THE KIPPENBERGER CHALLENGE



















































BOOKSHOP CHALLENGERS NEWS
Aylwin Greenwood-Lambert
7 Oct. 2014 – 7 Oct. 2015

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Art in the 20th Century
14.8 × 21.0 × 0.3 cm, 91 g, 36 pages, first edition of 24 copies signed & numbered by the artist

Art in the 20th Century contains the details of 68 artists and pieces of work in order to give an overview of art during the last century. The album comes with 28 stickers (guaranteed to include 1 hologram sticker) from various collections released over the last 35 years which may be used to partially complete the album.

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Remora
20.48 × 29.7 × 0.2 cm, 151 g, 40 pages, edition of 3500 approx.

Remora consists of a logo which functions as the artists signature printed in the March 2015 edition of Art Monthly, thus designating all copies as the artist's work.

2
Screen Stars
14.8 × 21.0 × 0.4 cm, 67 g, 32 pages, edition of 25 plus 3 artist's proofs

Screen Stars is a collection of screen shots from various films & television programs containing one or more art works. Each has been manipulated to remove any people and to highlight to the work. The works are not by well known artists so it cannot be known whether they are 'genuine' or merely playing a role for the camera. Cover, title page and colophon page design by Sharon Kivland. Published as part of The Editions on the occasion of PAGES Leeds held at the Tetley, March 2015.

3
Skim Read
15.2 × 10.2 × 1.4 cm, 216 g, 61 single sided pages, edition of 2 plus 1 artist's proof.

Skim Read is a flick book recording the artist achieving seven bounces during a game of ducks and drakes on the 16th July 2015 whilst on holiday in the Isle of Wight. The photograph used on the front cover is of the stone that was used to achieve this score.

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Excuses
Published by MA BIBLIOTHEQUE
ISBN 978910055151
19.0 × 13.0 × 0.2 cm, 46 g, 24 pages, edition of 25

"There are a variety of reasons why I have not read / finished certain fiction books. Some of these may be considered more valid than others but I leave this the judgement of this to the reader (knowing when to read a book and when to abandon one is part of reading)."

A short text for each excuse is presented alongside images of the covers.. Cover, title page and colophon page design by Sharon Kivland. Published as part of The Editions 2, a set of 17 books, on the occasion of London Artists Book Fair held at Whitechapel Gallery, September 2015.

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No Women (In the Life of My Grandfather) No Cry
4.8 x 10.5 cm (folded) 84.1 x 14.8 cm (expanded), 16 Page Concertina Book
Edition of 24 copies signed & numbered by the artist

No Women (In the Life of My Grandfather) No Cry is a stand in for a work I would have liked to have made using photographs of women that my grandfather dated prior to meeting my grandmother. Unfortunately the photographs no longer exist - the photographs shown are stand-ins purchased from the internet. The women themselves have been digitally removed leaving the viewer to complete the pictures in their imagination, drawing on their own experiences in the process.

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Gestation
21.0 x 14.8 x 1.5 cm, 456g, 82 pages, Edition of 2 plus 2 artists proofs

For a period of nine months the artist took a photograph of himself everytime he had an idea for a work. The 102 photographs taken during this time are presented chronologically within 'Gestation' using a double page spread for every week.


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Filler
21.0 x 21.0 x 21.0 cm, 700g (book 48g, 14.4 x 20.1 x0.2, 12 pages)
Filler presents, in order, cross sections of a lump of expanding foam filler. It is presented in a slip case constructed from the same filler.