"Welcome to Book Arts at the Centre for Fine Print Research, UK
Artists’ books have re-emerged as an energetic contemporary artform over the last fifteen years. Developing from their last materialisation in the 1960’s as a way of bypassing the constraints of the gallery; as a vehicle for the dissemination of ideas and a radical format of bringing art to a wider public through artists self-publishing their work. This notion of making art in an affordable non-wall based format led to the growth of what we now recognise as the artist’s book."
one of their most useful and accessible resources is the links page: