Peyton-Jones, J: Trolleyology
A Visionary in Publishing - The First Ten Years of Trolley Books
Since they were founded in 2001, Trolley Books has been highly regarded asa maverick independent publisher of photography, reportage, contemporaryart and recently, literature. Trolley¿s founder Gigi Giannuzzi is a well-knownfigure in the publishing and photographic industries for his original anddynamic approach to photobook publishing as well as his dedication to supportimportant and underexposed stories. In a shock to the photography andpublishing worlds he was diagnosed with cancer last year and passed away onChristmas Eve 2012.Shortly before he died work began on TROLLEYOLOGY, to celebrate thefirst ten years of the award-winning books and authors brought together byTrolley. A chronological anthology of the best from each publication, withbehind the scenes and previously unseen material, personal photos, contactsheets, letters and interviews with the photographers, writers and artists Trolleyhas worked with over the last decade. It also features interviews with ourauthors and artists and friends from the worlds of photography, art and publishing,documenting the unique stories from each book and the importanceof our small but potent publishing house.TROLLEYOLOGY will bring together many renowned contributors includingphotographers Nan Goldin, Philip Jones Griffiths, Alex Majoli, StanleyGreene, Paolo Pellegrin, Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, Chien ChiChang, Tom Stoddart, Nina Berman, Thomas Dworzak, Alixandra Fazzina,Robin Maddock, Jamie Morgan, artists Paul Fryer, Sarah Lucas, Polly Morgan,Mat Collishaw, and writers Iphgenia Baal, Julian Stallabrass, with an introductionby cultural historian Barry Miles. The book contains a foreword bySerpentine Gallery directors Julia Peyton-Jones and Hans Ulrich Obrist.