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Athens Art Book Fair 2022 23.09-25.09

Athens Art Book Fair 2022 23.09-25.09

From September 23rd to September 25th the Athens Art Book Fair takes place in Greece! Our friends of KYKLADA Press will kindly represent our publishing house at the fair. Athens Art Book Fair is an artist-run initiative aiming to bring together and showcase artist publications produced in Greece as well to create a link with publishing-based artistic practices internationally.

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Solar Futures and The Solar Biennale

Solar Futures and The Solar Biennale

September 8th Solar Futures by Marjan van Aubel was launched at Het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam. This publication explores the past, present and future of solar energy, beautifully designed by Studio Joost Grootens. This event kicked of The Solar Biennale, an initiative by solar designers Marjan van Aubel and Pauline van Dongen. For seven weeks, the biennale focusses on the human angle: a solar-powered world goes beyond scientific research and uniform solar panels, after all. 

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WIELS Art Book Fair 2022 17.09-18.09

WIELS Art Book Fair 2022 17.09-18.09

This weekend the WIELS Art Book Fair is back! The annual book fair takes place in Brussels and gathers independent art book publishers, book lovers, collectors, artists and many more. This year we will host booksignings by Arjan van Helmond, author of What speaks to us and Rune Peitersen, author of Raabjerg at our booth as well as a reading video performance by Ruta Butkute and Emily Kocken, authors of How To Make Sculpture Move. We look forward to meeting you at our booth!

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BOOK LAUNCH INVITATION 'Solar Futures: How to Design a Post-Fossil World with the Sun'

BOOK LAUNCH INVITATION 'Solar Futures: How to Design a Post-Fossil World with the Sun'

Jap Sam Books and Marjan van Aubel would like to invite you for the book launch of Solar Futures on 8th of September at Het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam at 13:30 PM.

Solar Futures, the past, present and future of solar energy mapped out by award-winning solar designer Marjan van Aubel. Additional texts by Matylda Krzykowski and Sander Mann, Edited by Marjan van Aubel and Eleonoor Jap Sam and with a beautiful design by SJG (Joost Grootens, Dimitri Jeannottat and Julie da Silva). With the support of the Creative Industries Fund NL, Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds and the Sandberg Institute.

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CHART Art Book Fair (DK) & book signing 'RAABJERG. Rune Peitersen'

CHART Art Book Fair (DK) & book signing 'RAABJERG. Rune Peitersen'

Our good friends at Really Simple Syndicate Press will be representing our publishing house at their booth at the CHART Art Book Fair in Denmark from August 26th until August 29th! A selection of our publications will be for sale. On the first day of the fair there will be a book signing by Rune Peitersen for his new publication RAABJERG, published by Jap Sam Books and beautifully designed by Edwin van Gelder (Mainstudio)

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Jap Sam Books at Fanzineist Vienna Art Book & Zine Fair online edition

Jap Sam Books at  Fanzineist Vienna Art Book & Zine Fair online edition

A selection of our publications is on view at the virtual art book & zine exhibition by Fanzineist Vienna until August 25th! Fanzineist Vienna brings together small and independent publishers. Their goal is making zines and art book smore accessible to its audience through exhibition, workshops and lectures whilst introducing newcomers to the culture of self-publication.

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Video reading: 'Every Day Until Antwerp' - Fragment III

Video reading: 'Every Day Until Antwerp' - Fragment III

It is time for the third and last fragment of the video readings from the publication Every Day Until Antwerp! In this series, Jacqueline Schoemaker takes the viewer with her on her journey to Antwerp through fragments from the book. 

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SAVE THE DATE! Boek lancering 2 september 'Doorways. Michiel Kluiters'

SAVE THE DATE! Boek lancering 2 september 'Doorways. Michiel Kluiters'

Jap Sam Books, kunstenaar Michiel Kluiters en ontwerper Edwin van Gelder  (Mainstudio)  delen met trots de aankondiging aan van Doorways. Michiel Kluiters bij Athenaeum Boekhandel in Amsterdam. De publicatie bevat een collectie van recente fotografische werken door Michiel Kluiters die ruimtelijkheid verkennen, met een prachtig ontwerp door Mainstudio.

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