Hverdag Books

Publications for and about the everyday


1/6 - 2/6  ◌  Kunstbokmessen Bastard at Oppland Kunstsenter in Lillehammer
1/6  ◌  Panel discussion on artist's books at Norsk Litteraturfestival in Lillehammer
23/4 - 13/5  ◌  RISOTTO'S RISO ROOM at The Glue Factory in Glasgow
20/4 - 21/4  ◌  Malmö Artists' Book Biennial at Victoriateatern in Malmö
8/2  ◌  Every Shore is a Treasury at Biblioteket på Westerdals ACT in Oslo


Å finne stemmen by Jessica Williams
A tragicomic take on learning a new language as a creative, non-white immigrant.

Plus: an "Association Game" featuring 10 other voices from countries as diverse as Sweden, Brazil, Japan and Jordan. Texts in both Norwegian and English with very unusual design solutions. Printed and bound (cut, folded, sewn, stapled, glued) by the artist on residency at Pamflett Self-Publishing Workshop.

16 x 23cm  ◌  85 pages  ◌  6-color Riso  ◌  Perfect bound  ◌  Edition of 100
Published with the help of Arts Council Norway + the cities of Oslo and Bergen.

ISBN: 978-82-93633-00-6

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400 NOK
40 EUR

Not ready for this world by Jessica Williams
A collection of short poems paired with images taken on Svalbard.

13 x 18cm  ◌  15 pages  ◌  2-color Riso  ◌  Bound with brads  ◌  Edition of 40
Published with the help of High Tide in Philadelphia, USA.

ISBN: 978-82-93633-01-3

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100 NOK
10 EUR

am I happy? by Jessica Williams

43.2 x 61cm  ◌  A2+ print  ◌  3-color Riso  ◌  Edition of 50 (signed on back)
Printed at Extrapool in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Shipped in a tube.

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350 NOK
35 EUR

Oslofjord by Jessica Williams
Broken down beach plastic masquerading as natural forms, collected in the inner Oslofjord by the artist over the course of 2016.

22.5 x 32cm  ◌  40 pages  ◌  4-color Riso  ◌  Staple bound  ◌  Edition of 200
Published through the generosity of Arts Council Norway + oslo soup

ISBN: 978-82-93633-02-0

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200 NOK
20 EUR

Oslofjord by Jessica Williams

22.5 x 32cm  ◌  A4+ print  ◌  3-color Riso  ◌  Edition of 50
Published through the generosity of Arts Council Norway + oslo soup. Shipped flat.

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150 NOK
15 EUR

Nature or plastic?

International stockists

Torpedo  ◌  Oslo, Norway
Mondo Books  ◌  Tromsø, Norway
Good Press  ◌  Glasgow, Scotland
Printed Matter  ◌  New York City, USA
Ulises  ◌  Philadelphia, USA
Seite  ◌  East Los Angeles, USA

Event Archive

26/11  ◌  Kunst & Design Marked by Blank Space at Kulturhuset in Oslo
14/11  ◌  Book Launch at Bar Lardo in Oslo
19/10 - 22/10  ◌  Bergen Art Book Fair at Bergen Kunsthall with Risoforeningen in Bergen
21/10  ◌  Book Lunch at Bergen Art Book Fair at Bergen Kunsthall in Bergen
9/10 - 22/10  ◌  Risograph-Residency at Pamflett in Bergen
15/9 - 21/9  ◌  Fotobokfestival Oslo at Youngstorget in Oslo
1/9 - 1/10  ◌  Lofoten International Art Festival with Mondo Books at Nordnorsk Kunstsenter
23/8 - 26/8  ◌  China meets Norway in a Bookshelf at Meridian Space in Beijing
11/8 - 13/8  ◌  abC / Art book in China at Shanghai Mingsheng Art Museum in Shanghai
24/6 - 5/8  ◌  Å vokse opp på Internett og papir at Deichmanske Grünnerløkka in Oslo
7/5  ◌  High Tide Zine Release at Ulises in Philadelphia

17/11 - 20/11  ◌  Bergen Art Book Fair at Bergen Kunsthall in Bergen
29/9  ◌  Book Launch at Galleri Storck in Oslo

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Site updated: 23/2-2018

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