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Charrière, Gérard, 1935-



  • Existence: 1935-

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

Artists Books in the Ginsberg Collection / Abbott E ; Stein G ; Barton CJ ; Campbell K ; Charriere G ; King R ; Fisher R ; d'Arbeloff N ; Drucker J ; Hutchins A ; Ely T ; Weier D ; Rothenberg J ; Neruda P ; O'Banion N ; Chen J ; Scobey P ; Spector B ; Helfgott G ; Kelm D ; Crombie J ; Queneau R ; Kyle H ; McCarney S ; King S ; Osborn K ; Olson T ; Hamady W ; Poehlmann JA ; Schwartzott C ; Share S ; Silverberg RA ; Tetenbaum B ; Smith K ; Walker A ; Wolf A ; Boshoff W., 1996

Identifier: CC-30529-31957
Scope and Contents

This exhibition was curated by Jack M. Ginsberg and David M. Paton and was divided into two sections: International Artists' Books and Book-Objects and South African Artists' Books and Book-Objects. Ginsberg contributed a personal essay on collecting artists' books and the nature of the book. A bibliography, complete index and a list of exhibitions are included. The catalogue consists of an annotated listing of books and book objects without illustrations. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1996

Center for Book Arts: The First Decade / Benes BL ; Butler F ; Carothers M ; Charriere G ; Faust D ; Freeman J ; Haynes R ; Hines K ; Horvitz SR ; King R ; Kyle H ; Mabe J ; Minsky R ; Pisano M ; Phillips T ; Polansky L ; Rosenberg MR ; Spector B ; Walker R ; Salmon A ; Ely T., 1984

Identifier: CC-16852-17208
Scope and Contents

The Elvis Presley Scrapbook by Joni Mabe was lent to the exhibition by the Sackner Archive. In an introductory essay to the exhibition, Francis Mattson wrote that the work is "deliberately provocative..." and "...may be viewed as an icon of contemporary American popular culture." -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1984

Ecriture visuelle et abstraite / Charriere, Gerard., 2007

Identifier: CC-51808-72908
Scope and Contents

Each of the cards depicts an acrylic on linen painting. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2007

Mystical Poem / Charriere, Gerard., 1985

Identifier: CC-19590-19975
Scope and Contents

With coptic binding, pyramid imagery, the image of a single eye, and the parchment envelope, this book has an ancient Egyptian-like appearance. The calligraphic markings are presented as linear text and some forms are hieroglyphic. The cover of the book is made with rope in a criss-cross grid imbedded in thick handmade paper. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1985

Passages / Charriere, Gerard ; Sackner MA ; Sackner RK., 2000

Identifier: CC-34428-36125
Scope and Contents

Part one of the book illustrates Charriere's paintings and part two his books and bindings. The Sackner Archive is listed under Public Collections of his works. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2000

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Artist book 9
Bookbinding 8
Illustrated book (citation) 5
Artist book (citation) 4
Critical text 4