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 Kate Davis for the solo exhibition Kate Davis - Not Just the Perfect Moments.  Titles marked with an asterisk * are held in Outset Study.

Title Author Year Selected by ISBN URL
Art and Agency: An Anthropological Theory* Alfred Gell Kate Davis
Learning to Draw: Studies in the Cultural History of a Polite and Useful Art* Ann Bermingham Kate Davis
The Shape of Time: Remarks on the History of Things* George Kubler Kate Davis
Cultural Sniping: The Art of Transgression* Jo Spence Kate Davis
Putting Myself in the Picture* Jo Spence Kate Davis
What can a Woman do with a Camera?: Photography for Women* Jo Spence & Joan Soloman Kate Davis
Shoulder to Shoulder: A Documentary. The Stirring History of the Militant Suffragettes* Midge Mackenzie Kate Davis
Votes for Women, The Virago Book of Suffragettes* ed. Joyce Marlow Kate Davis
Laugh a Defiance* Mary Raleigh Richardson Kate Davis
The Suffragettes in Pictures* Diane Atkinson and Glenda Jackson Kate Davis
The End of the Line: Attitudes in Drawing* Hayward Gallery Publishing Kate Davis
Jimmy Robert: Vis- a –vis* Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Kate Davis
Creamier: Contemporary Art in Culture: 10 Curators, 100 Contemporary Artists, 10 Sources Phaidon Press Kate Davis
Flesh at War with Enigma* Kunsthalle Basel Kate Davis
Kate Davis: Could we? I am Asking Kate Davis Kate Davis
Theory and Practice in the Conservation of Modern and Contemporary Art Ursula Schadler-Saub Angela Weyer Kate Davis
The Destruction of Art: Iconoclasm and Vandalism Since the French Revolution Dario Gamboni Kate Davis
The Female Nude: Art, Obscenity and Sexuality Lynda Nead Kate Davis

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