16 October, 2015


Self Publish, Be Happy is an organization founded in 2010 that collects, studies and celebrates self-published photobooks through an ongoing program of workshops, live events, and on/offline projects. Self Publish, Be Happy has organized events in a number of institutions, including Tate Modern, The Photographers’ Gallery, and Serpentine Gallery, London; C/O Berlin; MoMA PS1, New York; and Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen.

Self Publish, Be Happy’s London-based collection contains three thousand publications which have been submitted by self-publishers from around the world. Its offspring projects, SPBH Editions and SPBH TV, further expand the organization’s outreach and experimentation with different mediums.