8th Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2018 – Official Opening in Vercelli


President of the Museo Leone Prof. Gianni Mentigazzi, Dr. Luca Brusotto, Mayor of Vercelli Mrs. Maura Forte, curator Prof. Kestutis Vasiliunas and Roberto Gianinetti

8th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2018
Theme: Memento Mori


Time: 23 February – 10 March 2019
Location: “Museo Leone” (Museum Leone), Vercelli, Italy

Opening Ceremony: 23rd February 2019, at 5.30 p.m. in “Museo Leone”


Roberto Gianinetti, mayor of Vercelli Maura Forte & Prof. Kestutis Vasiliunas

For the opening of the “8th International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius 2018” arrived artist Catherine Bolle from Switzerland & Margot Fagan from Canada.

Organiser of the Triennial: Circle “Bokartas”

In Cooperation with: Città di Vercelli & “Museo Leone”, Vercelli, Italy

Project Curator: Kestutis Vasiliunas
Coordinator for the Exhibition in Vercelli: Roberto Gianinetti

In Cooperation with:
Vilnius Academy of Arts, Graphic Art Department, Vilnius, Lithuania;
IAKH: Globus Galerie + Edition Lebensretter, Leipzig, Germany;
ISIA, Urbino, Italy;
Festival “Urbino e le Città del Libro”, Italy;
The Martynas Mazvydas National Library of Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania
Città di Vercelli & “Museo Leone”, Vercelli, Italy;
“Scuola Internazionale di Grafica”, Venezia, Italy;
Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL, USA;
Reed Library of the State University of New York at Fredonia, USA.

Main Sponsor: Lithuanian Council for Culture

More 12 photos from the opening

Photos: Orlando Monteleone & Printmaking Vercelli

More info about the Project


© Artist’s Book Creators 2019