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A $150 Novel? Certainly, When the Book is Also Art

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Publisher Riverhead is pushing the boundary between book and art with a $150 3-D edition of Chang-rae Lee’s new novel, On Such a Full Sea.

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Is Self-Publishing and Open Access Viable for Art Publishing?

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A German art foundation is experimenting with an open-access self-published monograph as an ebook. Could this be a model for other institutions looking for greater exposure?

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Recovering Memory from Oblivion Through Books in Colombia

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‘We are not trying to just sell a title, a paper brick: we want to offer our readers a piece of heritage,’ says Felipe González of independent Colombian publisher Laguna Libros.

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Johannesburg’s Fourthwall: Publishing Experiments on the Periphery

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Bronwyn Law-Viljoen, editor of Johannesburg’s inventive art books publisher Fourthwall, discusses how publishing on the periphery of the world can give you an edge.

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The Met’s Publishing Program Goes Online

Gwen Roginsky of the MetPublications

The Metropolitan Museum of Art will launch an online portal for its publications, Gwen Roginsky told Publishing Perspectives at the Frankfurt Book Fair.

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Digital Be Damned: Publication Studio Sells 10,000 Handmade Books

Focusing on handmade books, Publication Studio has launched nearly 90 original works, sold 10,000 books and expanded to five cities.

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Berlin Introduces “Literary Surveillance Cameras”

By Siobhan O’Leary Commuters at a certain subway station in Berlin might be feeling a bit paranoid this week thanks to a project dreamt up […]

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Publishing Poetry? Market to Australians!

By Hannah Johnson According to a survey conducted by the Australia Council for the Arts, 84% of Australians are avid readers of literature and one […]

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Art Book Entrepreneur Tests “Team Publishing” Model

By Edward Nawotka TUCSON: How does one man launch a niche publishing company in a credit-and-cash strapped economy, while incurring limited expenses in overhead and […]

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Bonus Material: Niche vs. Trade Publishing, Which Has a Brighter Future?

By Edward Nawotka In our lead article, Greg Albers, publisher of Hol Art Books, explains his business model, which involves “team publishing.” The company focuses […]

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