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January 2012 Blog Posts (10)

Call for Artists -- Japanese book arts and papercraft


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…


Added by Minnesota Center for Book Arts on January 21, 2012 at 11:19 — No Comments

art lover passion in rome 2

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

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

La mostra…


Added by ilariapergolesi on January 20, 2012 at 22:34 — No Comments

Threads talk series...

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...

Added by Robert Heather on January 19, 2012 at 14:56 — No Comments

Booth Creates New Internet-Promotion-for-Artists Blog

Artists' Internet Strategies Helps Artists Exploit Internet Opportunities

Everybody agrees that Internet offers the most…


Added by Mike Booth on January 18, 2012 at 20:33 — No Comments

New issue of the Bonefolder is out now - free downloadable magazine




The Bonefolder

Volume 8, 2012

Download from


Table of contents:

  • Publisher’s Note
  • Evolution of…

Added by Robert Heather on January 16, 2012 at 8:56 — 1 Comment

Kite Book

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…


Added by Marian Crane on January 12, 2012 at 4:33 — No Comments

The Making of "The Great Library" Part 1

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…


Added by Amanda Watson-Will on January 7, 2012 at 17:11 — 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.

Added by janis melville on January 3, 2012 at 7:56 — No Comments

Dear friends! Good luck in your new work!

Dear friends! Good luck in your new work!


Added by Irina Yablochkina on January 3, 2012 at 2:01 — No Comments

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