The Wildest Ponies on the Range
and Maison Kasini/Kasini House
"The Wildest Ponies on the Range: Collage by Billy Mavreas & Jp King" is a collection of thirty-six collages made by Jp King and Billy Mavreas as a collaboration in 2010. This publication by Maison Kasini includes all thirty-six collages with an essay by Ric Kasini Kadour.
About Jp King
The work of Toronto-based Jp King explores contemporary mythology, masculinity, garbage, and collective activity. He studied creative writing at Concordia University. King has exhibited at Whippersnapper Artist-Run Center in Toronto; Galerie Nota Bene and VAV Gallery in Montreal; and in a number of group exhibitions in Montreal, Brooklyn, Halifax, Stockholm, Ottawa, and Toronto. His art and writing has appeared in Kolaj Magazine, Nightlife Magazine, SNAP! Magazine, Décover Magazine, and many others. He was the featured artist in Papirmasse #14 and again in Papirmasse #36.
About Billy Mavreas
Billy Mavreas is a Montreal based artist and co-director of Monastiraki, a gallery/boutique in the Mile End neighbourhood. His art practice is based on accumulation and accretion, consisting of various personal collections, made and found, that resonate with him on an aesthetic and spiritual level. Mavreas is the author of two graphic novels, one book of posters and countless mini books, prints, zines, pamphlets and assorted ephemera.
DETAILS: The Wildest Ponies on the Range | 11.5″ x 8″ | Paperback, saddle-stitched | 40 pages | Maison Kasini Books | 2012
Release Date: November 15, 2012