Book Arts

Books of All Stripes

Monash University, Melbourne     State Library of Victoria La Trobe Reading room      State Library of Victoria

In the run up to Impact Multi-disciplinary Printmaking Conference at Monash University, the State Library of Victoria has organised Fine impressions: printmaking and artists’ books in Melbourne 1999–2010 a showcase of beautiful limited-edition books by 20 Melbourne artists and printmakers.

The exhibition is on display until – Thursday 16 February 2012

One of the associated free public talks was:

Books of all stripes: artists’ publishing in the 21st century
State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Monday 26th September 2011, 18:00-19:00pm

Sarah Bodman presents contemporary works from Europe and further afield, reflecting the variety of 21st-century book arts – from beautiful, traditional printed works to online publishing projects, altered books, performance books and video books.

Download a pdf of notes with information on the artists and links to their websites
Download A pdf of the slideshow