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House Taken Over

Contributed by Production Type on Jun 13th, 2019. Artwork published in
January 2019
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    House Taken Over 1
    Source: http://hollycorfieldcarr.co.uk Holly Corfield Carr. License: All Rights Reserved.

    For this book, London-based designer Sarah Boris worked with various styles from Production Type’s Minotaur Collection. For the title on the cover, she arranged caps from Minotaur Beef on a matrix, with mid-word linebreaks and no spaces, like in a word spotting game. In addition to the standard version with black-on-white text, there’s also a limited edition in black, with debossed letters. The text on the interior pages is set in the seriffed Minotaur with its italics.

    From BalinHouseProjects:

    House Taken Over is the culmination of a year-long project at BalinHouseProjects (BHP). BHP is an artist-run, not-for-profit space by Eduardo Padilha at his flat in Balin House, Tabard Gardens North Estate. Eduardo Padilha and Harold Offeh have been hosting a series of lunches in Eduardo’s flat and workshops at Tate Exchange to consider the home as a site for artistic practice, the point at which domestic and public worlds collide, and art as a social tool.

    The book is edited by Jes Fernie, who was invited to be writer-in-residence at BHP, and includes an experimental text by Holly Corfield Carr; interviews with Martin Cordiano on his installation in Balin House, and Russian theatre director Ada Mukhina about living with art; and texts by Harold Offeh and Lorena Muñoz-Alonso.

    House Taken Over 2
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    House Taken Over 3
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    House Taken Over 4
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    House Taken Over 5
    Source: http://hollycorfieldcarr.co.uk Holly Corfield Carr. License: All Rights Reserved.
    House Taken Over 6
    Source: http://hollycorfieldcarr.co.uk Holly Corfield Carr. License: All Rights Reserved.

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