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CALL FOR BOOK AND PAPER ARTISTS
Shin Jidai: Contemporary Japanese Book and Paper Arts
Minnesota Center for Book Arts (Minneapolis, MN)
Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) seeks art to be included in a juried exhibition of contemporary Japanese book and paper arts. The exhibition will be on display in MCBA's Star Tribune…Continue
Added by Minnesota Center for Book Arts on January 21, 2012 at 11:19 — No Comments
art lover passion in rome 2 .ex roma club monti
Dal 11 febbraio al 18 febbraio 2012
presso la prestigiosa Galleria Espositiva
Ex Roma Club Monti http://www.exromaclub.it/
Via Baccina 66 (Rione Monti)
tra il Colosseo e Piazza Venezia in una zona centralissima
e di massima importanza storica e artistica di Roma
sarà presentata la rassegna internazionale d'Arte
Art Lover Passion in Rome II
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In his latest blog entry Scott McCarney mentioned this fabulous Threads series of talks which includes sessions with Buzz Spector, Keith Smith, Johanna Drucker and Richard Minsky. A must for anyone seriously studying book arts...
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Artists' Internet Strategies Helps Artists Exploit Internet Opportunities
Everybody agrees that Internet offers the most…Continue
Added by Mike Booth on January 18, 2012 at 20:33 — No Comments
Update posted on the Artspace Mackay website http://www.artspacemackay.com.au/whats_on/news/2012_focus_on_artists_books_vi_news
Volume 8, 2012
Download from http://www.philobiblon.com/bonefolder/vol8contents.htm
Table of contents:
I've been asked how I get ideas for my books. Some happen quickly. Some take years for the materials and text to come together.
In early 2000, while working at a large commercial art firm, I saw a framed Japanese print from the 1920's. The background colors graduated from soft green to soft lapis blue, with darker blue mountains in the middle. The foreground was a riot of flowers, greenery, children, and kites. I've never seen it again, or tracked down its artist, but I never forgot…Continue
Added by Marian Crane on January 12, 2012 at 4:33 — No Comments
I've just written the first of a couple of blog posts looking in more detail at how my recent book "The Great Library of Alexandria" was made.You can read it here:
The book is part of Book*Art*Object, Edition 3, made as a response to an extract from "Art & Lies" by Jeanette Winterson. The edition has been acquired by the State Library of Queensland and my book can be…Continue
Added by Amanda Watson-Will on January 7, 2012 at 17:11 — No Comments
I have some beautiful BFK Rives paper for sale.
These are double sheets, 76 x 112cm, 280gsm Tan. The paper is 100% cotton rag, gelatin sized, four deckled edges. Smooth surface, internal sizing, recommended for all applications of both printmaking and drawing.
No longer manufactured in this size, this colour paper is now only available in 76 x 56cm sheets. This standard size sheet retails at $7.61 ea (for a pack of 50)
Comparable sized double sheets (75 x…
Added by Andrea Przygonski on January 5, 2012 at 22:32 — No Comments
My Book Arts Project is under way with the invited artists books being exhibited this year in the U.K at University of Western England,Sidney Nolan Trust,Cardiff School of Arts and in Australia Manly Library in Sydney and Milk Factory Gallery Bowral .these venues so far have been confirmed.Everyone is now busy making their books and I will post further details throughout the year.
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