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Artists' books

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Public Note: Here are entered books that are produced by artists and intended as visual art objects, and general works about such books. Works on such books produced in a particular place are entered under this heading with local subdivision. Works on books illustrated with original prints by well known artists and published in limited editions are entered under: Artists' illustrated books. Works on existing books whose pages have been altered by paint, collage, or other media are entered under: Altered books. Works on custom bindings of books, irrespective of contents, are entered under: Fine bindings.

Found in 89 Collections and/or Records:

The Beginning of the End, 2009

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0003.00009
Overview Art book with black paper cover written and designed by Gabriel King, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Dr. J Marvin King, tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Caress of Tanya Birch, 2008

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0003.00006
Overview Art book with blue paper cover featuring a white line design, written and designed by Michael Sullivan, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of William Weshner, tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Fabrics of Instability, 2011

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0002.00016
Overview Art book with gray paper overlay cover written and designed by Max Sherman, 2011, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Lazarus Bearman, a tuberculosis patient at JCRS.

The Final Curtain, 2010

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0004.00009
Overview 2 copies of the same art book with white paper covers (though not entirely duplicate), bound together with a white cotton sleeve that has the title embroidered on it in black, written and designed by Cayla McManaman, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Ellen Alpern, a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Frightful Silence of Dachau by Dr. Ali Kuci, 2011

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Identifier: B354.01.0001.00013
Overview Art book with a black cover, written and designed by Oscar Morillon, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Dr. Ali Kuci, a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Golden Misconception, 2009

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Identifier: B354.01.0002.00015
Overview Art book with ivory paper with hand-made paper overlay cover written and designed by Lauren Mae Cales, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Goldie Sudnovsky, tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Jackals of Corruption and Relentless Suffering, 2009

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0005.00002
Overview Art book with red softcover and white lettering; written, designed and created by Andrew T. Hirsch, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Inspired by the life of Lazarus Bearman, a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, #5523.

The Living Dream, 2010

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Identifier: B354.01.0003.00012
Overview Art book with black paper cover written and designed by James McIntyre, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Morris Stein, tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Obsessions of Helen Eisenberg, Version 1, 2012

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Identifier: B354.01.0001.00007
Overview Art book with a brown soft cover, written and designed by Natalie McQueen, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Helen Eisenberg, a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society.

The Obsessions of Helen Eisenberg, Version 2, 2012

 Item
Identifier: B354.01.0001.00008
Overview Art book with a red soft cover, written and designed by Natalie McQueen, a student in Martin Mendelsberg's Visual Sequencing class at Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design. Based on the life of Helen Eisenberg, a tuberculosis patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society; this version has additional graphics on some pages.