Old Mill Books

Over the last few years I have produced a number of small publications in numbered limited editions under the imprint of Old Mill Books. They have been distributed at various art schools and universities, the e-flux book trailer and other venues. Now they are for sale directly from this blog. They are all the same format, 8.5 x 5.5 inches, with a paper cover. The price is $6 each, 3 for $15, or 5 for $20, postage included.

To order please contact rlinsley@gmail.com with titles and shipping address.
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Around the Episcene (2007)
A conversation between Robert Linsley and Scott Lyall about Lyall’s work.
24 pages

Abstraction and Possibility Space (2007)
A conversation between Robert Linsley and German art historian Andreas Neufert about the life and work of Wolfgang Paalen, including discussion of his influence on the Abstract Expressionists. (a review may be found here)
24 pages

Doors: River (2008)
A three-way conversation between Robert Linsley, artist Joseph Drapell and curator David Moos on a late work (1988) by Kenneth Noland.
16 pages with 4 pages of color illustrations, including front, back and detail views

Matrix of Surds (2008)
A conversation between artist Mike Murphy and artist/critic Wojciech Olejnik on Murphy’s work.
24 pages with 4 pages of color illustrations.

Art and Its Others (2008)
Articles by Boris Groys (Europe and its Others), and Robert Linsley (The Ethics of Art), and a commentary by Wojciech Olejnik. (a review can be found here)
32 pages

The Non-Identical Abstraction Engine (2012)
Catalog of a group show curated by Jan Tumlir and held at Acme (Los Angeles) in January of 2010. Includes a conversation between Tumlir and Linsley and Tumlir’s press release for the exhibition.
24 pages with 8 pages of color illustrations

Pictures and Picture Proofs (2012)
A conversation between artist/critic Wojciech Olejnik and University of Toronto professor of philosophy James Brown on the role of diagrams and pictures in mathematical proofs.
18 pages with 6 black and white illustrations.

A CLOUDE OF UNKNOWYNG (2013)
A study of the work of Sasha Pierce by Toronto artist/critic Lee Henderson
12 pages, 4 pages of color illustrations

On Parts You Can’t See (2013)
A conversation between artists Polly Apfelbaum and Kelly Jazvac
16 pages, 4 pages of color illustrations

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There are also a number of publications about my own work. The following are available, individually priced, postage included:

A Geomorphic Fantasy (catalog) (2011)
Catalog of my 2011 show at the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, with an essay by Richard Shiff and an interview with Jan Verwoert.
44 pages paperbound, 23 color illustrations ISBN 978-1-897543-09-2
$20

A Geomorphic Fantasy (pamphlet) (2008)
On my series/work of the same name, with a short text. A 6 page fold-out with 6 color illustrations of the work and 10 color illustrations of Study #2   $4

Recent Work (2008)
A short text about a series of works with horizontal pours produced in 2008
6 pages with 4 color illustrations $5

Information about these and other publications may also be found on my website.

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