Ian Giles is an inaugural winner of the Shannon Michael Cane Award, which is awarded in memory of fair curator Shannon Michael Cane. It is given to four emerging artists or publishers exhibiting at the NY Art Book Fair for the first time. This third edition of After BUTT was available at the 2018 NYABF alongside a series of collages and related queer publications. ‘After BUTT’ is based on interviews with the men who edited, wrote, photographed and contributed to BUTT magazine in one way or another between 2001 – 2011. Giles’ script is supported by a contextual essay by Jeppe Ugelvig Ian Giles is a British artist who makes films, performances and works on paper.
Second printing, 2018