Artists taking part in Drawing Room's exhibition programme are invited to compile ‘reading lists’ that inform and expand the themes explored in their works.  This list has been compiled by Hardeep Pandhal as part of his Bursary Award 2015.  Titles marked with an asterisk * are held in Outset Study.

Title Author Year Selected by ISBN URL
The Dehumanisation of Art * José Ortega y Gasset
The Accursed Share * Georges Bataille
On humour Simon Critchley
Infinitely Demanding * Simon Critchley
Violence * Slavoj Zizek
Mimesis and Alterity Michael Taussig
Defacement: Public Secrecy and the Labor of the Negative * Michael Taussig
Against Interpretation * Susan Sontag
The severed head: capital visions * Julia Kristeva
Missing Out * Adam Phillips
Promises Promises Adam Phillips
Severed: A History of Heads Lost and Heads Found * Frances Larson
Waking Up to Say Goodbye * Stefan Sadler
Antarctic Seal * Leon Sadler
Policeworx * Stefan Sadler
I'm Gonna Kick You in the Nuts * GHXYK2
Shine Down on Me * Stefan Sadler
Dinner Plates * Stefan Sadler
Bert And Co.

Titles marked with an asterix * are held in the Outset Study library