Sandy Florian in Los Angeles

Sidebrow and Les Figues invite you to a double launch celebration of newly published books by Sandy Florian & Harold Abramowitz.

Sandy Florian’s On Wonderland & Waste from Sidebrow Books features full-color collages by Alexis Anne Mackenzie. The event will take place in conjunction with Alexis Anne Mackenzie’s solo show at POVevolving Gallery in Los Angeles, and collages from On Wonderland & Waste will be on display.

Harold Abramowitz's latest, Not Blessed, is the third book of Les Figues’ five-book TrenchArt: Maneuvers Series, featuring art by VD Collective.

Sandy Florian is the author Telescope (Action Books), 32 Pedals & 47 Stops (Tarpaulin Sky Press), The Tree of No (Action Books), On Wonderland & Waste (Sidebrow Books), and Prelude to Air From Water (Elixir Press). She has been awarded residencies at Caldera Arts, Stonehouse, and the Vermont Studio Center and literary prizes from Elixir Press, New Voices, and Brown University. She currently lives in San Francisco where she’s an affiliate artist at the Headlands Center for the Arts. For more information, visit her site at

Harold Abramowitz is a writer and editor from Los Angeles. His books and chapbooks include Not Blessed (Les Figues Press, 2010), Sin is To Celebration (collaboration with Amanda Ackerman, House Press, 2009), Dear Dearly Departed (Palm Press, 2008), Sunday, or A Summer’s Day (PS Books, 2008), and Three Column Table (Insert Press, 2007). Harold co-edits the short-form literary press eohippus labs (, and co-curates the experimental cabaret event series, Late Night Snack (