Shared Rooms: Poems by Anna Akhmatova with Translations by Natalie Staples and Imitations by Rosemary Dobson and David Campbell
Letterpress and monoprints on Zerkal Wove paper, housed in screenprinted acetate envelopes, contained in a bookcloth-covered box with a perspex drawer (boxed) or a printed card slipcase (softbound ). English text handset in Perpetua and Times; Russian text set in Latinski and printed by letterpress using photopolymer plates. Continue reading
Playing with Anna’s Ghosts
Artist’s book. Unique letterpress concertina-bound book with removable hard cover and slipcase. c.100 x 100 x 50mm. Canberra: Ampersand Duck, 2005. Private Collection. Continue reading
I was invited to participate in the fabulous-looking Two Fires Festival of Art & Activism at Braidwood, NSW on the weekend of 27-29 March ‘09. Continue reading
Artist’s book. BFK Rives White 250gsm paper, watercolour, thread. Text (from a song by Machine Translations) produced using wood type letterpress. A set of two concertina books. Continue reading
Artist’s book. ACT Government parking vouchers in a yellow manilla Japanese binding and slipcase, c. 120 x 60 x 10mm. Canberra: Ampersand Duck, first copy in 2005. Continue reading
What You Left Behind
Artist’s book. Manipulated digital inkjet images in a hand-bound black-paper-covered coptic-sewn photo album. Vintage button tie. 210 x 152 x 18mm. Edition of 2. Canberra: Ampersand Duck, 2005. Continue reading
Opening on 23 March 2010, Paper Works at Brenda May Gallery featured the following artists: Melinda Le Guay, Lezlie Tilley, Nicola Moss, Helen Mueller, Nicola Dickson, Patsy Payne, Janet Parker-Smith, Debbie Hill, Helena Leslie, Tammie Castles, Caren Florance, James Blackwell, Nicci Haynes, Wendy Edwards, Susan Buret, Janis Nedela, Thurle Wright, Melinda Capp.
I showed two of the pieces from my Pressings exhibition: Grief (Sides to Middles) and Night Ladders (Escape).
The show ran from 23 March to 11 April 2010.
Definition: the ridiculous habit of talking through your arse hat. Proof. Continue reading
Country Press 2 was an exhibition at the ANU School of Art in October 2009. There was one of these the year before, hence it was number two.
I offered to make a promotional poster that could double as my work in the show. Continue reading
This chapzine presents classic computer spam as found poetry, printed in the style of a fine press poetry chapbook. Continue reading