FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
MOCCA>Publications WIN BIG AT OAAG!!
Toronto, September 28, 2009 – At this year’s annual glittery OAAG Awards gala on September 25, two publications from the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art were presented with prestigious design awards! MOCCA congratulates Barr Gilmore Art + Design for the publication, Andy Fabo, and Brooklyn, N.Y. designer Jaspal Riyait for Balint Zsako: Drawings from the Bernardi Collection.
Authors: Andy Fabo, Annette Hurtig, David Liss (introduction), R.M. Vaughan
Editor: David Liss
26 pages, Concertina folded book, colour, full text in English, 19 x 19 cm
ISBN 978-0-9698547-6-0 Limited Edition Artist’s Book 2009
Balint Zsako: Drawings from the Bernardi Collection
Authors: Robert Curcio, Robert Enright, David Liss (foreword), Balint Zsako
160 pages, colour, full text in English,
24 x 31 cm
ISBN 978-0-9698547-7-7 2008
These award-winning books are among several recently released titles from MOCCA>Publishing. Other brilliantly-designed new releases available through MOCCA are:
Authors: John Bentley Mays, David Liss (foreword), Dennis Lee
Kent Monkman: The Triumph of Mischief
Authors: David Liss, Shirely J. Madill, Cathy Mattes, David McIntosh, Gerald R. McMaster, Kent Monkman
Editor: Audrey McClellan
Co-published with the Art Gallery of Hamilton, Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Glenbow Museum, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.
110 pages with 1 foldout, colour and sepia, full text in English, 23.5 X 27.5 cm
ISBN 978-0-88885-354-7 2008
Later this Fall MOCCA, with support from Partners in Art, will release another Barr Gilmore-designed beauty, Future Species, a lushly-illustrated hardcover featuring art and text by KC Adams, Floria Sigismondi, Edith Dakovic, Geoffrey Pugen, Nicholas Di Genova, Istvan Kantor, Karma Clarke-Davis, Mike Bilodeau, Steven Meisel, Camilla Singh, Cliff Eyland, Kristine Stiles and MOCCA Artistic Director and Curator, David Liss.
For a complete list of MOCCA>Publications click here today!
To order books:
– Visit the MOCCA media retail lounge at the gallery
– Visit the MOCCA booth to buy directly at the upcoming Toronto International Art Fair,
Metro Toronto Convention Centre, October 22 to 26, 2009.
GO TO MOCCA!
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