Open Call Printing Plant Art Book Fair 22-24 November 2019
Looiersgracht 60
1016 VT Amsterdam
The Netherlands

As Looiersgracht 60 looks back fondly on the successful first edition of Printing Plant 2018 - a bespoke 3-day art book fair for like-minded, independent publishers - we are excited to announce that we will be hosting a second edition later this year on 22-24 November 2019, once again as part of Amsterdam Art Weekend.

Applications for the second edition of Printing Plant Art Book Fair are now open.

Submission deadline: 15 June 2019

All applicants will be notified regarding the selection by 15 July 2019.

- Registration is open to independent publishers, artists, non-profit organisations, collectives, small press publishers, museum and university press, distributors and specialist trade suppliers.

- Publishers are requested to be present during the entire fair (22-24 November 2019); Printing Plant reserves the right to decide which space is assigned to each selected publishing house considering the overall layout of the space.

- Application to Printing Plant is free. A participation contribution will be required of all selected publishers upon their acceptance to join the fair. Stall options and pricing are included in the open call information.

- Due to a great number of applications we receive, we appreciate if you could kindly provide the most recent and accurate information regarding your publishing activities.

- Please note your online application has only been successfully submitted, if you receive a confirmation email. If you did not receive a confirmation email, please email

Thank you and we look forward to receiving your application!

Email address *
Name of Publishing House *
Your answer
Primary contact person *
Your answer
Primary phone number *
Your answer
Street Address *
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Address Line 2
Your answer
City *
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Postcode *
Your answer
Country *
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Short introduction about your publishing house (max. 250 words) *
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Type of exhibitor (Please select one that represents you the most) *
Date of establishment *
Website URL or PDF portfolio (Please include a WeTransfer/Dropbox link to your portfolio) *
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Relevant images for communication purposes with credits. Please share a WeTransfer link or send the images via WeTransfer directly to
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Publications type (Please choose one or more of the following options) *
Number of titles that you have produced so far (Please include the ones you expect to publish in 2019) *
Please indicate if you would like to bring a specific selection of publications to the fair
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The design of the fair in the main exhibition space at Looiersgracht 60 is primarily vertical; a series of beautiful tall white, wooden panels with shelving to display your books will divide the original cardboard factory that now houses Looiersgracht 60.

Additionally there will also be small tables available for publishers presenting a limited number of publications.

Artists applying with one limited-edition artist book can apply for the shared artist table.

Please note that Printing Plant reserves the right to decide which space is assigned to each publishing house according to the overall layout of the space.

You can select you preference from the options below:

Stall Preference
• € 250,00 – Galleries, museum press, university press, distributors, and book dealers based in the Netherlands
(€ 170,00 fee for organisations based abroad)
• € 150,00 – Independent publishers, non-profit organisations and collectives based in the Netherlands
(€ 80,00 fee for organisations based abroad)
• € 70,00 – Individual artists based in the Netherlands presenting more than one publication
(€ 50,00 fee for artists based abroad)
• Free participation for individual artists - based in the Netherlands and abroad - who apply for the shared artist table
(max. 1 publication per artist)
Public programme
Printing Plant is accompanied by a public programme. The programme of carefully curated events aims to shine a light on an inspiring range of perspectives pertaining to art books and independent publishing. If you are interested in participating in the public programme, please answer the questions below.
How you would like to participate in the public programme? (Please select one from the list below)
Short text explaining the event(s) you propose for the public programme
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A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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