Monday, April 30, 2007

Artists' Books at the University of Wisconsin

This database is an illustrated, descriptive index to the Artists' Book Collection, located in the Kohler Art Library, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the US. The Artists' Book Collection comprises limited edition, one-of-a-kind, and offset books, representative of major book artists working during the part 30 years, including many who trained in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Art Department. Currently, the Artists' Book Collection contains over 800 titles. The database indexes approximately 760 of these titles, over 500 of which have one to four images to visually represent the structure and/or content of the book. The website also provides an overview of the collection, with lists of some of the book artists, book presses, book structures, bindings, mediums and techniques represented.
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