Preston is my Paris is an out-there photographic publishing cooperative involving Jamie Hawkesworth, Adam Murray and Robert Parkinson, based in Preston in the UK. With a number of innovative and edgy bookworks and zines published to date they will be launching a new publication, Derby, this Friday May 13 at bookshop, X Marks the Bökship, 7-9.30pm, 210 / Shop 3, Cambridge Heath Road, London, E2 9NQ. Where incidentally they are publisher of the month.
On display will be the whole of the Preston is my Paris Publishing archive as well as original photographs and found objects that have been featured in the Preston is my Paris zine. They will also be launching 5 new publications that feature diverse subjects such as North East America, a Derby to Manchester train journey, a found map of Preston and a canal trip in Norfolk - these will all be available to buy for the first time.
Here are some pages from Derby.
Derby, Photography by Jamie Hawkesworth / Adam Murray / Robert Parkinson
Tabloid Size Newspaper, 11.5 x 15 inches, 12 pages, Individually numbered limited edition of 1000. £4 + £4 P&P (UK) / £4 + £7 P&P (Elsewhere)
All newspapers will be sent flat in a hard envelope.
You can check out Preston is my Paris here as well as buy the bookworks: http://pppbooks.blogspot.com/ and here: http://prestonismyparis.blogspot.com/