Knust is the name of the graphic department of artist run organization Extrapool based in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
Knust represents a print workspace and a bookbinding workspace, and is highly specialized in the stencilprinting technique, also known as Risograph or mimeograph printing.
The print workspace is founded by and for artists and offers the possibility to let your own work be stencilprinted in a reasonable edition for a reasonable price.
You can also work at the print workspace on a DIY base.
Additionaly Knust also self publishes; an artist gets invited to make a publication with Knust during a residency at Extrapool â€“ the series Art Prison.
And an artist can send in a proposal for a book to make with Knust during a residency at Extrapool â€“ the series Work Holiday.
In addition Knust also produces a series of various designs of wallpaper â€“ Slimtarra.
Next to the main print workspace based in Nijmegen, Knust also manages a DIY print workspace in collaboration with AGA LAB (before Amsterdams Grafisch Atelier) in Amsterdam.