The Home Front (2013)

Foreword by Hilary Roberts, Head Curator of Photography at the Imperial War Museum in Britain and essay by curator Pippa Oldfield, Head of Programme at Impressions Gallery. Hardcover, 96 pages, 40 colour plates. Published by Dewi Lewis Publishing (in association with Impressions Gallery).

ISBN: 978-1-907893-41-4

The Home Front book was nominated ('long list') for the Deutsche Börse Photographic Prize 2015.

Available from dewilewispublishing.com, Impressions Gallery, and many online book shops. Alternatively, email melaniefriendstudio@icloud.com (£25.00 + £5.00 p&p within the UK; overseas postage variable) Signed on request


Border Country (2007)

72 pp, 19 colour images, 75 minute audio CD (the complete
exhibition soundtrack)

Published by Belfast Exposed Photography and The
Winchester Gallery.

ISBN-13: 978-0-9524217-9-5

Available from www.belfastexposed.org or melaniefriendstudio@icloud.com (£12 + £4.50 First Class p&p
within the UK; overseas postage variable). Signed on request


No Place Like Home: Echoes from Kosovo (2001)

160 pp, 66 colour photographs plus extensive interviews

Published by Midnight Editions, USA

ISBN: 1-800-780-2279

Available from amazon.co.uk (price varies according to exchange rate) or directly from melaniefriendstudio@icloud.com (£15 + £7.50 First Class p&p within the UK; overseas postage variable).
Signed on request


Homes & Gardens: Documenting the Invisible (1996)

60 pp, 16 images; texts by David Bate, Arta Dedaj, Melanie Friend.

Published by Camerawork, London in association with F-Stop Media Station, Bath, to coincide with the exhibition of the same name.

ISBN: 1 871 10308 3

OUT OF PRINT, sorry...


Group Publications


The System of Systems (2017)

Bringing together artists, activists and academics to interrogate the technologies and legal mechanisms involved in seeking asylum.


Created by Maria McLintock


Gallery 44 catalogue (2010)

Catalogue accompanying solo show at Gallery 44, Toronto, autumn 2010. Includes critical essay on Border Country by Canadian academic and artist, Katy McCormick.

Cost 5$ (Canadian) plus shipping.

Available from Gallery 44, Toronto. See here.


Europe (2008)

European Central Bank Annual Photography Award 2008 catalogue.

For download of catalogue with ten shortlisted works, including Border Country, see here.


Home Cultures (2007)

Berg, Volume Four Issue One March 2007. Front cover and republication of images from Homes and Gardens: Documenting
the Invisible, together with essay by Melanie Friend.

ISSN 1740-6315. ISBN 978 1 84520 6123

Available from Berg.


Hasselblad Newsletter (2001)

Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden

Look inside here


Claustrophobia (1998)

Published to accompany the exhibition Claustrophobia at Ikon Galllery, 6 June till 2 August 1998. © The Ikon Gallery.

ISBN 0 907594 58 1

Price: £11.95, available from Cornerhouse, Manchester