Teaching and Workshops

X Marks the Bökship is a bookshop and project space for independent publishers in London, UK. It specialises in small press publications by artists and designers. It promotes contemporary publishing activity through book launches, events and production resources that bring together individual practitioners to create a local publishing community. Projects include X-Operative, Publisher of the Month, Publisher’s Lunch, eShelf, Publication as Practice, the XARCHIVE and the XALPHABET.

X Marks the Bökship has moved to a new location at Matt's Gallery, London as of June 2014. It was based at Cambridge Heath Road from 2008 - 2014. It previously shared the space with Donlon Books from 2008 - 2010 and Swiss publisher Nieves from 2011- 2013.




Thank you for all your help and support

Saul Albert, Anagram Books, Antenne Books, Arts Council England, Fiona Banner, Harry Blackett and Robin Kirkhan, Jenny Brown, Mick Brown, Peter Brownel, Scott Burrell, Adam Burton, Leticia Cailin, Calverts, Judith Carlton, Culllins and Richards, Sophie Demay, Arnaud Desjardin, Ami Clarke, Conor Donlon, Scott Fitzpatrick, Christian Flamm, Julika Gittner, Patrick Goddard, Simon Goode, Gustavo Grandal Montero, Melissa Gronlund, Loolie Habgood, Lynn Harris, Alex Heim, Tom Humphreys, Matt Jenner, Jacob Dahl Jurgesen, Shama Khana, Robin Klassnik, Wojciech Kosma, Library of Independent Exhange, London Centre for Book Arts, Richard Lawrence, Laura Lord, Sophie Loss, Sara Mackillop, Alfonso Martins, Fraser Muggeridge, Michael Newman, Nieves Books, David Notarius, Harsh Patel, Pedro Cid Proença, Leïla Pereira, Waldemar Prankiewecz, Nick Santos Pedro, Jack Scott, Benjamin Sommerhalder, The ADI Group, The Elephant Trust, The Money Shop, Eva Weinmayr, Daniel James Wilkinson, Lucy Woodhouse, Keith Winter, Volker Zander, Rahel Zoller.