As noted last month, the 9/11 Museum has acquired Beyond September 11, a book by artist and longtime BFA Advertising and BFA Design faculty member Adrienne Leban, for its collection. To find out more about the project and Leban’s process, SVA Close Up recently got in touch with her for an interview.
The New York Times recently published “Book Covers: Before and After,” an online slideshow of proposed and final versions of covers for recent releases, featuring commentary on the creative and decision-making process by the titles’ designers and publishers.
Ten Convenient Stores, by Harlan Erskine (MFA 2009 Photography, Video, and Related Media): Erskine’s book is one of several small, photo-conceptual books included in “Ed Ruscha: Books & Co.,” an exhibition at the Madison Avenue Gagosian Gallery. In the spirit of Ruscha’s artist books, Erskine’s book expands the notion of permissible subjects, artistic approaches, and […]