2014 Research Fellow Doug Spowart

Doug SpowartDoug’s research project was titled, Photos + Books: Towards a nomenclature for the photograph in the artists’ book and the photobook. His research involved surveying the Australian Library of Art artists’ book collection, an enormous task given that the collection has in excess of fifteen hundred works. Doug presented the outcome of his research in a lecture (0:58-41:58) at the 2015 Siganto Foundation Artists’ Book Seminar and in a research paper which is held in the Australian Library of Art.