The Static Alignments – Austin Osman Spare’s School of Draughtsmanship is now shipping worldwide, with 50% sold already… Deluxe edition available from end of February. Featuring Fragmentum, written by AOS, here are the principles underlying his art. Detailed notes transcribed by Frank Letchford from his advanced lessons in portraiture, this is an indispensable resource for anyone wishing to gain an intimate understanding of Spare’s work practice.
Michael Staley has announced the recent death of Steffi Grant. She passed away at a hospital in north-west London on 6th October after a short illness. It was agreed with her family not to announce her death until after the funeral, which took place yesterday afternoon. A highly-skilled artist whose work was integral to Kenneth Grant’s Typhonian Trilogies, she was also an extremely good writer, as attested by her enthralling Introduction to ‘Zos Speaks!’ as well as several essays of hers throughout the Carfax Monographs.
Thunder Perfect Mind by Nomi Chi 8 x 22 inches Fine art screenprint on archival quality paper Limited to 75 copies, individually numbered and signed Thunder Perfect Mind takes its inspiration from a variety of sources – the original Nag Hammadi text, the Current 93 composition of the same name
We are pleased to announce the publication of Refractions a fascinating collection of talk transcripts and new essays on Austin Osman Spare, with 300 images and 200 pages. This is the follow up to Cockney Visionary, gathering up talks delivered during the exhibition and fully illustrating the list of works. It