Enter the zine room, an entire room dedicated to zines. Zines are self-published pamphlets. They're authentic, they're personal, and most importantly, they're limited edition(!!).
SQUELCH ZINES, the zine kids on the block. They’re the masterminds behind the zine room, and they're also super passionate and super willing to share the many stories behind the zines.
Zines are not dirty laundry. But they are an outlet for anyone to be heard. Anyone can make a zine! You can even bring your own to trade with the ones they have.
TheBookShow is aptly named, because it literally is a book show within a book show. This is local art made accessible, we approve!
Bananafish Books have come all the way from Shanghai and they're here to give you a swimmingly good time with tons of fresh colours.
See through Hong Kong artist Charlene Man's rose-tinted glasses. She paints a pretty picture of life in pastel pink, and pet lovers will definitely appreciate her unique take on our non-human BFFs.
Thanks to some visiting friends from the Bangkok Art Book Fair, you don't even have to fly to Thailand to get a sampling of their vibrant art scene.
"Back in the day, the MRT logo looked like a piece of bacon", is what you can tell your grandkids. Temporary Press condenses nostalgia into a tiny green booklet chock-full of logos and symbols.
This is also where Art meets Math. Titled “Reduce to Improper Fraction”, and “24 Dessins Isometriques”, these two geometric books are signed and numbered (only 20 available). Grab one fast!
Insta darlings @ChirashiBomb and @guanyinma have stickers, prints and zines up for grabs. Do we smell an upcoming collab?
This year's iteration of Singapore Art Book Fair is the brainchild of Festival Director Renée Ting. Check out their website at http://www.singaporeartbookfair.org/