Bookartbookshop  

 
 
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17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 6HB
 
 
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Wed to Fri 13:00 - 19:00, Sat 12:00 - 18:00. Closed Dec 23rd to Jan 2nd
 

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BookartbookshopWe love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and yes, there is a difference - which cannot be found anywhere else. Artists' books are the type you more usually see behind glass in an art gallery shop. Here, at Bookartbookshop, you can see publications from some of the best-known artist presses, without the stuffiness of a gallery but with friendly and approachable staff to help. Established in 2002 by Tanya Peixoto, co-founder of the Artist's Book Yearbook, this one of a kind specialist bookshop is a joy to find in the heart of London's East End art world.

 

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Hoxton Overground Station
 
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Paul Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  23% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £141  39% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £120  29% off
151-157 City Road, EC1V | 4 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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New North Press
London > Shopping > Books
Standpoint Studios, 45 Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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Zwemmer Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
Estoick Collection, 39 Canterbury Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Specialists
57 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Tea and sex, how very British! This friendly boutique in Hoxton Square offers girlies the chance to seek out kinky playthings, books and erotica, in a ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 2nd May 2016 - 7pm-11pm
Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
The New York-originating duo, Sonny Cheeba and Geechi Suede, performs its hip hop originals....More
 
 
 
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Souterrain Presents - Rak-Su + Akasha Jam + Pneuma + Wyles & Simpson (DJ Set)
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 2nd April to 2nd May 2016
Strongroom, 120-124 Curtain Road, EC2A | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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Comedy Night For Refuge
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 2nd May 2016 - 7pm-10pm
The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street, EC2A | 4 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
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Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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20 Hoxton Square
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
This spacious gallery strategically situated opposite White Cube in Hoxton Square opened in 2007 and is run by co-directors Richard Graham, Adam Waymouth and Alex Dellal. ... More
 
 
 
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71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
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Meat Mission
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
13-15 Hoxton Market, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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243 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
2-4 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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Standpoint Studios
London > Education > Evening Classes
45 Coronet Street, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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London > Education > Professional Training
73 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Bookartbookshop
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Academy
London > Leisure > Games
SPACE Centre, Hackney Community College, Falkirk Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
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Alexander Technique Centre
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Rivington Business Centre, 82 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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16 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
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The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Bounce Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
239-241 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
With 14 ping pong tables, a gin palace of a cocktail bar and open counter pizza restaurant, Bounce is a stylish place to enjoy table tennis. ... More
 
 
 
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Red Market
London > Nightlife > Bars
288-299 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
Back for a fourth year, Red Market have partnered with Background Bars to transform a 20,000 square foot car park in the heart of Shoreditch into ... More
 
 
 
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Happiness Forgets
London > Nightlife > Bars
8-9 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Embracing the new wave of drinking habits in London, Happiness Forgets is a quaint underground bar that provides drinkers with decent cocktails and a place to ... More
 
 
 
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Express By Holiday Inn London City
London > Business > Venue Hire
275 Old Street, City, Hoxton, London EC1V | 1 minute from Bookartbookshop
The streets of Hoxton, where this hotel is located, are currently London's chic-est area, full of artists fashionistas, musicians and party people. The hotel is convenient ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Bookartbookshop
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Bookartbookshop
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