Course Documents

Syllabi
Schedule
Research
Glossary
Types of Bind
Book Diagram

Delicious

Book Resources

Center for Book Arts
My Handbound Books (blog)
BookArts
BibliOdyssey

Materials

Hollander's
Epson paper online
John Neal Bookseller
Southern Photo
Hiromi Paper

Project 1: The Transformed Book

Project Sheet

Reading: The New Art of Making Books by Ulises Carrion

Links

The Book Transformed
International Society of
the Altered Book

Tom Phillip's Humument
A humument:
A Treated Victorian Novel, 1973 by William Gass

Quarterly conversation

Project 2: The Book as Object

Project Sheet

Reading: When the Book is not a Book by Thomas Volger

Links

Brian Dettmer's Book Autopsies
Janet Zweig

Links

Binding Tutorials

Case Binding by Brian Sawyer
Case Binding
Perfect binding
Coptic binding
Stab stitch binding
pamphlet stitch
Pamphlet Binding (no pictures)
Double Bind
Clamshell Box
Secret Fold
Chopstick Binds Chinese Book Binding
Early Binding Models
Accordian Bind
Flag book
Tunnel Book

Artist and Inspiration

Burrough's cut-up
and fold-in methods

Kuler
Flying Fish Press
Circle Press
Perishable Press (Walter Hamady)
Elizabeth Harrington's Art of Fugue
Kelmscott Press
cut-up text: Open Wound 1.0
Lawrence Weiner on Wikipedia
Weiner retrospective
Art & Language on Wikipedia
Art & Language at the Lisson Gallery
John Gall
Chip Kidd
Lois Morrison
Dario Robleto gallery site
Dario Robleto interview

Project 3: The Book as Mutliple

Project Sheet

Reading: Benjamin “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction”

Links

Aspen Magazines on UBU
About Aspen
Ed Rusha
Artist Multiple Books on Wikipedia

Project 4: the Nature of the Book

Project Sheet

The Library of Babel

Links

Xu bing
Buzz Spector
Borges: Garden of Forking Paths
Reading: Johanna Drucker’s The Artist’s book as Idea and Form
note do not click away from page
Books
and
Images
Fall
2010
Office hours
T-Th 4:30-5:30
Gatewood 230
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