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Join us in celebrating this year's Poetry Chapbook honorees! This year’s winner is Kimberly Kruge for her manuscript HIGH-LAND, SUB-TROPIC. Honorable mentions go to David Denny and Basma Kavanagh. Kruge, Denny, and Kavanaugh will read from their submissions along with contributions from Curator Juan Felipe Herrera.Find out more »
In conjunction with our Featured Artist Project Felicia Rice: Collaboration and Metamorphosis, Rice will give a performance to accompany her projects on display in our Foyer Gallery.Find out more »
Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of our Fall 2017 Exhibitions:
The Internal Machine
Felicia Rice: Collaboration and Metamorphosis
Faculty Fellow: Mark Cockram
Join Alexander Campos and artists, Gini Wade, Patty Smith, Claire Fouquet as they discuss the show and the artists' works.Find out more »
Please join us in celebrating Richard Minsky's 70th birthday!
Make a donation in his honor.
All donors will be invited to a Conversation and Reception with Molly Dotson, Assistant Director, Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library, Yale University, honoring Richard Minsky on December 8, 2017, at 6:30 pm, at The Center for Book Arts. In addition, anyone donating $250 and above will be invited to join us for a day-trip to Richard’s studio in Hudson, NY, featuring a delicious lunch & studio tour, with round-trip service from New York City, on Saturday September 16, 2017.Find out more »
Join us Friday September 15, 5-8 pm for our Fall Open House!
This event is free and will feature artist demos, tours of our newly renovated space, a preview of our Fall schedule and more.
Join to make your own prints and books and enjoy a few snacks!Find out more »
Join Curators Alexander Campos and Richard O'Russa along with artists Aileen Bassis, Eileen Boxer, Anna Mavromatis, Maria Veronica San Martin, and Sally Tosti, as they discuss the show and the artists' works.Find out more »
Join Curators Alexander Campos and Richard O'Russa along with artists Bonnie Epstein, Melanie Mowinski, Diane Schmertz, Ilse Schreiber-Noll, and Thomas Parker Williams, as they discuss the show and the artists' works.Find out more »
Organized by Barbara Henry, Text/Form Reading calls for emerging writers from of our Letterpress Printing & Fine Press Publishing Seminars to read works developed in-house. 2017 Participating artists: Matthew Hittinger, Michael Joseph, Diane Schenker, and Drew Zeiba. Matthew Hittinger is the author of The Masque of Marilyn (GOSS183, 2017), The Erotic Postulate (2014) and Skin Shift (2012) both from Sibling Rivalry Press, and the chapbooks Platos de Sal (Seven Kitchens Press, 2009), Narcissus Resists (GOSS183, 2009), and Pear Slip (Spire Press, 2007). He received his MFA from the University of Michigan's Helen Zell Writers' Program where he won…Find out more »
Join Curators Barbara Tetenbaum and Marilyn Zornado for a Roundtable discussion concerning their show Animation and Printing. This exhibition presents a selection of short animated films from around the US and the world, each created using techniques common in the book arts such as letterpress printing from moveable type, wood type, pressure printing, lino and wood cut, etching, silkscreen as well as animation in watermarked paper.Find out more »