Printed Matter’s 2022 NY Art Book Fair (NYABF) took place October 13–16, 2022 at 548 W 22nd St. Opening Night was on Thursday, October 13, from 6–9pm.Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair returned to the historic location of the very first Fair! After three years apart, we were grateful to reunite in person and celebrate the history and future of artists’ book publishing together.
The 2022 NY Art Book Fair took place in Chelsea, just around the corner from Printed Matter’s bookstore, the NY Art Book Fair (NYABF) is the leading international event for the distribution of artists’ books. Exhibitors included a broad range of artists, collectives, publishers, institutions, galleries, antiquarian booksellers, and distributors. This year’s Fair featured many of the longstanding exhibitors and programs that have come to define this beloved event, while also offering new ways to discover artists’ books and explore the full breadth of the art publishing community.
All Classroom programs are now archived on this website and our Printed Matter Youtube Channel! Click here to browse and watch.
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New Fundraising Editions Printed Matter presents new limited-edition artworks by Kerstin Brätsch, Mosie Romney, and Nick Sethi. Fundraising editions support Printed Matter’s year-round work of providing resources to artists and championing the artists' books and publications through programs and services including the NY and LA Art Book Fairs.
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Special ThanksPrinted Matter would like to extend gratitude to our cultural partners Dia Art Foundation, Hauser & Wirth Publishers, and Art21. We are especially grateful to David Senior, Alexis Lowry, Jake Brodsky, and Jurrell Lewis. Thank you to Leha Edwards and our venue partners Blace and Atlas Capital Group. Sincere appreciation to the entire dedicated staff of Dia Art Foundation. Special thanks to artists Kerstin Brätsch, Mosie Romney, and Nick Sethi for their generous contributions to Printed Matter's fundraising editions. Additional thanks to Du-Good Press, The Puzzled Co. by Waterjet Works, Supreme Digital, and Small Editions, for their support in the production of these editions. Thank you to NYABF 2022 supporters Cargo, Gucci’s CHIME FOR CHANGE, die Keure, GHP, Hyperallergic, Essentia, Zuzu, La Colombe, Monterone, BFA, Travis Bass and Bella Ciao and our other partners and in-kind sponsors. A very special thanks to AA Bronson, Philip Aarons and Shelley Fox Aarons, and Printed Matter's full Board of Directors for their participation and support.
Printed Matter is deeply grateful to the members of our NYABF Committee for their generous contributions towards the 2022 NY Art Book Fair: Lead Supporters Philip Aarons & Shelley Fox Aarons, Sarah Arison, Agnes Gund, Wade Guyton, Michi Matter Jigarjian, JLV Charitable Fund, Robin Wright and Ian Reeves Supporters Elyse & Lawrence Benenson, AA Bronson (honorary), Paul Cossu, Lauri London Freedman, Harper's, Karma, Lisson Gallery, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Maureen Paley, Gregory R. Miller, Modica Carr, Nontsikelelo Mutiti, Carolina Nitsch, Paula Cooper Gallery, Thea Westreich Wagner & Ethan Wagner. list in formation
NYABF 2022 Staff
Sonel Breslav – Director of Fairs & Editions
Sanjana Iyer – Fairs & Editions Coordinator
Raina Wellman – Fairs Assistant
Kimberly Corday – Head of Visitor Services
Cory Emma Siegler – Head of Exhibitor Services
Lena Hawkins – Head of Installation
Federico Bolagno-Romero and Douglas Hock – Music & Performance Production Managers
Kathleen and Christopher Sleboda – Head of Design & Print Production
Eliana Jreije, E.R. Pulgar, Leslie Rosario-Olivo – Fair Interns
NY Art Book Fair is generously supported by:
Support for Printed Matter, Inc.Printed Matter thanks its current funders: AG Foundation, Arison Arts Foundation, Cowles Charitable Trust, The Cy Twombly Foundation, The David Rockefeller Fund, The David Teiger Foundation, Frances and Benjamin Benenson Foundation, Henry Luce Foundation, Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, John W. and Clara C. Higgins Foundation, The Jill and Peter Kraus Foundation, Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, The Willem de Kooning Foundation National Endowment for the Arts, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and New York State Council on the Arts. We are also grateful to our Members, our Gallery Circle, and individuals worldwide for their support. For a complete list of our supporters, please visit printedmatter.org.
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