed. For the launch, Syed has invited artist and diarist Benny Nemerofsky Ramsay to create a new performance in which a man reflects on recent Berlin history while dancing at a nightclub.


BOOK LAUNCH // A School for Design Fiction by James Langdon

X Marks the Bökship
210 / Unit 3 Cambridge Heath Road
London E2 9NQ
Open Fridays & Saturdays 11-6pm

A school for design fiction was convened on 8 November, 2013 at Gallery for Contemporary Art, Leipzig. This itinerant school employs the curious genre of ‘design fiction’ to assert storytelling as the primary function of design, assuming that every artefact has the potential to express the character of the culture that produced it.


PERSONA in Amsterdam

Starts at 19.30, doors open at 18.45

@ Kunstverein
Gerard Doustraat 132
1073 VX, Amsterdam
+31 (0)20 3313203

“Readings on Embarrassment” – On the occasion of the launch of PERSONA* and Material Evidence**, with Melissa Gordon

2014-02-25 to 2014-04-12

Anagram Books @ Luminous Books

Luminous Books lightbox

Monday to Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturdays: 12 – 4pm


Luminous Books
Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design
1 Granary Square
Open Thurs & Fri 1-6pm & Sat 12-5pm


Best Dutch Book Design 2013 winners!

Dating back to 1926, the yearly judging of the Dutch Best erzorgde Boeken is the oldest of it’s kind in Europe. Due to several interruptions, the selection of books published in 2012 is the 54th one.