• current project

Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured

Specific Object and Jonathan Monk are pleased to announce the publication of the twentieth "Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured,” the latest addition to his ongoing series. For this iteration of his mail art project Monk has chosen an image of the postbox around the corner his mother’s house in the village where the artist grew up, just outside of Leicester, England.

image from Picture Post Card Posted from Post Box Pictured
  • recent objects
In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21 x 14.8 cm.
  • [84] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334129

In Girum Imus Nocte et Consumimur Igni

Cerith Wyn Evans

Artist's book by Cerith Wyn Evans featuring text and photographs. Text in Japanese and English. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 2.3 x 1.1 cm. area of discoloration from erased price. Contents and covers otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6736]
Whole Relativity of the Cosmos 133651
  • artists' book
  • leatherette covers
  • offset-printed
  • sewn bound
  • slipcase
  • duotone
  • 21.9 x 15.8 cm.
  • 190 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334072

Whole Relativity of the Cosmos 133651

Tatsuo Miyajima

Artist's book by Tatsuo Miyajima featuring the possible numerical permutations and connections of a ten unit counting machine. 133,651 refers to the number of types of connections predicted to occur in the "unit. ... [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 5 mm. mark on slipcase, possibly as issued with additional light rubbing of slipcase edges. Book is in Fine condition, contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6150]
Young Girl Slipping
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • die-cut
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21 x 14.8 cm.
  • [80] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334064

Young Girl Slipping

Siobham Liddell

Artist's book by Siobham Liddell with die-cut elements. [details]

$40.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Minimal rubbing of cover edges, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6731]
Tableaux
  • artists' book
  • paper over boards issued without dust-jacket
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21.6 x 15.3 cm.
  • [42] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334110

Tableaux

Xavier Veilhan

Artist's book by Xavier Veilhan featuring photographic images and fold out pages. [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Light dust soiling of covers and bumping of upper right corner of recto. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6147]
Memo : Jean-Luc Moulene
  • artists' book
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21.3 x 15.1 cm.
  • 124 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 4771334137

Memo : Jean-Luc Moulene

Jean-Luc Moulene

Artist's book by Jean-Luc Moulene featuring color photographs of people, cities and landscapes housed in a paper slipcase. [details]

$75.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Light edge-wear to slipcase with a 2.5 cm. crease on verso, otherwise Fine, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6146]
Frozen Sky
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • slipcase
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21.3 x 14.9 cm.
  • [100] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered
  • ISBN 771334048

Frozen Sky

Langlands & Bell

Artist's book by Langlands & Bell featuring texts, airport acronyms, grids and diagrams. Texts in English and Japanese. [details]

$45.00
Condition:  Very Good. Wear to slipcase including 10.7 cm. separation of glue from edge of slipcase and additional rubbing of edges and bumping of corners. Book is in Fine condition and the contents are clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6739]
Kim Soo Ja : A Needle Woman
  • artists' book
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • spiral bound
  • black-and-white
  • 21 x 15 cm.
  • [70] pp.
  • edition size 500
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Kim Soo Ja : A Needle Woman

Kim Soo Ja

Artist's book by Kim Soo Ja featuring two photographs printed on transparent pages, one at the start of the book and one at the end, of the back of a woman's head as she stands on a busy street. The photographs bookend milky grey transparent pages causing her image to appear, disappear and slowly reemerge as you turn the pages. ... [details]

$400.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Two 1 mm. dents to recto, otherwise Fine, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6730]
Diary 2000
  • artists' book
  • paper over boards issued without dust-jacket
  • offset-printed
  • accordion
  • monochrome
  • 21.3 x 15.3 cm.
  • 98
  • edition size 500
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Diary 2000

Marijke van Warmerdam

Accordion fold daily calendar for the year 2000 with an illustrated background of water and ocean waves. One direction is in English and the other is in Japanese. [details]

$95.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light bumping of cover corners and scratching and rubbing of covers. Light dust soiling of bellyband. Contents clean and unmarked. Due to large size and weight of this publication additional shipping charges will be required for international orders.
[Object # 6983]
HIGURASHI : Spiritual Consequences of Walking on the Land
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white & color
  • 14.8 x 21 cm.
  • 100 pp.
  • edition size 800
  • unsigned and unnumbered

HIGURASHI : Spiritual Consequences of Walking on the Land

Hamish Fulton

Artist book about walks taken in Japan by Hamish Fulton featuring photographs, drawings and texts. Texts in Japanese and English. [details]

$75.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. 9 mm. mark on recto, otherwise Fine, contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6782]
The Book of the 3rd of June
  • artists' book
  • illustrated wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • glue bound
  • black-and-white & color
  • 21 x 14.7 cm.
  • 80 pp.
  • edition size [unknown]
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Book of the 3rd of June

Liam Gillick

Artist's book by Liam Gillick. Includes "Some graphic and flat work," "A Woody Allen Filmography," and an introduction titled "Literally No Place." Text in Japanese and English. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Faint mark left from erased price on endpaper, otherwise Fine. Contents clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6737]
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