James Kerr: Journey and Monofreo

James Kerr contributed two books to the Western Australian Photobook Survey. In 2008 James Kerr travelled to Thailand and the UK to re-connect with his origins. Primarily a journey to visit the town of his birth in Yorkshire, which he had not seen since leaving as a very young child, his visit took him to… Continue reading James Kerr: Journey and Monofreo

Coral Carter: KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE and Kalgoorlie 2010

Coral Carter is well known for her active association with Mulla Mulla Press but she also has an intensive photographic practice concerned with the everyday environment that she lives in. She produced two books for the Western Australian Photographic Book Survey. Kalgoorlie 2010 is a  self produced/self published wire bound book of 51 ink jet… Continue reading Coral Carter: KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE KALGOORLIE and Kalgoorlie 2010

Half price display cases — express your interest ASAP

SNAP UP A BARGAIN BEFORE THEY ARE SNAPPED IN HALF! Two display cases available for pick-up OR delivery to your door (at minimum charge in the metropolitan area) on this MONDAY 12 March big one 1600 x 800 x 500 mm high = $609 GST inc small one 800 x 800 x 500 mm high… Continue reading Half price display cases — express your interest ASAP

An afternoon of words and art

The conversation was flowing within the airy rooms of Perth Centre for Photography, during our Artist’s Talk afternoon on Saturday 3 March. We chatted about the experiences and lessons learned, from collaboratively making books for the Art/Text/Clearinghouse Project and the Western Australian Photographic Book Survey. A number of poets read from their books – Liana… Continue reading An afternoon of words and art

Artist’s talks Saturday 3 March 2:00 to 3:30pm

Please join us for artists’ talks and poetry readings in an informal atmosphere as part of the Art/Text/Clearinghouse Project + Western Australian Photographic Book Survey. A number of artists/writers/poets/photographers will be in attendance. We will be reflecting on what we have achieved, what we have learnt about different methods of book publishing and the potential… Continue reading Artist’s talks Saturday 3 March 2:00 to 3:30pm

the opening night (before it got busy!) 8 February 2012

Here are some shots of the Art/Text/Clearinghouse Project + Western Australian Photographic Book Exhibitions opening at Perth Centre for Photography’s new gallery at 100 Aberdeen Street. It was a massive night. All images courtesy of James Kerr Photography http://www.monofreophoto.com/

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… Continue reading Only 26 days to go to submit your photo book or collaborative book

Postcards from Home by Sam Harris

Photographer Sam Harris has produced both a handmade concertina book and a POD edition based on his Postcards from Home series. The latter POD version, Postcards from Home 2008 – 2011, was recently awarded the 2011 Momento Pro Photobook of the Year. Postcards from Home 2008 – 2011 by Sam Harris Based in Balingup and with… Continue reading Postcards from Home by Sam Harris

mag cloud

Another digital publishing site popular with photographers and artists is Mag cloud http://www.magcloud.com/.  The sizes and bindings available are limited reflecting its original focus on high end arts/photography magazines. Some details from the website: How it Works Upload an 8.5″ x 11.0″ or 5.5″ x 8.5″, multi-page PDF of your publication. Select your layout, binding… Continue reading mag cloud

Annette Nykiel: May I tell a story?

Annette Nykiel has produced the limited edition book May I tell a story? Nykiel works in photography and textiles. Based in the eastern goldfields, she explores changes in relationship to country, identity, place and belonging that occur when one’s ways of seeing and knowing are strongly influenced by another culture/s. Currently she is investigating possibilities… Continue reading Annette Nykiel: May I tell a story?

Layli Rakhsha: Behind The Waters

Layli Rakhsha works with photography, painting and printmaking centred on the landscape. The photographs in Behind The Waters are related to her experience of using digital camera and the idea of reflection. The photographs were taken during her residency at the Vancouver Art Centre in Albany, South of Western Australia in 2009. The work explores… Continue reading Layli Rakhsha: Behind The Waters

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