8th Artist’s Books Triennial Vilnius: Venice 2019

8th Artist’s Books Triennial Vilnius: Venice 2019

With the SG gallery, Venice, currently showing The 8th International Artist’s Book Triennial, Vilnius 2018 (an event that for over twenty years has now included 1,610 artists from ninety-three countries who have submitted more than 3,000 artists’ books), Déirdre Kelly introduces the Artists’ Book Course at the city’s Scuola Internazionale di Grafica (home of SG gallery), and sheds light on the importance of Venice as a city of bookmaking and collecting.

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Art North & Artists' Books

Art North & Artists' Books

Our first issue of Art North magazine, due to appear this spring, will launch with what will be a regular section of the magazine dedicated to artists’ books. The brief history of the format below offers an opportunity to introduce Déirdre Kelly, our 'Contributing Editor (Artist’s Books)'. In Issue no.1, she will be sifting through her archives from The Hardware Gallery where, during the late-1980s and 1990s, she was the gallery's Director. Hardware Gallery is still fondly remembered for the support it offered to an incredible number of artists, many of whom…

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