artist books

Post image for In Mexico City, an Indie Library Builds a Community Around Art Books

MEXICO CITY — Aeromoto, a small public library founded at the beginning of 2015 in the Juárez neighborhood, evolved gradually and continues to mature as a cohesive and challenging project.

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DETROIT — I’m an inveterate lover of books, so you never have to bother arguing with me about the continued relevance of print as a medium.

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Post image for Looking Back at 10 Years of Art Made from Printed Books

Donna Seager’s book collection doesn’t look like most people’s.

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Post image for 7 Artists, 25 Pages Each, 1 Half-Century Later: Revisiting the Xerox Book

In 1968, Seth Siegelaub and John Wendler published the first edition of the so-called “Xerox Book.” The untitled publication, which was conceived as an exhibition in itself — and is currently the subject of a show at Paula Cooper Gallery — is now considered a seminal artist book.

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Post image for Favorites for Every Taste from the Bushwick Art Book and Zine Fair

Whether you’re interested in limited edition screenprints, Xerox zines, or full color photo books, there is something for everyone at Blonde Art Books’s Bushwick Art Book and Zine Fair this weekend.

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CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — The Art Books of Henri Matisse at Charlotte’s Bechtler Museum of Modern Art is a travelling exhibition with a new twist.

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Post image for A Portal to Unite the Smithsonian Libraries Artists’ Books Collection

This month the Smithsonian Libraries Artists’ Books Collection launched an online platform that unifies artists’ books from across several Smithsonian collections.

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Post image for A Talk With Christopher Kardambikis, Artist’s Book Enthusiast

Every great museum has at least a few vitrines dedicated to the remarkable object that is the artist’s book.

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A Bookmobile Becomes a Book

by Alicia Eler on February 18, 2014

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Remember the thrill of finding the library bookmobile as a kid? I do.

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Post image for Your Handy Guide to the 2014 LA Art Book Fair

LOS ANGELES — Shannon Michael Cane knows he has big shoes to fill as the new director and curator of the highly anticipated second edition of the Los Angeles Art Book Fair (LAABF). “Taking over the fair from someone like [artist and curator] AA Bronson, who is a mentor to me, is a lot of pressure to see what you can do to improve it,” Cane told Hyperallergic.

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