ArtsLibris ARCO Madrid
For the third year, ARCOmadrid acknowledges ArtsLibris Barcelona as the fair of reference for the Spanish community of publishers by including it in its annual promotion of the sector dealing in artist’s books.
ArtsLibris Barcelona thus features as an entire section of the ARCOmadrid program, a world-renowned event that attracts a very high attendance of visitors.
This collaboration provides an excellent opportunity give both emerging and established publishers a boost, especially as Barcelona is fast becoming a point of reference thanks to its increasing presence in the art book publishing sector.
In 2018, ArtsLibris Barcelona increases its spaces inside ARCOmadrid, occupying more than 400 m2, to show the work of 30 international publishing houses. The ArtsLibris space also hosts a program of presentations of artist’s books, photobooks and publications with their authors and publishers.
SPEAKERS' CORNER MADRID 2018
Instantes Gráficos presents for the first time the book Tabula Rasa, by Carlos Ginzburg, with the artist and Carla Rey, director, who will also introduce the publishing group project.
Nocapaper Books & More presents a book by Nacho Martín Silva, from the Pocket Series collection (numbered artists’ book with an exclusive portfolio inside).
Tinta Invisible presents the project La singularitat és subversiva, led by Manuel Guerrero, with original graphic work by Hannah Collins, Joan Fontcuberta, Pedro G. Romero, Perejaume and Jana Sterbak.
Presentation of the publishing project consonni and the book Artoons by Pablo Helguera, with the artist Álvaro Predices, who translated the book.
Martín Vitaliti presents his new book Sin coordenadas (Tren en Movimiento Ediciones) with Glòria Picazo, curator, and the artist Francesc Ruiz.
Tristan Barbarà presents ab intra, with images by Quicu Estivill and text by Victor Sunyol, on the presence of the authors.
Nocapaper Books & More presents two books from the Special Books collection: Escombro, by Ignacio Pérez Jofre (published jointly with LA.GRAN) and the book by Laura F. Gibellini (published jointly with Slowtrack).
Presentation of Fanzinant, a project about photographic fanzine, La Rueda Distribución, specialized distributor of books and special publications, and some of their books.
Sic\Art Edicions presents their publishing project with some of the authors and the book Postales desde la acción crítica, on the presence of some of the 33 participating critics and curators.
Archeles Ediciones de Arte presents the new rotogravure Suite, Luz Solar.
List of Exhibitors ArtsLibris ARCOmadrid 2018
20th Century Art Archives (Cambridge) | AHORA, Ediciones de Bibliofilia y Libros de Artista (Murcia) | Alias (México) | Archeles Ediciones de Arte (Madrid) | Arte-blogarte (Buenos Aires) | Brumaria (Madrid) | Casa de Velázquez (Madrid) | Carmen Alonso Libros (Santander) | Carmen Araujo Arte Ediciones (Caracas) | Consonni (Bilbao) | Danilo Montanari editore (Ravenna) | Editorial RM (Barcelona/Mexico) | Enciclopèdia Art (Barcelona) | Fanzinant (Madrid) | Instantes Gráficos (Buenos Aires) | Juan Naranjo Galería de Arte & Documentos (Barcelona) | L’Arengario Studio Bibliografico (Gussago) | La Rueda Distribución (Madrid) | Librería el Astillero (Cantabria) | Mercè Soler Paperworks (Barcelona) | Naranja Librería & Editorial (Santiago de Chile) | Nocapaper Books & More (Santander) | Pacabooks (Gijón) | Photosai (Madrid) | Proyecto arte EDICIONES (Valladolid) | Studio Montespecchio (Modena) | Tinta Invisible (Barcelona) | Tristan Barbarà (Barcelona) | William Allen Word & Image (London)