‘20 Drawings’ was published by John Graham in the summer of 2021. It is a hardcover, 48-page, full colour (CMYK) book, presenting twenty of the artist’s drawings in high quality reproductions. The book was designed by Peter Maybury and includes an essay on the artist’s work by artist and lecturer Brian Fay. It also includes an endnote text by John Graham. The book was printed and bound by MM Artbook printing and repro. ’20 Drawings’ was published with the support IT Sligo’s Research Capacity Building Fund and an Artists’ Commission from The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon.
50pp. | 220 x 165 mm
John Graham graduated from the NCAD with a BA in 1993 and an MFA in 2006. With a foundation in drawing and printmaking, his practice has included video and sound installations, writing and curatorial projects. He has exhibited widely in Ireland and internationally, most prominently with Green on Red Gallery, Dublin and Yanagisawa Gallery, Saitama, Japan. Public collections include the Irish Museum of Modern Art, National Gallery of Ireland, Arts Council of Ireland, OPW State Art Collection, Chester Beatty Library, University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, and New York Public Library. His writing has appeared in artists’ books and gallery publications. His exhibition reviews are published by the Visual Artists’ News Sheet, Enclave Review, Art Monthly and Paper Visual Art Journal, among others. He is a lecturer in the Yeats Academy of Arts, Design and Architecture (YAADA) at IT Sligo. He lives in Dublin.