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Picture of Now Here Then (Signed)

Publisher's Description

The photographs in this book were taken all over the world, and later archived, stored, and then finally unpacked and furiously edited over a period of several years in a breathless, hopeful search for great images. Compiled in this book for the first time, and appearing as if from a series of dreams, they reveal the narrative of a life unfolding. A pool party in Memphis…women wrestling in a chair, one in a leather skirt…time moving slowly in Dar es Salaam…a vase of flowers on a desk distressed almost to the point of abstraction….a watery jungle in London’s Hyde Park.

Work prints were created for editing purposes, which were stacked and grouped together, pored over, shuffled, piled, boxed, put away and pulled out again and again. Some prints were inadvertently damaged during this process -- they were stained, torn, sometimes even scorched. This final, furious editing phase gave the prints a unique “patina”, and added artifacts to the images themselves, and was an intense, and serendipitous, last stage of creation for the work, just as important to finishing the images as their original subject matter, composition, color, and light.

Huger Foote was born in 1961, in Memphis, Tennessee, and has held numerous solo exhibitions in London, New York, Paris, and other cities, including his hometown of Memphis. His work hangs in many public and private collections. This is his second monograph since “My Friend from Memphis”, published by Booth Clibborn Editions in 2001. He resides in NYC and upstate NY.

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Publisher:Dashwood Books

92 pages

23.5 cm x 23.5 cm

Edition 1000 copies

Isbn 978-0-9844546-9-3

Huger Foote
The photographs in this book were taken all over the world, and later archived, stored, and then finally unpacked and furiously edited over a period of several years in a breathless, hopeful search for great images.
£46.00

Picture of Adrift (Signed)

Publisher's Description

"In 2013 I traveled from the continent of Antarctica to Barrow, Alaska, 320 miles north of the Artic Circle, through seventeen countries in the Americas. I documented dwellings, how human habitation responds to and reflects harsh landscapes, and the means with which societies adapt to changing climates, both cultural and physical. During the journey I was drawn to subjects which were both a departure from my work yet still felt like a familiar target: organic and inorganic structures succumbing to the effects of a warming planet." — Magda Biernat

Adrift is a sequenced series of photographs that occilates between icebergs 'adrift' on the ocean and manmade structures submerged in snow. They are hauntingly silent images that might arise out of a frozen dream of a forgotten world and culture. The accordian fold of the book lends itself to a sense of floating from one image to the next.

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Publisher: Ink & Bellows LTD

Size: 6 8"

48 pages, 26 colour accordion fold illustrations

Magda Biernat
Adrift is a sequenced series of photographs that occilates between icebergs 'adrift' on the ocean and manmade structures submerged in snow.
£36.00

Picture of Kou Inose: The Complete Works (Signed)

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Publisher's Description

Born 1960 in Saitama. Started his career after studying photography under Seiryu Inoue while still enrolled at Osaka University of Arts. While having numerous devoted fans, he doesn’t present new works very often, as his extremely persistent approach is reflected in every single print that he finishes in up to one month of highly concentrated work. Charged with astonishing density and intensity, his works have been awarded a New Photographer Prize at the Higashikawa International Photo Festival in 1993. Photo books include deja-vu #11: Inose Kou (’93) and Inose Kou Visions of Japan (‘98). Solo exhibitions include the “Inose Kou Photo Exhibition” at Space Kobo & Tomo in 2001. He also participated in the group exhibition “Lonely Planet” at Art Tower Mito in 2004, and is presently one of those artists whose exhibitions are most anticipated.

Publisher: Getsuyosha

250 pages, 140 images

263 x 187 mm

Kou INOSE, Contribution: Daido MORIYAMA

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Publisher's Description

Born 1960 in Saitama. Started his career after studying photography under Seiryu Inoue while still enrolled at Osaka University of Arts. While having numerous devoted fans, he doesn’t present new works very often, as his extremely persistent approach is reflected in every single print that he finishes in up to one month of highly concentrated work. Charged with astonishing density and intensity, his works have been awarded a New Photographer Prize at the Higashikawa International Photo Festival in 1993. Photo books include deja-vu #11: Inose Kou (’93) and Inose Kou Visions of Japan (‘98). Solo exhibitions include the “Inose Kou Photo Exhibition” at Space Kobo & Tomo in 2001. He also participated in the group exhibition “Lonely Planet” at Art Tower Mito in 2004, and is presently one of those artists whose exhibitions are most anticipated.

Publisher: Getsuyosha

250 pages, 140 images

263 x 187 mm

£96.00

Picture of Sanrizuka (Signed)

Publisher's Description

Japan in the late sixties was the time when Daido Moriyama published "Nippon Gekijo" in Camera Mainichi magazine, and the first issue of Provoke was released. The exhibition "New Documents", curated by John Szarkowski, was held at MoMA in New York. Living in such an era, "for me, after all, photography is no more than a tool for ripping up and protesting against the times", said Kanoh.

Taking off from the U.S. military's Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Boeing B-52 bombers repeatedly flew over North Vietnam for air raids. The world saw the break-up of the Beatles, and Mick Jagger, with his uniquely curling upper lip, bouncing around the stage in Hyde Park. The younger generation, whether students or non-students, were then very socially active, and they chose to resist authority. The “anger of youth” underlay their daily lives and thought.— Tenmei Kanoh

At the time, the outbreak of the Narita protest movement (also known as the Sanrizuka struggle) drew Kanoh’s attention when he was 28 years old. Being one of the angry young men, he put himself in the site with his camera. During that time, there were already a number of photographers who had featured Sanrizuka. Yet, Kanoh intelligently captured the uncertainty of information and the disorderly atmosphere that pervaded the Japanese youth.

Through his experiences working as a cameraman, Kanoh gazed at society with his unique perspective. Furthemore, although circumstances are different between then and now, the essence of social phenomena seen through his photography remains unchanged.

Forty three years have passed since then, and yet one plot of land remains intact in the middle of the airport, showing that the protest has passed to the next generation. Kanoh expresses that, with such deep attachment to the land and tenacity of ownership, he knows the profound desire and great fortitude of human beings. “Decades have past and I wonder what the young of today have in their minds. I wonder whether I will witness their action and intellect in response to the crucial issue of the amendments to the 9th Article of the Constitution of Japan.” We invite you to see these works on the Sanrizuka struggle by Tenmei Kanoh.

Publisher: Zen Foto Gallery

Size: 257 x 182 mm

144 pages, 131 images

Tenmei Kanoh
for me, after all, photography is no more than a tool for ripping up and protesting against the times"
£37.00

Picture of Brighter Later (Signed)

Publisher's Description

As an island race we have always looked out; to find food from the sea, to find opportunity to trade, to find adventure, and to find ourselves. Brighter Later is a journey around the coastal counties of Britain. It is a portrait of the island, looking out rather than in.

As novelist Melissa Harrison writes in her essay included in the book:

"Brian David Stevens’ simple seascapes require a slowing-down, a recalibrating of our usual demand for information, drama and resolution. More than just requiring it, in fact, they induce it: each pair of images leads us quietly out of our everyday world and stands us on a British beach somewhere, shielding our eyes against all that reflected light, that surfeit of sky."

Brighter Later features 68pp of full colour photographs, together with text from Brian David Stevens and Melissa Harrison, with design and layout by Wayne Ford.

Publisher: Tartaruga

Size: 290 x 155 mm

68 pages

Brian David Stevens
Brighter Later is a journey around the coastal counties of Britain. It is a portrait of the island, looking out rather than in.
£30.00

Picture of Road Wallah (Signed)

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Premier Padmini taxis, first introduced to the streets of Mumbai in the 1960s, have now all but disappeared following the introduction of laws to reduce pollution in the city. Locally known as 'Kaali-Peeli', there were once more than 60,000 of these iconic black and yellow cabs struggling through the chaos of Mumbai's streets.

Over a four year period Dougie Wallace documented these elaborate Bollywood disco bars on wheels. The crowded streets of Mumbai and the assortment of passengers provide a dynamic and intense backdrop, as do the cabs themselves. Many are pimped with large speakers in the boot that blast out Bollywood hits, or are colourfully decorated inside with posters of Bollywood actresses, upholstered in loud hypnotic patterns, or feature Hindu gods and goddess on the dashboard.

Over recent years London-based photographer Dougie Wallace has establised an enviable reputation as one of the leading street photographers not just in the UK but in the World. He is recognised for his expressive social documentary and a distinct and direct style of street photography. As he says; ‘Human behaviour motivates my pictures. People, their interactions and emotions fascinate me… Translating this, through my lens, into social wit, criticism and humorous vignettes is what stimulates me.’

Since 2014 Wallace has published two successful books, Stags, Hens & Bunnies (Dewi Lewis) and Shoreditch Wildlife (Hoxton Minipress). These have led to several important exhibitions in Europe, the United States and India where he was recently included in a British Council exhibition in Delhi. He also continues to attract considerable press and media attention for his work and his photographs feature regularly in many leading international publications.

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Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing

Size: 370 x 280 mm

96 pages, 65 colour photos

Dougie Wallace
Premier Padmini taxis, first introduced to the streets of Mumbai in the 1960s, have now all but disappeared following the introduction of laws to reduce pollution in the city. Over a four year period Dougie Wallace documented these elaborate Bollywood disco bars on wheels.
£35.00

Picture of Looking For Alice (Signed)

Publisher's Description

Looking For Alice is an award-winning project by British photographer Sian Davey, which tells the story of her daughter Alice and their family. Alice was born with Down's Syndrome, but is no different to any other little girl or indeed human being. She feels what we all feel. Their family is also like many other families, and Sian's portraits of Alice and their daily life are both intimate and familiar. “My family is a microcosm for the dynamics occurring in many other families. Previously as a psychotherapist I have listened to many stories and it is interesting that what has been revealed to me, after fifteen years of practice, is not how different we are to one another, but rather how alike we are as people. It is what we share that is significant. The stories vary but we all experience similar emotions.”

However despite the normality, the underlying fact is that society does not acknowledge Alice as such, and her very existence was given little or no value. She entered a world where routine genetic screening at twelve weeks gestation is thrust towards birth prevention rather than birth preparation. Indeed, prior to the introduction of screening, children such as Alice would have been severely marginalised and ultimately institutionalised and given little or limited medical care.

Their journey as mother and daughter was not an instantly smooth and happy one either: “I was deeply shocked when Alice was born as an 'imperfect' baby. I was fraught with anxiety that rippled through to every aspect of my relationship with her. My anxieties penetrated my dreams. On reflection I saw that Alice was feeling my rejection of her and that caused me further pain. I saw that the responsibility lay with me; I had to dig deep into my own prejudices and shine a light on them. The result was that as my fear dissolved I fell in love with my daughter. We all did.”

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Publisher: Trolley

Size: 220 x 260 mm

104 pages

Sian Davey
Looking For Alice is an award-winning project by British photographer Sian Davey, which tells the story of her daughter Alice and their family.
£35.00

Picture of Waiting (Signed)

Publisher's Description

Young Russian couples, inhabitants of Saint-Petersburg and Moscow, are sleeping in their bedrooms early in the morning, the time when people don’t really care about their appearance, being natural. They are preparing to become parents in few months, and the project investigates not only their attitude to each other during the period of expecting a baby, but also the way young families live in big cities of modern Russia, 20 years after the fall of the Soviet Union, the country that will be known to their children only from history books.

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Size: 245 x 160 mm

96 pages

Jana Romanova
Young Russian couples, inhabitants of Saint-Petersburg and Moscow, are sleeping in their bedrooms early in the morning, the time when people don’t really care about their appearance, being natural.
£35.00

Picture of Pony Congo (Signed)

Publisher's Description

By putting together the two extremes of childhood Pony Congo brings to the surface the shameful coexistence of  two stereotypical realities. With a series of diptychs the viewer is confronted with the extreme depiction of strongly opposed routines. On one hand the stress of the wealthy for gaining recognition and social status from the early stages of their lives, victims of family and social pressure measuring their value by riding on a small horse. A glossy cliché that is combined with the well known smiles of the poor in Africa.

Vicente Paredes chose to walk the line with this series of photographs that shamelessly reunites visually what very few dare to talk about openly.

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Publisher: de middel

Size: 160 x 240 mm

88 pages

Vicente Paredes
Signed copy.
£35.00

Picture of Man Jayen (Signed)

Publisher's Description

In 1911 the North Pole had already been discovered and these first valiant explorers had opened a way for secondary heroes that were willing to prove their courage and to bring back home some unforgettable and and unique memories. In that context a group of wealthy German and British supposed scientists decided to “re-discover” Jan Mayen, an island located between Greenland and Iceland that whalers had been using for years but that had not been studied scientifically. They sailed, they argued, they fought, they forgot their compass,they ran out of coal, they made it to the island, but the boat was too big and they could not land. End of the story. No medal to bring back home this time and no serious discovery in any of the fields of science that the crew was proudly representing.

History is written by winners and the cinematographer in the crew was well aware of that. He convinced the loser group to stop on the way back in an Icelandic beach and to stage the landing with all the dramatising that such heroic jests entail.

This is the true story of how History was staged.

This book is the catalogue version for the exhibition of the Jan Mayen project at the Museum of the University of Navarra.

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Publisher: Trama Editorial & Museo de la Universidad de Navarra

Size: 15 x 22 cm

76 pages

Edition of 1000 copies

Cristina de Middel
Signed Copy
£60.00

Picture of Lost in the City (Collector's Edition)

Publisher's Description

A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Lost in the City by Nicholas Sack presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.

Edition numbers allocated from lowest to highest as orders are processed.

Nicholas Sack's black and white photographs of office workers in and around the City of London capture isolated individuals and set them against the imposing architecture of modern London. The work is beautiful but also unnerving and reminds us of the alienation that can be felt in the heart of a city as well as obliquely commenting on the moral uncertainty of the banking practices in the City . The book is accompanied by an introductory essay by the well-known writer Iain Sinclair.

Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

Nicholas Sack
A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Lost in the City by Nicholas Sack presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.
£40.50

Picture of Hackney By Night (Collector's Edition)

Publisher's Description

A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Hackney By Night by David George presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.

Edition numbers allocated from lowest to highest as orders are processed.

David George’s photographs of Hackney by night reveal urban landscapes of stillness but also strange pastoral beauty. Here is the London that we miss when we sleep. The images are accompanied by a short story by Karen Falconer that takes the reader on a parallel journey into the night of the narrator’s past and a painful memory that is unresolved...

Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

David George
A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Hackney By Night by David George presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.
£40.50

Picture of Autoportrait (Signed)

Signed copy

Updated edition 2015

Publisher's description

From his many trips around the world Martin Parr brings back every time a specific souvenir: a self-portrait. From outrageously manipulated digital photographs to studio shots with exotic backgrounds we see, in this collection, Martin Parr's very own sense of humour and irony.  Realised by professional photographers, local amateurs, or even in a photo booth, these portraits, each more kitsch than the other, never cease to surprise.

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Publisher: Dewi Lewis

Size: 110 x 150 mm

145 pages, 90 illustrations

Martin Parr

Signed copy

Updated edition 2015

Publisher's description

From his many trips around the world Martin Parr brings back every time a specific souvenir: a self-portrait. From outrageously manipulated digital photographs to studio shots with exotic backgrounds we see, in this collection, Martin Parr's very own sense of humour and irony.  Realised by professional photographers, local amateurs, or even in a photo booth, these portraits, each more kitsch than the other, never cease to surprise.

Sample images

Publisher: Dewi Lewis

Size: 110 x 150 mm

145 pages, 90 illustrations

£16.99

Picture of Columbia Road (Collector's edition and print)

Publisher's Description

Book 7 from the series 'East London Photo Stories' + PRINT

A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Columbia Road by Johanna Neurath presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print.

This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.

Edition numbers allocated from lowest to highest as orders are processed.

East London photographer Johanna Neurath has ventured down Hackney’s Columbia Road nearly every Sunday for the past ten years to visit its flower market. Rather than depicting the obvious prettiness of people and their flowers Neurath turns her attention to the colour and pattern left behind as the market clears out, focussing on strangely beautiful displays in gutters, hazy reflections in windows and the abstract forms created by fag butts and polystyrene cups strewn across the road.

This book fuses still life and street photography to celebrate the beauty and chaos of one of East London's most famous markets.


Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

Johanna Neurath
Book 7 from the series 'East London Photo Stories' + PRINT
£45.00

Picture of Dzogchen SIGNED

Publisher's Description

THE HIMALAYAN PROJECT - PART 3

Offset color printing on Papyrus Original Gmund Tactile Cream paper
Layout and collages by V.D. and Philippe Koeune (at Valley the Valley)
All books titled, signed and numbered by hand with my red marker ! (+ a small print and texts slipped inside)

Publisher: Self-published by V.D. at WILDERNESS 

Size: 240 x 320 mm 

80 pages

Limited edition of 500 copies 

Vincent Delbroeck
THE HIMALAYAN PROJECT - PART 3. Limited edition of 500 copies
£44.50

Picture of Missing Buildings SIGNED

Publisher's Description

Missing Buildings seeks to answer war artist John Piper’s vision to preserve the ruins of the Second World War in London. This extensive body of work, made over the last five years, studies both the physical and the imaginative landscape of the London Blitz.

Over a million of London’s buildings were destroyed or damaged by bombing between 1940 and 1945. From the mysterious gap in a suburban terrace to the incongruous post-war inner city estate, London is a vast archaeological site, bearing the visible scars of its violent wartime past. 70 years after VE Day, Thom and Beth’s photographs search for evidence of the Blitz, both real and mythological, in order that we might memorialise what remains and contemplate its effects upon the British psyche.

Thom and Beth Atkinson are brother and sister.

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Signed copy

Publisher: Hwaet Books

Size: 245 x 285 mm

96 pages, 42 colour plates

Thom and Beth Atkinson
Missing Buildings seeks to answer war artist John Piper’s vision to preserve the ruins of the Second World War in London. This extensive body of work, made over the last five years, studies both the physical and the imaginative landscape of the London Blitz.
£35.00

Picture of Threshold (Signed)

Publisher's Description

In Threshold Tate Shaw has composed a kind of travel literature for the global age where a place can be many places at once or no place at all. Tate’s writing gives us patient, winding directions telling us what to do and think along the way. The spaces in his simple photographs seem to be notes made that we are inclined to forget in our everyday movements. Between the photos, text, and through turning the pages of this pocket-sized book, is a circuitous narrative about thoughts and sensation.

Size: 4.5 x 7"

84 pages

Tate Shaw
In Threshold Tate Shaw has composed a kind of travel literature for the global age where a place can be many places at once or no place at all. Tate’s writing gives us patient, winding directions telling us what to do and think along the way.
£20.00

Picture of The Ground (Signed)

Tate Shaw's The Ground started with photographs made between 2010 and 2012 in a geothermal area of Iceland and at hydrofracking and former coal mining sites in Pennsylvania. The photographs were printed with an inkjet printer on heavy printmaking paper and then water was applied to wash out areas of the ink. The resulting images are interwoven with a personal essay where Tate recounts a period when he lived in a pastoral part of Pennsylvania now inundated by the natural gas industry. This essay book is about personal and historical failures to access the ground--both literally and metaphorically--as a source of energy and grasp its power.

Signed copy

Size: 12 x 8"

124 pages with 2 gatefolds

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Tate Shaw
Tate Shaw's The Ground started with photographs made between 2010 and 2012 in a geothermal area of Iceland and at hydrofracking and former coal mining sites in Pennsylvania.
£32.50

Picture of Life is One Live it Well (Signed)
Publisher's Description
Life is One Live it Well takes us back to the dodgy area of St. Georg in Hamburg and to many of its barrooms: Mickey Mouse, Windstärke 11, Zum Frühaufsteher, Rund um die Uhr, Moin Moin, Treff Hamburg-München, also the Vanessa Bar, Dschungel Bar, Rubin Bar, Moulin Rouge, Zar und Zimmermann and the Astra Stübchen. Now that the party is over, these bars have turned into mausoleums of the good old times and fading testimonies of a quartier that is frenetically changing under the effect of gentrification and the ban on street prostitution. 

Henrik Malmström was curious to know what was actually happening inside these places. So, he started frequenting them. For four years, he befriended regulars, bartenders and clients. He became one of them. Then a sort of photo metamorphosis happened through the life in the bars of St. Georg. Like a cockroach, his camera, started crawling on the floor recreating what it feels like after a night of solitary rounds.

Balloons, velvet cushions, faded wallpaper and champagne –decayed fragments of the old fancy times, all shot with flashlight, all in close-up. They could perfectly be the snaps of a drunkard.

And then, it’s people. Living characters. Life’s rebels. Moralists call them the prostitutes, pimps, underdogs and petty criminals of Hamburg’s streets of shame. But, in fact, what they are is common people living their lives the best they can. Just like everyone they want to hang out, have fun and some beer.

Somewhere between the bittersweet fatalism of Rainer Werner Fassbinder and the deadpan mien aesthetics of Aki Kaurismäki, Malmström recreates in colour a contemporary “Café Lehmitz”. Its ambience is imbued with visual stylization and a warm-hearted emotional immediacy towards its people who just want to be left in peace and “drink their bitter cup of broken dreams”, as the famous Finnish tango artist Olavi Virta sings. After all, life is one, so you better live it well. Thank you for the visit.

Finnish photographer Henrik Malmström (b.1983) currently lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His work is often the result of the interaction with his immediate surroundings. In 2010 he self-published On Borrowed Time, his first book of photographs. In the same year he moved to Hamburg, Germany, where he developed and completed his two projects “A Minor Wrongdoing” and “Life is One Live it Well” by 2014. He is the co-founder and curator of the Müllkellergalerie, a premium art gallery located in a garbage room in Hamburg, Germany. In 2015 he co-founded the online platform Vaciarte, that deals with arts and politics in Buenos Aires.

Publisher: Kominek books

Size: 210mm x 300mm

256 pages + 1 loose paper

Design and editing by Henrik Malmström and Misha Kominek

Limited Edition of 375 copies / signed and numbered 

Henrik Malmstrom
Somewhere between the bittersweet fatalism of Rainer Werner Fassbinder and the deadpan mien aesthetics of Aki Kaurismäki, Malmström recreates in colour a contemporary “Café Lehmitz”.
£50.00

Picture of Avec Toi (Signed)

Signed Copy

Size: 420 x 280 Mm

Pages unfold as posters (poster size 42cm x 56cm)

Sample images

Jacob Aue Sobol
Signed copy. Pages unfold as posters.
£29.50

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