Paperwork 8/24
José Pedro Croft
Project curated by Gabriela Vaz Pinheiro. Paperwork was developed within (OFF)cycle: New Languages and Public Space.
CEC 2012
Fundação Cidade de Guimarães
40,5X27,8 cm
17,91X10,94 in
12 pages
5.000 copies.
Special collection of Paperwork, 150 copies in a box, numbered and signed by the artists.
Guimarães, Portugal
Offset two colours (black/red), folded pages.
This is the 8th issue of a collection of 24 numbers. The inscription in the back of the last page indicates the source of the images : “untitled, 2011. Mixed media on engraving”.
Quote from a document divulged by CEC – European Capital of Culture 2012: "Its dissemination in the period prior to the Capital of Culture has the purpose of fulfilling one of the functions implied in one of the programme's key concepts "New Languages", enabling a process of familiarization with the work of art's printed image (…) . Paperworks is a multiple handed to artists to intervene artistically. Artists are invited to use the newspaper format as an artistic surface, proposing the publication of existing work or of work produced specifically for this project, forming a collection unique to the Capital of Culture 2012".
Paperwork was folded and sent by post, as a regular newspaper, it was also freely distributed at art schools, Museums and Art Centres.

Paperwork 8/24 can be found at
- Gulbenkian Foundation Library, Lisbon; Serralves Foundation Library, Porto, Portugal.

- CLA - Cabinet du Livre d'Artiste, Université Rennes 2, France.

- MACBA, Barcelona, Spain.

- Proyecto 'ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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2013-07-29 20:48:27