The connection between music and calligraphy is obvious.

And yet – or precisely because of this – the combination is a great challenge. This resulted in an extraordinary work of art in the form of a unique book as a testament to the collaboration with 7 artists.

Here are a few facts about the book:
Limited to 200 copies, book format leporello

A unique artist’s book: each cover is individually designed by me with a lot of soul.

Hardcover with part linen cover
Each copy was bound by hand by master bookbinder Meike Lehmann
Paper: NAUTILUS® SuperWhite 200 gr/m2 (100% recycled paper with FSC™ and EU Ecolabel)
Processing Premium indigo digital printing

The book comes with a soundtrack, which is sent to the buyer as a file.

The contributors:
Music: Benjakob, Gertraud Bichlmaier, Duo Flying Tree, Isabel Eichenlaub, Alfons Hasenknopf, Mirijam Streibl
Poetry: Simone Vöhse, voices: Lotta Dewenter, Ulrike Schulze
Photography: Angi Peetz, Manfred Dick-Kreuzer
Layout: Wilhelm Agency, Ludwigsburg – Nicole Hess
Bookbinding: Buchbinderei Meike Lehmann, Stuttgart
Printing: Elanders, Waiblingen
Editing: Gertraud Bichlmaier
Idea, concept, calligraphy and texts: Sigrid Artmann (2022)
Funded by a grant from the state of Baden-Württemberg

An order:

Selling price: EUR 59 incl. VAT + EUR 9 shipping within the EU

Just send an email to s-artmann@t-online.de – while stocks last.


Art Book – self published in 2017

103 pages / 84 images

Hardcover embossing, handbindend, partially covered with bookbinding linen

Limited edition 300 copies

Awarded with the 1st price at »HP Regional Inkspiration Award«



coffe table book
edition limited to 150 pieces, numbered and signed
28 x 21 cm panorama format
67 pages – Paper Sorporset Premium with EU Ecolabel and FSC® certified
Made in Germany
all texts German / English
Laudation: Olga Kovalenko, Moscow

your personal QR code to the video “the illegible concept“


Sigrid Artmann
Ute Kreuzer
Andrea Wunderlich

Exhibition Catalogue – Download

Calligraphy Yourself

Just get out of the way!
If words are important to you
If you are enthusiastic about writing
If you are looking for content in addition to the form
If you have a hangover again
If you need an encouragement
If you are looking for inspiration
128 Pages – Hardcover.
Words in German Language
22,- € (+ shipping)

Look in the book


Memories become space

150 years anniversary of the State Archives Ludwigsburg in 2018
Sigrid Artmann, Ludwigsburg and Patrick Leung, HongKong

Catalogue (Words German) – Download

SchreibART Kalligraphische Schrift-Experimente

Regardless of whether you are a beginner, advanced, runaway or returnees.
This book is for everyone who wants to be creative with writing.
In this book you will learn more about ARTmann’s ARTitudes, the always-ready PARTner, abARTig smart and my way of life.

A signed copy can be obtained directly from me.

The order is easy and informal by email at:
s-artmann@t-online.de possible.