bound : unbound
‘I knew when I had looked for a long time that I had hardly began to see.’
The members of the collective bound : unbound make artist books. These books reflect the diverse practices of each artist – printmaking, painting, lettering, installation and textiles.
Originally known as the Artist Book Group, the collective has chosen to refresh their image as bound : unbound to reflect the formal and less formal nature of their book works. The group meets regularly to discuss the scope of the artist book, and to plan exhibitions, collaborations and commissions.
The artists in the Bound : Unbound collective were delighted to be invited to take part in the exhibition 'Beyond the Page' curated by Sarah Stewart of Craigard Gallery, based in Scotland's National Book Town. The exhibition opened on Saturday 23rd September and runs...read more
How to commission an artist book
An artist book makes a personal present and is a great way to mark a special occasion, birthday or anniversary. It can be an affordable way of acquiring a piece of work from an artist whose work you admire. A limited edition artist book could be a unique gift for employees or clients, and unlike framed works of art, artist books are easy to post within the UK and abroad.