Artist Books

Entre chien et loup

(between dog and wolf, also: twilight)
Artist book by Désirée Wickler with original drawings (mixed media), handmade paper in cooperation with Gerard Paperworks (Rheinbach) in a full linen embossed cassette, accordeon bound.
Bookbinding and letterpress: Hoffmann und Stas Buchbinder GbR (Bonn)
Edition of 4 unique copies + 1 EA
Size closed: 78 x 37 cm, open: 78 x 354 cm | 2017
Photos: Ayse Tasci


10 little refugees

10 original graphics (aquatint, drypoint, letterpress on paper) in a full linen cassette with embroidery.
Artist book edition with life vest cassette: 5 unique copies + 1 EA
Edition of single original graphics: 5 x 10 prints
28 x 18 cm |  2016
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Zerwühlt

(rumpled)
Artist book based on erotic texts by Lars Winter, published by Edition Funkenflug, Wind und Sterne Verlag.
Original drawings (ink, gouache) on paper, accordeon bound, flamed woodcarved cassette, chain.
Edition of 15 unique copies + 1 EA
Size closed: 30 x 20 cm, open: 30 x 150 cm | 2015
Photos: Wind und Sterne Verlag


Tischlein Deck Dich

(the whising table)
Artist book by Sabine Hack (hand embroidery) and Désirée Wickler (serigraphies and bookbinding)
Edition of 4 unique copies
27 x 39 cm, 26 pages + impressum on endpaper | 2014
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Atemnot der Gebärmutter

(dyspnea of the uterus)
Lino print (lost form), letter press, booklinen cassette with embroidery and corsett lacing, nylon stockings
Edition of 6 unique copies, including 1 artist property
26 x 19 cm | 2013
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Ein ganzes Leben

(a whole life)
Artist book by Désirée Wickler for a poem by Joachim Ringelnatz, relief and stamp print on semitransparent paper, accordeon bound, booklinen cover closed by a small button.
Edition of 24 Unique copies, including 1 artist property
Size closed: 14,5 x 5,5 cm , open: 14,5 x 35,5 cm | 2011
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Hexenumgang

(handling witches)
Artist book by Désirée Wickler, lino and letterprint on paper, velvet bookcover with stamp print. Bookbinding: Norbert Hoffmann (Bonn)
Edition of 26 unique copies, including 1 artist property
52 x 30 cm | 2010
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Etwas Ernstes

(something serious)
Woodprint on paper and semitransparent paper, japanese side-stiching
Edition of 10 unique copies, including 1 artist property
21 x 15 cm | 2009
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Ein Rollenspiel

(role play)
Stamp print on fabric in a full linen cassette with brass buttons
Edition of 5 unique copies inlcluding 1 artist property
20 x 18 cm | 2009
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Alltagstod

(death of a daily routine)
Artist book based on musicalbum Egodram by Das Ich. Acrylic stencil print and original ink drawings on paper, cutouts, front thread binding, booklinen with stamp prints, gold edding.
Edition of 5 unique copies inlcluding 1 artist property
14 x 18 cm | 2008
Photos: Ayse Tasci


Eine Nacht

(one night)
Linoprint, ink and stamp wrinting on deckle-edged paper in a pillow bookcase.
Edition of 5 unique copies inlcluding 1 artist property
20 x 20 cm | 2007
Photos: Ayse Tasci