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Craig Atkinson

Beijing, Craig Atkinson

Beijing, Craig AtkinsonBeijing
Craig Atkinson
Café Royal Books


Edition 89/100
28 pages
140 x 200 mm
ISBN Not Available


Beijing is from an ongoing series of photo books which the photographer documents a place they have visited briefly. The reasons for visiting are varied: Holiday, work, shopping or curiosity for example. Atkinson photographs as he goes, without looking for anything other than the city, the self and the everyday.

About the Artist
Craig Atkinson is a UK based photographer/artist, founder of Café Royal Books and lecturer in UCLan. His work is generally concerned with various aspects of the urban or man-made environment, usually Brutalist.

About the Publisher
Café Royal Books (founded 2005) is an independent publisher based in Southport, England. Originally set up as a way to disseminate art, in multiple, affordably, quickly, and internationally while not relying on ‘the gallery’. Café Royal Books publishes artist’s books and zines as well as a weekly series of photobook/zines. The photographic publications are part of a long ongoing series, generally working with photographers and their archives, to publish work, which usually falls into 1970–2000 UK documentary / reportage.