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[sliders_pack id="6823"] This book is written and illustrated with drawings and photographs by long-time collaborator Len Grant, It looks at what it takes to build a creative ecology in an area of West Yorkshire identified by Arts Council England as being below the national average for...

[sliders_pack id="6615"] This new 'director's cut' of Two Blue Buckets, originally designed in 1988 by Axis, contains new text by Gerry Badger, a discussion between David Campany and Fraser, and 19 missing images from the original. Quoting from Gerry Badger’s essay in the book:‘It is clear that...

[sliders_pack id="6620"] A catalogue to accompany the exhibition will be available from 15 November. Including black and white images of Prestwich Mental Hospital in 1972, Yates’s Wine Lodges 1982-3, colour Point of Sale photographs from 1986 and the Guardian Cities Project in 2008 as well as...

[sliders_pack id="6821"] This presents a selection of personal memories, materials and memorabilia from the Knowsley Flower Show Archive, between its inception in 1999 and today. The Archive focuses on the growers, competitors and visitors to the Marquee. It's a delightful little hardback with a lovely foil blocked...

[sliders_pack id="6624"] Shakespeare by McBean collects 300 images, many never before published, taken by the renowned photographer Angus McBean. Incorporating images from every one of Shakespeare's plays performed at the RSC, with some from the Old Vic, between the years 1945-62, it is a veritable who's...

[sliders_pack id="6630"] Live the Life that You Dream commissioned and published by InSite Arts, documents the contemporary installations by artist Mark Titchner, installed in One St Peters Square, Manchester. The artworks were commissioned by Argent, Glenn Howell Architects and on-site art consultants InSite Arts, the works employ...

[sliders_pack id="6627"] The definitive guide to the Lord Leverhulme Collection at the Lady Lever Art Gallery in Port Sunlight. This publication was 2 years in the making in terms of design and proofing. It has a complex hierarchy of typography, which entailed extensive style sheet development...

[sliders_pack id="6633"] Recalling the short-lived Bureau de Recherches Surréalistes of 1924−1925 − part information centre and ‘public relations’ office, and part surrealist archive − Mark Dion trawled through the Manchester Museum’s own collections and found the raw material for this book and a new installation for...

[sliders_pack id="6636"] Days before he died Akinori Hosaka said to Richard Goulding, “I am not a wealthy man but, because of judo in my heart, I am a millionaire”. This statement led to a five year project and the resulting photographs are now published as a monograph...

[sliders_pack id="6640"] A book about the water mills of the Bela in Cumbria and its surrounding area, this book is a source of both the flora and fauna, the wildlife and man’s intervention in this landscape. This publication is a gazetteer of the found research and...