Siganto Foundation Artists’ Book Lecture 2017: Helen Douglas

Guest blogger and artist Normana Wight attended the Siganto Foundation Artists’ Book lecture given by Helen Douglas Sunday 26th March 2017 and dropped in on the  workshops taught by Helen the following week. Normana has written this story in response. Last Sunday Helen Douglas gave a memorable illustrated lecture here at the State Library of Queensland; it … Read more

Blair Athol Recut

Blair Athol

My Siganto Fellowship project, Blair Athol Re-Cut, is a pictorial and oral history project to be realised in the form of an artist book. It will focus on “… the displacement of a community after an entire township is relocated to make way for an open cut coal mine.” I am currently in the initial research … Read more

Siganto Artists’ Books Seminar 2015 – Webcasts

Amir Brito Cadôr

Webcasts are now available for the Siganto Artists’ Books Seminar 2015. Listen to Brazilian artist, performer and academic Amir Brito Cadôr’s keynote address, ‘The Book as Performance’. Siganto Artists’ Books Seminar 2015: Session 1 Hear the 2014 Siganto Foundation Artists’ Books Fellows, Doug Spowart and Jan Davis share and report on the results of their … Read more

One thing becomes another!

The  final post by Jan Davis, documenting her  journey  as the Siganto Foundation Creative Fellow indicates that the Australian Library of Art collection of artists’ books will soon be enriched by another impressive book. Jan brings her project to an end with this blog and a presentation at the Siganto Foundation Artists’ Book Seminar 20th … Read more