Credit: 1 ECTS
The idea with the workshop is to look at different ways of working with text, images and publication within an artistic research practice. Besides the course leaders Cecilia Grönberg och Jonas (J) Magnusson (editors of the magazine OEI) the book-theorist/historian Anne Mœglin-Delcroix, Professor Emeritus at the University of Paris 1 – Sorbonne. Moeglin-Delcroix was formerly in charge of the artist book collection at the Print Department of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France and is the author of Esthétique du livre d’artiste: une introduction à l’art contemporain. She co-curates The Reprint Collection, an initiative devoted to reprinting artists’ books from the early 1960s onwards. And the american poet and Warhol-expert Tan Lin, with focus to produce an “ambient” literature in relation to digital technologies and with a focus on print and demand etc. Also, Sylvie Boulanger, director for CNEAI (a national art center). CNEAI is devoted to artists’ publication. Founded in 2004 by Cneai, Salon LIght became over a few years an unmissable rendezvous for micro-publishers and artist’s publication in Paris.