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This is my first show to focus primarily on artist's books. They are one-of-a-kind concertina books which open vertically to reveal the Tall Tales which give the exhibition its name.
Exhibition launch: 6 - 8 pm, Thursday, 13 June…Continue
CON-TEXT = 33 nordic artists with a shared passion for artists' books.
The group has worked and exhibited together before. This time they focus on "HOME" - investigating the physical…
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Last call for entries! Artist’s Book Yearbook 2014 - 2015
Artist’s Book Yearbook 2014 - 2015
The next issue of the Artist’s Book Yearbook (ABYB) will be published September 2013 by Impact Press.
For the forthcoming issue we invite artists, presses, publishers, collectors, libraries, educational organisations, centres, fair organisers, studios, galleries, etc. to send us their information for inclusion.
Artists may also list up to 3 books with (b&w)…Continue
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Dear Friends and Colleagues of Red Trillium Press,
I’m returning to…Continue
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Bribie Island Museum is holding its first artist book exhibition and is calling for entries of up to 6 books. There is no restriction on when the books were made. The exhibition will be opened on October 6 and a series of workshops will be held during the months of October and November. If you are interested in exhibiting, please contact Leonie Meyer at firstname.lastname@example.org for all the details.
The Al-Mutanabbi Street Coalition is seeking an additional 12 artists' book makers for its project, An Inventory of Al-Mutanabbi Street. We are seeking the very best people that we can find who will provide us with artists' book responses to the 2007 car bombing of al-Mutanabbi Street in Baghdad. We have an extensive exhibition schedule that will start in 2013, one that includes the U.S., the UK., Europe, Australia, and Cairo, Egypt. This call will run from July 1st - July 30th, 2012. We…Continue
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Update posted on the Artspace Mackay website http://www.artspacemackay.com.au/whats_on/news/2012_focus_on_artists_books_vi_news
The Library of Lost Books - Call for Artists/Printmakers
The Library of Lost Books is an ongoing project to rescue old, discarded and damaged books, donated by the Library of Birmingham (UK) , and to re-work them, breathing new life into them through the interactions and interventions of
contemporary artists and printmakers. As many of the books date from the mid to late 1800s it is an opportunity for artists to work with books, manuscripts, papers, typefaces and…Continue
Added by Sarah Bodman on December 10, 2011 at 3:00 — No Comments
Want a free funny e-book about California's flaky upper crust? Book artist David Drum of Burning Books Press is giving away copies of his humorous novel, Introducing the Richest Family in America, for a limited time. Here is the link to check these people out:
Added by David Drum on November 4, 2011 at 8:55 — No Comments
An Inventory Of Al-Mutanabbi Street - A Call To Book Artists - From Beau Beausoleil
Help us reach 200 artists by 1st September 2011!
On March 5th 2007, a car bomb was exploded on al-Mutanabbi Street in Baghdad. Al-Mutanabbi Street is in a mixed Shia-Sunni area. More than 30 people were killed and more than 100 were wounded. Al-Mutanabbi Street, the…Continue
Added by Charles Brownson on April 14, 2011 at 1:57 — No Comments
Another book related post on my ArtSmartTalk blog - this time about the Shahnama, the ancient Persian epic bristling with brave Kings, heroic deeds, fierce demons, and mythic battles. The focus is on a show in New York at the Asia Society, where an edition from the 14th century is on display - recently unbound, conserved, and shown as a whole in the U.S. for the first time. The marvels of Persian illustration are on full display - magnificent craftsmanship, tiny delicate renderings of…Continue
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Publisher/Editor Peter Verheyen says: "In the 7 years of this publication since fall of 2004, readership as measured by downloads has grown exponentially so that we can easily (and…Continue
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Book artist David Drum of Burning Books Press, Los Angeles, has published a funny novel entitled INTRODUCING THE RICHEST FAMILY IN AMERICA. The book's cover was designed by Karrie Ross, but Drum designed the interior pages and the white cutouts on the front cover. This is the first mass-produced book by Burning Books Press which has produced a line of limited edition artists books since 1984. Check out .… Continue
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The next few months are going to be very exciting at Hand Held with an fantastic calendar of exhibitions lined up , many of them book arts exhibitions by Melbourne based as well as interstate artists.
Book Power! Artist Books Addressing Our Social, Political or Environmental World
June 3-26, 2010
23 Sandy Gallery
THEME – Book Power is seeking artist books addressing the social, political or environmental issues of our times. Can an artist book be a vehicle to shed light…Continue
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