GRAPHIC ANARCHY & DOG DYNAMITE - Winston Smith
Winston Smith is the west coast collage artist, best known for his record covers for
The Dead Kennedys and Green Day. Graphic Anarchy, published on the occasion
his recent exhibition at Orbital Comics, London, includes a selection of work from
1977-2012 reproduced in full colour. Dog Dynamite - A Story of Marsupial Arts is
a whimsical illustrated riddle originally published in 1987 and reprinted when
Winston found the long-lost artwork 30 years later!
Both publications are signed.
Graphic Anarchy, 24pgs, 28 x 21cm, 2018. Dog Dynamite 16pgs, A5, 1987/2018.
URBAN AGRICULTURE EDIBLE MAPS - Mikey Tomkins
These maps represent central Newcastle and Peterborough, depicting how the
cities might look if food growing was an everyday part of the urban landscape.
They present a vision and discussion about cities full of food gardens, rooftop
greenhouses and indoor farms. Use these maps as guides and add your own
imagination to bring the varied spaces of the city to life filled with food production.
42 x 60 cm unfolded, 21 x 10cm folded, Mikey Tomkins, 2015
UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS - Meredith Stern
The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights (1948), illustrated in a series of Linocuts by american artist Meredith Stern. Paperback, 31 x 22cm, 40pgs, printed offset in 17 spot colours, 2017.
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THE NEXT BIG THING #28, 40th Anniversary Issue, 1977-2017. Lindsay Hutton started The Next Big Thing, named after a Dictators song, in early 1977
and published 23 issues in the next 10 years - that's an impressive schedule and a further 5
issues appeared sporadically over the next thirty years. Initially fired up by 'Punk', N.B.T.
increasingly sought out the raw rock'n'roll energy of punk's predecessors and earlier
influences. With extensive gig, record and zine reviews, charts and collages and articles
from an illustrious list of contributors. N.B.T. was always enthused, informative and
opinionated, articles are often handwritten and signed by the author - a neat personal touch,
and there's plenty of Scots phrases thrown in to baffle Sassenachs. Pure Dead Brilliant.
Issue 28, has editor Lindsays' reminiscences on his fanzine 'career', Amy Rigby's memories of
moving to NYC in 1976, Art Fein on being The Cramps' manager, a report from the
Fantastic Dracula Carnival in Benidorm, a story from J.D.King, hate mail, Norwegian
pop/punk duo The Dahlmanns, The Shizophrenics, a conversation between Laura Cantrell
and Amy Rigby and a letter from Morrissey (from 1983!) Plus a 7" single from The Dahlmanns. (Also available without the vinyl if you live in a record-player free household.)
7"x7" packaged with a header card, 32 pages, 2017.
Magazine + 7" Single
Magazine + Only
FANTASTIC ARCHITECTURE - eds. Dick Higgins and Wolf Vostell
"This documentation of ideas and concepts of a new polymorphous reality is offered as evidence of the methods and processes that were introduced by FLUXUS, HAPPENINGS, and POP. A demand for new patterns of behaviour - new unconsumed ENVIRONMENTS. The accent in all of the works in this book lies on CHANGE - i.e. EXPANSION of physical surroundings, sensibilities, media, through disturbance of the familiar. ACTION IS ARCHITECTURE! EVERYTHING IS ARCHITECTURE! . . . our projects - our environments are meant to free man. ONLY THE REALIZATION OF UTOPIAS WILL MAKE MAN HAPPY AND RELEASE HIM FROM HIS FRUSTRATIONS! use your imagination! Join in ... share the power! share property!" - from the introduction.
36 contributors each have their own section of text/blueprints/drawings/collages/photos/ proposals, interspersed with captions from the editors printed on tracing paper.
A beautifully produced reprint of the original, published by Something Else Press in 1970,
Clothbound Hardback with dust jacket, 200 pages, Primary Information, 2015.
AN ANTHOLOGY OF CONCRETE POETRY - Ed. EMMETT WILLIAMS
A beautiful reprint of this classic title first published by Something Else Press in 1967.
342 pages, paperback, Primary Information, New York, 2103.
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