The Book as Art: Artists' Books from the National Museum of Women in the Arts
11 x 8.5 x 11 inches
Artists' books have emerged over the last thirty years as one of the most engaging contemporary art forms, addressing subjects from poetry to politics, incorporating a full spectrum of artistic media and bookmaking methods, and taking every conceivable form. This publication presents more than one hundred artists' books taken from the collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts. These exquisitely crafted objects are certain to provoke unexpected and surprising conclusions about what constitutes a book.