Ommu in Rome – A temporary bookshop with 100 selected titles

June 17 – June 24, 2011
Motelsalieri – Via Giovanni Lanza, 162, Rome
Opening friday 17 June, h. 7pm

Tomorrow at Motel Salieri, Rome, there will be the opening of a Temporary Bookshop by OMMU – in collaboration with NERO – where over than 100 titles will be presented from their extensive catalogue of magazines, monographs, exhibition catalogues, zines and artist books.

OMMU is an Athens-based agency which focuses on the distribution of art publications. Founded and curated by Marina Legaki and Tasos Gaintatzis, the OMMU catalogue includes a wide variety of projects on paper, specializing on independent and self-published products.

For the occasion Rainforest presents a live-set of the FAMILY UNDERGROUND (Sara Czerny and Nicolas Kauffmann). They come from Copenaghen, and play electronics/guitar/vocals/heavy drones; they published vinyl, tapes and cds for Woodsist, Not Not Fun, American Tapes, Secret Eye, and the italian Holidays Records. ”a great example of claustrophobic wormhole style” – David Keenan – The Wire.