PERSONAS 111 by Tomihiro Kono

Artifact & SPRINT



10 AM – 10 PM

Book Launch, Exhibition & Talk 


24.09.2020 | 10 AM – 10 PM


25.09 – 08 10 2020

11 AM – 6 PM by appointment

Artifact c/o Spazio Maiocchi

Via Maiocchi 5 MI


⤿ IGTV live on @sprintmilano

Japan-based artist, hair stylist & head designer Tomihiro Kono [河野富広] and photographer Sayaka Maruyama [Japan] will bring us in a journey to their world, made of Western and Eastern perspectives, dreamy imaginaries and contemporary approaches. A translation of Tomihiro's artistic grammar and references through a remote conversation led by journalist and curator Anna Battista [Italy/UK] live on IGTV.

⤿ screening on RSVP at Artifact

is Sold-Out!



SPRINT—Independent Publishers and Artists' Books Salon  |  Milano

272829 November 2020  |  8° edition

Istituto Svizzero – Spazio Maiocchi – Artifact – Afterimage


SPRINT is a non–profit artist–led platform, since 2013, composed by an Art Book Fair & Public Program [Display, Screening, Performance, Talk, Workshop, Frequencies, Fundraising Party], a Warm-Up series, a Risograph Printing Studio [soon] and a growing Collection, with the collaboration, among others of 


[selected Artists and Theorists] Félicia Atkinson, Barokthegreat, Alessandro Bava, Silvia Bianchi [Libros Mutantes], Buenos Tiempos, Int. [Alberto García del Castillo & Marnie Slater], Enrico Boccioletti, Pierrick Brégeon, Ulises Carrión, Charlotte Cheetham, Xin Cheng, Collletttivo, Claudia de la Torre, Derek Di Fabio, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Sara Enrico, Julien Fischer/RATS, Fillip, Eilean Friis-Lund, Ronnie Fueglister, Chiara Fumai, Gabber Eleganza, Pia Howell, IDIOLETTA [Mattia Capelletti, Costanza Candeloro], Maria Guggenbichler, Maren Karlson, Tania Grace Knuckey, Rada Koželj, Leonhard Laupichler, Stefanie Leinhos, LGG$B, Giorgio Maffei, Beatrice Marchi, Dòra Maurer, Antoine Orand, Francesco Pedraglio, David Reinfurt [1/2 Dexter Sinister, 1/4 The Serving Library, 1/1 O-R-G inc.], Elena Radice, Clément Rouzaud, Caterina Riva, Guadalupe Rosales [Veteranas and Rucas/Map Pointz], Christoph Schifferli, Andy Simionato & Karen Ann Donnachie, SUBBACULTCHA!, Tomboys Don't Cry, Natália Trejbalová, Wutangu


[selected Publishers] A Dance Mag Beirut, Andròmina Barcelona, Arcadia Missa London, Archive Books Berlin, Archivio Magazine Turin, AKV Berlin, Altalena Milano, Amphibia Turin, Anthology Editions NY, Atlas Projectos Lisbon,  backbonebooks Berlin, BATT Coop Paris, Blood Becomes Water Sofia, Boabooks Geneva, Camilla Candida Donzella Milano, Capricious NY, Colorama Berlin, Colpa Press SF, Compulsive Archive Milan, Dale Zine Miami, Ddoogg Vancouver, Delema Books with Paper Rad NY, Dominica LA, Edition Fink Zurich, Everyedition Zurich, Exo Exo Paris, Friends Make Books Turin, Fuzao Studio Milano, Girls Like US Amsterdam, Good Press Glasgow, Ikuru Kuwajima Moscow, Jungle Books St. Gallen CH, Kabul Turin, Kaleidoscope Milano, Kld Repro Copenhagen, Leebinsoyeon Seoul,  Landfill Editions Nottingham, Montez Press Hamburg, NERO Rome, NXS World Amsterdam, Occulto Magazine Berlin, Onomatopee Amsterdam, Panayotis Terzis NY, Perimeter Edition Melbourne, Petunia Paris, Pirlo Magazine Zurich, Prima Materia CAN, Public Collectors Chicago, Self Pleasure Publishing Milano, Shelter Press Rennes, Skinnerbook Jesi, Soybot Wien, Stay Alone Tokyo, Stolen Books Lisbon, Temporary Service & Half Letter Press Chicago–Auburn, Terranova Barcelona, TLTRPreß Berlin, Ultra Eczema Antwerpen, White Fungus Taichung City TW, Witty Kiwi Turin, & many others...