“C/O Berlin, International Forum For Visual Dialogues, will be presenting the C/O Berlin Book Days publishing event for the second time. In the courtyard of the historic Postfuhramt,more than 20 publishers will be introducing their latest publications on the subject of photography. The C/O Berlin Book Days will take place by the occasion of the opening of theLarry Clark Retrospective. The program includes book presentations, screenings,discussions and book signings.
After the success of the first Book Days in 2011, this yearC/O Berlin offers once again a platform for both young and established publishing houses to present their newest publications and encourages exchange in the field of self publishing. C/O Berlin dedicates special attention to the phenomenon of self publishing and questions the history and the status quo of this still recent trend in discussions. In addition, C/O Berlin supports five young self publishing houses with the realisation of their projects and provides their presence at the C/O Berlin Book Days. The critic and artist Joachim Schmid curates this section.
The participating publishers, magazines and artists are, amongst others: 1/2 Zines, ABC, ALBUM – Magazin für Fotografie, Bücher & Hefte, doyoureadme? . Ex Pose, FW:, Gloria Glitzer, Hatje Cantz, Je suis une bande de jeunes, Jung & Wenig, Kehrer Verlag, Kodoji Press, Kominek, Motto Berlin, Peeping Tom, Piece Of Cake, Romka Magazin, Self Publish Be Happy, Marcus Schaden, Anne Schwalbe und Seltmann & Söhne.”