What is Book Art?
Today many artists adapt the form and
materials of the book to communicate their content. There are traditional
letterpress books with beautiful typography, fine bookbindings, artists'
books, and sculptural bookworks.
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In 1990 we
organized Book Arts in the USA, an
exhibition of 51 works, showing a wide variety of styles and book
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introduction by the exhibit's curator. It gives an overview of what Book Art
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