Date/Time: 31/01/2004 12:00 am
Book Launch for KnitKnit Issue #3
at Printed Matter, Inc.
Saturday, January 31, 2004 5 – 7 pm
Printed Matter, Inc. is very pleased to announce a book launch for KnitKnit Issue #3, an artists’ periodical dedicated to the intersection of traditional, utilitarian craft and contemporary art in all media. The book launch will take place at Printed Matter, located at 535 West 22nd Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, on Saturday, January 31, from 5 – 7 PM.
Printed Matter’s reception for KnitKnit Issue #3 will feature a vitrine installation
of textile projects, a screening of handcraft-inspired film and video, and a live
button-making presentation by the New York chapter of the Church of Craft. Artists whose work will be shown at the reception include: Jim Drain, Ara Peterson, Liz Collins, Peter Coffin, Sarah Shapiro, Beige Records, Sarah Dunbar, Jesse Alexander, Rebecca Vaughan, Stephen Beck, Michele Smith, Althea Merback, Emily Drury, and Habu Textiles.
KnitKnit’s website is http://www.knitknit.net
Printed Matter, Inc. is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1976 by artists and art workers with the mission to foster the appreciation,
dissemination, and understanding of artists’ books and other artists’ publications.