even my mum can make a book

a travelling archive project
Initiated by Gamze Özer, Timothee Huguet and Kristina Kramer this project shows alternative publishing like zines, fanzines, artist books and self made editions. Following an open call participants from all around the world submitted their works. The project has the aim to create an archive that will be expanding and traveling through different venues.

January 13, 2011 at 1:28am

open call #2

send 2 copies of your publications until 18.01.2011 to:
‘even my mum can make a book’
tatar beyi sokak 27 kuledibi beyoğlu 34425
istanbul turkey

the aim of the project is to bring together independent publications and to encourage people to distribute their ideas, thoughts via printed or handmade materials. it is about to share obsessions, passions and things in your mind on paper that can be shuffled and touched. it is an open call for everyone to enhance these form of expression!

all these publications are going to be collected in form of an archive that is continuously extended and meant to be traveling through different venues in turkey and abroad.

first exhibition took place in 15.09.2010 in manzara perspectives in istanbul.
second exhibition will be in 22.01.2011 in apartment project.

so everybody, we are waiting for you to make your own editions, or send the ones you already did. you are completely free about topics and format, you can even ask to your mother to collaborate with you.

we want people to go home and lie on the floor and make zine!

don’t forget to include the form in the envelope and also send by e-mail.

forms are available in www.bakkalpress.com


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