Johan Pas : Director of Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp is presenting his new book at Maurice Verbaet Center : Artists´ Publications - The Belgian Contribution. This is the first book completely dedicated to books and magazines by Belgian artists and art publishers.
This is the first book completely dedicated to books and magazines by Belgian artists and art publishers.The focus of the study is on artistsʼ publications from the 1950s to now, but it also covers avant-garde books and magazines of the late 19th and early 20th century. Johan Pas (1963) lectures on modern art and on artistsʼ publications at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp. He is the author of books about contemporary art and artistsʼ publications, a curator and a collector. He recently founded the Collection for Research on Artistsʼ Publications.