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'The Last Newspaper' available for purchase and distribution from Motto in Berlin

Image: Motto Distribution announcement.

'The Last Newspaper' exhibition catalogue is now available for purchase (€15, to buy email [email protected] ) as well as for distribution from Motto Berlin.

'The Last Newspaper' was a hybrid exhibition inspired by the ways artists approach the news and respond to the stories and images that command the headlines. Co-curated by Richard Flood and Benjamin Godsill, the exhibition was held at the New Museum, New York, from 6 October 2010 to 9 January 2011.

Alongside the exhibition, a number of partner organisations, including Latitudes, used on-site offices to present their research and stage public dialogues. ‘THE LAST POST’ / ‘THE LAST GAZETTE’ / ‘THE LAST REGISTER’… was an 12-page free weekly newspaper and an incremental exhibition catalogue edited during a 10 week editorial residency byLatitudes .

This published record, designed by Chad Kloepfer and Joel Stillman, is the surrogate catalogue of The Last Newspaper. Featuring over 100 contributors, including essays and interviews with participating artists, the compilation also brings together articles and special features around an expanded selection of work that addresses the news, the newspaper, and its evolving form and function.

Motto Berlin, a store dedicated to magazines, books and self published printed matter. Various presentations and publication launches take place every month.

Motto Berlin
Skalitzer Str. 68, im Hinterhof
10997 Berlin
U1 Schlesiches Tor
Ph: +49 (0)30 75442119
Fax: +49 (0)30 75442120

Open Monday – Saturday: 12h-20h

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'Portscapes' publication now available at Motto and Pro qm (Berlin) and La Central (Barcelona and Madrid)

'Portscapes' standard edition (green) and limited edition (white). Photo: Latitudes | www.lttds.org

We are happy to announce that the 'Portscapes' multi-part publication is now available at Motto in Berlin (location map), Pro qm (also in Berlin, see map) and in La Central (several locations in Barcelona and Madrid).


It is also available at the Museum Boijmans shop (in Rotterdam) and at SKOR, by emailing [email protected] or calling +31 (0)20 672 25 25.

Inside of 'Portscapes' box. On view production stills of Jan Dibbets' film. Photo: Latitudes | www.lttds.org

The bilingual English/Dutch publication was designed by Ben Laloua/Didier Pascal contains a miscellany of contributions by the artists, a cahier with texts on the projects, the prologue publication presented with the launch of the project in February 2009 and a DVD with 'behind the scenes' footage with interviews with 'Portscapes' artists. Please note there are two editions: Green box=standard and white box=special edition (includes Jan Dibbets' film '6 Hours Tide Object with Correction of Perspective').

Inside of 'Portscapes' box. On view CD with 'making of' videos of each project. Photo: Latitudes | www.lttds.org

Publisher: Port of Rotterdam Authority and SKOR (Foundation Art and Public Space, Amsterdam)

Publication date: 5 February 2010
Graphic design Portscapes: Ben Laloua/Didier Pascal with Marius Hofstede, Rotterdam.
Design various artists contributions: Edauw Design, Koudekerk aan den Rijn
Format: 33 x 27cm, box (green= standard edition, white = limited-edition)
Weight: c.900g
Print run: 800 copies of which 100 are limited editions
Project texts: Latitudes and Theo Tegelaers

The art section at La Central bookstore in c/Elisabets 6, Barcelona. Photo: La Central
La Central, several locations in Barcelona and Madrid, check www.lacentral.com

View of Motto in Berlin. Photo: Motto
Motto, Skalitzer Str. 68, im Hinterhof, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Mon-Sat: 12–20h
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Displaying 'Portscapes' at Pro qm, Berlin. Photo: Latitudes | www.lttds.org

Pro qm, Almstadtstraße 48-50, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Mon-Sat: 11-20h
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Founded in 2005 by Max Andrews and Mariana Cánepa Luna, Latitudes is a curatorial office based in Barcelona, Spain, that works internationally across contemporary art practices.

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