Artist Books 3.0

Where artists' books and the book arts meet online...


The Artist Book 3.0 forum is for artists, curators, librarians, students, and researchers interested in artist books and the book arts.

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Charles Brownson posted a status
"Bored? Read a book. But what if the book thinks you're boring?"
6 hours ago
Martine Rastello commented on Martine Rastello's blog post BOOKS LIKE STARS
"Great idea ! All our collaborative books will be soon travelling everywhere ! Sure Cheryl will be happy to see that her huge exhibition is making babies ! All this work and these fantastic worldwide exchanges must be shown."
12 hours ago
An event by SIABP was featured

5th Sheffield International Artist's Book Prize at International

March 18, 2015 at 1pm to May 31, 2015 at 11pm
We are now accepting submissions for the 5th Sheffield International Artist's Book Prize. As a change to the submission process this year, we are only accepting submissions made digitally through CuratorSpace. We will ask you to forward your book once it has been accepted and we have all the information we require.Terms and ConditionsClosing date for digital submissions: 31st May 2015 Final date for receipt of books: 30th June 2015 Exhibition dates: 7th October – 31st October, 2015The Sheffield…See More
22 hours ago
An event by Robert Heather was featured

The Art of American Book Covers 1875 – 1930 with Richard Minsky at John Hay Library, Providence, USA

April 22, 2015 from 5:30pm to 7pm
On April 22, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. in the Lownes Room of the John Hay Library, Richard Minsky will give a talk, “The Art of American Book Covers 1875 – 1930: One Hundred Great Covers from the Brown University Library.” Minsky will look at selections of books from the Library’s holdings that exemplify book cover styles and their changes during this time period. A Q&A, book sale and signing, and reception will follow the talk. This event is free and open to the public.Date: Wednesday, April 22,…See More
22 hours ago



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In the Media

Ruscha's archive goes to the Getty

Picasso artists' books exhibition in Germany

Article on artists' books in The Age (Melbourne, Australia) here

Article on Central Booking in The Art Newspaper

New York Times review of WSW exhibition at Islip Art Museum

OPB interrview with Roberta Lavadour here

Time Out Chicago article on Brian Dettmer's dissected books - here plus a blog interview here.

Art Forum article on Charline von Heyl artists' books. here

Miami Herald Article about Jaffe centre for Book Arts here

Keith Smith exhibition at University of Rochester review

Review in The Guardian and another in The Independent of the exhibition Blood on Paper at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London

Engage 12 issue on Book Art is available online here as a PDF.


Advertising and stuff

Inspiration by Design

Word and Image from the Victoria and Albert Museum

World premiere

Free exhibition

State Library of Victoria 20 March - 14 June 2015

Melbourne, Australia




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