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Volume 1 MTL

ARCMTL presents VOLUME 1 MTL : ART AND THE BOOK, Montreal’s first annual conference and fair devoted to books on art and artists’ books. The first edition of this conference will take place from October 15 to 21 2018 in various locations in Montreal, ending with an art book fair on October 20 and 21 at the Société des arts technologiques (SAT). Applications for tables for the fair are now open here.

VOLUME 1 has been a long time coming ! After New York, Toronto and Vancouver, Montreal will finally have its own Art Book Fair and conference. VOLUME 1 will present works and programming in both English and French, including artists and publishers from all over Canada, the US and elsewhere.

For more information, visit the Volume 1 MTL website here, and follow it on Facebook or Instagram.

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