Saturday, April 14, 2012


Krystyna Wasserman
Princeton Architectural Press, 2007, 2011

This book showcases more than one hundred of the finest artists' books culled from the collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts

Claire Van Vliet

Circulus Sapientiae (Circle of wisdom), 2001

Pulp painting on handmade paper, CD

5.5 x 12 in. / Edition of 120

Allison Cooke Brown

Teatimes, 2005

teabags, sepia ink, silk-covered box w/paper lining,
bone clasp

Pamela Spitzmueller

British Museum Memoir, 1997

small-grid graph paper, color pencil

ink, copper sheet and copper wire

Lois Morrison

Endangered Species, 1999

cloth over board, color-copied drawings,
gocco prints, paper, color pen

Emily Martin

Eight Slices of Pie, 2002

inkjet on paper, aluminum and plastic pie pan

Mary Bennett

German Egypt, 2002

altered book

Meret Oppenheim

Caroline, 1985

letterpress, colored etchings, embossing

Mirella Bentivoglio

Litolattine, 1998

iron, tin cans, caps

Karen Kunc

Small Gifts, 2004

text from Finnish folk song
color etchings and aquatints on handmade paper, letterpress

Genie Shenk

Dreams: 2005

I went to sleep, where did I go?

(not in this book, but irresistible)

Emily Martin, Lois Morrison, Allison Cooke Brown, Claire Van Vliet, Pamela Spitzmueller, Krystyna Wasserman, Karen Kunc, Mirella Bentivoglio, Meret Oppenheim, Mary Benett, Genie Shenk,