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The SK / Steve Keene Art Book: Live from Subliminal Projects

A project in New York, NY by Daniel Efram

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"Live from Shepard Fairey's Subliminal Projects (Gallery) LA,CA" is artist Steve Keene's first-ever art book collection
Backers: 573
Average Pledge Per Backer: $123

Funded: $70,279 of $60,000
Dates: Apr 28th -> May 28th (30 days)
Project By: Daniel Efram
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Latest News

Art Schools and Libraries Oh My

May 27th - via:
Thank you all backers! What can I say besides I'm floored. You all made this happen! THANK YOU! As you know, part of the campaign is meant to use a portion of the manufactured books to seed libraries, something I've read SK loves, with the finished... (Read More)


May 23rd - via:
THANK YOU EVERYONE! We did it! Super excited to make this book! And couldn't have done it without the Steve Keene community supporting.  My goals remain the same. To make a book that will make you ALL proud. That attempts to share the joy that we... (Read More)

Let's Blast Through the Goal! Charlottesville Daily Progress Article. Robert Schneider Mini-doc

May 23rd - via:
Happy Sunday SK Squad! Here are my three thoughts for you this AM. 1. 95%! Let's blast through the goal. The sooner we do, many other people will come aboard to pre-order books (this is how these campaigns have operated previously, people want to be... (Read More)

New Pavement Steve West Video! WTJU Interview! Flood Magazine! Daily Progress!

May 22nd - via:
We're so close! Only 4 days left and we need approximately 75 more "pre-orders" of the book in order to get access to the Kickstarter funding!! Help put us over the top.  1. DM 5 friends with the link: (Tell them you need a... (Read More)

80%! 100 Pre-Orders Away! New Article in QRO Mag!

May 21st - via:
Hi Friends! Heading into the final weekend of the Kickstarter, I'm focused on everything I can do to convert the casual into a supporter of the book.  (New friends: We need your help. Amplify our social media posts, so we can reach the people... (Read More)

Big News! Pavement! Robert Schneider Song for SK! Ryan McGinness Quote!

May 20th - via:
We're down to the last 7 days of the Kickstarter AND we need your help! This doesn't happen without you... so get your social media fingertips ready!! :) We do have some great stuff to share with your friends! 1. Quick & Easy: Share this KS link... (Read More)

8 Days! We can do it! Actions.

May 19th - via:
This project is all about you.  Thanks for all you are doing to spread the word!  1) New article on Steve and the project, please share it with the KS link: Rock & Roll Globe On Facebook either Goto:... (Read More)

67%. 10 Days Remaining.

May 17th - via:
I truly believe in Steve Keene and know you do too! Very proud of you all chipping in - 333 backers and $40,000 is an amazing accomplishment! However, the #SKartBook will not get partially funded. Kickstarter is ALL or NOTHING. We need to raise... (Read More)

300 donors! Friday/BIG Weekend Vibes!

May 14th - via:
We just hit 300 donors! TAHNK YOU SO MUCH!! New donors! This is a people funded adventure! We need your help in order to succeed! Follow Twitter: @TractorBeamPub Instagram: @TractorBeamPubArt share your SK's tagging them #SKartBook #Stevekeene and... (Read More)

SK Weighs In! Can we get to 60% by the end of today?

May 13th - via:
SK on the Kickstarter (image).  We're 57% funded now, but need you to jump aboard! Can we get to 60% by the end of today? Additionally if you know anyone that has older pieces from the 90's, we'd love to see those posted on Instagram and tagged... (Read More)

Variety Feature! 50% Funded!!

May 11th - via:
So excited that Variety just featured this campaign! And we're just over 50% Funded. If you haven't pre-ordered yet, please do! This is the part that makes crowdfunding scary - it's all or nothing! If you want to up your pre-order to make sure that... (Read More)

Instagram Posts / Twitter team

May 10th - via:
We're nearly halfway funded but there's a long way to go. If you own SK pieces, join Instagram, post there and tag us @TractorBeamPubArt #SKartBook #SteveKeene.  Tell your story, why you like it. How you came across his work. How it makes you feel.... (Read More)

New Reward: Limited Edition 10 Postcard Set

May 8th - via:
Get your 10 pack of limited edition Steve Keene postcards - which are smaller photographs of the ones included in the book! We appreciate your support so much!  We understand that you can add to your order if you would like the postcards. Email me... (Read More)

33% Funded! THANK YOU!!

May 5th - via:
Hi Friends! Good news! We're at 33% funded! Your help, beyond pre-ordering the book, will help this campaign succeed.  Here is one idea that I've utilized for Grams (share as posts, stories and reels.) 1. Make your own reels of your SK art. For... (Read More)

Pitchfork! And a 30 sec video on Instagram!

May 1st - via:
In the immortal words of Alex Chilton "Thank you, friends!" Spreading the word to the legions of SK fans on social media is really helpful!  Pitchfork has just covered the campaign & there's a shareable 30 sec video. 1) Here's Ptichfork link:... (Read More)

Brooklyn Vegan Article

April 30th - via:
Did you see that Brooklyn Vegan featured our Steve Keene campaign? Link.  Brooklyn Vegan helps launch the Steve Keene book campaign. PLEASE share with friends! Follow and reTweet/ reGram us.  Instagram @TractorBeamPubArt @danielefram Twitter:... (Read More)

Great start! This project doesn't happen without YOU!

April 29th - via:
 Thank you for contributing!  This project doesn't happen without YOU and we're off to a wonderful start. I'm confident that we can reach our target, but we MUST spread the word.   Contributors: Would you follow/share on social media?   This... (Read More)

Indie rock artist Steve Keene (Pavement, Apples in Stereo) has first art book launched on Kickstarter

April 28th - via:
One thing Steve hasn't done in his career, though, is release an art book, but that is about to change, as a Kickstarter has just been launched for The Steve Keene Art Book: Live from Subliminal Projects LA, CA. The book will document Keene's 2016 exhibition at Shepard Fairey's Subliminal Projects gallery, featuring the 230 individual works that were on display at the show which featured some 800 pieces total. (Read More)

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