Cathy Adelman: The Bicycle Diaries by Richard Goodman

As requested, here are a bunch of pictures of the Cathy Adelman binding I purchased in May 2014: The Bicycle Diaries by Richard Goodman with woodcuts by Gaylord Schanilec.

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The Bicycle Diaries by Richard Goodman

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My Day in Bindings, Part 2

La Couleur du vent exhibit catalog
La Couleur du vent exhibit catalog

It seems like ages ago, but I’m still thinking about my fine art bindings orgy on September 10th. In my last post, I didn’t comment on the La Couleur du vent exhibit, sponsored by ARA Canada  and École Estienne, at NBSS. It would have made the post way too long.

Seeing La Couleur du vent (that’s the title of the set book) in person made me think about the three ways we can experience a binding exhibit: an online exhibit; a print catalog; and a live viewing. This was the first time I was able to experience a single exhibit in all three ways. I was struck by the advantages and disadvantages of each method. I also thought of ways each experience could be enhanced.

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