May 2016

Paris: Lab Bel, 2016
21 x 15cm, 4pp announcement card announcing the special edition of the La Vache dui rire cheese box (Collector's edition #3). Monk had taken the famous lid design and flipped it in a mirror image. There is a text by the artist inside in English and background to the collection.
This card is signed on the back cover by Monk and there is also a Post-It note which Monk has written to Paul Robertson "I could send you some cheese if you wish/JM" in pencil. VG+

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Glasgow: WAX336, 2016
21 x 15cm, 4pp (created by a single folded sheet silkscreen printed white on brown). Artist's card with four texts: "THIS CLOSER THAN THAT", "THAT BEHIND THIS", "THAT CLOSER THAN THIS" and "THIS BEHIND THAT". Bellingham claims that this is a "moral tale in which the foreground of the nearby is given shape by the background of the faraway...

Little Sparta: Wild Hawthorn Press, n.d. c., 2016.
30 x 21cm, grey on white letterhead for the archive of Ian Hamilton Finlay and the Wild Hawthorn press. The Director is Pia Simig. An unused sheet which was printed after Finlay's death and after Little Sparta was converted into a trust. VG+.

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Basel: Kunsthaus Baselland, 2016
21 x 15cm, 6pp single folded announcement leaflet for three separate exhibitions of which Monk was one alongside van der Ploeg and Lohr. Mon's deflated Sculpture II is reproduced on the front of the card, internally short biographies in German and English. This card is signed by Monk in pencil on the back page. VG+.

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