NEWS

We are happy to announce our exhibitors for the 2017 SF Art Book Fair!

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. Please scroll down to see a full list of EXHIBITORS

Check back soon for PROGRAMMING, SPECIAL PROJECTS and EVENTS we have planned for this year's fair.  

To see all of our participants, programming and press from 2016, visit our archive page HERE

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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

Preview: Friday, July 21st:  6pm – 10pm

The 2017 SF Art Book Fair is an annual multi-day festival of artists' publications. This event is FREE and OPEN to the public and will feature artists’ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, zines, printed ephemera, and artists' multiples. These works will be presented by over 100 independent publishers, antiquarian dealers, artists, collectors, and enthusiasts. Over the course of the weekend, the fair will be complemented by a diverse range of talks, discussions, book launches, on and off-site special projects, exhibitions and signings.

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.

The SF Art Book Fair will be held at Minnesota Street Project. The project’s landmark location, 1275 Minnesota Street, houses 10 galleries, a not-for-profit, temporary exhibitions spaces, media room, and a recently opened restaurant.

PROGRAMMING & EVENTS

The SFABF public programs will take place across three spaces at Minnesota Street Project. The lounge will host talks and book launches, the media room will host screenings and digital work, and the garden will host workshops and activities.

COMPLETE LIST OF PROGRAMMING COMING SOON!

Limited editions

The following editions and merchandise were made to help keep the fair FREE and open to the public. Support the SFABF today! 

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KOAK Risograph Print

This 11 x 14 print is a limited edition by local SF artist KOAK, available only here and at SFABF while supplies last.

2 color Risograph print. Edition of 100.
Signed and numbered.
 

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Jason Fulford Print

This series of (5) 11x14 framed prints by photographer Jason Fulford were produced with Lightsource SF. They are unique images of the Prelinger Library and available only online and at the SFABF while supplies last. This edition will be available for delivery or pick up after July 20th.

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Tucker Nichols Tote

This limited edition tote is a drawing by local SF artist Tucker Nichols, is printed on a 100% natural canvas tote in two different color options.

Available only online and at the SFABF as supplies last.

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.

 

SponsorS

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