Melbourne Art Book Fair 2020
13—15 March, 2020, Melbourne
- Melbourne Art Book Fair at the National Gallery of Victoria
- Get to know more about Valiz's (latest) publications and our upcoming books and projects for 2020!
What: Melbourne Art Book Fair
When: 13—15 March, 2020
Where: National Gallery of Victoria, 180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Organisation: National Gallery of Victoria
The annual Melbourne Art Book Fair will return for its sixth year in 2020. From 13-15 March the fair assembles publishers, artists, designers and writers from around the globe for over forty events including lectures, workshops, launches and performances. As part of Melbourne Art Book Fair, the NGV invites entries for The Cornish Family Prize for Art and Design Publishing from publishers, artists, designers, writers, curators and organisations around the world whose publishing practice explores art, design, architecture and contemporary culture. Perimeter Books, our distributor in Australia, will be present at the fair to tell everything about Valiz's publications.
Amsterdam-based artists, filmmakers, and designers Metahaven; designers of the Antennae-Arts in Society book design will present a keynote lecture at the NGV on 12 March. Their work occupies the intersection of poetry and storytelling, and engages propaganda, interface and geography. Metahaven Field Report is their first solo exhibition in Australia and is Presented by RMIT Design Hub Gallery and Melbourne Design Week / Melbourne Art Book Fair.