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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, Christine Baeumler, 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

An artist's book with selected images and texts on toast is available at:
www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/2060123

Further Information

Running time: 5.37 mins.

Radosław 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 based.

There are nine Hi-Def videos of varying duration in total within this section.

 
Radoslaw
  Nowakowski

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'TOAST: A Night on Weevil Lake', 2011
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.
RT 05:37mins
  A.M.D.G.
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.
RT 01:14min
'A Place of Interest ?' Sarah Bodman & Tom Sowden
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.
RT 04:58min
  'A-Z', Charlotte Hall, 2012
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.
RT 01:57mins
'Books in Transit', Guy Begbie 2008
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 Fair.
RT 01:40mins
  'Exquisite Corpse', Charlotte Hall; 2012
Exquisite Corpse
2012
Charlotte Hall
Insects transforming, rubber-stamped book. This book was made by hand in an edition, using the principles of Stephen's registration process.
RT 00:16mins
'Dinner and a Rose ' Sarah Bodman & Nancy Campbell; 2010
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.
RT 04:53mins
  Ø - Cherry Blossom Island Tree
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

RT 04:47mins
No Dutch Details, 2011
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 travelling
(Ed Ruscha, Stichting Octopus / Sonsbeek 71, Deventer, The Netherlands, 1971).
RT 03:33mins
  The Secrets of Metahemeralism by
The Secrets of Metahemeralism by
Anonymous,
2012
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.
RT 04:14mins
Sarah Bodman on artists' publishing in the 21st century
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.
RT 41:07mins