GET MOVING!

"Get moving!" a catalog of moveable artists’ books. Turn the page, twirl the dial, pull the tab, lift the flap.

 

The first known movable book was created around 1240 by a Benedictine monk in Paris. Since that first inclusion of a moveable component in a book pull tabs, pop-ups and volvelles are routinely used in book structures. Contemporary makers of artists' books use them to bring attention to such topics as LGBTQ, global warming, natural