The CBBAG Online Gallery provides a new opportunity to see book arts exhibitions featuring work by CBBAG members. Members are invited to make proposals for exhibitions. If you are interested in proposing an exhibition for the Online Gallery, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
To be announced.
CBBAG has a number of exhibition catalogues available for purchase, including Bookbinding Materials and Techniques 1700-1920. Click here for the Marketplace for purchase information.
The CBBAG magazine Book Arts arts du livre Canada is published twice a year and features information on book arts related events, book artist profiles, book and exhibition reviews, technical articles, and historical essays.
Beginning 2020, our magazine became available primarily online with accompanying print editions. It is designed to inform members of events, exhibitions, workshops, and pertinent timely information.
The online edition is distributed by email. Members who have unsubscribed from CBBAG announcements will longer no be able to receive the online edition.
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Covers and Table of Contents of the four most recent issues for Book Arts arts du livre Canada are below.
New Life for an Old Tool by Rebecca Villa-Arce
An interview with BC Lower Mainland's Penny Parry
The Artistry of Art Deco: An interview with artists and author Mary Conley
Shakespeare's First Folio at the UBC Library: An Interview with Dr. Greg Mackie
Books and the Body: Creating an Artist's Book by Risa de Rege
Period Leather Bindings from Scratch: Developing a Personal Collection by Keith Valentine
Textus-Texts-Textiles: Fabric Bookworks by Brendon Edwards | Ella Heiss
A Crafted Typology of the Codex: Book Modelmaking as an Approach to Material Book Study
The Making of a Miniature Faerie Tale by Spike Minogue
A Box for Gabaldon's Outlander by Barbara Helander
The PaperWeight App by Brian Queen
To Turn the pages of my stories: behind, between, beyond by Roxanne Lafleur
The Benefits of Bungling a Bind by Penny Parry
AMAZE: A McGill A-Z Experiene by Leora Bromberg
The Making of a Maker: An Interview with Brian Queen | L’épanouissement d’un artisan : entrevue avec Brian Queen by Carolyn Qualle Translation: Mirela Parau
Bookbinding out of the box by Benjamin Elbel
Winnipeg Graffiti: Making a Glass Book by M. C. Joudrey
More Than Just a Good Read: Funk & Wagnalls Practical Standard Dictionary by Penny Parry
Review: Rare Book Schools Go Virtual: Recognising and Dating English Bookbinding Styles, 1450–1850 by Erica Finch
MEMORIALS Tara Bryan and Nancy Trottier
La Fille du Relieur, an interview with Laura Shevchenko by Eric Aubertin
Covering, Codex, Tabernacle: Barnett Coilféir’s Cumhdach by Richard Carter
Identifying fibres and colours in native and invasive plants by Frances Hunter
Review: Two pamphlets from The Society of Bookbinders by Kari Bronaugh
online exclusive † Book Tour: To Have and To Hold Debra Frances and Rosmary Péloquin
Back issues in PDF (members only)