June 01, 2011 - June 3, 2011

Venezia (IT)
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The Book Affair 
GAGARIN was invited to take part in The Book Affair, a two day independent art publishers fair that will take place in Venice at the occasion of the four opening days of the 54th edition of the Venice Art Biennial (1-4 June, 2011) with the aim t gather some of today's most interesting independant art publishing projects. The Book Affair is organized by Automatic Books, the independent publishing house based in Venice and run by Tankboys, Elena Xausa and Tommaso Speretta.
Metricubi, Campielle delle erbe 2003, Campo San Polo, Venezia 30125, Italy
Thursday,
Friday,


May 15, 2011

Amsterdam (NL)
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Amsterdam Art Book Fair 2011
The first Amsterdam Art/Book Fair presents a high-end international selection of art publications. The fair reflects emerging practices and new developments in artistic practice through a selection of publishers from 16 countries.
De Brakke Grond, Nes 45, NL-1012 KD Amsterdam
Saturday, 1pm - 7pm
Sunday, 11am - 6pm


May 29, 2011 - May 29, 2011

Prague (CZ)
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We are closing in 21 days
"We are closing in 21 days" is organised by a group of young designers from Prague. The event will include a presentation of books and magazines, some lectures, and Czech fashion. The idea is to also introduce independant publishing to a wider Czech audience.  
Oldschool, Hermanova 37, Prague 7, 17000, Czech Republic.
Daily, 1 - 8pm
Sunday 29 05, Closing Party 


April 28, 2011 - May 1, 2011

Brussels (Belgium)
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ART BRUSSELS 2011

GAGARIN will be present in a private booth at the media section of this yaers ART BRUSSSELS. ART BRUSSELS offers a choice of 167 galleries and has the most international profile of any other fair in Europe, with over 80% of its participants coming from over 25 countries.
Brussels Expo, halls 1 & 3, Place de Belgique, 1020 Brussels
Wednesday, noon - 4 pm (preview - by invitation only)
Wednesday, 4 - 10 pm (vernissage - by invitation only)
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 12 - 7 pm


March 31, 2011 - April 3, 2011

Brussels (BE)
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PA / PER VIEW Artbook Fair 2011
PA / PER VIEW will bring together a selection of some 30 leading artist book publishers at WIELS during the first major retrospective of David Claerbout's work. Will be present: 2ND Cannons, A Etsante, A Prior, AKV Berlin Publishing, Archive Books, Arts Libris, Bartleby & Co, Bookworks, Culturgest, Daviet-Thery, Editions Fink, GAGARIN, Gevaert Editions, Jan Van Eyck Academie, Kaleid Editions, Kaleidoscope, Lubok Verlag, Making Do, Manifesta Journal, Mer. Paper Kunsthalle, More Publishers, Mousse, Onomatopee, Pork Salad Press, Post Editions, Raina Lupa, Ridinghouse, Roma Publications, Torpedo, Tulipe and Roses, Witte de With, Zabludowicz Collection, Zavod P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E. and more from Motto...
WIELS, Centre for Contemporary Art, Van Voxemlaan 354, 1190 Brussels, Belgium
Thursday, 6-9pm (preview)
Friday Saturday Sunday, 11am-6pm


March 22, 2011 - May 22, 2011

Aranjuez (E)
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DE ZINES - About Independent Publications
De Zines is curated and designed by Roberto Vidal and Oscar Martin. De Zines is a take on contemporary editorial design. Visitors will find zines ranging from really cool DIY fabzines to sophisticated experimental publications and almost evrything in between.
Espacia para el Arte y la Cultura de Aranjuez, Calle Sann Antonio 49, 28300 Aranjuez, Spain
Thusday to Saturday, 6-9pm
Sunday, 11am-2pm


March 19, 2011 - March

Leipzig (DE)
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It's a book, It's a stage, It's a public space
Spector Books invites more than 20 "Micro-éditeurs" from all over Europe during this years Leiziger Buchmesse on March 19 in the foyer and on the stairs of the Centraltheater in Leipzig.
Centraltheater, Bosestrasse 1, 04109 Leipzig, Germany
Saturday, 12 - 8pm


February 16, 2011 - February 20, 2011

Madrid (ES)
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ARCOmadrid 2011  

GAGARIN will be present in a private booth at the renewed media section of ARCOmadrid 2011. With this years' focus on Russia, the ARCO will feature around 160 galleries from over 30 countries worldwide.
ARCOmadrid, Feria de Madrid / IFEMA Halls 8 and 10
Wednesday & Thursday, 12 - 8 pm (professional preview)
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 12 - 8 pm (general public)


January 30, 2011

Ghent (BE)
p r e s e n t a i o n   &   l a u n c h   o f   G A G A R I N   # 2 2
S.M.A.K. Museum of Contemporary Art Ghent

Since 2010, GAGARIN is supported by the Museum of Contemporary Art S.M.A.K. in Ghent, Belgium. Thus GAGARIN entered the living collection of the museum and will join - in complete independence - forces with the museum. To celebrate this unique agreement, S.M.A.K. is pleased to invite you to a special event with the presentation of the GAGARIN project and a public and in-depth conversation between Wilfried Huet, the editor and publisher of GAGARIN and Philippe Van Cauteren, director of the Museum. At this unique occasion the exciting new issue, GAGARIN #22, with special contributions by Joseph Kosuth, Paolo Chiasera, Matej Krén, Tintin Wulia, Alicja Kwade, Roman Signer and Eulalia Valldosera will also be launched. 
Museum of Contemporary Art Ghent, Citadelpark, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Sunday, 11am  (drinks will be served)  


January 25, 2011 - March 13, 2011

Zaragoza (E)
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DE ZINES - About Independent Publications

De Zines exhibition is curated and designed by Roberto Vidal and Oscar Martin. De Zines is a take on contemporary editorial desing. Visitors will find zines ranging from really cool DIY fanzines to sophisticated experimental publications and almost everything in between.
Espacio para el Arte, Plaza de Aragon 4, 50004 Zaragoza, Spain
Tuesday to Saturday, 6 - 9 pm
Sunday, 11am - 2 pm


January 21, 2011 - January 23, 2011

London (GB)
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PA/PER VIEW art book fair 2011
GAGARIN will take part in the PA/PER VIEW art book fair at the high profile arts space Zabludowicz Collection in London. Founded in 1994 by Poju and Anita Zabludowicz, the Zabudovicz Collection brings emerging art to new audiences and supports arts organisations and artists. This dynamic and growing collection spans 40 years of art from te 1970s to today. PA/PER VIEW will take place during the 3rd year of London's pre-eminent annual exhibition of recent graduates from Goldsmiths College and the Royal College of Art titled "Testing Ground". PA/PER VIEW will bring together 26 internationally selected art publishers.
Zabludowicz Collection, 176 Prince of Wales Road, London NW5 3PT, UK
Friday, 6 - 9 pm (preview)
Saturday & Sunday, 12 - 6 pm


December 5, 2010

Amsterdam (NL)
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SMALL PUBLISHERS FAIR
Some 100 small publishers from the Dutch speaking countries present their new and old titles in the field of literature, poetry, non fictioan and visual arts.
Paradiso, Weteringsschans 6-8, 1017 Amsterdam, The Nethelands
Sunday, 1 - 5pm 


November 4, 2010 - November 7, 2010

New York NY (US)
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New York Art Book Fair 2010
GAGARIN will take part in the NYABF2010, Printed Matter Inc's dazzling annual fair at PS1 for contemporary art books, art catalogues, artist's books, art periodicals and 'zines offered for sale by some 120 international publishers, booksellers and antiquarian dealers. Admission is free.
PS1 Contemporary Art Centre, 22-25 Jackson Ave at the intersection of 46th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101
Thursday, 5pm - 6 pm (preview, vip & press)
Thursday, 6pm - 8 pm (opening reception, free and open to the public)
Friday & Saturday, 11am - 7pm
Sunday, 11am - 5pm 


October 22, 2010 - October 24, 2010

Paris (FR)
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SALON LIGHT #7 
Salon Light is an initiative of CNEAI and the annual meeting of small publishers of the artists' publication at Point Ephémère, situated by the Canal Saint Martin in Paris. This seventh edition of the Salon Light is linked to the off program of the international art fair FIAC. SALON LIGHT #7 brings together some fifthy art publishers from around the world.
Point Ephémère, 200 Quai Malvy, 75010 Paris, France
Friday, 2 - 8pm
Saturday, 2 - 9pm
sunday, 12 - 6pm 


October 7, 2010

Strasbourg (Fr)
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LES LIVRES A VENIR

GAGARIN will take part in the exhibition "Le Livres à venir" (the books to come), organised by the Ecole Supérieure des Arts de Strasbourg, France. "Les Livres à venir" presents itself as a signal, It shows precise editorial statements. It will not just concentrate on the actuality of the moment, but show some of its intensities and signs that are representative by means of selected invitations. 
Ecole supérieure des arts décoratifs de Strasbourg, 1 rue de l'Académie, 67000 Strasbourg, France
Friday, 7pm: preview
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 11am - 7pm