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Only 26 days to go to submit your photo book or collaborative book

Just a reminder that we are looking for books for our February exhibition. They are due by 31 JANUARY 2012 This means that if you have been doing a book involving a second author/artist/participant you should be getting it to the printer right now. See more details here: Art/Text/Clearinghouse project. We know that there are […]

Book arts
'Book Arts' - Centre for Fine Print Research, University of the West of England website.

Here at Lethologica Press we enjoy perusing the ‘Book Arts’ Centre for Fine Print Research, University of the West of England website, which offers a wealth of information related to the world of book arts.  We are also very chuffed that our very own birdlife makes a mention in the November edition of their Book […]

Printmaking and Independent Publishing
Printmaking and Independent Publishing

We are looking forward to heading on down to be part of the audience at Fremantle Arts Centre’s upcoming forum, Artspoken: Printmaking and Independent Publishing Forum, taking place on Sunday the 5th of November. A panel of local and national artists and publishers are to discuss all things printmaking and self-publishing, and it’s sure to […]

Flavio Rosa’s exhibition Frozen at Kulcha
Flavio Rosa’s exhibition Frozen at Kulcha

Open daily 10:00 to 4:00 pm 4-30 September 2011 Flavio Rosa’s photography has the intimacy of life labeled in every picture. Of Brazillian heritage, his friendly disposition allows his subjects to feel comfortable and lets magic happen. His work reflects his passion for dance and his sense of rhythm; his eyes capture more than we […]

birdlife printed and available now
birdlife printed and available now

We are very excited that our book, birdlife, is now in hand and available for purchase. A collaborative art and text title combining poetry by Michael Farrell, Nandi Chinna and Graeme Miles, writing by Nyanda Smith and visual artwork by Perdita Phillips – birdlife is a diverse consideration of the avian. It’s been described by […]

Zines at the gallery
Photo by Rachael Kuan

Ooh we do like it when publications meet galleries… The Perth Zine Collective have set up camp at PICA for the month of September, turning the gallery’s reading room into a public zine space.  People can pop in to make a zine, read and buy a range of local and international zines. Lovely.     […]

We like: Engels e-textualised

Lethologica Press were pleased to stumble upon the inspired project by UK experimental arts org Arthur+Martha in the webspohere. Drawing comparisons with Engels’ writing about the harshness of 19th Century Manchester and homeless existences today, the ‘epic poem’, ‘Tweet from Engels’, has been written in collaboration with homeless people in Manchester and Bury, and expands […]

birdlife due from printers!

We are very excited that our fourth publication, birdlife, is at the printers and due to us next week!  A collaborative art and text title combining poetry by Michael Farrell, Nandi Chinna and Graeme Miles, writing by Nyanda Smith and visual artwork by Perdita Phllips – birdlife is a diverse consideration of the avian. It’s […]

Artists books as part of impact7
Artists books as part of impact7

Bibliotheca Librorum Apud Artificem and Monash Library’s Rare Books collection have put on an exhibition in association with the Impact 7 print conference on the theme of political and social content. Bibliotheca Librorum Apud Artificem’s website: www.bibliotheca.org.au For further information about the conference visit http://impact7.org.au

call for Expression of Interest for the art/text/clearinghouse project and Western Australian Photographic Book Survey for a funding application

Progress on the November Lethologica Press exhibition is continuing. We are pursuing positive leads for funding and sponsorship and need high quality Expressions of Interest to support our bids. Proposals by WA artists/photographers/writers (even unconfirmed and speculative ones) are very welcome by 31 July in order to fulfil a significant grant application. Please fill out […]

We heart indie publishing

From small Perth publisher Contradiction Press comes Is this bioart?, a book irreverently  answering the question what exactly is bioart?  Illustrated by Sean Morris, quotes from various sources ruminate on what makes this particular art movement. From overhearing ORLAN being interrupted by Goethe, the rant of Latour and the cynicism of Flaubert interspersed with a […]

Catherin Higham’s show at the Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery

Showing at the Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery until 17th of July is Prime Mover by artist/photographer Catherine Higham. Prime Mover is an exhibition of paintings and photographs which link human behavior to ecosystems, with focus on water and genetically modified grains. Catherine is keen to collaborate with a poet to exploring aspects of the […]

birdlife due from printers!
birdlife due from printers!

We are very excited that our fourth publication, birdlife, is at the printers and due to us next week!  A collaborative art and text title combining poetry by Michael Farrell, Nandi Chinna and Graeme Miles, writing by Nyanda Smith and visual artwork by Perdita Phllips – birdlife is a diverse consideration of the avian. It’s […]

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