Made on the occasion of Boo-Hooray’s Unobtainium Vol. 1 on December 6 + 7, 2019, this tote bag is packed with ephemera donated by artists and pulled from Boo-Hooray’s stacks. Limited edition of 50 bags, 100% of proceeds go directly to 8-Ball Community, who recently moved into a new space.
8-Ball Community Inc. is an independent not-for-profit organization that – through free, open-access platforms and events – nurtures and supports a community of artists. They provide virtual and physical meeting sites for people of all ages, genders, and backgrounds. Their mission is to generate collaborative and educational exchange through public access television and radio stations, an imprint, a self-publishing fair, a public library, an internship program, a residency and series of workshops in art-related trades. 8-Ball Community operates free of elitism and is governed by its participants.
Each tote bag contains:
-Cold Crush Brothers vs. Fantastic Romantic 5 Hip Hop Battle Test Press LP
-“7 Poems” by Charles Henri Ford original poetry zine published by Bardo Matrix
-Ed Templeton zine
-Editioned Bill Strobeck photo print
-Judith Malina and Julian Beck poetry audio cassette
-Sex Pistols zine
-Patti Smith Summer Cannibals original video premier invite
-Vintage Rock n Roll Coaster
-Paddington Printshop Zine created by Boo-Hooray on the occasion of the 2017 Printed Matter New York Art Book Fair
-8Ball informational pamphlet on their activities & how to get involved.