—a platform for curating the visual and theoretical work of artists within a distributed format – an artwork in the form of a glossy magazine – as well as online and live extensions.
Misery Connoisseur deals with Miseries – our aspirations, fantasies and anxieties under the influence of digital lifestyles and consumer culture, the desire for self-optimization and the mediated experience of corresponding forms of communication, imagery and visual culture.
Published by: Misery Connoisseur, London. ISSN: 2051-5901
Supported by: Arts Council England – Grants for the Arts
Distributed by: Antenne Books
Misery Connoisseur is composed of Rowena Harris, Michael Heilgemeir, Emma Hunt and Betsy Lundquist, and has worked with numerous artists, writers and creatives including:
Adam Christensen, Alexandra Terry, Amir Chasson, Andreas Schmidt, Anna Witt, Anne de Vries, Annie Davey, Burcu Yagcioglu, Charlotte Warne Thomas, Christopher Kulendran Thomas, Claudia Djabbari, DIS, Daniel Gustav Cramer, Darren Harvey-Regan, Dave Charlesworth, Dora Budor, Duncan Wooldridge, Emily Rosamond, Erica Scourti, James Harkin, James Prevett, Jason Underhil, Joey Holder, Joshua Bilton, Justin Gainan, Kate Pickering, Keisuke Kamiyama, Kentaro Yamada, Klara Hobza, Kristin Luke, Laura Buckley, Maja Čule, Marialaura Ghidini, Mat Jenner, Matthew Drage, Monica Ursina Jaeger, Orestis Lambrou, Peles Empire, Rena Kosnett, Ruth Beale, Sandra Filic, Simon Bedwell, Steve Bishop, Steven Levon Ounanian and Una Knox.