Active Process : Artist's Books, Photographic and Contemporary / The 1987 Catalogue

Ranfft, Erich. Active Process : Artist's Books, Photographic and Contemporary / The 1987 Catalogue. Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery, 1987.

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Abstract (English)

This accordion-fold, double-book brings together a diverse selection of artists' books and related material dating from 1979: mechanically reproduced, limited edition and unique "multiples" produced by Canadian and American artists. In his introduction, Ranfft outlines various thematic concerns related to the production of artists' books, namely photography, autobiography, history, mass media and feminism. Biographical notes. Bibl. 4p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Ranfft, Erich (Artist); Ranfft, Erich (Author); Lawlor, Michael C. (Designer); Lawlor, Michael C. (Prefacer); Love, Karen (Prefacer)
Dossier: 353 - PRESENTATION HOUSE GALLERY (Vancouver)
Collation: [50] p. : 27 ill. ; 23 cm
ISBN: 0920293123
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery
Artists: April, Raymonde; Guilbert, Charles; Berger, Paul; Brace, Brad; Smith, Keith; Rosenthal, Barbara; Grant, Susan Kae; Bancroft, Marian Penner; Lessard, Martin; Gurney, Janice; Hassan, Jamelie; Leisen, Donna; Ramsden, Anne; Jolicoeur, Nicole; Schelle, Susan; Magor, Liz; Heinecken, Robert; Charlesworth, Sarah; Garnet, Eldon; Weber, John S.; Corman, Don; Thompson, Addison; Rutkovsky, Paul; Conde, Carol; Beveridge, Karl; Crawley, Judith Lermer; Northey, Jane; Lawlor, Michael Christopher
Critics / Curators / Historians: Ranfft, Erich
Art Organizations: Presentation House Gallery (Vancouver)
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by the Presentation House Gallery (Vancouver). Itinerary: 4 Jan. 1988 - 21 Jan. 1989, Maltwood Art Museum (Victoria), AKA Gallery (Saskatoon). Centre Eye Photography Gallery (Calgary), Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery (Halifax), Dazibao Photography Centre (Montréal), Toronto Photographers Workshop (Toronto).
Keywords: ARTIST'S BOOK
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 1988
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:28
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/18
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