The Cover Mountain is a completely handmade and handstitched booklet / one-time off magazine in an edition of 65 (15 artist copies and 50 copies for sale, including 10 special editions). Printed with an inkjetprinter on 13 different kinds of (drawing) paper. It combines works by visual artists with texts by poets, a musician and an evolutionary biologist.

There are 27 versions of the cover, all in other colors. Works by artists Ad de Jong, Alexandra Crouwers, Fia Cielen, Jim Skuldt, Kelly Schacht, Marc Bijl, Romeo Hoornaert. Texts by Gerrit Komrij, Mauro Pawlowski, Antoine Boute, and Jan Verpooten.

A part of the works has especially been made for this edition and can not be found elsewhere. ‘The Cover Mountain’ is the title of the included work by Kelly Schacht.

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  • Title: The Cover Mountain
  • Description: handmade publication in edition of 65 ex/incl 10 special editions
  • Dimensions: 20 x 20cm
  • Year: 2011

Note of August, 2016: there are still a few regular copies available.