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Dubai Art Book Fair

Fully Booked premiered in 2017 as the only art book fair in the United Arab Emirates. The fair serves as a platform to consider the medium of the artist book as a “multi-site”— a tactile, portable, and accessible form. This form allows for the creative and democratic dissemination of information, while simultaneously enabling intimacy with content. The intention of the fair is to foster meaningful cultural exchanges between regional and international artist publishers, as well as the cultural practitioners and visitors present in Dubai during Art Week.

Contact

Fully Booked Co-Founders
Anthony Tino & Daphne Taranto

fullybookedfair@gmail.com

Advisory Circle

We appreciate the guidance and continuing support of Christina Skaf, Farah Al Qasimi, Mohammad Sharaf, Raneen Bukhari, Sarah Alfarhan, Sarah Burney, Shahrzad Changalvaee, and Somnath Bhatt.

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Identity by Alice Taranto

Site Design & Dev byLukas

Photography by Helga Traxler

Set in Sporting Grotesque

Distribution

Fully Booked has exhibited as a vendor in the following art book fairs, featuring creative MENASA publications & artists' books—often rare, hard to find, or in limited distribution.

Press Play Book & Music Fair
August 2018

San Francisco Art Book Fair
July 2018

Art Book in China (abC) Fair
June 2018

Philadelphia Art Book Fair
June 2018

Brooklyn Art Book Fair
May 2018

Odds & Ends Art Book Fair at Yale
December 2017

Chicago Art Book Fair
November 2017

Vancouver Art Book Fair
October 2017

BABZ (Bushwick Art Book & Zine) Fair
June 2017

Institutional Acquisitions

Art Jameel, Art Library
British Library, Arabic Collections
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), Library & Archives
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Davis Library

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