msdm a nomadic house-studio-gallery for photographic art and curatorial research, an expanded practice of the artist's book, photobook publishing and peer-to-peer collaboration created by contemporary artist paula roush
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liquid memories ~to read with water: A one-day event at Borough Rd Gallery: : :a live editorial lab to create your own liquid memories
edition

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Collective Publishing Practices:::3 collaborative experimental publishing projects coming together::: liquid memories, road less travelled press + photobook popup

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liquid memories ~to read with water::: get the files. Once all sections are downloaded to your computer, you can read with water by printing the files and following the instructions 

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WATERY PLACE

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BOX. UNBOX exhibition

finnish photobooks


FINNISH PHOTOBOOK AWARD 2021

treebook, waterbook, snowbook, lightbook and lovebook of the year 
(If you are a poet, you can see that tree, water, snow, light, love and book inter-are).

read about the finnish photobooks here [+

Thanks for the Flowers


P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E. Institute
Artist's Book Collection/ KAPSULA 
Thanks for the Flowers
with 
msdm publications.  View project>

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PEDRA-PAPEL-AGUA, OS LIVROS DE ARTISTA COMO LUGARES DE ENCONTRO
(STONE-PAPER-WATER, ARTIST'S BOOKS AS MEETING PLACES)

Joana Nascimento reflects on her collaboration with msdm
project liquid memories for issue 1 of
'Jornal, If it walks like a duck and it talks like a duck it’s a duck'
a periodical dedicated to artists' books and art publishing [read here

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NEWS FROM NOWHERELOCKDOWN  (or An Epoch of Unrest)

A cross – disciplinary collaboration involving performance, photography, fashion, set design and AI, revisits William Morris utopian romance
'News from Nowhere'  in the context of London’s lockdown.
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STUDIO/ ARCHAEOLOGY


STUDIO/ ARCHAEOLOGY 

The mobile potential of vacant emptiness.
Generated from photogrammetric scans of msdm house-studio-gallery, 

STUDIO/ ARCHAEOLOGY,  is a collection of digital 3D objects that
showcase an early 20th century London vacant public building, 
temporarily occupied as a creative space for experimentation
and innovation in the 21st century.  View project>

the book is alive


msdm PUBLICATIONS x bookroom 

A field (of interconnected realities) or The Week of mash-up goodness.
Installation at The Book is Alive symposium, published as a visual essay in the book, now available as a free download. 
bookRoom is a platform for collaborative modes of inquiry around the photobook and the artist’s book within the School of fine Art and Photography at UCA Farnham.  
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EXPANDED PRACTICE VIDEO


THE EXPANDED PRACTICE OF THE ARTIST'S BOOK

Immersion in The Artist’s Museum
The essay developed from a residency by Francisco Varela at msdm, the house-studio gallery founded by paula roush, whose artistic practice presents itself as a unique case study of a live–work method. It is its aim to analyse, contextualize and query the principles that guide this method.  View project>

wearables


PHOTO/WEARABLES 

flora mccallica and paintball field wearable photoworks by paula roush
interpreted by hugo santos, phillip tsapaliras and tony njoku.
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contact

paula roush   :::   paularoush@gmail.com
msdm studio :::      msdm@msdm.org.uk