Torpedo Press
25.10.2023
Elva er et annet sted featured in MacGuffin magazine
Hans Hamid Rasmussen's Elva er et annet sted (The River is Elsewhere) is featured in the new issue of the MacGuffin magazine! Included is also an English translation of Per Petterson's  afterword to Rasmussen's book, recounting a childhood memory of the spectacle of timber floating.

MacGuffin issues No. 12 – The Log and No. 11 - The Chain (which has a large section on Jacqueline de Jong and The Situationist Times) are available in our online bookstore.



31.8.2023
Kunstnerboken: unik og mangfoldig
Torpedo deltar på seminaret Kunstnerboken: unik og mangfoldig på Kristiansand kunsthall 1. september. Seminaret arrangeres i forbindelse med en utstillingsmønstring viet kunstnerboken i Norden kuratert av Codex Polaris.

Torpedo participates in the seminar Kunstnerboken: unik og mangfoldig at Kristiansand kunsthall 1 September 2023. The seminar is organized in connection with an exhibition dedicated to Nordic artist's books curated by Codex Polaris.

︎︎︎ Kristiansand Kunsthall



15.6.2023
Lysbildeturné: Elva er et annet sted
I forlengelsen av suksessen med boka Elva er et annet sted: Bilder fra tømmerfløting på Glomma, er Hans Hamid Rasmussen for tiden ute på lysbildeturné langs den gamle tømmerruta. Han har gjennom våren fylt forsamlingslokaler på steder som Skarnes, Rakkestad, Furuholmen og Tolga, og 24. juni besøker han M.S.K. Rismoens Eftf. på Hofoss.

Neste stopp blir Skiptvet 29. juli. Turneen fortsetter til høsten, følg med!

︎︎︎ Guttormsgaards arkiv



2.6.2023
Interested in artistic publishing?
Interessert i kunstnerisk publisering?

Behov for et arbeidsrom i sommer?

Vi stiller vårt lokale i Sofies gate til fri disposisjon i juli for en eller flere yngre, u- eller nyetablerte kunstnere/designere!

Send oss en epost hvor du forteller oss litt om prosjektene dine innen 18. juni, hvis du er interessert: kontakt@torpedobok.no
Interested in artistic publishing?

Need a workspace for the summer?

We're making our space in Sofies gate freely available for one or more younger, un- or newly established artists/designers in July!

If you're interested, send us an email where you tell us a bit about your projects by June 18: kontakt@torpedobok.no



9.5.2023
Cataloging artistic publishing

In collaboration with Lotte Grønneberg, Karen Grønneberg, and Dušan Barok, Torpedo is working on developing a digital catalog for artistic publishing in Norway. On March 23-24, Vilde Andrea Brun, Vibeke O’Rourke, Ellef Prestsæter, Elise Storsveen, and Trond Hilmar Søbstad joined us for a workshop devoted to the issues of cataloging, observing the clashing of artists’ book and library standards.



1.4.2023
Open Creation and Its Enemies: Asger Jorn in Situation

The ST Player now on view in Valencia!

The ST Player, developed by the Institute for Computational Vandalism in connection with our publication These Are Situationist Times! (2019), is currently on view at IVAM in Valencia as part of the exhibition Open Creation and Its Enemies: Asger Jorn in Situation. The Player, a digital interface to Jacqueline de Jong's legendary magazine project The Situationist Times, may also be accessed here.

16 Feb-18 June 2023
︎︎︎ IVAM

Photo: Ariadna Garcia / IVAM