Temporary Press publishes books around art and design with an interest in ideas and practices exploring alternative or incidental notions of design. With limited resources, the press relies on economical design and production methods, often with a black-only Risograph and simple tools. Based in Singapore since 2018, Temporary Press is run by gideon-jamie and distributed internationally by Idea Books (ideabooks.nl). Contact us via email (temporarypress@gideon-jamie.com) or IG (@temporarypress

Figure (1) Drawings


by Catherine Hu, 2022

edition of 150
214 pages, Risograph printed in black
153 × 230 mm, softcover, glue bound

ISBN 978-981-18-5873-4

This book contains over a hundred figure 1 drawings of diagrams labeled ‘figure 1’ collected between 2018 and 2022 by Catherine Hu. These drawings are an important part of the artist’s practice — made during in-between periods when she wasn’t sure what to do.