tapa cloth - Binding Obsession

Vincent van Gogh book portrait, on a poster for Dutch Book Week, by Souverein.

Books as art

Overall, I feel pretty confident in assuming that when people purchase books today, they view them mainly as vehicles for content. Certainly that’s true of any work purchased (read: licensed) in digital format—you’re not buying it for its physical form, since it doesn’t have one, but rather for the information contained within it. However, considering […]