Artists’ Book Competition : 2013-2014

The 2013-2014 panel of jurors:

  • Andrew DeCaen, Colelge of Visual Arts and Design, UNT
  • Morgan Gieringer, Head of Special Collections, UNT
  • Anne Schoolfield, President, Friends of UNT Libraries

Artist: Adam Rowlett

Artist Statement" "[Heavens is] a short illustrated narrative employing geometric abstractions."

FInd it in the UNT Catalog.

Artist's page 

Cover of Heavens.
Volume open to abstract images on pages, text on recto "is far too long".
Volume is open to pages with abstract illustration, text on recto "but that matters not!"
Volume open to pages with abstract illustration, text on recto "I like to think".
Volume open to abstract illustration on pages, text on recto "to find the way back".

Artist: Yuji Hiratsuka

The volume contains color images printed from etched copper plates. It is housed in a pictorial sleeve with an etched copper plate applied in the center.

This was a faculty entry and was an additional purchase for the 2013-2014 competition.

Find it in the UNT Catalog.

Artist's Oregon State University faculy page.

Pictorial sleeve with etched copper plate and accordion book.
Close up of pictorial sleeve with copper plate and first folds of accordion book.
Folded accordion text slightly nested in pictorial sleeve with copper plate.