Permanence - Book Project (2003 - 2012) by Kris Graves

A project in Long Island City, NY by Kris Graves

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A collection of 70 photographs & accompanying written reflections from across the world, created to preserve my memory of those places.
Backers: 285
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funded: $16,683 of $15,000
Dates: Jun 27th -> Jul 27th (30 days)
Project By: Kris Graves
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Latest News

Permanence & Beyond (Discovered Missing)

August 2nd - via:
Hello everyone, Thank you for making my 2012 a year to remember, you all made my dreams come true. Of the 400 books made, there are about 75 remaining and I predict all sell within the year.  Also, I wanted to let you know that I have started... (Read More)

BOOK LAUNCH PARTY - Come Pick Yours Up!!!

December 4th - via:
Permanence Book Launch Party / presented by Baang & Burne December 14th, 6pm-9pm, 547 W 27th St, Ground FL, between 10th / 11th Ave. In defiance of the Internet, the impending death of all printed matter, as well as the conventional means of... (Read More)

We made it, let's make big prints (amended)

July 26th - via:
I've been nervous for 28 days. I've actually never been so stressed. This is a dream come true. I've thought about this book for many years and to know that all you lovely people want it to exist is overwhelming. Thank you so much, thanks to the... (Read More)

The Show

July 18th - via:
Thanks for coming out last night, the show was a big success. And its always great to see some friends, new and old. Here are some photographs of what PERMANENCE looks like in pop-up form. Thanks to Austin Thomas of POCKET UTOPIA for making this a... (Read More)


July 13th - via:
I've been so happy with the positive energy surrounding this project, thank you so much for checking back, supporting the project, and sharing it with your people. I wanted to give back to as many of the people/organizations that have been helping me... (Read More)

New Photographs

July 9th - via:
Hello everyone, Thank you for the much-needed support of PERMANENCE. I have decided to add some new photographs to the book. Here are two landscapes. There will be more updates this week. Please share with everyone you know! Church Outside Kevlavik,... (Read More)

Pop-Up Permanence / Video Update

July 4th - via:
Thank you so much for supporting the project, we are right about 25% funded so I thought I'd release an update.... I wanted to invite you to an event that Austin Thomas and I are hosting at Pocket Utopia, her new gallery space in LES. The pop-up show... (Read More)

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