Edition 7 of the fair dedicated to publishers and dealers
Edition 7 of the fair dedicated to publishers and dealers. Publications by artists are the meeting point of contemporary Art experiences. ArtistBook International (A.B.I.)'s puropose is to show and provide the extra-disciplinary experiences produced within through original publications, prints, multiples and books by artists. For 2008, A.B.I. has invited two artists from the international stage to produce specifics works: Ryoji Ikeda, artist and composer, has created a Statement, which will be published in the catalogue. Virginie Yassef, has produced inserts for A.B.I. visual communication. Lectures organised with Bibliotheque Kandinsky, F.I.A.C., CNEAI and Multitudes, and movies by artists. All around France and at the occasion of A.B.I Fair, a network of institutions and private foundations have managed many original programmes concerning publications by artists.