Artist's Book Yearbook: 2012-2013

Published September 2011 by Impact Press
ISBN 978-1-906501-06-8

Over 600 artist's book listings from 207 national and international artists. Reference listings of: collections, libraries, archives, bookshops, galleries, centres, design print & bind, publishers, dealers, presses, studios, competitions, fairs, festivals and exhibitions, journals, reference books, organisations, societies, websites, academic projects, touring programmes and courses.

Essays include

John Bently on books and community; Earle D. Swope's extraordinary account of how he came to be a book artist; an update on the work of the collaborative artists' AMBruno a study by Eileen O'Keefe of Sarah Jacobs' thoroughly absorbing - Drawn from the Inventory: the Notebooks of Elisabeth Faulhaber ; Jackie Batey celebrates the 10th issue of Future Fantasteek! ; Lawrence Upton has written on his extensive art collaboration with Guy Begbie ; Davy & Kristin McGuire explain their beautiful performance piece The Icebook ; Nicola Dale looks at the artistic potential of book destruction, and Radoslaw Nowakowski asks: Is a hypertext (artist's) book possible? Linda Newington explores the book works of SALT + SHAW ; Paulo Silveira reflects on the start of his recent academic project: The University and the Artist's Book, and Reinhard Grüner shows us some of the very special presentation copies of artists' books in his collection.

Artists' pages by

Amir Brito Cadôr, Eric Doeringer , Lara Durback, the Idaho Book Artist's Guild, Susan Johanknecht, Paul Laidler, SALT + SHAW, Clare Thornton and Maria White. Cover design by Tom Sowden .

254pp, 21 x 29.7 cm, paperback.

£15 per copy (P&P inclusive in the price) UK

£16 per copy (P&P inclusive in the price) Worldwide