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Book Arts: Major Works by Leading Artists (Masters)

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This collection in the popular Masters series, chosen and introduced by one of the world's top curators, offers field-defining work from 43 master book artists. The selections demonstrate conceptual, aesthetic, and technical excellence, as well as incredible beauty. Brief comments from the artists about their work, careers, and philosophies accompany the stunning images of their most innovative and technically accomplished book art achievements.

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This volume showcases the limitless possibilities of books as an art medium. Top cutting edge artists in book crafting are profiled alongside beautiful color photographs of their best works. The artists were chosen based on their unique approaches to book making thus demonstrating the scope of the medium. Artists featured include Hedi Kyle, Julie Chen, Margaret Couch Cogswell, Elsi Vassdal Ellis, among others. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This collection in the popular Masters series, chosen and introduced by one of the world's top curators, offers field-defining work from 43 master book artists. The selections demonstrate conceptual, aesthetic, and technical excellence, as well as incredible beauty. Brief comments from the artists about their work, careers, and philosophies accompany the stunning images of their most innovative and technically accomplished book art achievements.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600594977
Author:
Lark Books
Publisher:
Lark Books (NC)
Author:
Wallace, Eileen
Subject:
Bookbinding
Subject:
Art - General
Subject:
STUDY NOTES - SparkNotes
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Masters
Publication Date:
20110431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
330
Dimensions:
8 x 9 in

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"Synopsis" by , This collection in the popular Masters series, chosen and introduced by one of the world's top curators, offers field-defining work from 43 master book artists. The selections demonstrate conceptual, aesthetic, and technical excellence, as well as incredible beauty. Brief comments from the artists about their work, careers, and philosophies accompany the stunning images of their most innovative and technically accomplished book art achievements.

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