26.09.16 by Staff

Vancouver Art Book Fair 2016


The Vancouver Art Book Fair is back for its 5th year! Organized by Project Space, a non-profit organization dedicated to publication as an artistic medium, the fair takes place at the Vancouver Art Gallery, October 14 – 16. It’s also free and open to the public!

If you’re in the Vancouver area (and into books and zines!) you’re definitely going to want to check it out! This year’s multi-day event is bigger than ever, with over 100 local, national and international publishers displaying their goods, as well as a diverse line-up of programs, hourly talks, performances and artist projects. More images below!

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11.01.16 by Jeff

Fantastic Sculptures Made of Books by Artist Jonathan Callan


Beautiful sculptures by British artist Jonathan Callan, who uses books and paper as the primary medium for his forms. Love the way the cross sections of the pages look like paint strokes. More images below.

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20.11.14 by Jeff

Vancouver + New York: A Good Book Drive


Heads up to everyone living in Vancouver and New York, the annual event known as A Good Book Drive is currently running until the end of the month in both cities. The project is a simple way to encourage a new generation of readers and to get good books into the hands of kids who need new ones.

All you have to do is buy a copy of your favourite kid’s book and drop it off at one of the drop-off sites. At each site they will give you a giant sticker to put inside the front cover, to be used to write a special note to the kid that will receive your book.

If you follow them on Instagram you’ll be able to see what book I donated when it gets shared there (should be soon).

See a full list of Vancouver and New York drop-off locations below!

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03.06.13 by Jeff

Book carvings Long-Bin Chen

Book carvings sculptures by artist Long-Bin Chen
Long-Bin Chen carves sculptures out of stacks of discarded books. Watch below!

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24.10.11 by Jeff

Book Mania

Book Mania is a great little blog to follow for all things books.

Book Mania Tumblr Blog

15.06.11 by Jeff

John Broadley

Drawings by John Broadley.

Artist John Broadley drawings
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08.11.10 by Jeff

Daisy Lew

Brilliant pop-up books by designer Daisy Lew.

nyc pop up books by daisy lew designer
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02.12.09 by Jeff

Modèle Puissance

My pal Julien sent over two new books from his crew, Modèle Puissance. The first is a zine by n’roll called, Serpan’s Advanture. The second is less a book and more a random selection of postcards called, Our God Is An Awesome God.

Modèle Puissance books
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