I am delighted to have 3 books on display with DAD at this event. 2 new books have been completed especially for this exciting artist book event:
Spel för åtta / game for 8 is an 8 page mini A7 format book designed for the forthcoming Ritual Biennial in Philadelphia USA, comprising a single sheet collaged and folded into book format, inspired by my old vinyl recordings of music by Karl-Birger Blomdahl.
La Montagne is a multi-page concertina collaged A6 book considering/exploring mountain ideas, shapes and forms, including ‘onze gouden berg’ & ‘J’ai vu’.
ALL INKED UP
Kent’s International Artist Book and Print Event
Friday 13 October- Thusday 9 November 2017
Location: Herbert Read Gallery, UCA Canterbury Time: 10:30 am- 18:00 pm
All Inked Up is an International Artist Book and Print Event spread over two venues, UCA, Canterbury and The Brewery Tap, Folkestone, comprising of an Artist Book and Print Fair, Symposium, Workshops and a final Exhibition of four internationally acclaimed artists at The Herbert Read Gallery UCA, Canterbury.
The event will build the audiences awareness of the Artist book as a primary medium and method in artistic practice to introducing the broad possibilities that the book format covers, from Illustrative narrative to sculptural forms through to digital, audio/video and performance work.
The Event will feature over 30 Internationally recognised Book Arts from Spain, South Korea, Japan, Holland, Germany, Portugal, Ireland as well as the U.K; the work of Staff and Students from European Universities, Spain, Norway, Ireland, Scotland and England as well as local Artistic community in the South East, Resort Studio, Open School East, Intra, DBA Print studios and Folkestone’s Creative Quarter.
You will have the opportunity to talk directly to the Artists about their work, ideas and how and why they use their methods of production.