FoLia the 1st International Artist's Book Fair in Guadalajara

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We feel quite honored to invite you to the 1st International Artist Book Fair and to introduce to you the general characteristics of this great event, which main target is to expose, to the specialized audience as well as the general audience, this artistic form of expression. There will be exhibited and commercialized a great diversity of works, from national and international artists, that use Artist Books as a tool of creation. Our interest is to invite you to become involved in this important event and to participate in its activities.

FoLia will take place in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, from the 19th to the 23rd of February of 2014, with its venue in the Instituto Cultural Cabañas – architectonic building from the XIX century – cataloged by UNESCO as a World Heritage class site. This event is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the State of Jalisco and the Ministry of Culture of Guadalajara City Council.

There will be plenty of activities during this FoLia, from which we can highlight the following: exhibition and sale of Artists Books, theoretical-practical workshops on the subject, ENCÍNTELA, International Symposium of Experts in Artist Books (conferences and round tables with the most relevant exhibitors in the subject), and the exhibition of the 47 selected works from the 2013 Lía, Artist Book International Contest.

Hoping that you will be able to participate in this event we remain at your service with the following email librodeartista.lia for any question, doubt or comment that you might have.

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