Bergen Art Book Fair

Official opening – Thursday 17.11

Bergen Art Book Fair is opening its doors at 16:00 on Thursday with the sales booths available till 20:00 at Upstairs and INK. At 20:00 the Opening Ceremony starts at Landmark. The evening includes smalltalks, readings and music. More info below:

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16:00–20:00 The fair is open! 

National and international publishers, artists and designers are represented in three rooms at Bergen Kunsthall: INK Bookstore and Upstairs. Is also open from 11:00–17:00 on Friday and Saturday, 12:00–17:00 on Sunday!



20:00 – Hello and welcome

At Landmark Bar & Café! 

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20:30 – Eller med a

Eller med a (NO) is based in Oslo and Copenhagen, and run by Lotte Grønneberg, Marte Meling Enoksen and Karen Grønneberg. Eller med a initiate, publish, design and/or produce projects within the art and literature field. Eller med a will make a presentation on the design process behind a book.


20:15 – Fredrik Stenhjem Hagen

Poet & teacher Fredrik Stenhjem Hagen is opening BABF with his ode to the zine.

21:00 – Smalltalks!

Four publishers at this years BABF make a short presentation about their works. AltGårBra (NO), Back in two mins (UK), Jessica Williams (NO/US) and Skeivt Arkiv (BABF exhibition)

22:00 – DJs: KNA Hjulspinn

Espen Friberg and Bendik Kaltenborn, two smiling bastards without ears, lightens up the Seven Sisters with jolly piss songs you wish you had heard just a little bit before.

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