Crushed: Brooklyn Dirty Book Fair '17


MATTE Magazine and Point Green Present:

Brooklyn Dirty Book Fair

July 15th and 16th, 12pm-9pm

Point Green Studio. 260 Java Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11222

Crushed, the first annual Brooklyn Dirty Book Fair, is a platform for independent publishers of erotic and pornographic material and artists working with sex. Curated by Matthew Leifheit, the fair will feature two small-scale exhibitions, a selection of publications and prints for sale, a program of performances and readings, live nude classical and jazz musicians, smutty film screenings, and an orgy afterparty.


  • Nudes & Eroticism: in memory of George Pitts
  • Queer zines from the collection of Phil Aarons

M Lamar: American Cuck
A new multi-sensory live performance work-in-progress World premier Sunday, 6pm (free and open to the public)

Issues of MATTE Magazine:

  • Ellen Carey & Charlotte Cotton Anthony Urrea & William J. Simmons PIXIE & Elisabeth Biondi
  • Bryson Rand
  • Nicholas Drew

Program of film screenings organized by Michael Thomas Vassallo, Saturday 7 - 9pm


Publications, performances, and readings by:

  • Alphachanneling
  • Heather Benjamin
  • Lex Brown/Badlands Unlimited
  • Jeffrey Cheung/Unity Press
  • Anthony Cudahy/Slow Youth
  • Lindsay Dye
  • John Edmonds
  • Vivian Fu
  • Gay Sex is the Answer
  • Jeremy O. Harris
  • Gideon Jacobs
  • Math Magazine
  • Mark W. McKnight
  • Ben McNutt
  • Azikiwe Mohammed
  • Momma Tried
  • Heinzfeller Nileisist
  • Larissa Pham/Badlands Unlimited
  • Signe Pierce
  • Jack Pierson
  • Bella Provan
  • Kyle Quinn/Raw Meat Collective
  • Elizabeth Renstrom, Alex Thebez/Tag Tag Tag -Gabriel Sacco
  • Ben Shapiro
  • Rachel Stern
  • Chloe Wise
  • Marcelo Gabriel Yáñez/Picture Newspaper