"Over the last ten years this book has become the definitive text in an emergent field: teachers, librarians, students, artists, and readers turn to the expertise contained on these pages every day."
The Book As Art by Krystyna Wasserman; Audrey Niffenegger (Text by); Johanna Drucker (Text by)
Publication Date: 2006-10-12
Artists' books have emerged over the last 25 years as the quintessential contemporary art form, addressing subjects as diverse as poetry and politics, incorporating a full spectrum of artistic media and bookmaking methods, and taking every conceivable form. The exquisitely crafted objects in The Book as Art are sure to provoke unexpected and surprising conclusions about what constitutes a book. The Book as Art accompanies the exhibition of the same name at the Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C., beginning in October 2006.
Freedom of the Presses by Xu Bing et al.
Publication Date: 2019-01-22
The artist's book as activist tactic: a toolkit. Freedom of the Presses is at once a textbook and a toolbox for using artists' books and creative publications to further community engagement and social justice projects.