Here’s a list of zine and DIY events coming up in the UK. If you’d like to see which ones we’ll be attending or involved with, have a look at our Events and Fairs page.
If you’re hosting or know of an event we should feature here, please contact us and we’ll add it!
Zine Nation also has listings of worldwide zine fests here.
Hello I am publishing a zine and also putting on a gig. Entry is €5 which gets u a zine and also a gig. The zine is called UNPREDICTAPPLE and is loosely about apples. (You can still submit to this zine until June 1st) The gig will be: Readings (from such artists as Alicia Byrne Keane and Jess Bernard and maybe even a surprise guest from Singapore) Then music from: Slouch Segrasso Poster artwork by Conor Nolan cnrnln.netFind out more »
What does climate change mean to you? How will it affect your life? Explore the issues, discover the latest research in climate adaptation and create your own mini-magazine to take home. This event is for college/university students only. Venue will be confirmed via email.Find out more »
Calm your election night jitters by joining WHIP at the Peckham Pelican for the launch of our first issueFind out more »
SORT ZINE: THE CULT ISSUE (photo by Derek Ridgers for SORT Zine – more information soon) LINE-UP: Antonio Mingot https://soundcloud.com/antoniomingot NAKED (Live+DJ) https://soundcloud.com/naked Soonbe (Live) https://soundcloud.com/soonbe Never Worse (Live) https://soundcloud.com/never_worse Slugbait Venus Flytrap www.sort-studio.co.ukFind out more »
Tickets: £20 In partnership with Unseen Photo Fair, we are pleased to present a two-day workshop delivered by Paul van Mameren (Managing Director, Lecturis). Participants will learn how to make their own experimental zine with a theme of their choosing. Day one: Paul will introduce Lecturis’ work to participants, and provide a brief history of the Dutch photobook. The morning will also focus on sharing examples of good practice using existing imagery and formats, followed by experimentation with your own…Find out more »
That’s right, it's a crafternoon, but in the morning. What? A chance to sit round a table with a bunch of lovely people and chat about life, work on some projects, bring your own knitting/cross-stitch/badge making/paper/pens/snacks etc. I myself will be collaging my very first zine and yes you can borrow my scissors. It’ll be a very chill event, for people who want to pull up a chair and get stuck in as opposed to looking for a workshop/teacher. That…Find out more »
After a brief hiatus, the Runt is back to baffle minds once again! For issue 10 of our beloved zine, our theme is that of Madness. Forever the booty call of controversy, we selected this theme in order to generate the question: what does it mean to be 'mad'? For some, this was a way to channel their appreciation of authors such as Lewis Carroll or Edgar Allan Poe into loving homage. Others provided some thought provoking pieces that reflected…Find out more »
join us for another evening of letters, read aloud. letter-reading is open-mic, just sign up on the night. letters might be fiction or nonfiction. they might be to people, places, or things. they might never have been sent. they might be to you. PLUS : the launch of the OPEN LETTERS zine, available to pre-order or buy on the night. AND: the first 15 people buying/collecting preorders will get a free toteFind out more »
Radical booksellers, publishers, artists and activists of all stripes are setting up in the Great Hall at Goldsmiths University to host the 5th London Radical Bookfair. With over 130 exhibitors and 20 guest speakers, this will be a unique gathering of progressive readers, thinkers and doers, in a celebration of radical publishing and politics. The free event is organised by the Alliance of Radical Booksellers (ARB), which formed in 2011 to raise awareness of the radical book trade. The fair…Find out more »
Hello! Join us for our second Rose Tinted Spectacular Zine Fair at The Rose Hill! During the day there'll be an assortment of amazing artists selling zines, comics, illustration, poetry, literature and photography, and in the evening we'll be entertaining you with talks, poetry and music! The event will be raising money and awareness for Brighton based migrant charities. £2 entry fee. Kids & Dogs welcome during the day. If you would like a table get in touch through our…Find out more »