msdm * is an artist-run micro- publishing studio founded by paula roush **.
The studio utilises DYI printing and manufacturing methods to produce photography exhibitions,
photobooks and limited editions. The studio is now based at UNit8 in a 1982 warehouse that used
to be a print workshop by the Bow Locks/ River Lea (East London).
* the acronym msdm is mother sister daughter meow and/or mobile strategies of display & mediation.
msdm logo (meow) is a character from The Memory of Stones a photo-collage novel published
during a residency at the Frans Masereel Centrum.
** paula roush is an artist and educator born in Lisbon and based in London. Her work is conceptually
placed between between the biographical and the social and formally embodies both new
and traditional media. She mixes archives and orphan photographs with her own photography,
and contextualises such tangible material through negotiable agencies and subjective memories.
She is a Fulbright alumni and a lecturer at the School of Arts and Creative Industries, London South Bank University.
Access the CV here
On the occasion of the exhibition Dear Aby Warburg, What Can Be Done with Images? Dealing
with Photographic Material at the Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen (Germany), paula was
interviewed by Tanja Verlak. This interview can be read here