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

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