Russell Maret and Notes of an Alphabetical Fetishist

https://fpba.com/blog/?p=748 As many of you know from reading this blog, Russell Maret has won this year’s Rome Prize in Design, an endowed residency awarded each year to fifteen emerging artists to ‘refine their artistic aptitudes’ while living at...

Grolier Conference on Books in Hard Times

New York’s Grolier Club sponsored a one-day conference September 22 on “Books in Hard Times.” It’s succinctly summarized on Philobiblos by Jeremy Dibbell. Among the zingers: Priscilla Juvellis said she’s working “twice as hard to...

FPBA participating in the 2009 Alcuin Wazgoose

The Fine Press Book Association will be participating in the 2009 Alcuin Wazgoose. If you’re in the Pacific Northwest and want to see the work of 18 presses, 4 book artists as well as demonstrations of bookbinding, the intaglio process, and silkscreening, mark...