Word on the Street, Concrete Collective Exhibition, Centrespace 2019
Upright Gallery Dialect Installation
Word on the Street, Concrete Collective Exhibition, Centrespace 2019

Gen Harrison: Purveyor of Inky Joy

‘typochondriacs’ is the print name for Gen Harrison. It is all in the inky joy of words and making. 

 

My practice has foundations but is not exclusive to the medium of letterpress. I am interested in language, history, ‘ephemory’ and place.

Exhibitions 

2021

Postcards for Perec (Group) — Bower Ashton Library, Bristol, July | August

The Herbarium (Group) — Bower Ashton Library, Bristol, 20 April | 30 June

2020

Reverting to Type 2020— Standpoint Gallery, London, 4 Dec | 31 Jan 2021

Re:connections (Group) — Upright Gallery, Edinburgh, 27 Nov | 19 Dec

United in Isolation (Group) — Online Exhibition, June | 14 August

Hot Bed Press 20:20 (Group) — Bower Ashton Library, Bristol, February 

Exquisite Book Project (Group) — Bower Ashton Library, Bristol, 24 Jan | 26 March

2019

Combine (Group) — Edinburgh College of Art, 3 | 11 December 

Dialect (Joint) — Upright Gallery, Edinburgh, 25 Oct | 15 Nov 

Souvenir — Art Walk Porty, Portobello, 7 | 15 September 

Size Matters (Group) — Fringe Arts Bath, 24 May | 9 June

Print Matters (Group) — Wrocław, Poland, 1 May | 31 May

Technically Speaking (Group) — Edinburgh College of Art, 8 | 20 April

Concrete Collective (Joint) — Fresh Arts, Southmead Hospital, 15 March | 15 June

Concrete Collective (Group) — Centrespace, Bristol, 10 | 15 January 

2018

Interruptions (Group) — Felios Foundation, Athens, 3 | 28 October

Offset (Group) — The Quarry, Weston Super Mare, 7 | 28 June

Found on the Isthmus (Group) — Bower Ashton Library, Bristol, 1 | 30 April

Bound to Bristol (Group) — F Block, UWE, Bower Ashton, 20 | 23 March 

2017

ABC (Joint) — Bower Ashton Library, UWE, 28 September | 1 November 

Offset (Group) — Christmas Steps, Bristol, 29 August | 3 September 

FAIRS book | print

2019

Artists’ Book Market, Portobello, Edinburgh

BABE, Arnolfini, Bristol

2018

ArtBook Berlin, Berlin, Germany 16 | 18 November

Southampton Wayzgoose, Southampton 22 September

Indie Book & Zine Fair, Out of the Blue, Edinburgh 21 July

Shipley Wayzgoose,  Shipley 9 June

Turn The Page, The Forum, Norwich 25 | 26 May

Swansea Zine Fair, Volcano, Swansea 19 May

Self-Publishing Artists’ Market, Baltic, Gateshead 21 April

Counter Art Book Fair, Plymouth 17 March

Artists’ Book Market, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh 17 | 18 February

PUBLICATIONS

2020

ToCall No. 9

2019

The Blue Notebook Volume 13 No 2, Spring–Summer 2019

LINKS

2017

ArtBook Berlin, Berlin, Germany 17 | 19 November

Small Publishers Fair, Conway Hall, London 9 | 10 November

World’s Tiniest Zine Fair, Paper Mountain, Australia 18 February