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ARTIST BOOKS

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Elizabeth Sheehan

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FINE ART AND BOOKMAKING

Artist books are a unique intersection between the worlds of fine art and bookmaking. They can be almost anything, from altered books to fine bindings, large sculptural objects to miniature books, scrolls to codices, and so much more.

To me, every aspect of an artist book should be well considered and the book thought of as an art object. The binding should enhance viewers’ experience as they explore the content and ideas within the book. An artist book should ideally have a reason to be ...

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