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A collection of small hand made artists' books
dedicated to experimental, concrete and visual poetry,
or any work combining text and visual arts
in the spirit of dada or fluxus.

Nico Vassilakis
"West of Dodge"

Visual Poetry / drawings on text pages
February 2010 - 40 pages - A6

A6 format (10.5x15 cm / 4 x 6") - 40 pages
hardcover, thread and quarter cloth binding
laser printing on ivory paper.
price: 15 euro / 20 US $ / 13 UK Sterling

you can also order your copy by email
or subscribe to the collection
and receive each book with invoice.

These pieces originally appeared in Dan Waber's Altered Books project. The work is a treatment of WEST OF DODGE
by Louis L'Amour and was created between May 2005 and April 2009.

Nico Vassilakis is a poet who works with alphabet both visually and textually.
Recent books include "Protracted Type" (Blue Lion Books, 2009), "Disparate Magnets" (BlazeVOX Books, 2009),
"staReduction" (Book Thug, 2008), and "Text Loses Time" (Many Penny Press, 2007).
His vispo videos have been shown at festivals and exhibits of innovative language art.
Nico was a founding member of the "Subtext Collective".
His focus is on the creative process of concrete/visual poetics as a result of staring.


Francis Van Maele
Dugort, Achill Island, County Mayo, Ireland