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Books by Artists

Arcadia id est

Accompanying the ‘Arcadia id est: artists’ books, nature and the landscape’ touring exhibition 2005-2007

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Books by Artists

A Tale of Two Cities

Accompanying the two venue exhibition of artists’ books by 20 artists based in New York and Bristol in 2001

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Books by Artists

Books by Artists

A survey exhibition catalogue of British artists’ books (111 artists) September 1999

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Arcadia id est: artists’ books, nature and the landscape

ISBN 0 9543810 5 X

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A small, 4-colour, folding publication to accompany the touring exhibition 2005-2007.

Essays included

On site-specificity and storytelling by Patrick Eyres (editor of the New Arcadian Journal and Senior Lecturer in Theoretical Studies at the Bradford School of Art) and In Pursuit of the Arcadian Dream by Sarah Bodman.

24pp, we have limited copies left which we will send free (1 copy per person please) if you would like a copy, contact

Sarah.Bodman@uwe.ac.uk  

A Tale of Two Cities


A Tale of Two Cities

A Tale of Two Cities

(ISBN 10) 0-9536076-6-6
(ISBN 13) 978-0-9536076-6-2

‘A Tale of Two Cities’ free download  

Off Centre Gallery, Bristol and Center for Book Arts, New York

A two venue exhibition of artists’ books by 20 artists based in New York and Bristol in 2001. This exhibition is jointly curated by Sarah Bodman (Centre for Fine Print Research, UWE) in Bristol and Miriam Schaer/ Maddy Rosenberg (Center for Book Arts) in New York.

Bristol

Andrew Atkinson, Carinna Parraman, Paul Laidler/Helen Smith, Andrew Eason Eilis Kirby, Stephen Hoskins, Guy Begbie, Sarah Bodman, Annabel Other /Bristol Art Library, Tim Staples

New York

Lise Poirier, Susan Rostow, Mary Ting, Robbin Ami Silverberg, Doug Beube, Esther K. Smith & Dikko Faust (Purgatory Pie Press),Soraya Marcano, Stephanie Brody Lederman, Maddy Rosenberg, Miriam Schaer.


Books by Artists

(ISBN 10) 0-9536076-0-7
(ISBN 13) 978-0-9536076-0-0

Survey exhibition catalogue of British artists’ books (111 artists) September 1999

An AHRB supported survey exhibition of over 100 British artists’ books for Impact Conference 1999. The project examined the development of the artist’s book in Britain in relation to new print technologies from 1989-1999.

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The above download contains text only essays on contemporary book arts from the catalogue by: Deirdre Kelly – Hardware Gallery, Chris Taylor – Leeds University, Dr Stephen Bury – British Library, Meg Duff – Tate Britain, Sarah Bodman, Iain Biggs and Carinna Parraman of UWE, Bristol. Artists’ contributions also include Colin Sackett and Book Works.

If your library has an online journal subscription, you can download a PDF article on the exhibition Books by Artists by Sarah Bodman from The Art Book Volume 7 Issue 2 Page 25 – March 2000. Follow The Art Book links to the issue at: www.blackwell-synergy.com 

A copy of the short report on Books by Artists written by Sarah Bodman for the AHRB newsletter Arcady No.1 September 1999, can also be downloaded from www.ahrb.ac.uk/news/arcady.asp

Printed hardcopy

llustrated in black and white throughout, with participating artists’ details, 60pp. For availability and ordering contact:

Sarah.Bodman@uwe.ac.uk  

 

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