bookdummypress consists in two departments; bdp studio and an online book store.
Founded by Victor Sira and Shiori Kawasaki in 2011, our studio is located in the West Village of New York City;
It is a place for the research, creation, documentation and distribution of artistically and educational-minded projects by setting collaboration as its guiding principle.With an approach that brings together the aesthetic and communicative power of books, art, photography and video.
It is an online bookstore specializing in photobooks, artist publications, periodicals, rare and out-of-print items and other in-print titles by noted publishers.
Bookdummypress has collaborated with culture institutions such as The International Center of Photography (ICP) , Printed Matter and The New York Art Book Fair (NYABF) .
Victor Sira www.victorsira.com / blog: The Book as a Studio as an Idea as an Object
Shiori Kawasaki www.shiorikawasaki.com / blog: Draft of Ideas