The programming is largely compiled by The Other Book, supplemented with a few program components from our partner initiatives in The Hague that link up with the festival. The entire program consists of four elements that complement and reinforce each other:


  • Riso Revolution at Quartair with KNUST, Sigrid Calon, Herbarium Riso, Colorama Clubhouse
  • Wobby Wall at Grafische Werkplaats with six young professionals from the Wobby network
  • Alphabetum at West Den Haag with Richard Niessen
  • Zines of the Zone and The Archives at Billytown

Workshops (Saturday 30 November):

  • Riso Workshop by Marjolein Schalk (Wobby) at Grafische Werkplaats
  • Gestetner Workshop by Erwin Blok at Grafische Werkplaats
  • Colorama Clubhouse by Johanna Maierski at Quartair
  • Radical zine-making at Quartair


  • Various talks at different locations by participating artists and initiatives
  • Panel discussion on publishing as an artistic practice

Art Book Fair (Sunday 1 December)

Various events such as film screening, demonstrations, and performances by Sergej Vutuc, Topp & Dubio and Jip Piet will also take place during The Other Book.

Official opening:

Friday 29 November 2019, 18H00

At Quartair, Toussaintkade 55  The Hague

The Other Book is also the start location of Hoogtij #59.