Photobook Exhibition at Grassi Museum 'Photobooks. Art Page by Page'

The definition of the photobook is as broad as that of photography, and ranges from handmade unique objects to smaller and larger print runs, from self-publishing and zines to rare, elaborately designed and bound editions. The exhibition shows a selection of German and international photobooks from the last decades, with a focus on exceptional design and storytelling. Curated by Calin Kruse and Silvia Gaetti.

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Credit: GRASSI Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Foto: Felix Bielmeier.

Credit: GRASSI Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Foto: Felix Bielmeier.

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Credit: GRASSI Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Foto: Felix Bielmeier.

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Photobook Exhibition 'Art Page by Page' at Grassi Museum of Applied Arts (Germany)

Credit: GRASSI Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Foto: Felix Bielmeier.

LEIPZIG PHOTOBOOK FESTIVAL
Parallel to the Leipzig Book Fair and as part of the exhibition the first Leipzig Photobook Festival will take place from 18 to 20 March 2022 at Grassi museum. Registration for a stand is open until 13 February. Individual artists and photographers are just as welcome as small to medium-sized independent publishers. Apply for the stand here.

The exhibition is accompanied by the catalogue published by dienacht Publishing.

The exhibition is running until April 3, 2022. More details on Grassi Museum of Applied Arts website.

Books featured at the exhibition:
Abel, Milou - Ik Ben Jou // Am Projects - Nocturnes // Arcara, Arianna/ Santese, Luca - Found Fotos in Detroit // Ariño, Israel - La gravetat del Iloc // Asselin, Mathieu - Monsanto: A Photografic Investigation // Bernal, Eden - Exiles // Bertok, Goran - Requiem // Borissova, Julia - Let me fall again // Brugner, Simon - The Arsenic Eaters // Catiere, Alexandra- Behind the Glass // Chanel, Alexine - In other People's Bathroom // Cupido, Paul - Mukayu // de Middel, Christina - The Afronauts // Dekens, Peter - Touch // El Nemr, Rana - Eenbes Tells // Eschborn, Claudia - 1520/21 // Frei, Andreas - Hab Acht // Glaubitz, Florian - CHOR // Gravlejs, Ivars - Useful Advice for Photographers // Helton, Lucy - Transmission // Hesper, Carina - Like a pearl in my Hand // Hoogland Ivanow, Martina - Speedway // Hui Hsien, Ng - The Weight of Air // Jung Min Cho, Oreo - The Dot // Kimura, Hajime - Snowflakes Dog Man // Koenning, Katrin/ Protick, Sarker - Astres Noirs // Krause, Birgit - Planetes // Kruithof, Anouk - Universal Tongue // Lazuka, Melissa - Fly Away // Lopez, Anais - The Migrant // Marzocchi, Marco - Oyster // Mészáros, Palíndromo - The Line // Milach, Rafal - The First March of Gentlemen // Mouraz, Tito - Open Space Office // Ohashi, Jin - Surrendered Myself to the Chair of Life // Okahara, Kosuke - Vanishing Existence // Prammer, Agnes - Totes Gebirge // Pufleb, Robert & Schlieper, Nadine - Alternative Moons // Singh, Dayanita - Museum Bhavan // Sauvin, Thomas - Until Death Do US Part // Unofficial Pictures - Gefährlicher Gegenstand: Eisenbahnstraße // Unverzart, Olaf - Leichtes Gepäck // Van den Elshout, Bruno - New Horizon // Vutuc, Sergej - No Skateboarding permitted // Xu, Xiaoxiao - Aeronautics in the Backyard //

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