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Library for the artist's book, Sydney Australia

Artists Books

Curator: Dianne Perry Vanderlip
Profiled artist: John Baldessari
Profiled artist: Robert Barry
Profiled artist: John Cage
Profiled artist: Philip Corner
Profiled artist: Peter Downsbrough
Profiled artist: Robert Filliou
Profiled artist: Richard Hamilton
Profiled artist: Dick Higgins
Profiled artist: David Hockney
Profiled artist: Nelson Howe
Profiled artist: Sol LeWitt
Profiled artist: Richard Nonas
Profiled artist: Tom Phillips
Profiled artist: Bern Porter
Profiled artist: Dieter Roth
Profiled artist: Edward Ruscha
Profiled artist: Daniel Spoerri
Profiled artist: Walasse Ting
Profiled artist: Keith Waldrop
Profiled artist: Lawrence Weiner
Profiled artist: Emmett Williams
Profiled artist: Jonathan Williams
Essay writer: Lynn Lester Hershman
Essay writer: John Perreault
Categories: Reference / Catalogue, Essays

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Reference no.:R/C/Van.D/73.00

Book title: Artists Books
Published by: Moore College of Art, Philadelphia PA
Year made: 1973
Place made: USA
Original: Yes
Dimensions: 130 x 180
Binder: commercial binding
Physical description: stapled booklet
Further information:
"This Exhibition attempts to survey the many different types of books made by artists from 1960 to the present [1973]. For the purpose of this Exhibition the definition of "book" is very flexible. If the artist conceived his work as a book, I have generally accepted his position." Dianne Perry Vanderlip (from the Foreword)
The exhibition showed at two venues:
Moore College of Art, Philadelphia PA
23 March – 20 April 1973

University Art Museum, Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley CA
16 January – 24 February 1974

The catalogue includes two essays:
"Slices of Silence, Parcels of Time: The book as a portable sculpture" by Lynn Lester Hershman.
"Some Thoughts on Books as Art" by John Perreault.

Curator: Dianne Perry Vanderlip
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Profiled artist: John Baldessari
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Profiled artist: Robert Barry
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Profiled artist: John Cage
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Profiled artist: Philip Corner
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Profiled artist: Peter Downsbrough
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Profiled artist: Robert Filliou
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Profiled artist: Richard Hamilton
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Profiled artist: Dick Higgins
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Profiled artist: David Hockney
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Profiled artist: Nelson Howe
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Profiled artist: Sol LeWitt
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Profiled artist: Richard Nonas
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Profiled artist: Tom Phillips
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Profiled artist: Bern Porter
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Profiled artist: Dieter Roth
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Profiled artist: Edward Ruscha
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Profiled artist: Daniel Spoerri
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Profiled artist: Walasse Ting
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Profiled artist: Keith Waldrop
()
Profiled artist: Lawrence Weiner
()
Profiled artist: Emmett Williams
()
Profiled artist: Jonathan Williams
()
Essay writer: Lynn Lester Hershman
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Essay writer: John Perreault
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