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Diab Alkarssifi’s lost archive of Lebanese and Arab photographs is brought to light in a new book by Ania Dabrowska.
Diab Alkarssifi’s lost archive of Lebanese and Arab photographs is brought to light in a new book by Ania Dabrowska.
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    Pledge £23 or more About US$ 31

    Back by popular demand! We've now made another 200 copies available to the (second) early birds. Receive a copy of the book A Lebanese Archive, at the new special pre-publication price, and your name will appear in the book and on the website.

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    Pledge £55 or more About US$ 73

    New reward, to help stretch our goals! A signed copy of the book 'A Lebanese Archive', with a photographic print insert from the archive, and your name will appear in the book and on the website.

    Artwork: ‘Victorious by Diab Alkarssifi, Baalbeck, Lebanon, 1970s’, A Lebanese Archive by Ania Dabrowska, 2014, colour, giclée print, Polaroid Size, inserted into the book which is presented in a sleeve, limited edition of 50.

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    Pledge £95 or more About US$ 125

    Receive an exclusive edition of a signed, and dated photographic print from A Lebanese Archive, a signed copy of the book, as well as your name in the book and website.

    Artwork: 'Om Ashad, by Diab Alkarssifi, Shleefa Village, 1984', A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2014, b&w photograph, giclée print, dimensions 10” x 8”, unframed, limited edition of 100.

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    Pledge £120 or more About US$ 158

    Following the success of the 'Om Ashad' edition we have now decided to offer this image as an unframed limited edition of 50 signed and titled by Ania Dabrowska with a Certificate of Authenticity, a signed copy of the book and your name listed in the book and on the website.

    Artwork: 'Miss Universe 1971 Georgina Rizk visiting Baalbeck, by Diab Alkarssifi, 1977', A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2014, b&w photograph, giclée print, 16" x 12", limited edition of 75.

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    Pledge £225 or more About US$ 296

    A Kickstarter special! Be one of 30 to receive a unique Kickstarter edition of a signed, and dated photograph by Ania Dabrowska with a Certificate of Authenticity, a signed copy of the book, and your name in both the book and on the website.

    Artwork:
    Ania Dabrowska, 'Untitled 4 (Goats), from the collection of Diab Alkarssifi, Lebanon 1976', Drift/Resolution series, A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2014, colour photograph, Digital C-Type print, dimensions 20” x 16”, unframed, limited edition of 30.

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    Pledge £550 or more About US$ 723

    Receive a handprinted analogue diptych selected from Diab Alkarssifi's archival collection, signed, titled and editioned by Ania Dabrowska with Certificate of Authenticity, a signed copy of the book in a specially made slip-case designed and produced at Book Works, with your name listed in the book and on the website.

    Art work: 'No Place to Swim, by Diab Alkarssifi, Baalbeck, 1989', A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2014, b&w photographic diptych, analogue fibre handprints, each photograph 10" x 12", unframed, limited edition of 15.

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    Pledge £1,000 or more About US$ 1,315

    Be one of 3, and choose a unique framed photographic diptychs from 'Drift/Resolution' series, signed, titled, and editioned by Ania Dabrowska with a Certificate of Authenticity, a signed copy of the book, in a specially made slip-case designed and produced at Book Works, and your name listed in the book and on the website.

    Artwork: Three unique photographic diptychs, from 'Drift/Resolution series', A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2013, b&w and colour, digital C-type prints, each photograph 11" x 14", framed, size of the diptychs varied.

    To select one of these artworks please see the images of the diptychs on the left and confirm your interest by email to jane@bookworks.org.uk

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    Pledge £1,500 or more About US$ 1,972

    Again for 3 only, choose a unique framed photographic triptychs from 'Drift/Resolution' series, signed, titled and editioned by Ania Dabrowska with a Certificate of Authenticity, a signed copy of the book, in a specially made slip-case designed and produced at Book Works, with your name listed in the book and on the website.

    Art work: Three unique photographic triptychs, from 'Drift/Resolution series', A Lebanese Archive, Ania Dabrowska, 2013, b&w and colour, digital C-type prints, each photograph 11" x 14", framed, size of the triptychs varied.

    To select one of these artworks please see the images of the triptychs on the left and confirm your interest by email to jane@bookworks.org.uk

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    Pledge £2,500 or more About US$ 3,287

    For a personal visit to the studio of Ania Dabrowska, where you will meet the artist and Diab Alkarssifi, choose any image from the archive to be printed and framed to your specification, receive a signed copy of the book in a specially made slip-case, with your name listed in the book and on the website.

    Artwork: A unique edition artwork, analogue photographic print, up to 20" x 24", or digital C-type photographic print up to 30" x 40", framed.

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    Pledge £5,000 or more About US$ 6,573

    Your copy of the book will be hand bound in finest goatskin with a photograph inlaid in a gilt frame on the front cover. Your name or initials can be tooled in gold leaf on the spine of the book. The edges of the book are gilded and the headbands are hand embroidered. The endpapers at the front and back of the book are douppion silk. Each copy will be signed by the artist and photographer and will include a platinum printed photograph of your choice either loosely inserted, or sewn into the book, which is presented in a clamshell box. This is a bespoke edition, hand crafted by Book Works studio, in full consultation with client, and backer of this reward. For more information please contact jane@bookworks.org.uk

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    Pledge £5,000 or more About US$ 6,573

    An extra special reward for private collectors, or public and institutional collections: Choose any photograph from A Lebanese Archive (from the archive or new work), printed and framed to your own specifications. This reward offers you the chance of meeting Ania and Diab, seeing the work in progress, the original archival prints, and choosing an image, format and size for the artwork.

    Production costs and framing of works over 60" x 40", vinyl and supersized editions or site specific commissions will be agreed and added to your pledge after your meeting with the artist. This reward will also include a signed copy of the book, specially made slip-case designed and produced at Book Works, with your name listed in the book and on the website - we will check first if you are happy with this.

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    Pledge £5 or more About US$ 7

    Kickstart A Lebanese Archive for £5, in return for a postcard, and our thanks in the form of your name in the book and on the website.

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    Pledge £20 or more About US$ 27

    Be the first to receive the book A Lebanese Archive, at the special pre-publication price, and your name will appear in the book and on the website.

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    Pledge £30 or more About US$ 40

    Receive a signed copy of the A Lebanese Archive, by Ania Dabrowska and Diab Alkarssifi as soon as it’s ready, and your name will appear in the book and on the website.

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