Alos (Muse of Chaos), Bleedingblackwood

?Alos fuses the ancient and the contemporary, melding her voice together with ethnic instruments from Vietnam as well as modular synthetizers and a two-cord wooden instrument built specifically for her by Nude Guitars.

Friends with Books 2018

Friends With Books’ 2018 edition is coming. Occulto has its table there as usual, this time shared with beautiful artist’s books and editions by backbonebooks. We hope to see you there!

Il Cinema Ritrovato 2018

This year the festival started with a bang: on the opening night, Martin Scorsese himself introduced the crowd on Piazza Maggiore to the screening of that masterpiece of Mexican melodrama, and personal cult of mine, that is Emilio Fernandez’s Enamorada (1946).

Darlingtonia Californica

When it comes to evil, Darlingtonia is second to none – everything about it, from the pitcher’s morphology to its commensal adaptations, contradicts the stereotype of the innocuous vegetable.

Miss Read 2018

Occulto will be at Miss Read 2018 editions, in the beautiful foyers of HKW. Founded in 2009, Miss Read is one of Europe’s major Art Book Festival, dedicated to community-building and creating a public meeting place for discourse around artists’ books, conceptual publications and publishing as practice.

Occulto Issue h

112 pages of science, art, wild storytelling and interdisciplinary extravagance. Texts by Fosco Loregian, Alice Cannavà, Sebastian Petrich, Russ Hodge, Giulia Liberti, Stefano Spataro. Artist’s projects by Hic Sunt Leones, Pep Vidal.

Friends With Books 2017

www.friendswithbooks.org Again in Hamburger Bahnhof, but this time in the huge main hall, the new edition of Friends With Books is coming and we are honored to share our table with the wonderful artist Elizabeth Hoak-Doering. Come visit!

Indiemagday 2017

www.indiefirst.de/#indiemagday Indiemagday is a great occasion to visit Hamburg, a city we love. It is also an occasion to discover new exciting independent publications. A lot of good stuff to read. Occulto is happy to participate in this third edition!