NY Art Book Fair
Held each fall, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s largest book fair for artists’ books and related publications, featuring over 370 exhibitors from 30 countries, and attended by over 39,000 visitors annually. Free and open to the public, the fair presents an active program of exhibitions, talks, workshops, book launches and performances, as well as many off-schedule events hosted by individual publishers. Since 2009, the fair has been held at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens.
LA Art Book Fair
The LA Art Book Fair, initiated in 2013, is Printed Matter’s companion fair to the NY Art Book Fair. Held at the Geffen Contemporary building at MOCA in downtown Los Angeles, the LA fair features over 300 exhibitors from the west coast and some 20 countries, and is attended by more than 35,000 visitors annually.
Contemporary Artists’ Book Conference
The two-day Contemporary Artists’ Book Conference is held in conjunction with the PM Book Fairs. The Conference focuses on emerging practices and provides a forum for critical discussions around art-book culture with distinguished artists and panelists.