Exhibition of the art of self publishing - Marseilles
An exhibition at the annual book fair of self publishing of art and texts showed that the method to self publish can be an art of its own. France. 16th October 2011
The yearly book fair in Marseilles opened up for the weekend and contained an interesting hall, dealing with artistic and self publishing methods, usually hand made and evidently its an art of its own.
3D book covers, book covers with paper cuts, folded books, books made of wood, leather and even metal. Self print in the old methods such as engraving with wood and metal still exist and even scrolls still looks great. Visitors in this hall had to use gloves when touching the delicated papers and materials in many of the stands.