Tag Archives for artists’ books

Current display at ECA Library: Chris Ware’s Building Stories

              Chris Ware, is an American comic book artist and cartoonist, notable for his Acme Novelty Library series and the graphic novels Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth and Building Stories. Building Stories … Continue reading

11. July 2022 by jfurnes1
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Fruitmarket Artists’ Book Market weekend 14th – 15th May 2022

At ECA and A&A Libraries we are very excited about the forthcoming artists’ books and zines market at the Fruitmarket Gallery. This fantastic annual event returns on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th May at the Fruitmarket, 45 Market Street, Edinburgh. … Continue reading

09. May 2022 by jfurnes1
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Looking for advice on your research or study topic?

Did you know that you can arrange a 1-2-1 meeting with your Academic Support Librarian, to discuss your library research needs and questions? You can find 1-2-1 bookable slots on the Events channel of MyEd, or if none of the … Continue reading

10. March 2022 by jfurnes1
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Supporting research and teaching with Artists’ Books at ECA and CRC

“Artists’ books are ‘books or book-like objects’ over the final appearance of which an artist has had a high degree of control; where the book is intended as a work of art in itself.” – Stephen Bury.[1] ECA Library has … Continue reading

31. January 2022 by jfurnes1
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Explore the world of artists’ books at Nature Works

Right now at the Upright Gallery, there is a fantastic exhibition of artists’ books, which we thoroughly recommend you go and visit! Co-curated by Gallery owner Ian Farmer and book artist and print maker Susie Wilson, Nature Works, on the … Continue reading

14. December 2021 by jfurnes1
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Edinburgh Zine Fair 2021

If you are interested in all things Zine, you will be pleased to know that the Edinburgh Zine Fair 2021 takes place at the Drill Hall, Out of the Blue, 36 Dalmeny Street (just off Leith Walk) on Saturday 23rd … Continue reading

14. October 2021 by jfurnes1
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Fair Winds and Following Seas: a celebration of the work of Leonard McDermid

ECA Library is delighted to present a new exhibition at ECA Library, Evolution House, West Port. Opening on 12th October, Fair Winds and Following Seas, is co-curated by Barbara A Morton of Entropie Books, and ECA Librarian Jane Furness. Featuring … Continue reading

11. October 2021 by jfurnes1
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Online exhibitions and fairs launch the festive season!

Tuesday 1st December 2020: Today sees the launch online of the Visual Arts Scotland virtual exhibition, F L O W, their first online VAS Members’ winter show, running online throughout December 2020 and January 2021. Exhibitors include artist’s book makers … Continue reading

02. December 2020 by jfurnes1
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Online help with Artists’ Books

Are you looking for online guidance about our ECA Library Artists’ Books collection? We have a new subject guide to help: just go to https://edinburgh-uk.libguides.com/artistsbooks

01. September 2020 by jfurnes1
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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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