Tag Archives for artists’ books

Voyage boxed: sea journeys, island hopping & trans-oceanic concepts

Our new display at ECA Library features Voyage boxed: sea journeys, island hopping & trans-oceanic concepts, curated by Imi Maufe and Rona Rangsch, Künstlerhaus Dortmund, c.2014. This beautiful Artists’ Book consists of a collection of art works and an exhibition … Continue reading

20. February 2020 by jfurnes1
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Fiona Tan display at ECA Library

6th January – 26th January 2020: Our first display of 2020 featured bookworks in the Bookworks Vox Populi series by Indonesian-born, Amsterdam-domiciled artist Fiona Tan.

17. December 2019 by jfurnes1
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Various small books: exploring the works of Ed Ruscha

Our last display of 2019 in ECA Library, Evolution House, (West Port EH1), examined the work and influence of Edward Ruscha. We selected artist’s books by Ruscha and books from the lending collection which complement these.    

20. November 2019 by jfurnes1
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Stichill Marigold Press exhibition at ECA Library

Our last exhibition at ECA Library featured artist’s books and poetry pamphlets from the Stichill Marigold Press, and closed on Sunday 3rd November. Artist, illustrator, poet and award-winning publisher Leonard McDermid founded Stichill Marigold Press in 1990. Under this imprint … Continue reading

29. August 2019 by jfurnes1
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Zines and artists’ books at ECA Library

We love it when our talented students donate their top quality zines or artist’s books to the Library! Here are 3 fantastic examples by illustration students Sarah Sheard and Lesley Imgart:  

28. August 2019 by jfurnes1
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New display at ECA Library: Artstories

Monday, July 8th, 2019: Our new display Artstories, at ECA Library, Evolution House, features hand-made artists’ books and altered books, guest curated by Dr Pamela Harris Lawton, who holds a Fulbright Scotland Visiting Professorship. Artstories UK is a research project … Continue reading

08. July 2019 by jfurnes1
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Entropie Books display at ECA Library

We are very pleased to announce the opening of our new display, of beautiful bookworks by Entropie Books, at ECA Library, Evolution House, West Port. Curated by Barbara A. Morton, this display of artists’ books and fine bindings explores ways … Continue reading

29. April 2019 by jfurnes1
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ECA BOOKMARKS SHOWCASE

BOOKMARKS is an artists’ book and zine fair that focusses on artists’ books in education. It is in its fifth year and is run jointly at ECA by the School of Art and the School of Design. It offers students, … Continue reading

21. March 2019 by jfurnes1
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Bookmarks 2019

  ECA Old Fire Station, Lauriston Place, will be the venue for the 5th annual Bookmarks Bookfair, on Wednesday 20th March 2019, from 11.00am to 7.00pm. For more info see https://www.eca.ed.ac.uk/event/bookmarks Bookmarks is a great opportunity to meet makers and … Continue reading

19. February 2019 by jfurnes1
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Pausing Place: Thomas A. Clark display at ECA Library

January 2019: We are delighted to announce that our new library display features works by Thomas A. Clark, and has been curated by Laurie Clark and Thomas A. Clark, of Cairn Gallery and Moschatel Press. The display opened at ECA Library, Evolution House, West Port, on … Continue reading

08. January 2019 by jfurnes1
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