Artwords Bookshop

    Bill Hillwood-Harris's  Art Words has served as one of the go-to destinations for East London's print and visual art enthusiasts since the early 2000's. Having previously worked at Whitechapel Bookshop, Harris saw an opportunity to share his love of all things print and video with other creative professionals as various creative agencies began to set up shop in his neighborhood in Shoreditch. Opening his first location on Rivington Street, one of the neighborhood's main arteries, Art Words opened a second location in 2009 in the heart of Hackney on Broadway Market, famed for its Saturday market. Harris has employed an enthusiastic team, each with several years experience in bookselling and publishing, making a trip to this bookshop just as much an education as a treat. Whether you're after a clever greeting card or a rare zine, the selection at both locations includes a variety of titles curated under the team's sharp eye for cult-status magazines, independently published books and videos spanning topics such as architecture, urban planning, critical theory, fashion, illustration, graphic design, photography and fine art. Hosting several events each season, from book launches to seminars and discussions, Art Words maintains itself as one of the rare places that literally has something for everyone.Show lessRead more

    69 Rivington Street , London


    Books & Music


    Public Transport
    Old Street (Northern Line)
    Liverpool Street (Central, Circle, Hammersmith, Metropolitan)

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