The Positions and Situations Project: Back-to-the-land Letters Vol 1: 1968-1973

The Positions and Situations Project: Back-to-the-land Letters Vol 1: 1968-1973
Author: Alex Arzt
Publisher: The Positions and Situations Project
Language:
Pages: 142
Size: 29.5 x 24 cm
Weight: 576 g
Binding: Softcover
ISBN:
Availability: In stock
Price: €70.00
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Printed on a Riso RZ390UI
9 colors
Perfect bound
Cougar Natural Smooth paper
Edition of 60 + 2 artist proofs

22 ads
20 letters
2 interviews

This volume was printed on a Risograph, whose lineage comes from the Mimeograph and Gestetner, two processes once used to print underground and alternative newsletters, magazines, and posters. Looking a lot like a copy machine, the Riso offers a do-it-yourself, economical process that prints one color of ink at a time using a thermal cut screen from a digital image.

Given the size and scope of The Positions and Situations Project, it will be printed in three separate volumes. Volume 2 will cover years 1974 to 1975, and Volume 3 will pick up the rest of 1975 and finish up in 1976, the final year of the Positions and Situations section and the beginning of the end of the Back-to-the-Land Movement.