Made in Baltimore
Bookish was born in the spring of 2015, not as an actual shop, but as an idea:
A nomadic, artist-run bookshop in Baltimore City.
Over the next year, we began taking the necessary steps in order to bring that idea to life. We acquired a beautiful space inside of an up-and-coming produce truck, begged our friends to help us with little tasks like installing a new roof and cutting a 3 foot window in the side of a vehicle, and spent countless hours researching artists, publishers, and distributors to work with.
In April 2016 we debuted our little shop at the Prints & Multiples Fair in Baltimore. Since then, we've had the opportunity to take our collection on the road for pop-ups in New York City, the District of Colombia, Charlottesville, VA, and soon Los Angeles, CA.
Want to be a part of our journey?