Category: Print

Keep on coloring!

Combine the recent all-ages craze for coloring with the exploration of digitized cultural heritage and you understand why I love #ColorOurCollections. #ColorOurCollections is a week-long coloring fest on social media organized by libraries, museums and other cultural institutions around the world. Using materials from their…

Pop-up (and) art – Madame Sonia Delaunay

If you love pop-up books and modern art, the pop-up book “Madame Sonia Delaunay” (Tate Publishing, 2015) by Gérard Lo Monaco is for you. It’s a great way to tell your children or parents about colors, shapes and lines as well as explore a female artist who was also…

What Is Contemporary Art?

Over the years I’ve seen many books that try to somehow “explain” art to children, and from my opinion, “What Is Contemporary Art?” from 2012 is definitely the best introduction to the world of contemporary art (not only for children) you can find. So it was not very surprising to me when…

Et voilà: Go Fanzine Camping in Lyon!

FANZINE CAMPING is a new festival dedicated to graphic design, fanzines and music for kids and their friends organized by a fanzine lover collective in Lyon, France. On the last weekend of May, there will be artists and fanzine makers signings, book trade, exhibits, music shows, movie screenings, readings, several…