“FRUIT. Focus on contemporary art” is a project about international self-publishing art editions. Created in collaboration between Cultural Association Crudo and Artelibro, “FRUIT” is focused on contemporary art. The most innovative 50 self-publishing art editions will be displayed in a large collective exhibition space inside the Palazzo Re Enzo e del Podestà. Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2012.

The 9th edition of Artelibro Art Book Festival will take place in Bologna from September 21-23, 2012 inside the Palazzo Re Enzo e del Podestà, Piazza Maggiore. Each year the event attracts a consistent number of art book publishers, fans and professionals as well as those interested in art and artistic publishing.  In 2011 there were 50,000 visitors. This year’s theme is Books Collecting books: collecting means seeding.

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