Trip to Bellingham and the Whatcom Museum, Part two

There are as many ways to define Artist Books as there are people (artists, curators, collectors, critics, librarians, lovers of art…) involved in the Artist Book phenomenon.  Rules — there are probably a lot fewer rules than there are definitions because frankly, my dear, the artists don’t give a damn.  Sandra Kroupa, Book Arts &… Continue reading Trip to Bellingham and the Whatcom Museum, Part two

Trip to Bellingham and the Whatcom Museum, Part one

Last Sunday there was a break in the weather so Oola and I headed out in Mom’s Memorial Prius to a show we had wanted to see in the Whatcom Museum in Bellingham WA — a very important and, as it turns out, memorable show of Artist Books.  We also wanted to hear a talk… Continue reading Trip to Bellingham and the Whatcom Museum, Part one