The book, which is the result of a bachelor thesis, deals with the special printing method named Risography. Risography was developed for quick and cheap reproduction, additionally it is environmentally friendly as the ink is transferred to the paper without using chemicals or heat. However, Risography is not a high quality printing process. If more colours are printed on the same paper, fitting irregularities due to the manual paper feed occur. Using Risography means you have slightly imperfect final outcomes. Thats the reason why young artist and
graphic designers are using this maschine for producing small editions and publications, because it makes them look speciall. The artistic invention of the Risograph gains popularity due to the trend to retro products. There are studios all over the world using a Risograph – with an upward tendency. The book itself is printed on a Risograph.

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