Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Fellow in the Humanities
2005—2006 Forum on Word and Image
German Studies, Visual Studies
A Different Kind of Gallery: Artists' Books as Exhibition Spaces
How have artists’ trends in the last 30 years changed attitudes about the role of the book as a place to exhibit artwork? What trends have led artists to be more accepting of ‘text art,’ or art produced in the form of books? New York art dealer Seth Siegelaub and Printed Matter, Inc., are important sources in this study of the evolution of artists’ texts as art.