market placeLara Gonzalez
Market Place
Print-on-demand edition, self-published, hard cover,  13 x 20 cm, 20 pages, 2012
This book is concerned with making visible how mobility can be lived out at a local level, by a Latin American community, within the urban spaces that is London. It explores issues of identity and migration narratives.

automatic poiesisLauren Winsor
Automatic Poiesis
Limited artists’ edition,  Another Photographer, bound in black cloth with an embossed title, printed on 170gsm matt paper, 15.5 x 20 cm, 38 pages, 2010
The book is compiled of a number of pinhole photographs and two pieces of text.  The series of photographs depicted in the book react with light when presented in a gallery and disappear.  The poem at the beginning of the book accompanies the photographs in the gallery.  The book was created as a limited edition catalogue to accompany the piece so that something remained at the end off the work’s installation.  The piece at the back of the book is an ekphrastic response to the piece by the philosopher Alexander Garcia Duttmann.                                                                                                                       http://laurenwinsor.co.uk/Auto-P

behindLina Avramidou
behind a veil of indifference
Handmade limited edition, self-published, paper, newspaper cuttings, board, bookcloth, 11 x 10 cm, 6 pages, 2012
This bookwork addresses the issue of indifference and apathy of the self. It is a handmade limited box edition of 12 copies. The pages consist of 6 sewn paper ‘bags’ that enclose 6 different hand-drawn single-line portraits, scanned, digitally printed on cartridge paper and hand-cut to shape.

counsellorLinda S Williams
I Saw A Counsellor
Artist’s proof, self-published, screen and digital print on paper, 16 x 11cm, 24 pages, 2012
The contents of this book are thoughts and annotations from my sketchbooks. Initially hand-written, the words were scanned, the pages screen-printed then hand-cut, and tortoiseshell-stiched.                                                                                                                                                                          http:www.lindasusanwilliams.com
beyondLucy Baxandall
Beyond Anxiety : The Christian Answer to Fear Frustration Guilt Indecision Inhibition Loneliness Despair
Altered book, self-published/Charles Scribner’s Sons, clothbound book, textured paper, polymer clay, wire, 15 x 22 x 3 cm, 149 pages, 2007
Found book. Reflection on home as ambiguous source of comfort, suffocation, secrets. Tiles are wired on individually and quite fragile. Display slightly open supported on foredges with spine up, like a roof.

hortoLucy Baxandall
Urbs in Horto (Third State)
Handmade edition, self-published, handmade cotton/linen/abaca paper, inkjet, mixed media, 16 x 22 x 1 cm, 22 pages, 2012
An ongoing project (this is version 3, original is a scroll, will eventually become a longer editioned book with text), visual meditation on effect of surroundings on mood and identity. No text. A form of journalling – I have moved around a lot: London, Belfast, Chicago, Oxford, London.

no man is an islandManuela São Simão
“We All Have Boundaries, but No Man is An Island”
Handmade edition of 10, self-published, mixed media on book cover, 12 x 9 cm, 2012
“We All Have Boundaries, but No Man is an Island” is a collection of drawings on “ready-made” book cover inspired by John Donne’s XVII century poem “No Man Is An Island”.

seeingiMargaret Cooter
The Seeing I
Artists edition, self-published, digital printing, 9 x 15 cm, 20 pages, 2012
Looking at our former selves, caught in an infinitisemal moment by the unblinking eye of the camera, who is it we encounter … and what poignant foreknowledge do we invoke?

childrenMargaret Cooter
Ghost Children, artist’s edition, self-published, ink and wax (batik) on rice paper, 3.5 x 17 cm, one continuous page, 2012
The stream of images, glimpses of a child-that-was … any child … now gone …


Maria Lusitano                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Birth                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Artist’s edition, handmade book, hard cover, varied papers, 30 x 22 cm, 12 pages, 2003                                                                                        With this book, I aim to reflect on the experience of giving birth. Likewise, I mix my personal history of becoming a mother, with the one of my grandmother, and I make an artistic cartography of my first experiences of motherhood through drawings, texts and painted maps.



Marie Ange Bordas                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Notes from away, diario de a bordo                                                                                                                                                                                       Artist’s edition, Platform Chocó, hard cover, digital colour print, 21 x 14 cm, 80 pages, 2011                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      I have been working with displaced communities around the globe since 2011. In these last 10 years Colombia has been omnipresent in my research as artist and activist. Colombia as one of the countries with more displaced people in the world, as the abandoned homeland of refugees I’ve encountered in Europe and Brazil, as a land sacrificed by conflict and greed. We set to develop a project with local children from an afro-Colombian and/or Embera community. We think of a book, preferably a bilingual Embera/Spaninh version that can be used by teachers in the future.                                                                                                                                                    http://www.marieangebordas.com/

list of rulesMarilena Synodinou
Detail package
Handmade edition, self- published, archive Somerset Paper 300gr, 44 x 22 cm, 18 pages, 2012
The title “Detail package” is a term borrowed from the architectural jargon and refers to the documents that accompany an architectural construction. These documents are tools that define the precise way the parts of the building must be built so that the whole structure comes together as one.
In Greece the extremist right has emerged from obscurity, to finally gain a significant position in the parliament.
This book researches and tries to analyse the inner drive and the techniques used to manipulate and form a new self residing in contemporary society. How does one decide to devote the self to extreme ideology, characterized by hatred and brutality?

double blndMarion Denis
Double blind
Offset print, 500 books, Revolver Books, Berlin, hardcover, 17 x 24 cm, 100 pages, 2012
The work ‘double blind – a human geneticists photographs – an artists photographs’ is an artistic examination of the origin of knowledge in the field of natural sciences, where the biological sex is determined.
Equipped with a compact camera, a human geneticist was asked to photograph all the things in her workplace that seemed important to her. The result was a total of thirty-nine black and white photographs. By contrast, Denis’ colour photographs in the ‘double blind’ series provide a record of the procedures performed on a blood sample to determine a person´s sex and shows in the end the portrait of a person – through the chromosomes.

off-the-s-h-elf-49May Magee
Sixty Years and Three Minuets (of not being an artist)
Print-on-demand edition, self-published, hand-made paper, cardboard and cd, 20 x 20 cm, 40, 40, 39, 56 pages, 2012
They ;-
Grew into this form.
Have a shelf life; are printed one side, loose leaf, can be re -arranged, room on backs and in margins for notes and images.  Can be hung up, covers changed.
In Formation
Book 1     Leftovers, (Creativity and Personal Development)
Book 2     Ten Years in Wales, (Creativity and Counselling)
Book 3     Shopping Tin and Tide, (Creativity and Time)
Book 4     Image Diary 2000-20001, (Creativity and Health)
Book 5     The Working Life, (The Creative Process)
Book 6     Card Games, (Creativity and Chance)
Book 7      Making Do, (Creative Blocks)
Book 8      Afon Morlais, (Creative Freedom)
Book 9      Beyond the Ullage, (Creativity and the Unknown)
Book 10    Image Diary 2009 -2010, (Creativity and Ageing)

plankMichelle Avison
Sample Book – Plank
A/P edition, self – published, paper, 17.5 x 5.5cm, 14 pages, 2012
Japanese binding. Relief printed wood.

cdMireille Ribière
Columbus Day
Handmade limited edition, self-published, card, paper and pigment ink prints, 23.5 x 21 cm, 56 pages, 2012
Columbus Day is a personal exploration of New York’s Central Park on Columbus Day. It provides a stylistic sample of private inscriptions in public places and simultaneously functions for the photographer as a statement of being. As a photographic book, it plays on the sequential nature of the medium and the characteristics of the digital image to create elaborate –sometimes humorous– visual rhymes and rhythms, and as such represents another way of organizing and positioning oneself in time and space.


Nicole Mollett

Atlas of Kent

Artist’s edition, self-published, digital colour print, 15.5 x 24 cm, 88 pages, 2012

The Kent Cultural Baton is a mobile art work that has traveled the length and breadth of Kent in the led up to the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics Games to encourage people to share the memories, secrets and stories about Kent. The Atlas of Kent is a snapshot of these, brought together with research and new artworks from Kent-based and International artists, to reveal the texture and character of the county.



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