Added by gracia + louise on January 30, 2009 at 11:13 —
The January 2009 issue of the Book Arts Newsletter is out now and can be downloaded in colour from the Centre for Fine Print Research at the UWE Bristol School of Creative Arts, Department of Art and Design website.
Or by just clicking here.
Issue number 47 includes reports, articles and information about exhibitions, conferences, workshops, publications and events all around the world - so it is a very useful… Continue
Added by Robert Heather on January 27, 2009 at 8:17 —
opens on the 27th Jan at Hand Held Gallery Melbourne6-8pm. The new exhibition is a playful experiment based around the experimental text 'Alley Cat Nomad', an unpublished novel by Adrian Lawson. The text, grammar and language of 'Alley Cat' is experimental, rythmic and unique and so too its bindings and reproductions should be rich with interpretation and play. In this exhibition the manuscript will be shown in many… Continue
Added by Megan Herring on January 19, 2009 at 11:45 —
The World of the Book
by Clare Williamson and Des Cowley (The Miegunyah Press/Melbourne University Publishing in association with the State Library of Victoria - ISBN 9780522853780) is currently available online at a special price from Readings
bookstore in Melbourne.
It is an excellent… Continue
Added by Robert Heather on January 19, 2009 at 11:00 —
Added by antic-ham on January 19, 2009 at 2:21 —
Free and Open to the Public. February 5, University of Washington’s Suzzallo Library, Basement Room B69. Doors open at 6:45. Lecture begins around 7:15.
I will give an overview of my work with the book form, beginning with my earliest mixed media books of the 70’s, my offset photographic narratives, and ending with my most recent limited edition artists’ books. As my work is autobiographical, I have explored my roles as daughter, wife and… Continue
Added by Bea Nettles on January 18, 2009 at 2:56 —
book art object is a record of the first biennial Codex Book Fair and Symposium
: "The Fate of the Art," Berkeley, California, 2007. The event showcased contemporary artist books and fine press and fine art editions produced by some of the world's most esteemed printers, designers, book artists, and artisans.
David Jury is Head of Graphic Media at the Colchester Institute, School of… Continue
Added by Robert Heather on January 15, 2009 at 10:02 —
Added by Pieronymus Kosch on January 15, 2009 at 2:03 —
Despite the winter weather, over 250 enthusiastic book artists, teachers, librarians, and collectors gathered in Iowa City for the first conference of the College Book Arts Association, a newly founded group devoted to this growing field. Here everyone attended lectures, panels, exhibit openings and the final banquet with its silent auction. Most importantly, friendships were renewed and created. Pictured at… Continue
Added by Bea Nettles on January 14, 2009 at 1:37 —
A friend of mine sent me a free copy of this novel, Yellow on the Outside, Shame on the Inside: Asian Culture Revealed, and I must say that this is by far the best eBook that I've ever read. In fact, it's probably the best book that I've ever read (though Jane Eyre will always be on top). I rarely finish a book these days because of stupid homework but I finished this one in just one day. I even made my roommate pick up food for me because I didn't want to waste any time away from reading. LOL… Continue
Added by Scarlett Pikachu on January 11, 2009 at 10:54 —
Find your sea legs and visit my paper boat blog!
Added by Joanne B Kaar on January 8, 2009 at 21:00 —
I have had the wonderful opportunity to interview printmaker Mariann Johansen-Ellis
. If you love to read about others process and look at what and how they create, please check out the interview. What makes it even more delightful is that Mariann has such a way with words. Enjoy!
Added by Jan Allsopp on January 6, 2009 at 8:39 —
International Union of Mail-Artists is another Ning site
that is worth having a look at.
Added by Robert Heather on January 5, 2009 at 15:34 —