HDK Zine Archive documents traces of material work through different formats. This explorative documentation works in relation to issues and methods of self-publishing and the zine, both as object and as possible method for collecting and disseminating knowledge. Adjacent to the workshops there will an exhibition of small-format zines collected by Mattias Gunnarsson and a display of the latest donations to the HDK Zine Archive.
Mattias Gunnarsson is a is an artist and a senior lecturer in Design at HDK – Academy of Design and Crafts. He has a great interest in, and work with zines, self-publishing, publishing as artistic practice and issues revolving independent publishing. Mattias Gunnarsson continuously publishes zines and art publications that he trades in an international network of likeminded zine makers.
As a part of the installation, the HDK Zine Archive is open for donations to the collection.
HDK Zine Archive will be presented in the Studio at Röhsska 8-13th October.