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In Memoriam: Lon Pennock (1945 - 2020)

'By investigating simple forms seemingly borrowed from objective reality, Lon Pennock developed an aesthetic language related to that informing Concrete Art, which draws solely on such geometric elements as the rectangular solid, the cube, the cone or the cylinder.' – Thomas Köllhofer

Artist/sculptor Lon Pennock died on March 9, 2020, after a short illness. Jap Sam Books published his last monograph Lon Pennock. Works in 2016 in cooperation with Foundation Lon Pennock. 

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07-09.02.2020 MOVEABLE TYPES

07-09.02.2020 MOVEABLE TYPES

MOVEABLE TYPES
Friday 7 February 2020, 6 – 11 pm
Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 February 2020, 11 am – 6 pm
Location: Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam
Free

MOVEABLE TYPES is a curated book event by Frances Horn, and highlights the importance of printed matter and publishing for contemporary art. At Witte de With, the fair presents 18 publishers that especially have a close relation to poetry and performance.

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2019 > 2020

2019 > 2020

In 2019 we celebrated 10 years of Jap Sam Books. A moment to pause and reflect, as well as to enjoy this milestone. We would like to thank everyone who has contributed to this 10 years. Happy holidays and the best for the New Year.

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24.11.2019 and 28.11.2019 Mediakunst Festival Arnhem

24.11.2019 and 28.11.2019 Mediakunst Festival Arnhem

At the end of this week the book A Critical History of Media Art in the Netherlands: Platforms, Policies, Technologies edited by Marga van Mechelen and Sanneke Huisman, designed by Mind Design, and made possible by Jap Sam Books, the Mondriaan Fund, the Creative Industries Fund NL, LIMA and V2_, is finally ready. On this occasion, Museum Arnhem and Focus Filmtheater will present the Media Art Festival Arnhem on Sunday 24 November 2019 from 11:00 to 22:00.

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