Ele-king books (Japan) published a Ryuichi Sakamoto memorial issue with interviews of several artists who worked with Ryuichi. The real image of Ryuichi Sakamoto emerges from the testimonies of his co-stars
A lot if miscellaneous, related publications.
The Do You Know Me Now? boxset includes a 100-page hardback book, designed by Chris Bigg, with new notes from David Sylvian and unseen artwork. Along with the release of the Do You Know Me Now? 10 CD Boxset, a couple of merchandise products have been released.
Burningshed.com released two new editions Anthony Reynolds’ books: a new 2021 expanded softback edition of Japan : A Foreign Place. 1974-1984, a comprehensive biography of the influential band Japan and a softback edition of Cries And Whispers, the follow-up to 2015’s A Foreign Place.
ERR: A photographic essay by David Sylvian. A limited edition publication: 500 copies signed and numbered by the artist. 50 signed, unnumbered copies randomly distributed among the remaining edition. Signed and Numbered Edition: sold out. Standard Edition available to purchase at the Grönland Shop. The photographs in this series were taken between Oct 2019–April 2020, a period encompassing the outbreak of
Analogue Process 1987-2019 by Chris Bigg is a 64 pages printed black and metallic orange of G. F. Smith 150gsm Munken paper released in a standard and a deluxe edition (plus a signed poster). It contains many artwork and references to Chris’ work with David Sylvian.
Japanese language edition of Cries And Whispers by Anthony Reynolds, featuring additional photographs. The book is a flexibound paperback with belly band in Japanese. 320 pages. 250 x 210 mm. Beautiful book! Collector’s item! Note that the book is still for sale at Burning Shed. Follow the link below.
Superb box with 96 page book and CD with the soundtrack of the installation of sculpture, sound and light by Russell Mills and David Sylvian at The Temporary Museum on Tokyo Bay, Japan (29.9.90 – 12.10.90).
First of three books, Like Planets, a photographic essay by Yuka Fujii. Hard cover, 260mm x 220mm Landscape. 170 pages. Designed by Chris Bigg in a limited edition of 1,500. The first 500 copies are signed and numbered by Yuka Fujii and David Sylvian. Randomly included in the remaining 1,000 copies are 15 signed unnumbered copies.
Hypergraphia is published in a limited edition of 3,000 copies. An edition of 500 signed and individually numbered copies, by Sylvian and designer Chris Bigg, have sold out. Randomly included in the remaining 2,500 copies are 50 signed unnumbered copies.
This is the official Setouchi Triennale 2103 catalogue. It does not contain references to David's exhibition (Uno) itself, but mainly covers the information about openings hours, location, food etc.
On The Periphery – David Sylvian: A Biography – The Solo Years by Chris Young. This book – which has taken 3 years to complete – tracks the period of Sylvian’s solo career from 1982 to 2013. The book was published in English (original), Italian and Japanese.