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Artwords Bookshop Limited

20-22 Broadway Market

London E8 4QJ

T (0)20 7923 7507

E broadwaymarketatartwords.co.uk

Opening Times:

Monday  - Friday 9:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm


With much regret and sadness, we announce that our shop on Rivington Street is now permanently closed.

We would like to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to all our customers for their support and custom at our shops on Rivington Street over the last 20 years, and hope that you will continue shopping with us when we find new premises.

Our Broadway Market shop remains open 7 days a week:

Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am - 6pm

Tel 020 7923 7507


Your privacy is important to us. Artwords Bookshop takes the privacy of all its customers and users very seriously. We strive to take care with customer and user information. We are committed to protecting your privacy online.

Artwords Bookshop will never share any of your personal information with third parties.We will take all reasonable steps to ensure all personal information provided by you is held securely on file in accordance with current data protection legislation.

If you have any queries about our website and your privacy, please contact benatartwords.co.uk


Does your publication have a UK book trade wholesaler, or book trade distributor? If so please call 020 7729 2000 to make an appointment with the buyer. 
We buy from a number of national and international book trade distributors and wholesalers. If your publication is not available from one of these, then we are afraid it is unlikely we will be able to stock it at our shops.
For further details please email shopatartwords.co.uk


Artwords Bookshop was established in 2001, we specialise in books on the contemporary visual arts and visual culture, covering the subjects; fashion, graphic design, architecture, photography, fine art and visual & critical theory. We also stock a very wide range of magazines on these subjects. 




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For enquiries about author events, please contact benatartwords.co.uk




If your book is not currently stocked by Artwords, please see the section on Buying above.


If you are an author whose book is currently stocked by Artwords and you would like to come in to sign copies (not for a public event), please contact benatartwords.co.uk. For all other event-related matters, please see Author Events above.



There are no current vacancies, but if you are interested in working at Artwords please leave a copy of you CV at either of our outlets; or email your CV to shop@artwords.co.uk. Your CV will be held on file for three months and you will be contacted if a position becomes available in that period.



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Artwords Bookshop Limited
69 Rivington Street

London EC2A 3AY

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Cicular Fashion
This is Not a T-Shirt PB
What Artists Wear
Complex Presents
Acne Paper Book
Duro Olowu Seeing
Modern Ikebana
Vivien Westwood