Spike Island

Spring Exhibitions Reading List

The following publications have been selected by our programme team and the artists to provide further information about our current exhibitions. These offer art historical, cultural and theoretical context to the works and their production.

Dewar & Gicquel, Crêpe Suzette

  • The Craftsman, Richard Sennett
  • Mason Massacre, Dewar & Gicquel
  • The Intangibilities of Form: Skill and Deskilling in Art After the Readymade, John Roberts
  • Take Place: Photography and Place from Multiple Perspectives, Helen Westgeest (ed.)
  • Thinking Through Craft, Glenn Adamson

The Artists' Postcard Show

  • A Card from Angela Carter, Susannah Clapp
  • The Century of Artists’ Books, Johanna Drucker
  • A Model of Order: Selected Letters on Poetry and Making, Ian Hamilton Finlay
  • Artists’ Postcards: A Compendium, Jeremy Cooper
  • Dada: Art and Anti-art, Hans Richter
  • Private Views, Paul O’Neill
  • Gilbert & George: Intimate Conversations with François Jonquest
  • Growing Up: The Young British Artists at 50, Jeremy Cooper
  • Fluxus Experience, Hannah Higgins
  • Species of Spaces and Other Pieces, Georges Perec