In Praise of Bristlecone Pines

Mark Attwood met Rita Deanin Abbey whilst he was studying at Tamarind. Rita is a Nevada based artist and published the book herself in an edition of 100 in 2000. The book was printed letterpress and was done intercontinentally.

The slipcase for the book and the binding was done by Peter Carstens in Johannesburg.








Below are links to the artists books that are currently available from The Artists' Press:

Qauqaua  (Coex'ae Qgam, Kuru Art Project)

Joanne of Ark (Flip Hattingh)

The Ultimate Safari (Nadine Gordimer, various artists)

To take a look at the archive of books produced by The Artists' Press please follow the links below, these books are not available from us.

Another day in Paradise (Various artists)

Portage (William Kentridge)

Breathe (William Kentridge)

Remembering the Treason Trial (William Kentridge)

Pocket Drawings (William Kentridge)

Learning the Flute (William Kentridge)

Libretto (William Kentridge)

GIF 1 (Various artists)

GIF 2 (Various artists)

GIF 3 (Various artists)

Antibody (Belinda Blignaut)

Patrick Cullinan, Selected Poems 1961 - 1991 (Patrick Cullinan, Judith Mason)

JUST 30 WORDS (INTERLINEARY)

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  • Joanne of Ark

    An artists book by Flip Hattingh

  • The Ultimate Safari

    An artists book illustrated by women who walked through the Kruger National Park to get to South Africa with text by Nadine Gordimer

  • GIF 4

    GIF 4 is the fourth GIF book to be produced by The Artists' Press. An ecclectic mix of artists conbtributed towards the book which is a limited edition of 101.

  • GIF 1

    GIF 1 was the first GIF book to be produced by The Artists' Press. It sold for R 50 per copy.