bookRoom supports and contributes to the MA in book art and illustration, MFA and BA Photography as well as 2 PHD projects and a range of staff research projects across Photography, Graphic Design and Time based Media.
bookRoom welcomes application for research degrees on the following themes: Photography and the book – The contemporary dialogue between electronic and print culture – Political and social history of independent publishing and artist books.
– The interplay between the book and other time based medium; photography, writing, moving images, music, performance art.
– The interesting dialogue between electronic and print culture currently taking place.
– The combining of digital and traditional technologies in the making of images and other on the page works ( photographic, graphic and text based).
– Historical, political and social development of artist’s books; publishing as a critical practice.