Pre-orders (please note that this first batch is now sold out however there will be more being released at a future date so keep checking back for info) of Barry Phipps new book The Exuberance Phase: Selected 8x10 Works. With first run of books limited to 30 copies with the additional 70 available later in the year.


You also have an option for adding a 8x10 print so check options below.


The book is hand sewn and bound lay flat binding. The cover is a soft archival board and is 60 pages of large format 8x10 works. Barry has put so much into this release and you can feel that with every page turn so pick this up to add to your collection.


About: Barry Phipps is an Iowa City based multimedia artist. Since graduating from The Kansas City Art Institute in 1990, he has spent nearly three decades as a working artist.


In the 90's he was a member of Chicago indie rock group The Coctails, appearing on MTV, performing at Lollapalooza and touring across the US and Japan. He was a resident DJ for several years at Chicago’s Smart Bar. He founded Beep Media, Inc. in late 90s, a mobile DJ business with a staff of ten DJs.


In the 2000's he founded North Branch Recording Studio and the Tight Ship Records label, which has recently reissued The Coctails records on Spotify.


In 2015 he founded The Barry Phipps Apparel Company, a line of denim bags and industrial work aprons.Since The Coctails, Barry has continued making music. His latest album The Town was released on vinyl on his own Tight Ship Records label. For the past ten years he has worked as a professional photographer in Chicago and Iowa City. He has photographed weddings nationally and abroad, including France, Italy, and Sweden.


His first published book of photographs Between Gravity and What Cheer: Iowa Photographs is available from The University of Iowa Press.

Barry Phipps - The Exuberance Phase: Selected 8x10 Works.