The Tokyo Art Book Fair is two weeks away. This is the first post of interviews with fellow Art Byte Critique members to introduce their work and talk about the show.
From: United States
In Japan: 12 years
I work for Tokyo City Learning Disabilities Special Schools as English Teacher
What is your favorite kind of books to make?
The books I am making recently, minibook.
Do you have favorite materials to use?
I always like using pen and pencils on paper
What is the biggest challenge for you when you make a book?
What kind of books are you making for this fair?
I’m making miniature replicas of books I make from A4 size paper. I also cut the same holes in that can be seen in the original book.
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What did you learn from last book fair? What are you doing differently for this book fair?
Its best to make the the book easy so its easy to present and buy.
Do you have any advice for people coming to the book fair?
Its best to make a simple presentation
The Tokyo Art Book Fair is held from September Saturday 19 – Monday 21 (holiday)
at Kyoto University of Art and Design, Tohoku University of Art and Design GAIEN CAMPUS
1-7-15 Kita-Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
You can read about fellow artist Karin Gunnarsson here.