Monday Market Nominated for the East Anglian Book Awards 2018

October 2018

Monday Market has been nominated for the East Anglian Book Awards 2018. The award ceremony will be held in Norwich on 23rd November when the winners will be announced.

http://www.edp24.co.uk/going-out/east-anglian-book-awards-shortlist-1-5735383

https://nationalcentreforwriting.org.uk/article/east-anglian-book-awards-shortlist-2018/

Exhibition Extended to New Year 2019

September 2018

Due to on going interest in the exhibition at the Sale day office Keys Fine Art Auctioneers sale ground Aylsham, it was decided to continue the show until the New Year 2019. Monday Market will continue to be available for sale at the Keys sale ground reception.

Let’s Talk Magazine Article Publication

September 2018

An article on Monday Market has been published in Archant Media’s Let’s Talk Magazine. This includes a competition giving away three copies of the book.

Monday Market and the Martin Parr Foundation

August 2018

Monday Market has been accepted in to the Martin Parr Foundation Library.

“Monday Market is a great addition to the Foundation library”
– Martin Parr

Monday Market is Available in the Jarrold Book Department Norwich

August 2018

Monday Market is now available at the Jarrold book department Norwich, The Book Hive Norwich, The Photographers’ Gallery book shop London and Keys Fine Art Auctioneers reception on the sale ground Aylsham.

Parisina Mexico Being Exhibited in France

July 2018

The work entitled Parisina Mexico is being exhibited at the Enchanted Arts Festival at Chateau de Dampierre-sur-Boutonne, Charente-Maritime France 28-29th July 2018.

Monday Market Book Launch at The Photographers’ Gallery London

July 2018

The book Monday Market launches at The Photographers’ Gallery bookstore London attended by Brett Rogers and Geoff Dyer. Monday Market is now available in the store. All thanks to Martin Steininger and his team.

The Photographers’ Gallery Instagram Platform

July 2018

Ben Elwes takes over The Photographers’ Gallery Instagram platform leading up to and coinciding with the Monday Market book launch at the gallery’s bookstore with an image achieving 2477 hits.

https://www.instagram.com/benelwesphotography/

Monday Market Book Launch & Exhibition Opening

July 2018

The book Monday Market is launched at the Sale day office Keys Fine Art Auctioneers sale ground off Palmers Lane Aylsham Norfolk NR11 6JA and accompanying exhibition. The exhibition has been extended and continues until New Year 2019.

Art Data Agree to Distribute Monday Market

July 2018

Established in 1978, Art Data specialises in the distribution of books of Contemporary Art, Architecture, Photography, Design and Fashion.

For any distribution enquiries please contact Art Data directly.

The retail price of the book has been set at £29.95

http://art-data.blogspot.com/2018/07/ben-elwes-monday-market.html

Photofusion Photography Centre Saturday Session

July 2018

On the first Saturday morning of each month Photofusion hosts a seminar where members are invited to present their work. In advance of the launch of Monday Market and with the preparation of the forthcoming exhibition underway, this was an opportunity to present the book and to explain the experiences so far with launching a first monograph.

Monday Market Arrives from China

June 2018

2000 copies of the book Monday Market have been delivered from Toppan Leefung China to a storage depot outside Norwich. Each book is cellophane wrapped with a sticker inscribed with the title applied to the front cover.

Monday Market Proposed Exhibition and Book Launch Venue and Dates

April 2018

Keys Sale day office is the proposed venue for the forthcoming exhibition and Monday Market book launch, taking place on Thursday 19th July 2018. The launch at The Photographers’ Gallery Book Shop London coinciding with the Tish Murtha exhibition will be the following week on Thursday 26th July 2018. The artist will be taking over The Photographers’ Gallery Instagram profile on the 26th July, which has 148,000 followers.

MUCAL Museo del Calendario, Querétaro, México

April 2018

The Trump Piñata Calendar 2018 has been accepted into the collection of calendars at MUCAL Museo del Calendario in Querétaro, México and will be part of their exhibition this year. Their collection is unique as this is the only museum in the world that celebrates the calendar.

God Bless America Update

April 2018

The book entitled: God Bless America. The presidential election November 2016. A photographic journey through a divided USA is in development and a dummy version of the book will be available for viewing on request at the end of June or sooner as a PDF version. This publication will contain approximately 150 photographs and 20,000 words of text including interviews with people encountered during the journey.

Monday Market Wet Proofs

February 2018

The Monday Market wet proofs have been received from Toppan Leefung Printing Ltd in China. Once signed off the production of the 2000 copies of the book will proceed with a final delivery date. Confirmation of the book launch dates both in Aylsham and in The Photographers’ Gallery Book Shop London coinciding with the Tish Murtha exhibition will follow.

Trump Piñata Calendar 2018

January 2018

A 2018 wall calendar has been designed and produced using images of the 12 piñatas and is available at the Whitechapel Gallery bookshop in London. It is presented in an A3 gold foil envelope decorated with stickers. This is a limited edition of 110 copies was designed by Dan Wescott and printed at MJCP London. Please contact via email for further enquiries and sales.

Trump’s USA (work in progress)

June 2017

Following his 8000 mile journey around the USA in November 2016 coinciding with the US presidential election, Ben Elwes is producing a book with the working title: God Bless America. The presidential election November 2016. A photographic journey through a divided USA. This publication will contain approximately 150 photographs and 20,000 words of text including interviews with people he encountered during the journey.

20th Anniversary of Museo de la Ciudad, Querétaro, México

February 2017

A group exhibition takes place at Museo de la Ciudad, Santiago de Querétaro, México, supported by the Instituto Queretano de la Cultura y las Artes, Querétaro.

The show is open from 15th February – 17th April 2017

museodelaciudadqro.org

Trump’s USA (work in progress)

November 2016

During the month of November 2016 and coinciding with the US Presidential Election, Ben Elwes travelled over 8000 miles by car in the USA making a photographic record of his journey. This is being developed into a forthcoming publication.

All That Matters

October 2016

The first copies of All That Matters have been printed in October 2016. Thanks go to Dan Wescott and Samuel Oswick for their imaginative input. Thanks also to Tavia Swain for her contribution.

Monday Market

August 2016

The first copies of Monday Market have been printed in August 2016. The book was presented at the 70th anniversary of the Aylsham Agricultural show held at the Blickling Hall Estate on Monday 29th August 2016.

Reinventing the Wheel

November 2015

A solo exhibition takes place at Museo de la Ciudad, Santiago de Querétaro, México, supported by the Instituto Queretano de la Cultura y las Artes, Querétaro. 

The show is open 20th Nov 2015 – 17th Jan 2016.

Link to the exhibition page

Website launch

September 2015

An updated website has been launched in the summer of 2015. Thanks goes to Dan Wescott and Arnas Ziedavicius as well as Danny Elwes for photographing Open & Closed.

Book launch

September 2015

The first copies of Open & Closed have been printed in August 2015.

10 year anniversary

September 2015

Fetart and Circulation(s) celebrates 10 years of activity with a presentation of artists work at Arles 2015.