Archive for the ‘Books’ Category
The Discovering Scarfolk book arrived today and it’s a beautiful object, perfectly realised and presented. The dark humour that runs through the website of the same name is here in physical form, looking just like a government handbook from yesteryear as is the intention. Having not had time to fully digest it I can see [...]
Yes, that is the original Bagpuss puppet and an original Clanger with what looks like a bootleg friend. All were at the Art of Smallfilms book launch I attended on Tuesday night, hosted by Jonny Trunk at the Raven Row gallery in Spitalfields. The book is excellent, huge and heavy with chapters ranging from Bagpuss [...]
My good friend Scraffer is involved in putting out a reprint of Roger Perry‘s ‘The Writing On The Wall’ book, a long out of print collection of photos of graffiti around London from 1976. A Kickstarter has got off to a great start and will see the book expanded with new photos and text plus [...]
This beauty is now up for pre-order, if it’s anything like the website then it will be excellent.
I bought this on spec a couple of months back, purely because I was intrigued by the artwork and wanted to know more. Derek Stenning has collected together a bunch of images he’s created centering around floating cosmonauts in various scenarios – titled the EK Series. I’m still to read it to uncover the full [...]