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 the year 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)

GIF 4 (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)


You might like these

  • Qauqaua

    The first book ever with text by Bushmen, written in Naro with an English Translation, illustrated by Bushmen artists and bound in traditionally tanned leather.

  • Patrick Cullinan Selected Poems

    A collection of Cullinan's poetry with lithographs relating to the poems by Judith Mason

  • Joanne of Ark

    An artists' book by Flip Hattingh with a unique cover, made by a Johannesburg plumbing company.

  • GIF 3

    GIF 3 is an artists' book in an edition of 101 with work by twenty eight different artists in it. Each print by each artist is signed and numbered.