Measured by its intent, One Twelve Publishing is a movement to save endangered photography: to capture it in its purest forms, accurately reproduce it in print and online, and distribute it to the world. The film, handmade photography, and alternative process work featured by One Twelve Publishing has been practiced and celebrated across the world for decades, yet now it teeters on the brink of obsolescence. One Twelve Publishing is here to resist that flow in the direction of forgetting; to find those artists who appreciate photography as crafted and who want to ensure that generations to come will, as well.
One Twelve Publishing is a Mission. Measured by its products, it is the distributor of art through means that can be considered on their own to be an art form. The publishing company is know internationally for it’s respected fine art photographic annual Diffusion which focuses in artfully crafted photographic practices.
One Twelve also hosts an online gallery that focuses on bridging the gap between antiquated and contemporary photographic processes called Plates to Pixels.
In 2015 One Twelve Publishing is launched it’s new monograph series starting with Contact by Jake Shivery.
More about Diffusion
Diffusion is published in print form once a year. We also strive to showcase the published work in an annual group exhibition hosted at a different gallery each year. To be notified about calls for art or other goings-on sign up for our newsletter, visit our social media or check out our main blog.
One Twelve Publishing is located in Portland, Oregon, USA.