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The Latest Issues

Hotam is published approximately four times a year.  Different from conventional magazines and more similar to an artist’s project, each issue has an individual theme and approach.  The prices include postage to anywhere in the world.

 

Hotam#15: Traces - Downtown Eastside

 

Edition of 250, 8.25” x 10.75”, 58 pages, 2017        USD 40

 

Traces is a document of the devastated neighbourhood of Downtown Eastside in Vancouver where the artist resides. Part of the traditional territories of the First Nations, DTES is known for its homelessness, poverty, drug trade and various social problems. However, it also has a strong sense of community resilience and a history of social activism.

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Hotam#14: Idol Worship

 

Edition of 250, 8.25” x 10.75”, 60 pages, 2016        USD 40

 

Pairing iconic brands with portraits of pop stars, Idol Worship looks into the construction of identity. Portraits reproduced from a series of oil paintings by artist.

Hotam#13: Ghost Image

 

Edition of 250, 8.25” x 10.75”, 60 pages, 2016        USD 40

 

The deceased lover as remembered by the artist. The negative images of old photographs narrate the life and death of a gay man in the midst of AIDS.

Hotam#12: The Yellow Pages

 

Edition of 250, 8.25” x 10.75”, 58 pages, 2016        USD 40

 

An updated version of the artist's infamous alphabet book from 1993, Hotam#12: The Yellow Pages continues to explore the experiences of Asians in North America and beyond.

Hotam#11: Curious Cabinets

 

Edition of 250, 8.25” x 10.75”, 60 pages, 2016        USD 40

 

As the title 'Curious Cabinets' suggests, this project is an exploration of the boundary of curiosity and courtesy.  The artist spent over two years in secrecy to document his friends' bathroom cabinets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

USD $40 each  (#11 to #15)

All prices include postage to anywhere in the world.

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Each book is in a limited edition of 250 copies. We will take special care to mail your order to you. The delivery time will be approximately from one to two weeks.

 

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