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Artists and writers read from the books that always matter

Located at the Million Dollar Theater

ForYourArt and Goodreads in conjunction with Printed Matter, Inc.'s LA Art Book Fair 2016, present EVERBOOKS: Artists and Writers Read from Their Favorite Books.

EVERBOOKS will feature short readings by artists and writers from books they believe will inspire the artist in everyone, participants include: Eleanor Antin, Lisa Anne Auerbach, John Baldessari, Meg Cranston, Janet Fitch, Alex Israel, William E. Jones, Miranda July, Adam Linder, Joseph Mosconi, Kori Newkirk, Vanessa Place, Ana Prvački, Aram Saroyan, Barbara T. Smith, Jesse Stecklow, Mungo Thomson, and Mary Weatherford, moderated by Hans Ulrich Obrist. 

For the project, artists and writers were asked to create handwritten lists of books they consider influential and timeless. A broadsheet of their lists will be available for free at the event and published on Goodreads. Books by the participants will be available for sale at the event by Artbook / D.A.P.

The event is free for ForYourArt and Goodreads readers. Use ticket code "ForYourArt" when checking out. 

Head to Grand Central Market for dinner before, or pick-up food to enjoy during the event, open until 9pm.

 

Earlier Event: February 11
William Leavitt: Behavior
Later Event: February 13
LA Art Book Fair