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USELESS #9: Evolve – Magazine Launch Party

July 3, 2009

Forever & Today, Inc. is pleased to host the launch of the ninth edition of USELESS, a thematic twice-yearly print publication available worldwide. Each issue of the magazine focuses on contemporary art and culture and reflects an independent-minded, ambitious readership that thrives in the creative industries of art, design, fashion, film, and music.

USELESS #9: Evolve's contributors include: John Armleder; Bad Brilliance; Dara Birnbaum; Heimir Björgúlfsson; Troels Carlsen; Geraldine Dening; Peter Granser; Michael Hadida; Bibbe Hansen; Monica Ursina Jäger; Nick Jasenovec; Lars Laumann; Jason Lazarus; Théo Mercier; Aleksandra Mir; Matthew Monahan; Rune Olsen; Alice O'Malley; Larry Tee; and Yonatan Vinitsky. Join us to celebrate as This Was Tomorrow deejays music for guests and free copies of USELESS #9: Evolve are available to the public.

USELESS is an independent publication comprised of art features, music, film, and cultural commentary. To coincide with each new release, USELESS produces special events in conjunction with art galleries in London and New York. USELESS is available in fine shops including: Colette in Paris; OAK, Opening Ceremony, MoMA PS1, and Printed Matter in New York; TATE Modern, TATE Britain, and Donlon Books in London; and many other locations in 12 countries worldwide. The print run is a limited edition of 1,000 tabloid-sized black and white copies 40 pages in length. Each is delivered in a thick plastic sleeve and coincides with a new digital platform reaching many thousands of readers.

USELESS #9: Evolve is organized by Ingrid Chu and Savannah Gorton.

Special thanks to Grolsch.