Or Bookstore specializes in artists’ publishing. We carry a range of books and printed matter including editions, artists’ books, monographs, design publications, local publishing, criticism and theory and journals and magazines. Our titles come from Fillip, New Documents, Publication Studio, Sternberg Press, Tsunami Editions, Urbanomic, Motto Distribution and more.

Bookstore Blog

Or Bookstore WintOr Book Sale!

November 21 — 27, 2020

Or Gallery is eager to announce the re-opening of our bookstore with a huuuuuge book sale! With a portion of proceeds going to Hogan’s Alley Society!

As you may... Read on

Or Gallery and Bookstore Response to COVID 19

In light of the developments around COVID 19 and current public policies encouraging social distancing, Or Gallery and Bookstore is closed to the public until further notice. This includes the cancellation of the opening... Read on

New books galore!

Many new books have just arrived at Or Bookstore! Some of our newest titles include books of theory and criticism from Archive Books (Berlin), Antennae Arts in Society Series published by Valiz (Amsterdam), Jahresring... Read on

Holiday Sale 2019!

December 3 — 20, 2019

Or Bookstore’s annual holiday sale begins on December 3! This is the perfect time to get your holiday gift shopping done and view Anna Zett’s solo exhibition Hold On... Read on

October Art Book Fairs

Look for Or Gallery at the Vancouver Art Book Fair and the 4/edition Toronto International Art Book Fair!

Vancouver Art Book Fair 2019

October 18 — 20, 201911AM-7PM Emily Carr University of Art and... Read on

Review! Slade and Cranfield’s 12 Sun Songs LP(2009)

Kathy Slade and Brady Cranfield, 12 Sun Songs LP(2009) is published by Or Gallery and JRP|Ringier Kunstverlag AG, Zürich

This review was written by our SFU SCA summer intern, Cross Li. They are currently... Read on