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Copy editing: Aaron Bogart
Silk screen printing: Sarai de Haan
Made possible by the AFK / Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst.
Boxset Soleca Planedocontains the triptych Lonely Planet,in which artist Susan Kooi is recontextualising and poetically reconstructing ceramic artefacts, exploring the material as a time machine. Each publication is an alternative travel book for a place with a long clay tradition, showing the works Kooi made during her trips, their background stories adapted into essays, (science) fiction, poetry and manga by various writers. Campania Felix contains terracotta works made in the Campania region in Italy, Yamatai Koku (邪馬台国) is set in Arita, Japan and revolves around porcelain, and inEscoural-O-Novothefocus lays on the glazing process of the Evora region in Portugal.
Including: Lonely Planet: Campania Felix, Lonely Planet: Yamatai Koku (邪馬台国), Lonely Planet: Escoural-O-Novo