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Print Concepts


Print Concepts
Various ideas behind artists’ publications

Really Free School – 8 March 2011 – 5pm
The Hand and Racquet – 48 Whitcomb Street London WC2H 7HA [map]

The session will be a short introduction to artists’ publications with Ed Ruscha’s books as a starting point (though Dada magazines will be mention too). Examples of books and concepts will be presented. Following forms will be introduced: book-object, book-device, time/process notation, polemic tool and others. Information about projects related to artist’s publications in London will be given.

Following artists and their work will be discussed: Tristan Tzara, Isidore Isou, Alain SatiĂŠ, Ed Ruscha, Jenny Holzer and others.