‘Gothenburg Art-Publishing Workshop’ transnational laboratory 


This two-day workshop is Focussed on publishing – both print and digital – also introduces idea of
digital presence management.

• How is the art, design and craft publishing market structured?
• What are the purposes of publishing as an independent creative arts or small cooperative?
• How does self-publishing work?
• From zines to brochures to blogs: What formats are possible with “no budget” and “small
budget” independent publishing?
• What are the analogue print and digital print and online publishing alternatives?
• Working with different skills: editing, imaging, designing, layout, distribution…
• The workshop includes break-out sessions and brain storming process on publishing ideas for
solo- and group-projects.
• Two weeks after the workshop there is an optional deadline for those who wish to develop a
specific publishing project.
• A one-to-one mentoring programme will be provided to any participant who comes up with a
specific proposal that is seen to have potential by the workshop team.

The two-day event is part of a four-day gathering of art publishers in Gothenburg (12 October to 15
October) and specialists on small scale and independent publishing, as well as the online platforms
PARSE, L’Internationale Online and major publishing houses.

Kjell Caminha, Esme Lindström
Dr. Nuno Sacramento,
Dr. Eva Weinmayr
Prof. Mick Wilson

Dates: Friday 14th October and 15th October
Location: Hdk-Valand Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden
Format: Presentations, Skills Audit, Break-out groups, Idea development and post-workshop one-to-one mentoring
Deadline for applying: 31 August 2022

Click here to register 

*The workshop is open to participants of any age (over 18) and no prior knowledge or ability is needed.
Participation is free of charge. Travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the
Open Up project.