Published 23/08/12

UPON PAPER magazine #02: COLOR coming September 24, 2012

UPON PAPER found its start in Berlin in March 2012 as an innovative platform for the exchange between artists, photographers, designers, and art enthusiasts from around the world.


Tailor-made for the iPad's unique digital environment, making full use of its tactile navigational tools and spectacular, backlit display, the app transforms BJP's acclaimed mix of arresting imagery, elegant design and thought-provoking articles, truly bringing the magazine to life on a digital screen for the first time.

Created by our in-house designers using the Mag platform, the BJP app gives readers the highlight features of our print editions together with extra features, photos and a raft of new multimedia and video content,including a moving image cover created by New York-based artistsReedRader.
Available quarterly, exclusively through iTunes, the first issue is available free to download from today.
For download details, video previews and more, visit www.bjpapp.com

Successful start of a fascinating project

In July, Creative Director Helder Suffenplan's design team received the coveted ''best of the best'' distinction from the red dot award-one of the largest and best-known international design competitions-in recognition of the consummate design quality of UPON PAPER 01.

UPON PAPER magazine is bilingual German/English and costs 49.80 . Every issue is devoted to a specific theme, which is also taken up by an accompanying exhibition presented in the UPON PAPER space. The web site http//www.uponpaper.com/ also correlates with the given theme and supplements the other two channels with additional content and social networking aspects.

UPON PAPER Collectors edition on Hahnemhle Paper

Parallel to the standard edition, the Hatje Cantz-Verlag will publish a limited collector's edition with a Steve Schapiro fine-art premium print on Hahnemhle paper. The signed and numbered photo, Dancers at the Apollo Theatre, Harlem 1961, is printed on an approximately 50 . 60 cm sheet of Hahnemhle 308 g/m. photo rag and is sold in combination with an issue of UPON PAPER 02.

About UPON PAPER Project

This initiative by Hahnemhle FineArt emerged from a passion for paper as a medium that survives through time in order to preserve ideas, dreams, and visions and to inspire discussion Hahnemhle FineArt was founded in 1584 and is among the world's leading providers of high-quality papers for artists, photographers, and the graphic design industry-both for traditional art techniques, such as watercolor or drawing Traditional FineArt, and for digitally processed photography Digital FineArt. Over the centuries, Hahnemhle has maintained a corporate culture that is clearly defined by quality and innovation; its 150 employees in the small Lower Saxon town of Dassel serve artists and creatives on five continents.

UPON PAPER magazine is available in select bookstores, magazine shops, museum shops, and concept stores as well as online at the UPON PAPER web. You can also follow the growing Upon Paper community at Twitter and Facebook. UPON PAPER magazine is printed and processed at the Druckerei zu Altenburg, using pre-press and printing techniques that have been specially developed for this occasion.

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