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Books of the future (2019)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. (in press). Books of the future. z.B. [zum Beispiel] [zum Buch] / [for example] [about books], autumn 2019,

Artists’ books have built and aligned their status according to the value of the printed book, so will arrive at their fate in parallel. If digital reading is going to be the majority method of the future, then how will physical books survive? And w... Read More about Books of the future.

Posted/Unposted (2019)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. (2019). Posted/Unposted. Printmaking Today, 28(112),

Exploring a project curated by Dr Angie Butler and Imi Maufe celebrating letterpress printing practice in the UK and Ireland

Digging up the past (2019)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. (in press). Digging up the past. Printmaking Today,

A new series of collaborative artists' books by Tamar MacLellan & Philippa Wood explores the contents of our gardens

9th International Book Art Festival: Correspondence (2019)
Exhibition / Performance
Bodman, S. L., Słowikowska, A., Tryzno, J., & Gilmore, A. (2012). 9th International Book Art Festival: Correspondence. [Artists' books]. 8 June 2019 - 8 June 2019. (Unpublished)

Sarah Bodman was the invited curator of British artists. The exhibition toured 2012-2014: Plocka Galeria, Plock, Galeria Miejska, Tarnow, Ksiaznica Pomorska, Szczecin, Biblioteka Miejska, Lublin, Galeria Dwor Karwacjanow, Gorlice, Szklany Dom, Cen... Read More about 9th International Book Art Festival: Correspondence.

Sons of the Sea Russia (2019)
Exhibition / Performance
Bodman, S. L., & Pogarsky, M. (2011). Sons of the Sea Russia. [Artists' books]. 8 June 2019 - 8 June 2019. (Unpublished)

Curated by Mikhail Pogarsky and Sarah Bodman. We depend upon time, we depend upon the seasons, we depend on the sea. Seasons change our mood, influence our art, that is why art also depends upon the sea. This project was an art-investigation of seas... Read More about Sons of the Sea Russia.

Codex Event 8 (2019)
Exhibition / Performance
Laidler, P., Bodman, S. L., Sowden, T., & Mosely, T. Codex Event 8. [Exhibition]. 8 June 2019 - 8 June 2019. (Unpublished)

An Australian and British collaborative research project into pulp-printing, installation and artists’ books between Sarah Bodman, Paul Laidler, Tim Mosely, Monica Oppen and Tom Sowden. Codex Event 8 tackled the ‘urban jungle’, its physical mass... Read More about Codex Event 8.

‘What if?’ books (2019)
Book Chapter
Bodman, S. L. (2019). ‘What if?’ books. In T. Mosely (Ed.), CorrelationsGriffith Centre for Creative Arts Research

The Correlations project presents some examples of artists’ books as a method of enquiry, a means for us to ask questions about their relationship with independent publishing through content and context, and consider both the history and continued pr... Read More about ‘What if?’ books.

Spending time within books (2018)
Book Chapter
Bodman, S. L. (in press). Spending time within books. In V. Hildebrand-Schat (Ed.), Zur hybriden Natur des Buches im Zeitalter des elektronischen PublizierensKunstgeschichtliche Institut, Goethe-Universität

In my work as a researcher in the field of artists’ books, I encounter new books on a daily basis. Artists send information on their publications to go into the Book Arts Newsletter or the biennial Artist’s Book Yearbook, or write about their work fo... Read More about Spending time within books.

Towards a community of artists’ books: Extending international knowledge and debate in the field of artists’ books through practice-research (2018)
Thesis
Bodman, S. Towards a community of artists’ books: Extending international knowledge and debate in the field of artists’ books through practice-research. (Thesis). University of the West of England. Retrieved from https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/862355

ABSTRACT Towards a community of artists’ books: extending international knowledge and debate in the field of artists’ books through practice-research The field of activity in artists’ books – artworks in the form of a book - has evolved over the... Read More about Towards a community of artists’ books: Extending international knowledge and debate in the field of artists’ books through practice-research.

Read To Me (artist's book) (2018)
Physical Artefact
Bodman, S. Read To Me (artist's book)

‘Read to me’ is an experiment made by the artist in collaboration with a psychometric reader, to transmit the emotional content of selected narratives through a series of physical objects. Ten objects were selected to read chapters of novels, or shor... Read More about Read To Me (artist's book).

Artist’s Book Yearbook 2018-2019 (2017)
Book
Bodman, S. L. (2017). S. L. Bodman (Ed.), Artist’s Book Yearbook 2018-2019. Impact Press

Essays: With her regular page for bookartbookshop, Tanya Peixoto celebrates Kelly Wellman; Endangered Species of Book by John Bently, ponders the disappearance of paper-based books from our daily routines; Liminal Moments At The Edges: Reading Montag... Read More about Artist’s Book Yearbook 2018-2019.

Bristol fashion (2017)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (2017). Bristol fashion. Printmaking Today, 26(3), 17

Sarah Bodman reports on a book project close to home that brings together the entire bookmaking community.

Foreword (2017)
Book Chapter
Bodman, S. L. (2017). Foreword. In The Polar Tombola: A Book of Banished WordsBird Editions

Catalogue Essay by Sarah Bodman for The Polar Tombola, A Book of Banished Words by Nancy Campbell.

Making friends with books (2017)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (in press). Making friends with books. Printmaking Today, 26(4),

A report on the first Cardiff Artists' Books (CAB) event at The Printhaus in Cardiff and their future plans for 2018.

Building communities (2017)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (2017). Building communities. Printmaking Today, 26(2), 17

Article on ambitious community ventures at leading centres for the book arts in the USA and UK.

Milestones (2017)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (2017). Milestones. Printmaking Today, 26(1), 16

article on Booknesses international colloquium, celebrating 21 years of artists’ books in South Africa.

Communities of practice: Building an internationally connected practice in and for the book arts (2017)
Presentation / Conference
Bodman, S. L. (2017, March). Communities of practice: Building an internationally connected practice in and for the book arts. Presented at Booknesses

At the Centre for Fine Print Research at the University of the West of England in Bristol, UK, ‘book arts’ investigates contemporary artists’ book practice nationally and internationally. The findings from these research are disseminated freely and a... Read More about Communities of practice: Building an internationally connected practice in and for the book arts.

Dear Reader… some contemporary books by artists (2017)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (2017). Dear Reader… some contemporary books by artists. Book 2.0, 7(1), 95-110. https://doi.org/10.1386/btwo.7.1.95_1

Artists’ books have evolved over the last sixty years into a significant, international contemporary arts practice. In the 1960s, the artist’s book grew in popularity as a means of bypassing dealers in high end galleries, taking artists’ works out to... Read More about Dear Reader… some contemporary books by artists.

Liberatura, literatura i książka artystyczna: kontekst, treść i istotne znaczenie materiału (Liberature, literature and the artist’s book: Context, content and material meaning) (2016)
Journal Article
Bodman, S. L. (2016). Liberatura, literatura i książka artystyczna: kontekst, treść i istotne znaczenie materiału (Liberature, literature and the artist’s book: Context, content and material meaning)

A reflection on the relationship between Liberature and artists’ books. The majority of artists creating books have been drawn into their creative pathway through a passion for physical books themselves. Whether literature or Liberature, the publicat... Read More about Liberatura, literatura i książka artystyczna: kontekst, treść i istotne znaczenie materiału (Liberature, literature and the artist’s book: Context, content and material meaning).