Events
2023
04.11.23
Official Handover of the Collection to the Bavarian State Library at SuperBOOKS Munich
Talk with Lilian Landes, Bavarian State Library, and Sabine Brantl, Haus der Kunst Munich, about the artistic potentials of print-on-demand, which is basically nothing other than the matrix print of the third millennium. Afterwards, the “Library of Artistic Print on Demand” will be officially passed as a gift to the Bavarian State Library. The talk will be broadcast live at 2pm on Radio 80000 (https://www.radio80k.de/about/projects/super-books/).
03.11.23
04.11.23
apod.li on tour: Curated Table
Exhibition @ SuperBOOKS 4, Munich
02.11.23
18.02.24
apod.li on tour: Exhibition at German National Library, Leipzig
With “The Ugly Duckling of Publishing? Books on Demand”, the German Museum of Books and Writing is presenting the first-ever selection of artistic and experimental print-on-demand projects. This temporary exhibition is based on holding the Library of Artistic Print on Demand, through which Andreas Bülhoff and Annette Gilbert have been exploring this phenomenon and its various artistic subcultures.
02.11.23
Exhibition Opening
We look forward to an opening with: Johannes Neuer (Director of the German National Library); Stephanie Jacobs (Head of German Museum of Books and Writing); Dagmara Kraus (Poet); Annette Gilbert und Andreas Bülhoff (Curators) and DJ Shlucht (Musician).
29.04.23
Faire la perruque. Hijacking der Druckindustrie im Dienste der Ökologie
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ It's a book, it's a mess, it's an urgent matter to address!, Leipzig
20.04.23
21.04.23
Confirm and Publish. Print-on-Demand-Plattformpublikationen zwischen „imagined printedness“ und „public by default“
Annette Gilbert: Lecture @ conference "Banal Publishing. Practices, Procedures, Episteme of Digital Self-Publishing in Art, Literature and Science", Bochum
03.04.23
05.04.23
Confirm & Publish. Print on Demand Publishing in Times of Platform Capitalism
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ conference „(Un)Mapping Infrastructures: Transnational Perspectives on Modern Art, 1900-1970“, Zagreb
09.01.23
Den Kanon neu verkabeln. Postdigitale Bücher in Zeiten des Plattformkapitalismus
Annette Gilbert & Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ Deutsches Literaturinstitut Leipzig
2022
29.10.22
Trashy books?
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ The Shelf–Festival for Artistic Publishing, Sprengel Museum Hanover
13.07.22
Schlecht gemachte Bücher: Künstlerische Publikationspraktiken im postdigitalen Zeitalter
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ Lecture series "Digital Literature", University Würzburg
09.03.22
„There is no better transporter for a great idea than a book. A single book if needs be.“ Print-on-Demand als künstlerische Praxis
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ the Science Studies colloquium ETH Zurich (Prof. Dr. Michael Hagner)
18.01.22
Library of Artistic Print on Demand
Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle
05.01.22
Library of Artistic Print on Demand
Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ FH Dortmund's lecture series "dESIGN12+"
2021
16.03.21
Schlecht gemachte Bücher. Künstlerische Publikationspraktiken im postdigitalen Zeitalter
Annette Gilbert & Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ Staatsbibliothek Berlin's lecture series "Die Materialität von Schriftlichkeit - Bibliothek und Forschung im Dialog"
16.03.21
Launch of the Webarchive
Our new website and the database go online with the first 50 titles of our collection! Thanks to Katharina Nejdl, our web designer! In the next months, the rest of our collection will be added little by little.
11.03.21
Interview for The Impossible Library: The Print on Demand Myth: Hoping for Public Distribution
The Impossible Librarians from Hamburg did an interview with us about print on demand and our library. We thank Nina Prader for the great conversation!
2020
19.02.20
Library of Artistic Print on Demand. Collection and Research
Annette Gilbert & Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ erg Brussels
2019
22.11.19
06.10.19
Library of Artistic Print on Demand
Annette Gilbert: Talk @ Vienna Art Book Fair
04.10.19
06.10.19
apod.li on tour: Curated Table
Exhibition @ Vienna Art Book Fair #1
27.09.19
Blog post introducing our Library (in German)
Annette Gilbert, "Library of Artistic Print-on-Demand. Collection & ResearchBlog" @ blog "Kunst zwischen Deckeln. Künstlerbücher. Book arts. International."
26.09.19
Open Call
in Book Arts Newsletter 127 (Sept.-Oct. 2019)
29.06.19
Library of Artistic Print on Demand. Collection and Research
Annette Gilbert & Andreas Bülhoff: Talk @ Books Books (artists') Books Symposium, part of the exhibition DRUCK DRUCK DRUCK
07.05.19
'Poor Media': Print-on-Demand as Subversive Publishing Practice
Annette Gilbert: Lecture @ UCLA, creative writing course "Writing for the Internet" by Prof. Danny Snelson
15.04.19
'Poor Media': Print-on-Demand as Subversive Publishing Practice
Annette Gilbert: Lecture @ University of Boulder
2018
22.10.18
Schlecht gemachte Bücher. Subversive Publikationspraktiken der Neo-Avantgarde
Annette Gilbert: Lecture @ FAU Erlangen, Forschungscolloquium der Germanistik & Komparatistik