News from Anatol Knotek

march 2014
falling alphabet
falling alphabet by anatol knotek

»falling alphabet« by anatol knotek

handmade, 26 pages, 21,5 x 7,5cm, sewn bindings, hardcover;
limited edition of 26 pieces;

each book has a unique cover, dedicated to one letter of the alphabet.

for more information or if you have any questions, please send me an e-mail.

january 2014
wachsein von anatol knotek

»wachsein« by anatol knotek

handmade book including one poem in german language on 12 pages of differing sizes.
limited edition of 50 pieces,
hardcover, hand-bound, numbered and signed;

send me an e-mail if you like more information.

august 2013
anachronism - typewriter poetry by anatol knotek

»anachronism« typewriter-poems by anatol knotek

unique, handmade book, 16 poems, DIN A6, with sewn bindings, hardcover;

»usually a book is just a copy - but not this one. every poem is individually written with my typewriter (adler triumph gabriele 10), so each single page is unique. out of about 90 poems i chose 16 for each book, therefore also the contents varies and is never the same.«

send me an e-mail if you like more information.

summer 2013
features, interviews & book publications
body magazin feature
[BODY magazine feature]

may 2013
new book
2 4get her typewriter poems by anatol knotek

»2 4get her« typewriter-poems by anatol knotek

handmade book, 50 typewriter-poems, limited edition: 250 books, each hand-numbered and signed by the artist, DIN A6 (4.1 x 5.8 inches), paperback;

february 2013
unique chapbook

»anachronism« typewriter-poems by anatol knotek
unique, handmade chapbook, 16 poems, DIN A6, with sewn bindings, softcover;

october 2012
book publications
art moves festival

»kunstwelten«, boesner (de)
»the last vispo«, fantagraphics (us)
»ripley's special edition 2013«, ripley publishing (uk)
»a global visuage«, edition ch (at)
12.9. - 16.10.2012
art moves festival
art moves festival
[photo credit: galeria rusz]

i take part at the international billboard festival »art moves« in toruń (poland).

»official homepage«
24.07. - 17.08.2012
group show
gallery artefakt
strauchgasse 2 (palais ferstel), 1010 vienna
opening hours: monday to friday 1pm - 6pm
poetryfestival berlin
poesiefestival berlin 2012
i was invited to make a »pecha kucha« performance at the poetryfestival in berlin. (academy of fine arts)

you can listen to the presentation »here« (in german)
february/march 2012
international press
metro zeitung budapest
interviews and articles about my written portraits have been published worldwide (canada, mexico, chile, netherlands, portugal and hungary) in the newspapers »metro«, »the telegraph« (online) and the »huffington post« (online).
1.03. - 19.3.2012
exhibition in vienna:
galerie artefakt 2012
from the 1st to the 19th of march 2012 i exhibited my work together with my father, the sculptor TEK, in the gallery artefakt in the heart of vienna.

have a look at some photos from the gallery opening »here«
ubuweb: visual poetry collection:
sammlung ubuweb
my booklet »rotated alphabet« has been included in ubuweb's international visual poetry collection and can be downloaded for free »here«
may 2011
newspaper and online-magazines:
artikel in der heute zeitung über mich
recently my written pictures have been widely discussed in international online-magazines (trendhunter, hype-science, oddity central, lost at e-minor, et al...). further an article in the austrian newspaper »heute« was written about me and my work.

the "heute" article can be read »here« (in german).
3:AM magazine interview:
3am magazine interview
the renowned 3:AM magazine took interest in my work and published eight visual poems and an interview

read the interview »here«
collaboration with márton koppány:
anatol und maron zusammenarbeit
more information about the ongoing project can be found on our new blog
»this is visual poetry« by anatol knotek:
this is visual poetry chapbook
more information about this chapbook can be found »here«
»A« chapbook
a chapbook
a concrete poetry collection dedicated to the letter A.

limited handmade edition (50 pieces)
sewn bindings, numbered
32 pages (16 poems)
14,8 x 14,8cm
»rotated alphabet« chapbook from NO PRESS:
rotated alphabet chapbook
limited edition (50 copies)
sewn bindings, colour cover, b&w insides with red flyleaves
»the last vispo« exhibition at »l-gallery« in moskau.
ausstellung in moscow
[last vispo show, l-galerie (foto: gleb kolomiets)]

neue homepage
the new homepage is online!
ein alphabet der visuellen poesie
edition ch
(left: jürgen o. olbrich // right: "k" anatol knotek)

today i received the book »ein alphabet der visuellen poesie« from günter vallaster (edition ch).
01.05. - 15.05.2010
group-exhibition eyedrum-gallery (atlanta)
galerie eyedrum (atlanta)
VISPO-show at EYEDRUM (photo: jeff dahlgren)
projection of my work in the background

selected visual poetry in various mediums from artists and writers around the world at eyedrum-gallery (atlanta)
gruppenausstellungen in smolensk und budapest
the last vispo in budapest
the last vispo in budapest (photo: márton koppány)

selections from »the last vispo anthology« on exhibit in smolensk (belarius) & budapest (hungary)
© anatol knotek