Clemens-Tobias LangeStephen KohlerYoko Tawada

Ein Gedicht für ein Buch (A Poem for a Book)

Clemens-Tobias Lange, Stephen Kohler, Yoko Tawada

Ein Gedicht für ein Buch (A Poem for a Book)



Edition Size



Letterpress, Photo


Artist Book


13 × 9 in




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$ 8,200.00


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Bainbridge Island Museum of Art

Baltimore Museum of Art, The E. Kirkbride Miller Art Research Library

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek

Bibliothek der Freie Universitat Berlin

Bibliotheque Nationale de France

de Bibliotheek Zuid-Kennemerland

Deutsche Nationalbibliothek

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Bibliothek, Niedersächsische Landesbibliothek

Harvard University, Houghton Library

Herzog August Bibiothek

Johns Hopkins University

National Art Library, London

Oberlin College

Parsons, The New School

Smith College, Mortimer Rare Book Room

Staats- und Universitatsbibliothek Hamburg Carl Von Ossietzky

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

The New York Public Library (NYPL)

Universitatsbibliothek Keil, Zentralbibliothek

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), William Andrews Clark Library

University of Georgia

Walker Art Center

A collaboration between the writer Yoko Tawada, the photographer Stephan Köhler and the book designer Clemens-Tobias Lange.

This artists’ book is a tautological work. A poem for a book turns the book into a poem through carefully intertwining words, images, the printing process on the translucent and crispy paper.

Photo emulsion and letterpress on handmade Japanese paper. Bound in natural colour ray-skin (Galuschat) by Thomas Zwang. Edition: 45 + XV e.a.

Clemens-Tobias Lange (artist)
Yoko Tawada (writer)
Stephen Kohler (Photographer)
Thomas Zwang (bookbinder)