September 2008

Stirling: The Changing Room, 2008
21 x 15cm, unpaginated (c. 144pp) plus card covers. Artist's book with many concrete and visual poems by Bellingham reproduced in b/w. VG+. Hard to find....

Glasgow: Monorail Music, n.d.
10.5 x 15cm, 2pp artist designed postcard for a record shop - the text on the front reads:
ATTACK OF SOUND/ATTACK OF COLOUR/ATTACK OF SOUND/ATTACK OF COLOUR.
Signed in pencil on the back by the artist - "best David". VG+. ...

Glasgow: Wax366, 2008
10.5 x 10.8cm, 16pp (self cover). String bound. Artist's book published on the anniversary of printing being available in Scotland (1508 being the first licence for printing in Scotland issued by King James IV). alternative pages are printed in black or white backgrounds and the texts "LICENCE TO PRINT/LICENCE TO READ" are also repeated. Small limitation. VG+.

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Stirling: The Changing Room, 2008
10.5 x 15cm, 2pp announcement card for an exhibition and the artist's book created by Bellingham which was given away for free at British Libraries as part of the Off The Page Festival. VG+. Hard to find....

Stirling: The Changing Room, 2008
15 x 21cm, 2pp. Announcement card for a solo show by Bellingham - with a b/w photograph of a pile of Stirling Journals from the early 1900s on the front and verso gallery details. VG.

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Worpswede: Kûnstlerhäuser Worpswede, 2008
16 x 12cm, 36pp plus wrappers. Monk has reprinted Ed Ruscha's Coloured People (images of cactii in colour in the original) but with every page being black and white - hence perverting the original. This example of the book is unique in that Monk has painted the cover with yellow spray paint and signed the back cover in blue ink. VG+.

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Worpswede: Kûnstlerhäuser Worpswede, 2008
16 x 12cm, 36pp plus wrappers. Monk has reprinted Ed Ruscha's Coloured People (images of cactii in colour in the original) but with every page being black and white - hence perverting the original. One of 500 copies - this one being signed on the inside cover by Monk. VG+.

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