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  • Collection: UWM Book Arts

Ten Artists: Ten Years

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"A commemorative folio of graphics to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the School of Fine Arts, 1963-1973"--Case cover.;

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Paszport : Polska Rzeczpospolita Ludowa

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"Paszport presents and re-presents Beata Wehr's nomadic life, encapsulating and juxtaposing her travels in time and distance. A presumably unchanging fingerprint is background and foreground to a stamp that shouts 'Alien' and a series of photographs…

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Washington's Dilemma ; Sackcloth & Butternut, 1775-8

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Illustrations of soldiers' uniforms accompanied by letters George Washington wrote during the war years.

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Fatherland

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Written in the voice of a woman dead for 7 years. Fatherland is an artist's book about funerary rites in Taiwan which continue to change in modern day Taiwan.

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A Weak Sense of Direction

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"A Weak Sense of Direction is an abstract exploration of the journey of traveling by bicycle. There exist several similarities in riding a bike and experiencing art in a book format. While both can be experienced in a distinctly linear manner, one…

Sylvæ

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In slipcase ; Bound in quarter leather over bare wooden boards, lapped case binding ; White leather spine with tooled title lettering in gold

The Wandering Book Artists' Collaborative Broadsides

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13 broadsides by various artists, along with a pamphlet by Peter and Donna Thomas

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The Alder

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A homage to poet and book artist William Everson

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Dědictvi

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Produced in Spring 2003 while Barbara Tetenbaum was a Fulbright lecturer in the Czech Republic

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Extracts II

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"Extracts II, a unique book, consist of collages made from an assortment of found objects from the artist's collection of ephemera, assembled and sewn by machine. The concertina construction is made of unknown handmade paper from India"--Colophon.

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