artist's books

Sixth CODEX Biennial International Book Fair & Symposium

The 6th Biennial CODEX Book Fair and Symposium will take place February 5-8, 2017, at the Craneway Pavillion, in Richmond, California. 

For information, please visit www.codexfoundation.org 

Digital is dead! At least for one week this coming February. Over 200 of the world’s most accomplished book artists, private presses, and fine art publishers will exhibit their work from 25 countries from as far away as China, Russia and Australia.

"Warhol by the Book" at the Williams College Museum of Art

Williamstown, MA—The first US exhibition to concentrate on Andy Warhol’s book work, Warhol by the Book, opens at the Williams College Museum of Art (WCMA) March 7 and will be on view through August 16, 2015. Creating books was a vital part of Warhol’s career. From his student days in the 1940s to his death in 1987, Warhol experimented wildly with form and content, turning traditional notions of media and authorship on their heads.

Three New Exhibitions Showcase Diversity of Beinecke Library’s Collections

New Haven, Conn.—Three exhibitions opening Jan. 16 at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Yale University highlight the diversity and richness of the library’s collections, exploring Yale's remarkable collection of pre-modern Japanese manuscripts, the underground art scene in 1980s East Germany, and the integration of American theatrical productions.  

Jody Williams’ Books, Prints, & Collages On Exhibit in MN

(Minneapolis, MN) - Form+Content Gallery presents Starting from Nothing, an exhibition of artist’s books, prints, and collages by Jody Williams. Jody Williams has been taking photographs of nothing, or next to nothing, for decades. Until several years ago she hadn't realized that many of her photographs were images without subjects: no objects, creatures, or focal points, just simple horizon lines where rocks, sand, grass, water, and sky meet each other.

Book Objects and Artist’s Books by Werner Pfeiffer at Vassar College

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY—Vassar will mark the 75th birthday year of Red Hook resident and multi-media artist Werner Pfeiffer with the exhibition “Reexamining Books: Book Objects and Artist’s Books by Werner Pfeiffer,” which will appear across campus in three locations—The Main Library (Thompson), the Art Library in Taylor Hall, and the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center— from Thursday, September 6, through Saturday, December 15.