Gabrielle Guy

  1. William Kentridge Why Should I Hesitate
  2. Sean O’Toole The Magic of Stones
  3. Pieter Hugo 25 postcards
  4. Gerhard Marx Ecstatic Archive
  5. Leah Hawker Breastfeeding 101
  6. Jo Ractliffe Signs of Life
  7. Penny Siopis Material Acts
  8. Wim Botha Heliostat
  9. Igshaan Adams When Dust Settles
  10. Sabelo Mlangeni Umlindelo wamaKholwa
  11. Thomas Chapman & David Southwood Hustles
  12. Re/discovery and Memory
  13. 9 More Weeks
  14. Cyril Ramaphosa & Daniel Naudé Cattle of the Ages
  15. Dominique Cheminais Eighty-four thousand
  16. Jo Ractliffe Everything is Everything
  17. Zander Blom Paintings Vol II Collector’s edition
  18. Zander Blom Paintings Vol II
  19. Jane Alexander PHOTO-BOOK
  20. Penny Siopis Grief
  21. Penny Siopis Shame
  22. Zanele Muholi Somnyama Ngonyama
  23. Daniel Naudé Sightings of the Sacred
  24. African Futures
  25. Zander Blom Modern Painting: Piet Mondrian
  26. 9 Weeks
  27. Gerhard Marx Depths in Feet
  28. Dominique Cheminais The Animal Breaking Through the Flesh
  29. Edson Chagas Found Not Taken
  30. Wim Botha Pietà
  31. Pieter Hugo The Journey
  32. Serge Alain Nitegeka Into The BLACK
  33. Kemang Wa Lehulere
  34. Kemang Wa Lehulere Collector’s edition
  35. Jane Alexander Survey: Cape of Good Hope
  36. Zanele Muholi Faces and Phases 2006-14
  37. Penny Siopis Time and Again Collector’s edition
  38. Penny Siops Time and Again
  39. Guy Tillim Joburg: Points of View
  40. The Erotic Drawings of Anton Kannemeyer Collector’s edition
  41. The Erotic Drawings of Anton Kannemeyer
  42. Brett Murray
  43. Deborah Poynton Pictures
  44. Bitterkomix 16
  45. Zander Blom Paintings Vol I
  46. Zander Blom Paintings Vol I Collector’s edition
  47. Daniel Naudé Animal Farm
  48. über(W)unden
  49. Bicycle Portraits (green book)
  50. Bicycle Portraits (blue book)
  51. Bicycle Portraits (yellow book)
  52. Guy Tillim Second Nature
  53. BillyMonk
  54. Reihenhausmannskost
  55. Tretchikoff: The People’s Painter
  56. Nandipha Mntambo
  57. Nandipha Mntambo Collector’s edition
  58. Claudette Schreuders
  59. Claudette Schreuders Collector’s edition
  60. Jo Ractliffe As Terras Do Fim Do Mundo
  61. Zanele Muholi Faces and Phases
  62. Steven Cohen Life is Shot, Art is Long
  63. Child Health Now
  64. Nicholas Hlobo
  65. Nicholas Hlobo Collector’s edition
  66. Das is(s)t Deutschland
  67. Youssef Nabil I Won’t Let You Die
  68. Guy Tillim Avenue Patrice Lumumba
  69. Guy Tillim Congo Democratic
  70. 10 Years 100 Artists

  1. .info issue 02 [newsletter]
  2. .info issue 01 [newsletter]
  3. Zander Blom New Paintings
  4. Matšatši a ...
  5. Candice Breitz + Mohau Modisakeng
  6. Moshekwa Langa Fugitive
  7. Concerning Symmetry
  8. JoburgArtFair 2016 Directory
  9. JoburgArtFair 2016 Visitor’s Guide
  10. JoburgArtFair 2016 VIP Programme
  11. Section Cinéma
  12. Ian Grose Small Paintings
  13. Samson Kambalu Nyau Cinema
  14. Kings County
  15. The New Church
  16. Simon Gush Work
  17. Wim Botha Rooms
  18. Wim Botha Solipsis
  19. Wim Botha Busts
  20. Wim Botha Busts & Solipsis Collector’s edition
  21. Ernest Mancoba Drawings & Paintings from the Studio
  22. Trade Routes Revisited
  23. Olafur Eliasson Erosion
  24. Africa & Abstraction Johannesburg: Blom Hlobo Nitegeka Rhode
  25. Africa & Abstraction: Mancoba Odita Blom
  26. Tretchikoff: The People’s Painter catalogue
  27. This Is Our Time
  28. Summer 2009/10: Projects
  29. Paul Edmunds Subtropicalia
  30. Brett Murray Crocodile Tears
  31. Summer 2008/9: Projects
  32. Berni Searle Recent Work 2007/8
  33. Odili Donald Odita Double Edge
  34. Take your road and travel along

  1. Stevenson
  2. Art Joburg 2019
  3. ICAIO

Personal Work
  1. Part 4 [book]
  2. Story 03 for Hyraxhotong [photographs]
  3. Part 3 [book]
  4. Part 2 [book]
  5. Part 1 [book]
  6. An advent calendar of things to look at for 2018 [book]
  7. A-series x AKJP [collaboration]
  8. A-series [exhibition]
  9. Calendars of things to look at [books]
  10. Stevenson Instagram Takeover [photographs]
  11. Monolith in Gif 3 [print]


Gabrielle Guy is an art book designer and visual artist based in Cape Town, South Africa. She has designed numerous artist monographs and photo books, most notably for William KentridgeNicholas Hlobo, Pieter Hugo, Sabelo Mlangeni, Zanele Muholi, Igshaan Adams, Jo Ractliffe, Penny Siopis and Guy Tillim. She is a former art director of Art South Africa magazine (under the editorship of Sean O’Toole, 2003-2005).

Often working closely with Stevenson gallery, she has designed their corporate identity. In 2014 she designed the book Faces and Phases 2006-14 for  Zanele Muholi, published by Steidl. She has recently had two more trips to Steidl for Jo Ractliffe’s major photo book Photographs: 1980s – now.

In 2017 Gabrielle worked with photographer Daniel Naudé on a book for President Cyril Ramaphosa (then Deputy President), Cattle of the Ages. In 2019 she designed the monograph accompanying William Kentridge’s major sculpture retrospective Why Should I Hesitate at Norval Foundation (Cape Town).

She has designed identities for Art Joburg, the Institute of Contemporary Art Indian Ocean/ ICAIO (Mauritius) and group exhibitions at Stevenson such as A Sculptural Premise, The New Parthenon, Schema, and Sex. In 2017 she worked on the catalogue and identity and exhibition elements for The South African Pavilion presenting Candice Breitz + Mohau Modisakeng at the 2017 Venice Biennale.

In December 2017 Gabrielle held her first exhibition of photographs and drawings, A-series - a project at blank lab in Maitland, Cape Town. In 2019 she started publishing her own series of books - Part 1Part 2, Part 3, and in February 2020, Part 4.

Artist profile on Art Gazette here.

Publishers she has worked with include Steidl (Germany), Prestel (Germany), Kehrer (Germany), Rizzoli (New York), Hatje Cantz (Germany), Punctum (Italy), Kerber (Germany), Jacana (South Africa) and DayOne (South Africa).

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