Past Events

Saturday 19 February

Frieze and MACK are thrilled to be joined by award-winning artist Thomas Demand for an exclusive signing of his most ambitious book to date, Mundo de Papel. Published by MACK this spring, Mundo de Papel uses sophisticated paper mechanics in the form of pop-ups to present the eight large pavilions Demand designed for his show at Centro Botín, expanding on the dialogue between representation and ‘real’ events at the centre of his work.

Monday 10 January 2022

This workshop led by the poet CAConrad will explore how cultivating our imaginations with a daily creative practice can enlighten and improve our lives. In this one-off event, CAConrad will use their (Soma)tic Poetry Rituals as a guide to help us see the creative viability in everything around us.

Thursday 13 January 2022

To celebrate the opening of 'A Pound of Pictures', accompanying the book of the same name, join Alec Soth at Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, to explore this marvellous new collection of peripatetic work reflecting on the photographic desire to pin down and crystallise experience.

Thursday 16 December

Doris Derby discusses her work as a photographer and organiser at the heart of the civil rights movements in the United States with artist Hannah Collins. Through a series of defining images, Derby reflects on the historical event she witnessed first hand and their lessons for today’s generation of activists and artists.

Wednesday 8 December

Join Joshua Chuang of The New York Public Library and photo-historian Miyuki Hinton for an immersive experience of Chizu (The Map), the legendary photobook first published by Kikuji Kawada in 1965. Learn firsthand why Chizu has been heralded as “the ultimate photobook-as-object,” the most famous and sought-after book in the history of Japanese photography. 

Saturday 19 March

Join Gerry Johansson at the opening of his new solo exhibition 'Gerry Johansson: The Books' for the launch of Spanish Summer, his latest distinctive landscape study, which draws on Johnasson's decades of experience as a master photographer and book-maker to re-envision the plains of central Spain.