Artwords & Bookworks. Judith A. Hoffberg, Joan Hugo.

Artwords & Bookworks

The catalog for “An International Exhibition of Recent Artists’ Books and Ephemera,” a traveling exhibit at Artists’ Space NY, Herron School of Art (Indianapolis) and New Orleans Contemporary Art Center (all 1978), co-curated by Judith A. Hoffberg and Joan Hugo. Includes a brief definition and history of mail art by Mike Crane in the form of a list/chronology; a select bibliography of artists’ books and catalogs; a supplier list for artists’ books; plus a check list of artists, organizations and titles including Art-Rite, Agnes Denes, Don Celender, Vito Acconci, Marcia Hafif, Printed Matter, Intermedia, Bern Porter, Jenny Holzer, Carolee Schneeman and many, many more. A great resource and relatively early artists’ book catalog and exhibit. Item #1094.

Condition: Very Good-, toning to newsprint pages with some notes in pencil, checkmarks throughout in pencil and pen next to artist names; light dogears to cover corners; soft wrinkling/creasing along spine with some interior pages near spine showing creasing from printing.

Exhibition Catalog
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art
8.5" x 11”
44 pages
Newsprint with newsprint covers
Los Angeles: 1978

Price: $95.00