Philip Akkerman




Painting by Philip Akkerman
Poetry by Donny O’Rourke

This book documents Philip Akkerman’s Self-portrait 2016, No. 3 and includes poetry specially commissioned from Donny O’Rourke. Self-portrait 2016, No. 3 hung at A-M-G5’s space in Oxford House, Glasgow from 28 June until – 28 September 2019.

Philip Akkerman is a painter living and working in The Hague.

Donny O’Rourke has been many things – a television producer, director and executive, film maker, broadcaster, educator columnist, critic, commentator, translator, editor, academic and publisher. He is the author of more than twenty books, several CDs, and scripts for the theatre. He has collaborated widely with many artists from several fields.

Self-portrait 2016, No. 3.

Publisher: A-M-G5
Artist: Philip Akkerman
Text: Donny O’Rourke
Designer: Matthew Walkerdine
Printer: Mixam
Publication date: 2020
Binding: softback
Dimensions: 165 x 125 mm
Pages: 36
Edition of 300 of which 25 are signed and numbered by the artist