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MCA Studio: Protest Bound, Artist Books for Resistance

  • Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago 220 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL, 60611 United States (map)

"**This event is free with museum admission, and Tuesdays are always free for Illinois residents.**

Seeds InService (SIS) collaborators Melissa Potter and Maggie Puckett use the haptic processes of bookmaking as spaces for alternative distribution, consciousness-raising, and public protest. These tactics are evident in the history of artists’ books, which range from Soviet sazmidat, a form of hand-copied banned books, to Riot Grrrl zines created for public readings and installations. Learn more:"