Includes bibliographical references.
|LC Classifications||N7433.4.M56 A35 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011018074|
The Book Art of Richard Minsky is a beautifully printed and embossed hardcover filled with gorgeous color reproductions. Published by George Braziller, Inc. ISBN ISBN /2" x 81/4" full color hardcover, pages Publication November 4, Richard Minsky's work is collected internationally by major museums and is the founder of the Center for Book Arts in New York City (), which has mounted over two hundred exhibitions during the past thirty-nine years and offers a hundred classes and workshops.5/5(19). out of 5 stars Richard Minsky and the Art of American Book Covers: Reviewed in the United States on Janu Verified Purchase. This is more than just a flawlessly put-together book. Every page with its illustration of a book cover, is a joy to study. The photographs are unadorned except for explanatory text below the cover.5/5(20). Immediately following on my reading of the fantastic tome The Library: A World History, I set about reading Minsky's The Art of American Book Covers: - Artistically, this era is one of my sweet spots, since I am a big fan of Pre-Raphaelite art and Art Nouveau/5(11).
The Book Art of Richard Minsky Richard Minsky George Braziller, Inc The Book Art of Richard Minsky, is an autobiographical overview of his life through a book-arts says that he decided to do this book following his exhibit at Yale in where they have a large collection of his work in the library's special collections department. That tableau vivant, however imaginary, is surely the only explanation for an astonishing career that Yale University is now, indeed, celebrating with a wondrous and extraordinary retrospective exhibition, Material Meets Metaphor: A Half Century of Book Art by Richard Minsky, at its Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library. But the fact that Richard Minsky began his own letterpress printing business. No stranger to Fine Books & Collections readers, Minsky is the founder of the Center for Book Arts in New York City. His book art has been exhibited and collected all over the world. In the past, Minsky published two limited edition catalogues of his American Decorated Publishers’ Bindings, (which are still available on his website). Richard Minsky is a pivotal figure in the book arts community. He created a framework for an artist-driven teaching and exhibit space that has been recreated all over the country. As a founder of the Center For Book Arts in New York City, he fought for book art to be considered a fine art .
Books, Art and Book Art by Richard Minsky. His work combines masterful craftsmanship with the exploration of contemporary metaphors in Fine and Applied Art. Guest Books for homes and institutions. Art with social and political Content. The Book Art of Richard Minsky [Richard Minsky] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Richard Minsky. The Book Art of Richard Minsky: My Life in Book Art Richard Minsky Foreword by Betty Bright Hardcover, pages ISBN $ Extraordinary sculptural bookworks and visual literature by a pioneering contemporary artist who changed the way people think about on: 90 Broad Street, Suite New York, NY USA. Richard Minsky's work is collected internationally by major museums and libraries. He is the founder of the Center for Book Arts in New York City (), which has mounted over two hundred exhibitions during the past thirty-six years and offers a hundred classes and workshops. He has taught and lectured at many universities and art : Richard Minsky.