PUBLISHING IS ALSO THE PRODUCTION OF A PUBLIC
17 July 2008, 8 pm
An Evening in two parts. Alexandre Dimos, Gaël Étienne and Véronique Marrier, editors of the Paris journal for graphic design Back Cover, will explain the reasons behind the change of names and formats from Marie Louise to Back Cover, and discuss the community of interest and aspiration that has formed recently in France around new trends in graphic design and typography.
Then, Alejandro Cesarco, the New York artist and editor of the A.R.T. Press series “Between Artists” will talk about artist to artist conversations, what makes a good pair, and how to create the conditions for an interesting dialogue to take place. He will also present the latest titles in the series: Maria Eichhorn/John Miller; Andrea Bowers/Catherine Opie; Martha Rosler/Paul Chan; Lawrence Weiner/Liam Gillick; Amy Sillman/Gregg Bordowitz; Silvia Kolbowski/Walid Raad.