Tentakel mag @ Motto this week!

Posted in art, magazines on May 31st, 2009
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Joseph Churchward book.

Posted in books, typography on May 31st, 2009
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Joseph Churchward attempts to tell the story-in-process of New Zealand’s most prolific designer of letters to date. It comprehensively details Churchward’s myriad type designs – a total resource for type geeks of all ages. It includes a dustjacket that is also a typeface ready-reckoner poster.

Edited and designed by David Bennewith
Texts by David Bennewith, Rebecca Roke, Daniel van der Velden and Paul Elliman

Published by Clouds, Jan van Eyck Academie and Colophon
ISBN. 978-0-9582981-1-7

Softcover, 297 x 210 mm
278 pages, plus dustjacket + photograph insert
Colour & black/white images
English
Edition. 550 + 25  (unbound)

Cathedral launch: Tomorrow! 30.05.09

Posted in art, Motto Berlin event on May 29th, 2009
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Launch of the latest CATHEDRAL edition @ Motto Berlin – ANACHRONISMS & INTERFERENCES

Featuring:
Gaëtane Bodiguel / Gaëlle Boucand / Jean-Baptiste Bouvet / Joan Braun / Sophie Bueno-Boutellier / Eleonore de Montesquiou / Elise Florenty / Noa Giniger / Stefanie Heidhues / Anna Hughes / Mathieu Larnaudie / Xavier Mazzarol / Anne Neukamp / Bernd Ribbeck / Clementine Roy / NielsTrannois / Voin de Voin / Claudia Wieser / Francisca Wurz.
Art direction: Gaëlle Boucand

This edition considers some situations emerging in the city of Berlin as generators of forms of anachronisms & interferferences.
Cathedral is an editorial platform gathering different writers and artists. Publications feature works by a group of artists or sometimes by one single artist. Every work in Cathedral is made for and only for Cathedral.

DJs : Nicolas Delaroche, Mads Brunse, Guillaume Peitrequin (Wurm Dj’s/ Lausanne)

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TIME AND PORTRAITS by Shingo Wakagi

Posted in art, books, distribution, photography on May 29th, 2009
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TIME AND PORTRAIT features portraits of a number of artists from all around the world, mostly shot in their daily circumstances. You can take a glimpse of non-posy faces of Wolfgang Tillmans, Jim O`Rouke, Jim Jarmusch, Ari Marcopoulos, Ryuichi Sakamoto and many more.

Casa Brutus #111 (and back issues!)

Posted in design, magazines on May 28th, 2009
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The latest issue of Casa Brutus just arrived. And we still have quite many back issues in stock. (free shipping to Germany, drop us a mail).

FANTACHINO @ Chert Chino. (23-30.05.09)

Posted in books, events, exhibitions, Uncategorized on May 28th, 2009
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FANTACHINO
May 23 – 30, 2009
Skalitzerstrasse 68 – 10997 Berlin

www.chert-berlin.com

Fantachino is a temporary project organized by Chert Chino.

Presenting a small selection of comics, books, videos and films from the science fiction scenario, Fantachino offers a little look at the idea of future in our recent past.

SCREENINGS:

May 27, h.21.00
“Barbarella” directed by Roger Vadim (1968 – ITA/FRA)

May 28, h.21.00
“Million Miles to Earth” directed by Nathan Juran (1957 – USA)

May 29, h.21.00

“First Spaceship on Venus” directed by Kurt Maetzig (1960 – DDR/PL)

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BOOKS AND COMICS

“Science Fiction, du 28 novembre 1967 au 26 février 1968”
Auteurs et Musée des arts décoraifs, Paris 1967

“Pokalbiai Apie Moksline fantastika”
G.Gurevicis, Kaunas Sviesa 1985

“Trapplanetines Keliones”
A.A. Sternfeldas, Valstybine – Politines ir Mokslines Literaturos Leidykla, Vilnius 1958

“The Visual Encyclopedia of Science Fiction”
Edited by Brian Ash, Harmony Books New York
First published in great Britain in 1977 by Pan Books

“Stern auf Nullkurs”
Klaus Frühauf, Verlaug Neues Leben, Berlin 1979

“Grüne Mäcchen vom Mars”
Dieter Hasselblatt, Droste Verlog, Düsseldorf 1974

“Zangada”
Ziulis Vernas, Vaga, Vilnius 1983

“Penkiolikos metu Kapitonas”
Ziulis Vernas, Vaga, Vilnius 1979

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 25 Number 7, July 1951

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 30, Number 2, February 1956

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 31 Number 4, April 1957

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 31 Number 8, August 1957

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 27 Number 7, October/November 1953

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 31 Number 10, October 1957

“Amazing Stories”
Volume 31 Number 11, November 1957

“Amazing Stories”
Science Fiction Stories, March 1982

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VIDEOS

Trailer “Kronos (Ravager of Planets)” directed by Kurt Neumann, 1957

Trailer “Fantastic Planet” directed by René Laloux, 1973

Tailer “Robinson Crusoe on Mars” directed by Byron Haskin, 1964

Trailer “The Time Travelers” directed by Ib Melchior, 1964

Trailer “The Wild Wild Planet”, directed by Antonio Margheriti, 1965

Trailer “The Astro-zombies” directed by Ted V. Mikels,1968

Trailer “Teens in the Universe”, directed by Richard Viktorov, 1974

(песня психонавтов).

Trailer “Humanoid Woman”, directed by Richard Viktorov, 1981


Peeping Tom’s Digest launch. (23.05)

Posted in magazines, Motto Berlin event, photography on May 23rd, 2009
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mono.klub #24

Posted in art, fashion, Motto Berlin event, photography on May 23rd, 2009
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mono.kultur #20
Dries van Noten: A World in Season
“I love to learn from things I can’t appreciate.”

Interview by Claudia Riedel
Photography by Kai von Rabenau
Styling by Gunhild Kranz
Design by Gila Kaplan / Oded Korach

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Launch of mono.kultur #20
Tuesday 26.05.2009 / from 18h30

Motto Berlin
Skalitzer Srasse 68
10997 Berlin
U1 Schlesisches Tor

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Motto@W139. Amsterdam. 19.02.09

Posted in distribution, Uncategorized on May 14th, 2009
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(photo:David Cohen de Lara)

W139: Remain in light. (temporary bookstore).

Programme:

— Opening lecture by Wouter Davidts on Friday 15 May, 8 pm, on his
favourite art books, and on sense and nonsense of art books
— Philippine Hoegen of BAS/Bent Books, Istanbul, on their ‘artist­based
projects’
— XYM, web­based project, Marlie Mul and Ingve Holen on digital
publishing
— Lucas Evers / Creative Commons on flexible ways for authors, artists,
academics and publishers of dealing with copyrights
— Design research collective Metahaven on the making of their own book
“Uncorporate Identity” (released autumn ’09 by Lars Müller Publishers)
— Alexis Zavialoff of Motto Distribution, Zurich/Berlin, on alternative
ways of book and magazine distribution
— Artist Ad de Jong and designers Richard Niessen and Esther de Vries on
their special co­operation on the book “Start a New Art World”
— On guerilla marketing
— Designer/bookmaker Sam de Groot on literature/graphic design, how are
they linked for him, how are these books distributed?
— Paper workshops for beginners and advanced by Trudy Dorrepaal, Lecturis
printers
— Workshop on binding
— Booksellers in conversation
For more information, see www.valiz.nl/actueel and www.w139.nl

ANBERG TEMPORARY STORE (HAMBURG). 22.05.09

Posted in Motto Berlin event, Uncategorized on May 14th, 2009
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