micro-utopias from Montevideo, Uruguay


NUESTRO NORTE ES EL SUR. ANTIFASCISTA, DISIDENTE Y SUDACA.


THE SOUTH IS OUR NORTH.
ANTIFASCIST, DISSIDENT AND SUDACA.



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☞ Program during PMVABF 🍿

Watch "Juntxs", shortfilm by Brian Ojeda. Dissident poem by pablo gabriel.


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"Publishing in troubled times", talk with Latin American publishers friends.




Visit and follow us: www.microutopias.press @microutopiaspress

Hola! Welcome to microutopías at PMVABF 2021. ☺

NYC Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair pmvabf.org/Uruguay


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We're an indie publication studio from Montevideo (Uruguay), it is art books production and risopress oriented, around sociopolitical artistic works. Considering the publishing process as a creative act and a reflective exercise of graphic activism, in the construction of new counter-narratives from the south. 

We also organize the Montevideo Art Book Fair. Join us!

 

Learn more about the project ↓



*interview for Irudika Festival 2020 🇪🇸



#Talk

Arte Impreso en Tiempos Revueltos

Publishing in troubled times

How to sustain a creative practice in times of new urgency?
How to respond to the current moment from our practices, tools and strategies?
How to continue publishing, producing and circulating?

With Latin American Publishers friends from Brazil, Argentina, Chile, México and Uruguay:

Ana Luiza Fonseca / Edições tijuana (Río de Janeiro -SP), Magui Testoni / Feria Paraguay (Buenos Aires), Tonah Trejo / Esto es un libro (Ciudad de México), Laura Daviña / Publication Studio San Pablo (San Pablo), Noe Mercanzini / Estampa feminista (Buenos Aires), Rodrigo Dueñas / Impresionante (Santiago de Chile), Lucas Fiorucci / Conquista editora (La Plata), Flavia Bomfim / FILExpandido (Salvador de Bahía) & Cecilia Arbolave / Lote 42 (San Pablo), hosted by Darío Marroche / microutopías (Montevideo).


Hola! Hello! Oi! Ciao! Salut! Yassou! Hallo! Hej! Alô! Privyét! Ni hao! Konnichiwa! Namaste! Annyeong haseyo! Jambo! Schalom! Hola! Hello! Oi! Ciao! Salut! Yassou! Hallo! Hej! Alô! Privyét! Ni hao! Konnichiwa! Namaste! Annyeong haseyo! Jambo! Schalom!

Juntxs (2021)


"Together" by pablo gabriel 🇺🇾  
 
Queer text / transfeminist manifesto by pablo gabriel, as a visual poem print.

The graphic artwork uses the inclusive vowel of the typeface "Cuir Roman Times" by LGD

entonces
van a tener que cazarnos a todes
nos van a tener que encontrar
nos van a temer
nos intentarán atrapar
con sus manos pesadas
su sentir oscuro
y si nos alcanzan
sólo si lo logran
van a atarnos las manos
y pegarnos bien fuerte en la boca
hasta que sangre
y aún así no podrán callarnos..


︎ $5 USD (plus shipping) ︎ Add to Cart

Risograph printed
42 x 29.7 cm (A3)



Watch "Juntxs", shortfilm by Brian Ojeda 🍿

Publication as a creative act / Publication as a reflective exercise / Publication as an affirmation of here and now / Publication as a construction of historical memory / Publication as an excuse for gathering / Publication as a generation of micro utopias / 

Hacia un perfil del arte latinoamericano (2021)


"Toward a Profile of Latin American Art" by microutopías 🇺🇾  & editora editora 🇧🇷
 
Publication-catalog of the exhibition "CAyC: Towards a Profile of Latin American Art" presented by the CAyC of the Group of Thirteen and special guests, in 1972. The Art and Communication Center of Buenos Aires (CAyC) was an institution that was dedicated to the dissemination of conceptual art in Latin America in the 1970s.

The co-editing exercise incorporates Brazilian and Uruguayan works to the original repertoire as a critical and political gesture.

︎ $10 USD (plus shipping) ︎ Add to Cart

Risograph printed
40 pages
20 x 30 cm