Where artists' books and the book arts meet online...
After a summer's work, the first five videos of my Printmaking Master Classes series of printmaking instruction videos are now online and ready to be downloaded. You can see trailers of all of them here below. I'm convinced that these videos…Continue
Added by Maureen Lucia Booth on September 30, 2011 at 19:30 — No Comments
For four decades Anglo-Spanish fine-art printmaker, Maureen Booth, has made her living in Spain from her art. In all these years she has not seen tougher times for artists than now. Since the onset of the economic crisis in 2007, working artists’ lives have been radically deteriorated, and this situation…Continue
Added by Maureen Lucia Booth on September 22, 2011 at 4:15 — No Comments
The Spring 2011 issue of IMPRINT, previewing IMPACT7 speakers, is now available. You can download the full version of Robert Heather's interview with well known US book artist, author and academic Prof Johanna Drucker.
Added by Robert Heather on September 16, 2011 at 10:01 — No Comments
I’m delighted to inform you all that the Limfjordscentret in Doverodde, Denmark will host the Doverodde Book Arts Festival IV & Symposium in 2012. As with the last three years, events will take place at the premises of the old merchants' complex, Doverodde, Hurup Thy, in scenic northern Jutland during the ‘Ascension Thursday’ holiday weekend (May 18th-20th).
Also as previously there will be a Festival weekend full of events and amazing book art. There will be…Continue
Added by Mette-Sofie D. Ambeck on September 12, 2011 at 7:37 — No Comments
I am apparently not a very prolific writer, when it comes to a blog... It's been since May of 2009 that I've written anything. In the mean time, I've rented a studio space to work in, & I've been producing much more intricate & involve pieces. It's been a very good two years... :-) Right now I'm working on a new piece. It is conceptual in nature. A pyramid,covered with hammered copper sheeting. There is a lense in one side, for viewing the interior. I will be posting once it's…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Beronich Sheets on September 9, 2011 at 21:00 — No Comments
Friends -- I'm trying out a new marketing strategy. Since my books use long texts, I thought of serializing them on my blog . The idea is to use the texts to attract people to my website where, since I don't sell my books but give them away, the reader of the text might want to download a graphic version. Or look at the…Continue
Added by Charles Brownson on September 9, 2011 at 16:34 — No Comments
Here at the Atlanta Institute of Art-Decatur, we're planning a book
arts show for Spring 2012. I've included the proposal below. this will describe the show, "Wall Bound" and its concept.
Because the gallery at our campus is relatively new, we have not yet accumulated the kinds of vitrines and pedestals we need for a show of artist books...unless we hang them from the wall. This realization has inspired a show that asks for works that can be easily mounted on our …
Added by Alicia Griswold on September 8, 2011 at 23:38 — No Comments
I have just been going through the complete conference program for Impact 7 and there is a hell of a lot of presentations and content about artists' books, letterpress and the book arts. It will be worth attending...
Added by Robert Heather on September 7, 2011 at 12:46 — No Comments
Added by Carole P. Kunstadt on September 1, 2011 at 14:25 — No Comments