Common Imprint

Common Imprint’s reading room presents over 500 independent publications from Asia, open by appointment every Weekend. It aims to create a shared platform and laboratory for investigating publication-related disciplines from South- East– and East Asia. The space will be for anyone who loves books and will host talks, events, workshops, and exhibitions relating to Asian publications in the field of fine art, photography, film, design and architecture.

    Gemeinsames Impressum

Reading-Room von Gemeinsames Impressum präsentiert über 500 Independent-Publikationen aus Asien und ist jedes Wochende nach Anmeldung geöffnet. Ziel ist es, eine gemeinsame Plattform und ein Labor für die Erforschung von publizierenden Disziplinen aus Süd-, Ost- und Ostasien zu schaffen. Der Raum ist für alle gedacht, die Bücher lieben, und bietet Vorträge, Veranstaltungen, Workshops und Ausstellungen zu asiatischen Publikationen in den Bereichen Kunst, Fotografie, Film, Design und Architektur.

    공동의 출판

공동의 출판 리딩룸은 500여 종의 아시아 독립 출판물이 구비되어 있으며, 매주 주말에 예약제로 운영됩니다. 이는 동남아시아 및 동아시아의 출판 관련 분야를 연구하는 공유 플랫폼이자 작업실로 활용되는 것을 목표로 합니다. 책을 좋아하는 사람이라면 누구나 이용할 수 있는 공간으로써 미술, 사진, 영화, 디자인, 건축 분야의 아시아 출판물과 관련된 강연, 이벤트, 워크숍, 전시회를 기획합니다.


Appointment The appointment for the Reading Room can be booked via link: Appointment

Opening Hours 
every Weekend 
from 11:00–17:00

Common Imprint
Zionskirchstraße 16,
10119 Berlin, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0)30 279 886 98
IG: @commonimprint

Furniture & Spatial Design
ENFP(1/16) © Sanghyeok Lee

Our Donor List
Thank the publishers, designers, artists, curators and collectives who donated exceptionally beautiful books to the Reading Room.

Donating books to the reading room
Common Imprint offers access to its research and contemporary Asian art book collections, as well as to its programs, without charge. As an independent non-profit, we are pleased to accept book donations and other forms of support.
    If you would like to donate books to the Common Imprint reading room, please note the following information:
  • The books are published in Asia, or the subjects are related to Asia.
  • We are not selling books and accept only one copy for each title for the archive.
  • The books we collect are from the arts and culture sector, and we also welcome independent publications and experimental printed matter.
  • Before sending your books, please get in touch with us.

abC, art book in China, Website I Instagram
Ahmad Makia(U.A.E), Website I Instagram
Akira Nishitake(JP), Website I Instagram
Allegro Print(SG), WebsiteInstagram
Atelier HOKO(SG), Website I Instagram
Bananafish(CN), Website I Instagram
Bangkok CityCity Gallery(TH), Website I Instagram
Bird Pit(KR), Instagram
Corners(KR), Website I Instagram
Currency Design(SG), Website I Instagram
Daisuke Kano(JP), Website I Instagram
Doooogs(DE, CN), Website I Instagram
Dongming Tian(CN)
dmp Editions(TW), Website I Instagram
Falgoush(U.S.A), Website I Instagram
Further Reading(ID), Website I Instagram
Gloria Glitzer(DE), Website I Instagram
Haeju Kim(KR), Singapore Art Museum, Website
Hiromi Nakajima(JP), Website I Instagram
Hsiang-Lin Kuo(TW), Website I Instagram
Jason Wee(SG), Website I Instagram
Jiazazhi Press(CN), Website I Instagram
Keita Noguchi(JP), Website I Instagram
KioskKiosk(KR), Website I Instagram
Kun Liang(CN), Website
Lao Gou(CN)
Lee Reum(KR), Instagram
Loneliness Books(JP), Website I Instagram
Maria Jooyoung(KR/FR): Instagram 
Masashi Mihotani(JP), Website I Instagram
Moonsick Gang(KR), Website I Instagram
Northing(NO), Website I Instagram
Neutral Colors(JP), Website I Instagram
Patsachon Toyingpaiboon(TH), Website I Instagram
Robert Zhao Renhui(SG), Website I Instagram
Robineggpie(KR), Website I Instagram
Sewfont(HK), Instagram
Sharjah Art Foundation(U.A.E), Website I Instagram
Shin Shin(KR), Website I Instagram A  I Instagram B
Sojanggak(KR), Website I Instagram
Soi Hong(KR), Website I Instagram
Suburbia Projects(MY), Website I Instagram
Temporary Press(SG), Website I Instagram
Ticket to Nowhere(ID), Website I Instagram
The Floor Plan(KR), Website I Instagram
The Type(U.K./CN), Website I Instagram
White Fungus Magazine(TW), Website I Instagram
workroom(KR), Website I Instagram
Yifei Chen(CN), Instagram
Yitong Feng(CN), Website I Instagram
Yumo Wu(CN), Website I Instagram


Director, Founder
Sam Kim

The Book Society (Mediabus)
IG: @tbs_book_society

Dokho Shin
IG: @shindokho

Siyu Mao
IG: @uyisoam