Artists' Books in South Africa is thrilled to announce that our website has won the Digital Humanities: Best Visualisation or Infographic category at this year's prestigious National Institute for the Humanities and Social Science (NIHSS) Awards - held on Thursday 14 March at the Market Theatre, Johannesburg.
Dr. Thoko Mnisi, Higher Education and Development Unit, UKZN (Chair)
Prof. Chaka Chaka, Dept. English Studies, UNISA and
Joyce Myeza, UKZN stated: `The project is presented in an excellent manner, a searchable database of all South African artists' books thus far researched; links to online resources and related sites of interest; news on book arts events as well as featured artists' books. The website exposes and supports research, practice, production, collecting and documenting of artist books in South Africa.`