Cattywampus Press

Short-run editions of artists' publications, prints, and goods.


Cattywampus Press is an artist-run independent publisher. We utilize traditional and contemporary print technologies and methods to develop and produce short-run editions of publications by and about artists living and working in the American South.


Who We Are

Daedelus Hoffman is an artist, author, curator, and aspiring librarian whose work has been featured in numerous arts publications including Glasstire, ArtForum, Arts International, The New York Times, Destroyer Journal, The Creators Project, and Art in America. He is also the founder of H I X — a project-based collective critically surveying the culture scape of the contemporary American South. His work resides in the permanent collections of the Wright State Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Art Tallahassee, and the Santa Fe College Center for Contemporary Art. 

Shows & Exhibitions

The Why Annual, Northern Southern Gallery, Austin, TX. Group show curated by Phillip Niemyer. August 18 – September 12, 2018.

Paper Trail, printed matter show and sale, hosted at Brick, San Antonio, Texas, June 8–9, 2018.

Press Fest ATX, printed matter show and sale, hosted at The Vortex, Austin, Texas, October 11, 2017.

San Anto Zine Fest (SAZF), printed matter show and sale, hosted at the Guadalupe Cultrual Arts Center, San Antonio, Texas, October 7, 2017.

Lone Star Zine Fair, invitational exhibition and sale, hosted by the University of Texas Libraries at Cheer-up Charlies, Austin, Texas, June 11, 2017.

Permanent Collections

University of Texas at San Antonio, Libraries, Special Collections

Albert B. Alkek Library, Texas State University, San Marcos, General and Special Collections


Lindsay Starr, is a designer, publisher, and educator. For thirteen years, she has maintained a professional career in university press publishing and as a freelance book packager. Her private design practice provides a range of publishing services that help artists, authors, publishers, and public institutions to produce high quality printed publications. Her work has been recognized by Print Magazine's Regional Design Annual, AIGA 50 Book/50 Covers, the AAUP Book, Jacket, and Journal Show, The New York Book Show, and The Texas Institute of Letters.

Recent Media

Glasstire: ArtBoors Podcast. (October 15, 2018).

Celebrating the Art of Barney Smith’s Toilet Seat Museum.” NPR: Texas Standard (August 6, 2018).

The Magic of Barney Smith’s Toilet Seat Art Museum.” Glasstire: Profile (May 25, 2018).

Dirty Dark Place brings contemporary art to a corner of the Kyle Flea Market.” TimeOut: Austin (May 9, 2018).

Celebrating Barney Smith, the Norman Rockwell of Toilet Seat Art.San Antonio Current (January 23, 2018.)


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