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Bild Buch 6

TREASURES FROM THE LIBRARY

Image Object Book Figure


In accordance with its collection mandate, Klagenfurt University Library acquires originals of literature that lies outside each year’s curriculum. The special collection, for example, in addition to the expected manuscripts and old prints contains examples of so-called book-objects, also known as "artists' books".

BILD BOOK 6 was exhibited in 2020, as part of the exhibition series: Treasures from the Library.

Treasures form the library – Universitätsbibliothek Klagenfurt, AAU (only in German)

 
Bild Buch 6 - Special Collection Universitätsbibliothek Klagenfurt
 
Hirtl - Treasures from the library
 

»The object BILD BUCH 6 offers what art succeeds at best. While it confuses the usual definitions of book art, it exposes the automatisms of perception ...«

Bild Buch 6 (Text: Jutta Steininger)

 
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