NEWS

Applications for the 2017 SF ART BOOK FAIR are now closed.

If you have already submitted, our committee is reviewing proposals and will be in touch soon. 

To see all of our participants, programming and press from last year, visit our archive page HERE

Also,  please follow us on instagram @sfartbookfair and scroll down to sign up for fair updates, previews and more.

ABOUT

The 2017 San Francisco Art Book Fair

1275 Minnesota Street, San Francisco CA 94107

Saturday, July 22nd: 11am – 6pm  Sunday, July 23rd: 11am – 5pm

VIP Preview: Friday, July 21st 5:30-6:30 Preview: Friday, July 21st:  6:30pm – 10pm

The 2017 San Francisco Art Book Fair is an annual multi-day festival of artists' publications. The fair includes artists’ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, zines, printed ephemera, and artists' multiples presented by independent publishers, antiquarian dealers, artists, collectors, and enthusiasts, as well as a diverse range of programs and live performances. 

The mission of the fair is to foster the unique art publishing community of the Bay Area while providing a platform for national and international publishers to exhibit their work to a new audience.

1275 Minnesota Street is a 35,000 square-foot building in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood that houses 11 galleries, temporary exhibitions spaces, a media room, and a cafe.

PARTNERS

The San Francisco Art Book Fair is organized by:

Minnesota Street Project is in San Francisco’s historic Dogpatch district, Minnesota Street Project offers affordable and economically sustainable spaces for art galleries, artists and related nonprofits. Inhabiting three warehouses, the Project seeks to retain and strengthen San Francisco's contemporary art community in the short term, while developing an internationally recognized arts destination in the long term.

Colpa is the collaborative practice of Luca Antonucci and David Kasprzak. They work together as a publisher, designer, printer and curator. They publish art books, limited edition prints and art objects, often working with artists on unique projects.

Park Life is an independent retail store and art gallery established by Jamie Alexander and Derek Song based in San Francisco. Park Life features art and design products culled together from all over the world and includes books, editions, prints, design objects, paper goods, original art and apparel. Park Life specializes in limited edition artist collaborations, having worked with dozens of artist over the last 10 years to produce products ranging from books, zines and prints to tees, skate decks, and objects.