Join Coin-Operated Press and Michael Gratzke for this special zine-making workshop, in which we will collectively address the themes of personal breakdowns, break-ups and breakthroughs in whatever ways they matter to you or your loved ones. As a low-tech medium, the zine reaches across all social groups. All you need are some old magazines and […]Read More Zines for All: Breakdowns, Break-ups and Breakthroughs
The Edinburgh Festivals might be cancelled this year, along with countless other wonderful arts events around the world… and we are all feeling super bummed out by this blow to the arts community… but I am here today to list a bunch of awesome virtual art happenings that you can check out to help support […]Read More Virtual Festivals Events Calendar
Coin-Operated Press Festivals Zine! Applications are now open! We were so gutted to learn that the Edinburgh Festivals were cancelled this year – and so many other wonderful festivals throughout the world – due to Covid-19! This is a massive blow to the art community, so we wanted to celebrate our love for festivals, music, […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Festivals!
Coin-Operated press is an artist-led organisation established in 2020. We are based in Scotland and run by zine-makers Katie Mayes and Chloe Henderson. We host workshops, run zine fairs, create educational online content, produce, publish, and distribute zines. What is a zine? A zine is a booklet-style artwork that you make yourself, and give away, […]Read More Welcome to Coin-Operated Press!