Saturday, 3 November 2012

YnY - Thanks and some dates for your diaries‏

Hey Yuck ‘n Yummers,
Winter looks set to be a social whirl for YnY and we hope that you can join us for some fizz and frolics along the way! So get out your diaries - we have a few dates that we’d hate for you to miss.

1 - Thanks!

Last Friday we had the launch of the Autumn issue of Yuck ’n Yum in the Hannah Maclure Centre, Dundee. Thanks to everyone who came and thanks to The Weeds for playing a wicked set with built-in raffle!
2 - Autumn issue now online

Featuring: Helen Flanagan, Pete Fleming, Erlend Tait, Hannah Harkes, Morgan Cahn, Ben Robinson, Alex Oleksyn, Serra Tansel, Kier Cooke-Sandvik, Ivan Grebenshikov, Damon Herd, Mark McAleese McQueen, Alex Tobin, Suzanna Clark, Russell "Inkke" Paterson, and Mark Wallace.

You can browse online, download a PDF or print off a copy old school style.

3 - YnY’s upcoming guest lecture at Gray’s School of Art /// November 5th

Alex and Gayle will be representing YNY at Gray’s School School of Art, Aberdeen on Monday the 5th of November where they will be giving a lecture about what YnY does and stands for. It starts at 1pm and is in the Scott Sutherland Building - they’d love to see you there!
For more details about the lecture programme please visit Guests at Gray’s

4 - Submission deadline for the Winter Issue /// December 1st

The submission deadline for the Winter issue of YnY has been announced. Please send black and white artworks to by December 1st. As always, we are super excited to receive your submissions. There is no theme, we simply select the strongest works from issue to issue. We've updated our submission guidelines, so if you are unsure of format, etc, please cast your eye over 'How to submit' .


5 - YnY exhibition at DCA During Book Week Scotland /// 24 November 2012 - 1 December 2012

For Book Week Scotland, Dundee Contemporary Arts will be presenting a display of books, published ephemera and zines all made by artists. The display will draw on works from a number of sources including work from the Centre for Artists’ Books which is based in the Visual Research Centre in the building. There will also be a focus on Yuck ’n Yum and the unveiling of new books from DCA’s recent exhibitions programme by Ruth Ewan and Torsten Lauschmann.

We have selected images from issues of YnY past and present and will create an installation of these situated in Gallery 1 of the DCA.
24 November 2012 - 1 December 2012
Dundee Contemporary Arts

6 - Val Norris /// Guest Zine Project Update

By way of tantalising update, Val Norris is very near completion of her guest zine and we are looking to launch this in Dundee during the Winter months. In the meantime here is a beautiful image to whet your appetite!

Lots of love from Yuck ‘n Yum

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