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Words & pictures : ultra-paranoid (extra-spatial) portable art : issue 1.
Additional Title(s):
Words and pictures
London : Words and Pictures, 1994.
Physical Description:
1 box (various contents) : ill. (some col.) ; 23 x 17 x 6 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 49
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Artists' periodical consisting of a brown cardboard box containing various parts including : an introductory booklet, a painting on muslin, black-and-white and colour photocopies, an envelope, artists' books, a ribbon and safety pin, a pink rubber balloon, colour ink jet prints, a colour woodcut, offset lithographs, text on mirrored card, a sticker, a plastic vial, recycled paper, a transparency, a metal finger ring, a hand print, a segment of a map of Holzminden (Germany), a fragment of pottery, a piece from a jigsaw puzzle, a black-and-white photograph, a Syrian postage stamp, a colour photograph attached to an unprimed canvas, and a playing card. Organised by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard. Preface (errata) by Momus. Introduction by Liam Gillick.
"Words & pictures issue 1 was launched at The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London on Monday 28 November 1994."-- Introductory booklet.
Three issued per year.
Limited edition of 100 copies.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 4 of 100.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain -- Periodicals.
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Words and Pictures -- Publisher.
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Black-and-white photographs.
Playing cards -- England.
Forsyth, Iain, 1973-
Pollard, Jane, 1972-
Gillick, Liam, 1964-
Momus, 1960-
Aitchison, Martha.
Archer, James.
Bastick, Stuart, 1965-
Bigland, Guy.
Bradbury, A. D.
Brown, Rodger, 1961-
Carless, Matt.
Charlesworth, J. J.
Collins, Patricia.
Collins, Simon, 1975 or 6-
Dellaway, Tristan.
Grimmer, Nigel.
Hirsch, Antonia.
Holker, Matthew.
Hutchinson, A. C.
Kemplen, Tony.
Kenny, Chris, 1959-
Kummer, Christine.
Marks, Geraldine.
Maurier-Lebek, Royston du.
Maynard, Adam J., 1971-
McCombe, Maedhbina.
Mitchell, John, 1953-
Ockenden, Louise.
Payne, Andrew.
Plattner, Ita.
Pungercar, Marija Mojca.
Ramirez, Rachel.
Summersgill, Damon.
Swann, Geoff.
Thurlow, J.P. (John Paul).
Warren, Simon.
Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, England)
Field Study (Artists' Group)

  • The pocket book of phallic symbols / Chris Kenny
  • Herenow / Martin Aitchison
  • [Inside out envelope] / Guy Bigland
  • Prop / Stuart Bastick
  • I am in love with beauty and shall rejoice in its presence / James Archer
  • Lieux de memoire / Rodger Brown
  • MWC / Matt Carless
  • 1.5 ml artist's vacuum / J. J. Charlesworth
  • Reuse recycle represent / Patricia Collins
  • Belonging / Nigel Grimmer
  • The alchemical marriage / Field Study
  • Not waving but drowning / Royston du Maurier-Lebek
  • In seed time learn / Simon Collins
  • Hog / Tristan Dellaway
  • Life on your own don't really make you free / Iain Thompson Forsyth
  • The other side / Antonia Hirsch
  • [Map] / A. C. Hutchinson
  • Victorian pottery fragments / Tony Kemplen
  • [Bassetts] / Geraldine Marks
  • This is the 21st century / Maedhbina McCombe
  • For export only / Adam J. Maynard
  • Looking for adventure that really rocks your boat? / John Mitchell
  • Instant superstar / [signature indecipherable]
  • [Photocopy] / [signature indecipherable] / [Ribbon] / [signature indecipherable].

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