#Independent Publishing Platform
This platform aims at highlighting the field of independent publishing in its full diversity. Several local, regional and national independent publishers and distributors are invited to take part in the platform and present their publications alongside a showcase of artists’ books.
The three components of this platform are: the collective readings sessions, the presentation of art books published by independent initiatives, and the artists’ books display.
- Tatiana Fiodorova
- Nicoleta Moise
The participants in the collective reading program are: Ana Bilbao (editor Afterall journal, London), editorial collective of Cutra (feminist magazine, Bucharest), Adriana Gheorghe (artist and writer, Bucharest), Delia Grigore (Romani writer, academic, and activist), Radu Pavel Gheo (writer, Timișoara), Leah Whitman Salkin (editor and co-founder 28 November, bookshop / reading room, Tirana).
The participants in the in the platform dedicated to independent publications are: Art Encounters Foundation, Interart TRIADE Foundation (Timișoara), The most beautiful books of Romania (cultural project dedicated to book design), Balamuc (artist collective, Timișoara), Două Bufniţe (bookstore, Timișoara), Tatiana Fiodorova (artist and educator, Chișinău), Nicoleta Moise (artist, Bucharest), Tijana Savatic (poet,Belgrade), Stevan Vukovic (theorist and curator, Belgrade), IDEA Publishing House (Cluj), kuda.org (artist collective, Novi Sad), PUNCH (bookstore and publisher, Bucharest / Timișoara), Institute of the Present (research and editorial platform, Bucharest), Galeria Posibilă (art gallery and publisher, Bucharest).