Image from Things Boulders Ate by Peter Happel Christian, 2014

 

WHO WE ARE

Founded in 2011, Mystery Spot Books is a Minneapolis based publisher producing small run contemporary artist books and zines with cultural geography themes. Mystery Spot Books is a project of artist Chad Rutter and scholar Emily Roehl.

 

STOCKISTS

Minneapolis Institute of Arts Shop (Minneapolis, MN)

Perimeter Books (Melbourne, Australia)

Printed Matter, Inc (New York, NY)

Ti Pi Tin (London, United Kingdom)

Quimby's (Chicago, IL)

Zine's Mate (Tokyo, Japan)

 

LIBRARIES / ARCHIVES / COLLECTIONS

Bethel University Library (St. Paul, MN)

The Floating Library (Minneapolis, MN)

The Indie Photobook Library (Washington, DC)

Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, SAIC (Chicago, IL)

Los Angeles Contemporary Archive (Los Angeles, CA)

Midway Contemporary Art Library (Minneapolis, MN)

Minneapolis College of Art & Design Library (Minneapolis, MN)

The Natural Collection, Photobook Club (Coventry, United Kingdom)

New York Public Library (New York, NY)

 

ART BOOK FAIRS

2015 Philadelphia Art Book Fair (Philadelphia, PA)

2015 Photobook Melbourne (Melbourne, Australia)

2015 LA Art Book Fair, Presented by Printed Matter (Los Angeles, CA)

2014 Tokyo Art Book Fair (Tokyo, Japan)

2014 Medium Cool Art Book Fair (Chicago, IL)

2012 Overbooked @ The Walker Art Center (Minneapolis, MN)

2012 MDW Fair (Chicago, IL)

 

GALLERIES

Art of This Gallery (Minneapolis, MN)

Drift Station (Lincoln, NE)

grayDUCK Gallery (Austin, TX)

Johnson Gallery, Bethel University (Saint Paul, MN)

Monash Gallery of Art (Melbourne, Australia)

Peerless Gallery (Omaha, NE)

Soo Visual Arts Center (Minneapolis, MN)

 

ONLINE FEATURES

2014 Book of the Day, Self Publish, Be Happy (London, United Kingdom)

2012 Book of the Day, Self Publish, Be Happy (London, United Kingdom)