Booknesses: Artists Books from the Jack Ginsberg Collection is an exhibition which features 258 book objects, historical and contemporary from both South African and international artists and represents one of the largest and most comprehensive exhibitions of artists’ books ever to have been held internationally.

University of Johannesburg

Booknesses: Artists Books from

the Jack Ginsberg Collection

Johannesburg, South Africa, March 2017

DM Contemporary

bound / unbound

New York, NY, USA

November 2015

British Library

Animal Tales

London, UK

August 2015

London Print Studio Gallery

Circle and Arc

London, UK

April 2014

University of Johannesburg


Johannesburg, South Africa

March 2014

Topographie de l’Art

Art / Book Contemporary Days / Paris

Paris, France

November 2013

The Saison Poetry Library

Visual Poetics

Sounth Bank Center, London, UK

March 2013

Klingspor Museum


Offenbach, Germany

October 2011

San Francisco Center for the Book

Exploding The Codex

Mill Valley, CA, USA

March 2011

The New York Center for Book Arts

\’flo\: art / text / new media

New York, NY, USA

April 2009

Lafayette College

and  Bruce Gallery (Edinboro, PA, USA)

More Than a Book

Feb & Nov 2008

London Print Studio Gallery

B* * k

London, UK

July 2008

Arizona Museum for Youth

Outside The Book

Mesa, AZ, USA

October 2007

Here Gallery

The Bedroom

Bristol, UK

August 2007


Arnolfini Bookshop

Bristol, UK

October 2006

Courtauld Institute of Art

Culture Bound : The East Wing Collection

London, UK

January 2006

Morley Gallery

Camberwell Works

London, UK

June 2005

The Gallery at Pentagram

New Blood at Circle Press

London, UK

May 2005

The Yale Center for British Art

Cooking the Books: 

Ron King and Circle Press

New Haven, CT, USA. June 2002

San Francisco Center for the Book

Learning Curves

San Francisco, CA, USA

October 2000

University of the Arts Gallery

James Joyce’s Typewriter & Other Stories

London, UK

May 1999

Chisenhale Gallery

Root – Thurston Moore

London, UK

October 1998

Book Fairs

CODEX International Book Fair

Berkeley, CA, USA


2007, 2009 & 2015

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt, Germany



Seoul International Book Fair

Seoul, Korea



The London Art Book Fair

London, UK


2005 & 2007

Bristol Artist’s Book Event

Bristol, UK