Established in October 2010, the Press provides unique facilities combining traditional print and production technology with the latest digital developments to produce limited edition of book and other print work (photogravure, letterpress..).
The facilities offers BA ,MA, Research students, academics and artists in residence the opportunity to experiment with designs and processes in a specialist environment.
bookRom press occasionally publishes small editions, working closely with artists interested in publishing as a collaborative and critical practice evolving in between the digital and the analog.
bookRoom press equipment and tools
A3 Intec CP2020 mid speed digital press – A4 Laser printer- A2 inkjet printer, negative and paper scanner, reprographic unit.
letterpress and intaglio plate maker, proofing and editioning.
photopolymer plate making, proofing and editioning.
Electric Guillotine – Electric Trimmer – Automatic Booklet maker – Automatic Setup Folding Machine – Automatic Saddle Stapling Machine – Perfect binder machine – Crease Easy machine – Corner Rounder – electric Paper Drill – Automatic Saddle Stapling Machine – Hotfoil stamping and embossing.
Metal nipping Press – Wooden Nipping Press – Sewing Frames – Finishing/lying Press – Finishing Press