ECAL:MAAD & Designbolaget
Forlaget emancipa(t/ss)ionsfrugten
Études Books
Nicholas Gottlund
Joachim Schmid
Kodoji Press
Pist Protta
Shelter Press
Self Publish, Be Happy
Théophile’s Papers

Kunsthal Charlottenborg
Kongens Nytorv 1
1050 Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening weekend, performances,
live conversations: April 23-24, 2016
Exhibition ends: May 15

Manifolds were part of
One Thousand Books 2016

Manifolds was a group show with over 38 participating artists, invited by 13 publishers who, for this exhibition also function as curators. Throughout the opening weekend the publishers were present to talk about (and sell) their books, the artist(s) they have worked with and this current exhibition.

Each participating publisher presented an installation of works that relates to a specific artists’ book they have published. The selected artists’ works were shown both in the book form and as an exhibition.

The exhibition took place in the south wing of Kunsthal Charlottenborg as well as the public space of the adjacent neighbourhood. A program of performances, live conversations, etc. accompanied the exhibition during the opening weekend. The official exhibition catalogue was made in the form of a video – see below.

The exhibited artists were:
17 students at Master of Art Direction, ÉCAL. Direction Milo Keller and Claus Due (CH)
Adrien Vescovi (FR)
Anne Mette Schultz (DK)
Christian Aschman (BE)
Daniel Everett (US)
Elise Ladoué (FR)
Erik Steinbrecher (CH)
Felicia Atkinson (FR)
Jesper Fabricius (DK)
Jesper Rasmussen (DK)
Joachim Schmid (DE)
Johanne Løgstrup (DK)
Klara Källström (SE)
Kristoffer Ørum (DK)
Luke Stettner (UK)
Nicolas Gottlund (US)
Ott Metusala (EE/NL)
Sebastien Bonin (BE)
Thobias Fäldt (SE)
Ursula Reuter Christiansen (DK)
Valerian Goalec (BE)
Åse Eg Jørgensen (DK)

The exhibited projects were:
A Beach 1880-2013 – Book, print, mosaics, replicas
Thoughts on Denmark – Newspaper, signage, video, performance
Institute of Applied Speech – Wolf costume, chairs, book, performance
Throughout the universe in perpetuity – Paint, photographic prints, book
Margin Sculptures – Plywood, paint, book
E-Mail – Print, book
All for business – Fabrics, fruits, mixed media, poster
Nobody Expected There Would Be Much Discussion About It – Lamps, video, wall installation, book
Skarpretteren – Silk screen and acrylic on paper, sound, objects
Vanitas Danmark – Interactive installation, field office
A House A Dance A Poem – Mixed materials, video, sounds, performance
History Database – Prints, mixed media
Point of view – Group exhibition