Cairo Stencils

Chant Avedissian

Edited by Rose Issa

January 2006 | £12.99 | $19.95 | 144pp

In his highly-coloured, irresistible stencilled images, Egyptian-Armenian artist Chant Avedissian – who refined his techniques in Western art schools and whose inspiration is fuelled by the pantheon of Egypt’s modern political/cultural Golden Age – deftly explores the boundaries […]

Journeys of a Sufi Musician

Kudsi Erguner

September 2005 | £14.99 | $24.95 | 142pp

Kudsi Erguner spent his childhood in the Sufi gathering places of Istanbul, mastering the reed flute of the Turkish Mevlevi tradition; and his adulthood roaming the world, performing with the likes of Peter Brook, Jean-Michel Jarre and Peter […]

Gypsies

Jean-Pierre Liégeois

August 2005 | £9.99 | $14.95 | 192pp

The Gypsies have always been subject to myths about their origins, customs and social organization, in large part because of widespread ignorance. In this lively and informative book, Jean-Pierre Liégeois redresses this shortcoming. Starting with an examination of […]

Pedigree Girls

Sherwin Tjia

April 2005 | £8.99 | 216pp

The Pedigree Girls would sell their own parents for a diamond necklace, had they not already killed them for the life insurance. With Prada handbags where their hearts should be, the musings of these teenage trust-funders – on […]

The Art of Madi

Hussein Madi

April 2005 | £35.00 | $59.95 | 335pp

The art of the painter, sculptor and printmaker Hussein Madi has been viewed by thousands of people around the world at such venues as the British Museum, the Venice Biennale and Tokyo’s Ueno Museum. However, it has never […]

Bosnians

Paul Lowe

April 2005 | £18.99 | $35.00 | 172pp

A man stands at the entrance to a narrow ‘sniper’s corridor’, struck by a shaft of light, deliberating whether or not to dash across; a couple embrace lovingly on a terrace overlooking Sarajevo; in a tavern a young […]

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