Outsiders: Art by People is a compilation by London gallery owner Steve Lazarides of outsider art. Lazarides, who is also known as Banksy's manager, has put together a strong selection of art (with a strong emphasis on street) by artists who have not gone the formal route. The book is divided into three sections, In, Out and Other, all chock full of work by twenty artists including Antony Micalleff, JR, Conor Harrington, Jamie Hewlett and artist collective Faile. Also included is an essay by Damien Hirst.
Paperback, 264 pages. Random House, 2008. $20.48 at Amazon.