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BANI ABIDI

BANI ABIDI

The Speech Writer

A fictional “documentary” presented in the form of ten flip books in a beautiful slipcase, this evocative artist’s book tells the story of a retired political speech writer. Surrounded by memo…
Simryn Gill

Simryn Gill

Pearls

From the backlist
The One Year Drawing Project:

The One Year Drawing Project:

May 2005 – October 2007

From the backlist
T. SHANAATHANAN

T. SHANAATHANAN

The Incomplete Thombu

An unexpected yet poignant artist’s book, commenting on the tragic civil war in Sri Lanka from 1983-2009. A “thombu” is a Dutch term for a public land registry. This beautifully designed proje…
Aisha Khalid

Aisha Khalid

Name, Class, Subject

This very subtle book looks, at first glance, like a children’s exercise book with ruled pages. However, each page is actually a painting in the Mughal miniature tradition. But in stark contrast to …
Imran Qureshi

Imran Qureshi

Side by Side

Side by Side takes the form of 2 books: a connect-the-dots book and a religious instruction manual. In the connect-the-dots book, called The True Path, the reader is invited to connect numbered dots o…
MICHAEL DEAN

MICHAEL DEAN

Now Leaves

Fast-moving contemporary British artist Michael Dean explores different relationships between the word as idea and the word as material form in his sculptural and, at times, photo-based works. His n…
Petite Pattern Book

Petite Pattern Book

Flowers & Leaves

These book/disc combinations each feature 140 creativity-inducing patterns. Use them as backgrounds, screen-savers, wrapping paper, textiles, book covers, you name it – the only limit is your imagin…
Japan Blue

Japan Blue

100 Royalty Free JPEG Files

“Blue more vivid than indigo, bluer than indigo.” The old Japanese saying refers to a student who surpasses his teacher, but it originally meant that the blue produced by indigo dyes was lovelier …
SPIRAL MARKET

SPIRAL MARKET

Wrapping

No one wraps anything better than the Japanese, and this book is an incredible inspiration for anyone who wants to learn their secrets. Including schematics for paper folding, the use of colored tape …
MARTIN BOYCE

MARTIN BOYCE

2011 Turner Prize winner Martin Boyce, based in Glasgow, says he tries to capture the beauty in unloved everyday places. This exhibition catalog for the rising-star sculptor shows the powerful atmos…
OSAMU WATANABE

OSAMU WATANABE

Art Works: Sweet or Unsweet?

Osamu Watanabe: accomplished contemporary art curator by day, eccentric cake decorator by night. With what looks like effortless ease, this master of the pastry bag creates massive sugary art instal…
Visible

Visible

Where Art Leaves Its Own Field and Becomes Visible as Part of Something Else

Visible documents a research project by Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto in collaboration with Fondazione Zegna. The publication highlights nine curators, who showcase 41 ways of making art. The pu…
TSUTSUMU

TSUTSUMU

Traditional Japanese Packaging

The thread holding this wondrous book together is Hideyuki Oka (1905 – 1995), one of the masters of Japanese graphic design and advertising. The pieces shown in the 200-plus magnificent photos here…
JENNET THOMAS

JENNET THOMAS

The Unspeakable Freedom Device

Margaret Thatcher is the spectral protagonist in this dystopian folkloric work by London-based experimental narrative video artist Jennet Thomas. Using color and design to great effect, Thomas follows…
123+45

123+45

Royalty-Free Background Motion Pictures

Double the size of last year’s edition! The fourth edition from the popular Royalty-Free Background Motion Pictures series has been expanded to include two image-packed DVD-ROMs with 168 license-fre…
HERBERT HINTEREGGER

HERBERT HINTEREGGER

UNTITLED (FLOW)

At long last an extensive monograph on contemporary Austrian painter, Herbert Hinteregger (b. 1970) is released in tandem with the 15-year survey of the artist’s work at the Taxispalais Kunsthalle…