Van kunstenaarsboeken tot postkunst / From Bookworks to Mailworks
Alkmaar: Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar, 1978. First edition. Unbound softcover 4to in white self-wrappers printed in black and red throughout. 12 pp. Parallel text in Dutch and English.
Catalogue issued on the occasion of this 1978 exhibition curated by Ulises Carrión at the Stedelijk Museum Alkmaar which ran October 9–29, 1978. Includes an in-depth essay by Carrión dissecting the connection between book art and mail art. Illustrated with works by Regina Silveira, Donald Burgy, Henryk Gajewski, J. H. Kocman, Ulises Carrión, Thomas Ockerse, Roy Grayson, Clemente Padín, Richard Kostelanetz, and Robert J. Lambert.
Ref. Schraenen, Guy, ed.: ‘Ulises Carrión. Dear Reader. Don’t read.’ Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, 2016, pp. 210–211.
Very good with trace amounts of rubbing to covers, a few handling creases, bumps to corners, and faint horizontal curling along lower margin. Item #889