Posts Tagged With printing

SHV Think Book 1996-1896 by Irma Boom

Among Irma Boom’s collection of work, she created SHV Think Book 1996-1896 early in her career and published it in 1996. Paul Fentener van Vlissingen, SHV’s CEO, gave Boom the opportunity to create a book that commemorated the centennial of the private and multinational Dutch trading company SHV.  It is a 2,163-page book with only…

Damn Everything but the Circus

The book that immediately caught my attention was titled “Damn Everything but the Circus” written by Sister Corita Kent in 1970. I had previously viewed this book online, but in person, it’s almost as if the photos online did it no justice. Not only did the title grab my attention for obvious reasons, but the…

Les mots en Futuristes

  Les mots en liberté futuristes, F.T. Marinetti       Experiencing old books in person is quite a transformative experience. I didn’t realize how much of an impact actually handling Les mots en liberté futuristes would have on my interpretation of it but it was truly crucial to my understanding of the book and…