CatalogueFriends Our Family
We’re over the moon to announce that Catalogue take over KK Outlet’s gallery throughout October 2015, with their first solo show, Friends Our Family.
Friends Our Family; a retrospective look into Catalogue Graphic Design’s working practice over the past 5 years featuring work from Catalogue, Catalogue Library and friends. On show is a wide range of past works from Catalogue as well as unseen projects from the recent expansion of Leeds > London.
Catalogues independent publishing platform, Catalogue Library, serves as an integral part of Friends Our Family, and will showcase brand new and unseen publications. The brand new issue of Library Paper, issue 06, was unveiled to much applaud at Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair and features an absolute whopping array of creative contributors, 40 in total, including Colophon Foundry, Heavytime Books, Elena Gallen, Russell Maurice (Gasius), Mehdi Lacoste, Hassan Rahim, Amanny Ahmad, Joshua Gordon, MOOD NYC, Jamie Reid, Polanski Magazine, Studio Yukiko, Tim Head, Nous Vous, Trevor Hernandez (Gang Culture), Wax Magazine + many more.
As well as work from Catalogue and Catalogue Library, a specially curated room features new work for the show, on sale, limited edition screen prints from 5 artists and designers that have helped shape, mould and support Catalogue – includes Catalogue (UK), Colophon Foundry (UK), David Rudnick (UK), Eric Hu (US) and Hassan Rahim (US). This forms one of the most important aspects of Catalogues practice and will continue to do so. In turn, the prints help illustrate the name of the show; Friends Our Family.
In the KK Outlet shop, Village, the independent book store and gallery based in Leeds, presents a curated selection of self-published zines and contemporary art, design, fashion and photography books from established and independent publishers.
Abundant thanks to The Pickle House who shall be serving mouth wateringly yum drinks at the Friends Our Family launch party on Thursday 1 October 2015 7-9pm.