ARTIST BOOKMAKERS’ MARKET DALRIADA, PORTOBELLO PROMENADA SAT 7TH SEPT, 12 TO 6PM SUN 8TH SEPT, 12 TO 5PM We are delighted to be taking part in the Artist Bookmakers’ Market as part of this years Art Walk Porty. The theme is Land Marks and we have prepared a fun flexagon book with some examples of… Read More
SPAM stands for Self-Publishing Artists’ Market – a great acronym! The Foundation Press made a stunning collaborative risograph magazine using elements from all the participants on the day for everyone to enjoy. We had a wonderful time at the BALTIC , some familiar faces and some new friends. Thanks to everyone who made it such… Read More
Sat 27 April 11.00-18.00 Edinburgh and Elsewhere is travelling south in a couple of weeks to take part in the BALTIC Self-Publishing Artists’ Market 2019. Newcastle and Gateshead are such inspiring places with beautiful architecture and elegant bridges – perfect for adapting into a custom repeat pattern as endpapers for the artists’ books. The Elsewhere… Read More
A fun challenge for the holiday season now that the final artists’ book editions of the year are packed up and ready to go. Create content, layout and print a ‘zine in an hour! Can it be done? “A walk along our nearby canal side inspired me with the wonderful colours in a rusty fence.… Read More
To complement the growing range of books and ‘zines we now have prints and photo / poetry cards in the range of items available.
‘Roll up, roll up to the merry-go-round ! Escape the humdrum ! Stories are written/erased, images blur/reappear. A ride that ends where it begins, where no journey is ever the same…’ Art Walk Porty 2018 ends tomorrow so this is the last day to see the books, prints and stair installation at 12 Triangles. The… Read More
‘Roll up, roll up to the merry-go-round ! Escape the humdrum ! Stories are written/erased, images blur/reappear. A ride that ends where it begins, where no journey is ever the same…’ merry-go-round Art Walk Porty 2018 – ‘Pleasure Ground’ 30th August to 9th September The merry-go-round is a favourite fairground ride for many, offering the… Read More
This month the Elsewhere journal has an article by Catherine Marshall reviewing a Berlin Exhibition – Like Home – in which artists from South America explore ideas of place and belonging through abstract art.
Very exciting to have Fleetway short listed for the Callum MacDonald Memorial awards, a thrilling evening.
Another great year for innovation and inspiration at ECA Bookmarks.