Blue Peter: Sixth Book. Jonathan MONK.

Artist as Collector

Blue Peter: Sixth Book.

Full-bleed illus. throughout. [38] leaves. 4to, pictorial hardcover, title on spine, illustrated endpapers. [Glasgow: Tramway, 2008].

Uncommon artist’s book by Jonathan Monk (b. 1969). Referencing the long-running BBC children’s program, the artist covers the Blue Peter book with exhibition invitations from his impressive collection of art ephemera. It includes scarce materials connected to shows by artists such as Kawara, Nauman, LeWitt, Ader, Merz, Ruscha, Tuttle, Boetti, Barry, Weiner, Twombly, Lamelas, Ian Wilson, Anselmo, etc.

Fine copy. Designed by the British artist Dan Rees.

Price: $100.00

Item ID: 7773