IBCF 2017 Last year we couldn’t attend to the first edition of the Independent Barcelona Coffee Festival and this year we couldn’t miss it. The IBCF of this year turned into our deadline to have Solo #2 ready so we couldn’t miss it again! Releasing the second issue of Solo in such a coffee-lover-enviroment was … Read More
Flavours Making Of Happy to show you this making of video done by Eli Apezteguia during the shooting of Flavours, an article you will find in Solo issue 2 about the flavours you can find in coffees. This article was made possible thanks to the collaboration of Mònica Figueras for the photographies, Nia Delfau for … Read More
Pessebre Market 2016 Pessebre Market, a market organized by Verbena and which aims to bring together some nicely curated local and national brands, celebrated its first edition this Christmas and we had the pleasure to attend together with Trasmonte in a shared stand. Despite the rain and wind of that weekend in Valencia it was … Read More
All Those Christmas Edition 2016 One year ago at All Those we met Rubén from Trasmonte and Bee Project was born, so it was really nice to attend this edition next to Trasmonte and offer our publication and some special Christmas Packs with honey and other products from Trasmonte. It’s always a pleasure to attend … Read More
Reviewing: Pet People Some time ago we participated in a giveaway organized by Pet People Magazine and we had the opportunity of winning a copy of the second issue of the wonderful publication, so we thought they deserved a spot in our Reviewing section, because we love it. Pet People is a project by Hilda … Read More
The Honey Afterwork: Bee Project Presentation We always like to collaborate with different projects, that’s why for the Bee Project presentation we wanted to get as many people involved as possible, specially when their way of doing and thinking is quite like ours. The Honey Afterwork was much more than just a presentation because each … Read More
Reviewing: Lunch Lady Having a place where you can discover new publications and magazines in a city is great and little by little there are a few places in Barcelona which are doing their best to bring new things into their shelves. Impossible is one of those places where you can find quite a nice … Read More
Sóc Lloc Exhibition During the past months we have been working in a special collaboration for the project Sóc Lloc. A project organized by a collective of photographers from l’Empordà, in Catalonia. The project showcases a selection of images about the different points of view of this part of Catalonia of each of the photographers … Read More
Reviewing a new magazine and other publications review section We’ve been thinking for a while now that it would be nice to update our blog with our recent magazine, book and other publication discoveries and new acquisitions. We love paper and specially all that has to do with editorial design, that is why we are … Read More
Summer Edition All Those Food Market 2015 We participated in the second edition of the All Those Food Market. A specialized gastronomic market, that took place the 13th & 14th of June 2015 in the incredibly nice building and gardens of the University of Barcelona in the city center. It was a great place to … Read More
Festa de Publicação Independente We attended the Independent Publication Fair in Porto the 6 and 7th of June 2015, which took place at We Came From Space. Here is a small sneak peek of our stay.
Featuring Ella Kookoo As with our other publications, for Solo we wanted to send a nice thank you detail to all pre-orders. On this occasion, Do the Print printed a nice two colour risography featuring an illustration by the talented Ellakookoo inspired in a dialogue from the film Coffee & Cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch. We … Read More
Coffee Riso Print We did a limited edition poster with one of Mònica Figueras’ pictures for Solo. The poster was riso printed by Lentejas Press and you can find it on sale in our online shop.
Libros Mutantes 2015 One more year at Libros Mutantes, making the most from our visit to Madrid and presenting Solo to the public.
Solo & Toma Café The 25th of April we did a little launching event of Solo at the great café in Malasaña called Toma Café. We couldn’t have done it in a better place. Thanks to Toma Café and Nomad Coffee for preparing such a great coffee and to all the people who came by.
Solo Short Videos We present you a series of short videos that show you what Solo is about. Like them? Pre-order your copy now.
The Folio Market The Folio Club organized its first self-publishing market the past December 2014. Two days with a nice market and different talks and activities related to publishing taking place in their nice printing place in the neighborhood of Poblenou where we were able to present our project to all assitants. © Photography by … Read More
AutoEdit Exhibition The Contemporary Art Center Huarte, in Pamplona, celebrated the past 17th of October 2014 the opening of AutoEdit. An exhibition focused on the recent indepent selfpublishing projects taking place in Spain. The exhibition, curated by Pablo Huércanos, shows a very complete selection of publications, with Minor, Memento and Atlas amongst them. © Photography … Read More
FLIA 2014 FLIA BCN (Independent and Self-published Book Fair) celebrated its second edition, this time with more people, more books, more fanzines and a new location: el Forat de la Vergonya in the central neighborhood of Born, a self-managed square by the neighbors of the place. © Photography by Mònica Figueras
Gutter Fest 2014 Second edition of Gutter Fest (9 & 10th of May at Hangar, Barcelona) and obviously we couldn’t miss it, sharing space with self-publishing of all kinds, lectures, workshops and concerts. Once again, a great pleasure. © Photography by Mònica Figueras
Pleasure paper bags For Libros Mutantes we wanted to make a promotional piece so the visitors could take with our publications. So we decided to do a screenprinted paper bag with a quote from Charles Eams we really like. Screenprinted by Barba.
Libros Mutantes 2014 This year we didn’t doubt in going over to Libros Mutantes again and spend a great weekend around incredible publications and lectures. Besides we had the chance of taking Memento with us and show it for the first time. A great pleasure for us! © Photography by Mònica Figueras
Minor presentation in Sandwich Mixto We decided to make the most of our trip to Madrid for Libros Mutantes, so we launched Minor again, this time in the bookshop/café Sandwich Mixto, placed in the food Market Antón Martín, right in the city center. We were able to project the teaser on the blind of a … Read More
A display for Minor Portable display designed for Minor with the intention of being able to store and exhibit the publication in different spaces in a very simple and practical way. Original design and execution by Albert Jornet.
Minor for real © Photography by Mònica Figueras
Minor presentation in Impossible Barcelona We launched Minor the 13th of February 2014 in Impossible Barcelona. We had disposable cameras for the people to take the pictures of the event, the film of Eskenaziencursiva, cold beer and besides everyone could complete its publication choosing the postcard of the back cover. It was a pleasure to … Read More
Eskenaziencursiva for Minor This time we had the pleasure to collaborate together with the girls of Eskenaziencursiva for a pre-order and presentation film about Minor. They did a great job capturing the soul and body of the project.
Do the Print for Minor This time we collaborated with Do the Print to print the special set of postcards for the pre-orders of Minor. Do the Print is a collective of authors with a self-publishing label and a risography printing shop based in Barcelona.
Vermouth with Morro Fi We were invited by the bookshop La Central to present our project and our second issue Vermouth together with Morro Fi, a vermouth and appetizer producer from Barcelona. We got together in the terrace of the bookshop and had a nice talk with those who came by to have a drink … Read More
In the mood for Vermouth © Photography by Mònica Figueras