We are pleased to announce an exhibition of selected works by Mehrdad Rashidi, in association with Henry Boxer Gallery - 23rd March till 30th June. Mehrdad Rashidi was born in the town of Sari in Northern Iran in 1963. At the age of 20 he fled Iran because of his strongly held political views and settled in Germany. In 2006, for no particular reason, he began to draw. He found it relaxed him and made him feel happy, he also thought of his homeland, his childhood and easier times in his life whilst he doodled on any piece of paper that came to hand. Using old notebooks, envelopes,... Read More
16 mm b&w film. 3.13 minutes, negative trims from the completed film (approx. 20 mins). The trims have been assembled by a film laboratory in London, and also transferred to a digital file, enclosed. In original worn metal film can with label: Gevasonor Full Coated magnetic film, with handwritten title "History of Nothing, Neg Trims, o.k." In the summer of 1962 James (Meller) and I (Gillian Meller) were invited, by Eduardo Paolozzi, to join his family at a villa in Majorca. Eduardo wanted James to help him make a film that was to be called The History of Nothing. They played around... Read More
Plasters and Maquettes from the studio of the late Eduardo Paolozzi.
Marcus Campbell are pleased to announce our acquisition of the working library of Richard Hollis. A major British graphic designer, Hollis designed the quarterly journal Modern Poetry In Translation, became the art editor of the weekly magazine New Society and created John Berger’s Ways of Seeing He designed the visual identity and marketing material for the Whitechapel Art Gallery in London. He also co-founded the School of Design at West of England College of Art. His 'Graphic Design. A Concise History' was published as part of the Thames & Hudson World of Art series in... Read More
A near - complete run of Modern British Art auction catalogues from the 70's to the present day. Southeby's, Christie's, Bonham's, Phillips. Now £4000.
Three original lithographs by Enrico Baj (1924-2003) exhibited at Victor Musgrave's Gallery One, London circa. 1960. Signed and dated in pencil by the artist (1957-59). £650-£750 including frame.
Eight of the original collages that formed the basis of David Wild's 'Fragments of Utopia: Collage Reflections of Heroic Modernism'.Constructed from mainly contemporary sources, the collages recount episodes in modernist architecture in the twentieth century. This is a story of a fragile and occasionally noble dream, in the context of a history going violently wrong. These images were supplemented by short parallel prose meditations, politically charged, with a disconcerting sense of erotics and low humour. £350 - £500.
Three vintage exhibition posters fro Galerie Maeght, each £450.
Alan Riddell, Poet, Artist and Journalist, was born of Scottish parents in Townsville, Australia in 1927. He was educated in Scotland where he founded the Scottish Poetry Magazine Lines in 1952. He worked as a journalist in Scotland, England and Australia. He had his first one-man exhibition of Screen-Printed Concrete Poems, at the New 57 Gallery in Edinburgh in 1971. His seminal books Eclipse, Concrete Poems 1963-1971, and Typewriter Art came out in 1972 and 1975. His Concrete Poetry has been exhibited in many group shows, among them... Read More
A Selection of vintage exhibition posters from the Sixties and Seventies, including Eduardo Paolozzi, Barry Flanagen, Richard Long and Jan Dibbets. £50 - £250.