Job Posting: Art Metropole is looking for an Executive Director, Toronto

http://workinculture.ca/The-Job-Board/jobs/Executive-Director-%2882%29 Salary: $40,000 (Canadian) Responsibilities for the Executive Director position include: • Administer day-to-day operations and act as the public face of Art Metropole • Lead all grant writing and fundraising, including corporate sponsorship and donor relations • Work with the Board of Directors, and the staff in planning and implementing fundraising activities • Work […]

Books of the Heart

Pictured above are the current contents of the Crouch Fine Arts Library’s display at Baylor University Library in Waco, Texas. For the month of February 2014, a small but eclectic group of selections from the Baylor Artist Book Collection pertaining to *LOVE* in its varied manifestations engages viewers with themes as diverse as the playful […]

Artist Book Internship – Brooklyn, NY

Booklyn is an artist-run non-profit organization in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. We are currently reviewing applications for spring and summer internships.  The Artist Book Inventory Intern will work with Booklyn’s artwork inventory, documenting new works of art and keeping our online database of artists’ books up-to-date. Interns may also get involved with some of the following activities, […]

Call for Panelists deadline August 20th, CFP, e-courses galore!

Call for Panelists: The ARLIS/NA Affiliate Session at the College Art Association Conference in New York City seeks three panelists to participate on the following panel to be held at CAA 2013 (February 13-16, 2013, in New York City): 21st Century Artist’s Publications: self-published print-on-demand artist’s books, zines, mini-comics and photo books With the increased […]

Save the Date: Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference in NYC

Contemporary Artists’ Books Conference, September 30 – October 1, 2011 in conjunction with the Printed Matter New York Art Book Fair MoMA PS1, Long Island City, New York This dynamic, two-day program focuses on emerging practices and debates within art-book culture. This year’s sessions feature a keynote by artist Tauba Auerbach, and sessions on an array of topics, including: […]

Call for Papers: Artists’ Records in the Archives symposium

Artists’ Records in the Archives: A One Day Symposium – Call for Participation The archives of many institutions contain artists’ records—documents created by artists that often bear witness to the creative process, as evinced by sketches, doodles, and other notations. Artists’ records differ from other types of records due to their inherent connection to the […]

Booklyn Artist Alliance

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uns8_OYAL5I] Video: Video of Kurt Allerslev and Eliana Prez’s Buckfast Splendor Book I was first introduced to Booklyn when doing collection development work during a practicum at The Ohio State University’s Fine Arts Library.  They’re a really interesting collective where actual book artists will travel to libraries to discuss their work and the work of […]

Art House Co-Op Sketchbook Project 2011

If you haven’t checked out Art House Co-Op‘s sketchbook project, it’s definitely worth a look.  Artists submit sketchbooks to be exhibited around the country and then to be housed in a gallery called the Brooklyn Art Library.  Below is an example of one. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xk–ntG01o0]