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53 books was an exhibition at Chelsea College of Arts Library, 6 to 29 January 2016, consisting of a selection of book works by AMBruno, representing their seven years of activity.

For this exhibition, books were selected from six AMBruno projects: Black Circle, Lines, Sixteen, Lists etc, Red, and One-fold Books.

53 books included books by Louise Atkinson, Karen Blake, Marco Calí, Sara Dell'Onze, Claire Deniau, Manya Doñaque, Kathryn Faulkner, Judy Goldhill, Altea Grau Vidal, Barbara Greene, Jane Grisewood, Rachael Hand, Danqing Huang, Ingrid Jensen, Saemi Jeon, Julie Johnstone, Lydia Julien, Katarina Kelsey, Sharon Kivland, Philip Lee, Sophie Loss, John McDowall, Valérie Mary, Sumi Perera, Steve Perfect, Shelley Rae, Peter Rapp, Anne Rook, and Cally Trench.

Short talks and a tour of 53 books with some of the participating artists took place on Wednesday 27 January 2016, introducing AMBruno, its history and method of operation, including an explanation of the exhibition’s title and the relation of Georges Perec's work (53 Days in particular) to artists' books.

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Philip Lee

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

Chelsea College of Arts Library
2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 Books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 Books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016
Photograph: Sophie Loss

AMBruno: 53 books 2016

AMBruno: Talks and tour of 53 books
Chelsea College of Arts Library, 2016. Photograph: Steve Perfect
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