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Artists' Books and Supporting Resources: Other Collections & Organizations

AT lanta 1945+50, by Shinro Ohtake

Page spread with colorful collage and a small, detached booklet.

Double Caution Totem, by Lewis Koch

Open accordion fold book with black-and-white photos.

Resources

The Directory of Artists' Books Collections
A comprehensive directory of artists' book collections in libraries and other institutions. With links to their web sites and supporting research materials.

College Book Art Association
"The College Book Art Association is a non-profit organization fundamentally committed to the teaching of book arts at the college and university level, while supporting such education at all levels, concerned with both the practice and the analysis of the medium. It welcomes as members everyone involved in such teaching and all others who have similar goals and interests. The association aims to engage in a continuing reappraisal of the nature and meaning of the teaching of book arts."

The following lists include selected teaching centers, workshops / presses, and artists' book vendors.

Book arts centers and organizations in North Carolina

Triangle Book Arts Group meets at UNC-Chapel Hill

BookWorks in Asheville, NC

John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, NC

The Penland School of Crafts in Penland, NC

Book arts centers and organizations outside NC

Guild of Book Workers, national

Center for Book Arts in New York City

Printed Matter in New York City

Booklyn Artists Alliance in Brooklyn, NY

Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY

Women's Studio Workshop in Rosendale, NY

Minnesota Center for Book Arts in Minneapolis, MN

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center in Silver Spring, MD

San Francisco Center for the Book in San Francisco, CA

Jaffe Center for Book Arts at Florida Atlantic University

Vamp and Tramp Booksellers in Birmingham, AL

Institutions Offering Graduate Studies in Book Arts

Columbia College Chicago - Center for Book and Paper Arts in Chicago, IL

University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL

University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA

University of Iowa Center for the Book in Iowa City, IA

Visual Studies Workshop in Rosendale, NY

Mills College in Oakland, CA

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