TOAST: A Night on Weevil Lake
For World Book Night,
Saturday 5th March 2011. In tribute to Douglas
Coupland's novel The Gum
Thief, an evening of nothing being cooked, Chinese
food having to be ordered in and eaten off of paper plates from Staples.
Contributors UK and USA: Helen Allsebrook,
Sarah Bodman, Angie
Butler, Simon Butler,
Nancy Campbell, Lilla
Duignan, Jenny Gal Or,
Paul Laidler, Natalie
McGrorty, Kris Merola,
Abbie Mills, Joe
Mills, Tate Shaw,
Simon Smith, Tom
Sowden, EF Stevens.
Music: Written by Simon
Smith. Performed by Simon
Smith and Joe Mills
Produced by Joe Mills
Nowakowski Dabrowa Dolna, Bodzentyn,
Kielce, Poland A series of videos featuring the work of
Radosław Nowakowski, a Polish artist who has been making books
since 1974. These interviews took place during a visit by Sarah and
Tom in 2008 at Nowakowski's home in the hamlet of Dabrowa Dolna
near Kielce in central Poland, where many of his books themes are
There are nine Hi-Def videos of varying duration in total within this
TOAST: A Night on Weevil Lake
For World Book Night, Saturday 5th March 2011. In tribute to Douglas
Coupland's novel The Gum Thief,
an evening of nothing being cooked, Chinese food having to be ordered
in and eaten off of paper plates from Staples.
A.M.D.G. Jim Butler., 2013
This artist's book traces a childhood friendship into adulthood.
Each spread covers an academic year, starting in September 1975 and
running to August 1995.
A Place of Interest? Sarah Bodman and Tom Sowden For Doverodde Book Arts Festival 2010?A
film of the journey from Bristol to Doverodde, and the making of the
artist's book, A Place of Interest.
A-Z Charlotte Hall, 2012
The idea of making an insect A-Z had been burning away for a while,
so a few weeks ago I decided it was time to act after finishing the
first edition of X.
Books in Transit Guy Begbie, 2008
Movie and artists' books made by Guy Begbie on World Book Day 06/03/08,
whilst travelling on the M1 motorway to the Leeds Artist's Book
Exquisite Corpse 2012
Insects transforming, rubber-stamped book. This book was made by hand
in an edition, using the principles of Stephen's registration
Dinner and a Rose 2010
Sarah Bodman & Nancy Campbell,
Sarah Bodman and Nancy Campbell produced Dinner
and a Rose, an artist's book in homage
to the novel, The Talented Mr Ripley
by Patricia Highsmith.
Ø - Cherry Blossom Island Tree
Sarah Bodman & Tom Sowden
A cherry tree on a small island, dreams of all the other islands it
might meet as it travels across the sea leaving a trail of island
blossom in its wake. 2009
No Dutch Details 2011 Sarah Bodman & Tom Sowden.
Sarah and Tom decided to make a video tribute to Ed Ruscha's book
Dutch Details whilst
(Ed Ruscha, Stichting Octopus / Sonsbeek 71, Deventer, The Netherlands,
The Secrets of Metahemeralism by
An artist's book, letterpress print and video launch on World
Book Night 23rd April 2012, for our project in tribute to The
Secret History by Donna Tartt.
Sarah Bodman on artists' publishing in the 21st century In this video slideshow, artists' books
specialist Sarah Bodman presents contemporary works from Europe and
further afield, reflecting the variety of 21st-century book arts.