Risofest is Berlin’s first ever festival of Risography

Risography is a method of printing that blends screen printing with machine litho. Once the domain of church halls and political parties, the Riso aesthetic has since been adopted by Tourdulich artists, DIY bookmakers and designers who praise its slightly wonky look and affordability. In response to the method’s surge in popularity, are holding the very first , a festival devoted to the city’s Riso artists and studios. The event will feature exhibitions, workshops, book-launches and parties, from studios such as , and .

, takes place at Urban Spree, Revaler Str. 99, Berlin on Friday 5 May 2017. For more information, please see their Facebook event .

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Text: Siobhan Leddy