BOOK SHOPS



An online and physical bookstore by design publisher Uro Publications offering a tightly curated selection of specialist art, architecture and design books from around Australia and the world.

︎Melbourne, Australia




Online bookshop and publishing house offering a great selection of new and secondhand art and design books alongside magazines, homewares, stationery and toys.



Bookstore located amidst a good selection of Berlin’s independent art galleries. Stocks an excellent selection of magazines, alongside many art and design books.

︎Berlin, Germany




Independent bookshop and publisher located at Broadway Market. Stocking a distinct selection of new and rare titles, with a focus on photography, art, critical theory, LGBT literature, music, fashion, counterculture, erotica, and esoteric.

︎London, United Kingdom

[Recommended by Alexa Meffe]




Publishes and sells books about graphic design, typography, illustration, photography, art and architecture. Encourages submissions to their collection and their newsletter is always bursting with inspiring new design books.

[Recommended by Alexa Meffe]




Gallery and cinema with a great selection of independent publishers, including a selection of rare and out of print books.

︎London, United Kingdom




An artist-run, open-access studio offering a great selection of new and secondhand art and design books, as well as bookmaking and creative tools.

︎London, United Kingdom




A small store with a mighty selection of magazines and books.

︎Brighton, United Kingdom




An independent bookshop specialising in the best of architecture, photography, graphic design, popular culture, fashion, film, music and art books, as well as a curated collection of fiction, non-fiction and children's books.

︎Melbourne, Australia




90 square metres of magazines, fanzines and art books. A quiet retreat in Kreuzberg with excellent window installations.

︎ Berlin, Germany




A selection of fiction, non-fiction as well as the art books you’d suspect from this peaceful gallery next to Camberwell College of Arts.

︎London, United Kingdom




An independent art theory bookstore, a debuting publishing house and a web platform dedicated to the representation of the best examples of artistic, critical and creative ways of making small publications.

︎ Vilnius, Lithuania




A carefully curated selection of magazines and book from all areas of design, art and culture.

︎ Munich, Germany




Many of the publications are screenprinted and handbound here on handmade paper. You can additionally shop their collection in this peaceful, hidden nook only a short tuk-tuk ride from the city centre.

︎ Chennai, India




A space for independent artist publishing. The bookshop commissions a programme of regular events including launches, performance and installations by contemporary artists working with printed matter in expanded forms.

︎London, United Kingdom




Independent international publisher of contemporary art, theory, critique, and design books – offering critical reflection, interdisciplinary inspiration, and establishing the connections between cultural disciplines and socio-political questions.



Excellent rotating, hand-selection of quality international art and design journals, artists’ monographs, exhibition catalogues, artists’ editions, collected writings and printed ephemera.

︎Melbourne, Australia





Mark