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Erica Van Horn

A selection of works by the American-born book artist.
"Our friend Syd came down from the farm above us for the last time on Monday November 21st"
"Our friend Syd came down from the farm above us for the last time on Monday November 21st"

American artist, writer, editor, printer, and bookmaker Erica Van Horn was born in Concord, New Hampshire; she has a Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her work now mostly issues through Coracle, a small publishing press based in Ireland, which she directs with Simon Cutts, writer, artist, and editor. 

Over one hundred of Erica Van Horn's works are available online, many in their entirety. Seventy-five of Van Horn's works were also part of the exhibition The Book Remembers Everything: The Work of Erica Van Horn, shown at the Beiencke Library from January 13 through March 27, 2010.

Related Material

The Book Remembers Everything: The Work of Erica Van Horn
"Van Horn 'remembers everything.'" Yale Daily News, February 26, 2010.

American Literature
Erica Van Horn’s books and all text and image therein are protected by copyright and are used here with the artist’s permission; Van Horn’s permission is required to reprint or use this work in any way. To contact the artist, visit Coracle (


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