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Het Persmuseum merges with Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision

News   December 2017   AEPM asbl

Het Persmuseum (the Netherlands Press Museum) is no more On 3 May 2017, the Press Museum (Het Persmuseum, Amsterdam) merged with the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision. The building of the Persmuseum in Amsterdam closed its doors to the public on 19 June 2017. Sound and Vision, located in Hilversum, programs a wide range […]

Moving to the left: the art and development of the frontispiece

News   December 2017   AEPM asbl

[Exhibition, Ontago, New Zealand] Moving to the left: the art and development of the frontispiece Central Library of the University of Otago De Beer Gallery, Special Collections 15 December 2017 – 9 March 2018 What is a frontispiece? When did they first appear in print? Where do they sit in relation to the rest of […]

Identification of photomechanical and artistic prints

News   November 2017   AEPM asbl

Two courses on print identification Organised in cooperation with IADA (International Association of Book and Paper Conservators) Identification of Photomechanical Prints Lecturer:  Hildegard Homburger Language:  English Participants:  8 Location:  10555 Berlin, Germany Dates:  April 12-13, 2018 Registration: , Fee:  330  €   (285  € for IADA members) Content Within the total number of […]

Letterpress printing in Korean and Chinese

News   November 2017   AEPM asbl

Discover the BookCity Letterpress Workshop Paju City, South Korea. The latest addition to the AEPM’s Flickr gallery.   The BookCity Letterpress Workshop is located a ninety-minute bus ride north of Seoul in Paju City not far from the Demilitarized Zone which marks the frontier with South Korea’s prickly northern neighbour. Paju BookCity is the hub […]

Baskerville in France

News   18 - 19 October 2018   AEPM asbl

[Call for papers] École supérieure d’art et de design d’Amiens (ESAD) Centre for Printing History & Culture (CPHC) Baskerville in France 18 – 19 October 2018 Amiens, France Closing date for proposals: 31 January 2018 In conjunction with L’École supérieure d’art et de design d’Amiens (ESAD), the Centre for Printing History & Culture (CPHC) is organising […]

Printing in the Czech National Technical Museum

News   November 2017   AEPM asbl

Say ‘tiskařství’! The on-line printing magazine has just posted an interesting photo-reportage about the extensive printing section of the Czech National Technical Museum (Národní technické muzeum) in Prague (Czech Republic). It’s worth the detour… You can also consult the Museum’s website at :

Sabine Golde. Künstlerbücher carivari

News   3. November 2017 bis 14. Januar 2018   AEPM asbl

Sabine Golde. Künstlerbücher carivari Ausstellung vom 3. November 2017 bis 14. Januar 2018 Museum für Druckkunst Leipzig Eröffnung am 2. November 2017, 18 Uhr Das Buch als Bühne, auf der Worte inszeniert werden. Künstlerbücher als Behältnisse, um einen Kontext zwischen Text und Bild zu schaffen und als Objekt haptisch fassbar zu machen, das ist das […]

Xtra small. Miniature books in Museum Meermanno

News   3 October 2017 - 7 January 2018   AEPM asbl

Exhibition Xtra small. Miniature books in Museum Meermanno From 3 October 2017 through 7 January 2018 Museum Meermanno will show more than five hundred miniature books in the small, but impressive exhibition ‘Xtra small’. What is a miniature book ? Miniature books fit in the palm of your hand and sometimes even on the tip […]

An essential resource if you are involved in papermaking

News   September 2017   AEPM asbl

Paper and watermarks as bibliographical evidence The second edition, completely revised, of Paper and watermarks as bibliographical evidence by Neil Harris is now available on the Institut d’histoire du livre‘s website. This essential resource is a bibliographical guide to the principal texts and images which deal with traditional techniques of paper making. It was originally written […]

International Senefelder Foundation: lithography conference 2017

News   5-6 December 2017   AEPM asbl

Lithography conference 2017 Quo vadis: saxa loquuntur The International Senefelder-Foundation (ISS) is organizing its first colloquium in Offenbach on the 5th/6th of December – the annual Lithography Day. The aim of event is to inform about all activities of lithography 200 years ago, after the publication of the first textbook by Alois Senefelder. Program 05.12.2017 […]