š! #24 'Urban Jungle', will be released on 23 February 2016
It’s time to face up to the unpleasant corners of the city! Twenty-two international artists will take you to some of the darkest spots in the urban jungle.
Cover: Līva Kandevica (Latvia) Contributors: Abraham Díaz (Mexico), Amanda Baeza (Chile/Portugal), Ann Pajuväli (Estonia), Dace Sietiņa (Latvia), Daria Tessler (Finland/USA), Disa Wallander (Sweden), Elīna Brasliņa (Latvia), G. W. Duncanson (USA), Hicham Amrani (France), Jean de Wet (South Africa), König Lü.Q. (Switzerland), Lee Kyutae (South Korea), Līva Kandevica (Latvia), Luke Pearson (U.K.), Mārtiņš Zutis (Latvia), Mathilde Van Gheluwe (Belgium), Sami Aho (Finland), Tara Booth (USA), Tsuchika Nishimura (Japan), Vivianna Maria Stanislavska (Latvia), Ward Zwart (Belgium) and Zane Zlemeša (Latvia).
Format: A6, 164 pages, full-color, perfect bound, high quality and environmentally friendly Munken paper.
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We're very happy to announce our first long form book in the new kuš! mono series! The End of A Fence by acclaimed illustrator and author Roman Muradov is out now!
What if we were segregated by compatibility? What if we agreed on everything, from haircuts to philosophy? What if we had no sides to take? What would remain in the middle? Inspired by J.G.Ballard, Ai Weiwei, Jonathan Monk and all the recent horrors in the news. Imagine a community willfully segregated by OkCupidish algorithms… or don’t–Roman Muradov did it for you!
Format: A6 (10cm x 15 cm / 4" x 6"), 100 pages, full-color, perfect bound. Released in November 2015. Printed in Latvia on FSC certified paper.
š! #23 'Redrawing Stories from the Past', released November 2015
Anthology with comics about victims of National Socialism by five European authors.
Cover: Paula Bulling (Germany) Contributors: Mārtiņš Zutis (Latvia), Max Baitinger (Germany), Paula Bulling (Germany), Vuk Palibrk (Serbia), Zosia Dzierżawska (Poland) and a postscript by Ole Frahm (Germany)
Format: A6, 188 pages, full-color, perfect bound, printed on environmentally friendly paper.
An exhibition of the project takes place in Berlin from November 6th, 2015 - January 3rd 2016.
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