A photobook exploring sculptural form within the everyday. Xiaolongbao compares the sculptural intricacies of the eponymous Shanghainese delicacy with found sculptural forms within Shanghai itself, finding humour and the bizarre within this bright and open city. 


Designed and published (under Whaaat Editions) for Sebastian Smith in an Edition of 50 including a special edition of 5.


270gsm pearlescent cover

170 gsm satin book block

10 tipped in acetate prints throughout

PUR bound

Regular edition features a hand tipped in cover image and is presented in gold bubble envelope with chopsticks

£20 + postage

Special edition features an artificial patch of grass in place of a cover image and is presented in an artificial grass filled box. This edition also comes with a signed print.

£35 + postage