Rahel Zoller – Placemats

Rahel Zoller – Placemats, 2023
Format: 35 × 25 cm
Pagecount: 42
Edition: 10
Print: Flexo Office Offset

Placemats — A book block of overprinted waste sheets. Serving suggestion: 42 pages for 7 dinners with 6 people each. An artist edition for ACRE studios, a space for artistic research and practice. Produced as part of BOOKS & OTHERS, a happening during a one month long residency, at ACRE in Berlin Kreuzberg.


Always keep your old printing plates, clean and strip them, and you can reuse them for a vast array of different purposes.


Setting up the Black and White Split-Fountain print.

The pressure of the machine was initially insufficient to achieve a proper result while using thin 60gsm paper. So as often with Office Offset some, adjustments were required.



Placemats in use at the happing at ACRE studios.


The worn and torn Placements at the end of the evening.