Place Waste Dissent & Diisonance published 040620

Hesterglock Press published the second, expanded edition of Place Waste Dissent & Diisonance today, pulling together the out of print Influx Press published edition from 2015 with Steve Ryan’s responses to that seminal text from Steve & Paul’s Diisonance series of exhibitions, performances & events.

Cover art: Steve Ryan

design & layout: Bob Modem

You can get a copy for a tenner £10.00 UK here

Place Waste Dissent 2nd edition due 2020

Place Waste Dissent has been out of print at Influx Press for a while now, but Hesterglock Press will be publishing an expanded 2nd edition, bringing together the original book and DIISONANCE collaborative work with artist Steve Ryan.

It will be published in 2020.

More info at Hesterglock Press.

Thanks to Influx Press (Kit, Senya & editor Gary Budden) for taking a punt on the original book . . . Paul

#diisonance documentary film

A short documentary on the #diisonance project of exhibitions, events and workshop by Steve Ryan & paul hawkins. Filmed and edited by Mark van Klaveren for 612 media, it features Steve & paul talking about their past and putting their ghosts of Claremont Road to rest. It also features soundtrack excerpts from the short film, Blight by John Smith & Jocelyn Pook.

#diisonance event this Friday


The final diisonance collaborative event during the exhibition at The Gallery Cafe is this Friday ​September 29: hesterglock press // caplet collaboration @ The Gallery Cafe, 21 Old Ford Rd, London E2 poetry & dialogue w/ Jonathan Mann, Jude Cowan Montague,
Matti Spence, Amy Mcauley, Iris Colomb & paul hawkins and there ‘s improvised sounds from The Happy Couple.

diisonance book out now

diisonance is out NOW


diisonance was initially based on a series of responses to Place Waste Dissent by Steve Ryan. The book contains artworks by Steve Ryan & paul hawkins, as well as new, collaborative & experimental poetry by Sarer Scotthorne, Miggy Angel, Andrew Jeffrey, Janine Ellul, Roy McFarlane, Linda Kemp, Rowan Evans, Leire Barrera, Dan Eltringham, Seni Seneviratne, Emteaz Hussain, paul hawkins, George Askwith, and Arts on the Run members Passy Kulmisli, Vertaa Lune, Maachouq Hamza & Mark Wood.

Published in a strictly limited edition paperback £9.55 + p&p
and a pc/laptop/mobile/tablet friendly pdf for £2.99.
Click here to buy diisonance.

Diisonance artwork

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Diisonance ©Steve Ryan/paul hawkins 2017

each image is in a ltd. edition of 5
A3 digitally colour printed
on 300gsm cotton white archival paper and framed

price per print £100.00 + postage worldwide

please email paul : hesterglock at gmail dot com

June 21 – 24 Diisonance exhibition/events at Bank Street Arts, Sheffield



September 1 – 30 Diisonance exhibition/events at St. Margarets House, 21 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 9PL​ more details tba


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