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Join us Friday February 17th, 5-8 pm for our Winter and Spring Open House!
This event is free and will feature artist demos, tours of our newly renovated space, a preview of our Winter and Spring schedule and more.
Join to make your own prints and books and enjoy a few snacks!Find out more »
Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of our Winter 2017 Exhibitions:
Pulp as Portal: Socially Engaged Hand Papermaking
Chantal Zakari: Narratives of Conflict (in Collaboration with Mike Mandel)
2015-2016 Scholars for Advanced Study in Book Arts
The Annual Meeting of the members of the Center for Book Arts will be held on Wednesday, December 14, at 7pm. All Center members in good standing are welcome to attend. Representatives of the Board of Directors will report on the state of the Center since last year's annual meeting. A reception will follow, and attendees will have the opportunity to speak informally with attending members of the Board.
RSVP to RSVP@centerforbookarts.org or call the Center at 212-481-0295.Find out more »
Join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of our Fall 2016 Exhibitions:
-Enacting the Text : Performing with Words
-Amos P. Kennedy, Jr.: I Am Negro
-China Marks: Time Traveler
Join us Saturday September 24th, 11-2 pm for our Fall Open House!
This event is free and will feature artist demos, tours, a preview of our fall schedule and more.Find out more »
Please join us for the opening reception of our 2016 Spring Exhibitions Queering the BibliObject, Obstruction: Rosemarie Chiarlone and Susan Weiner, and 2015 Workspace Artists-in-Residence: Aravind Adyanthaya, Joseph Cuillier, Glen Einbinder, Nontsikelelo Mutiti, and Brad Thiele.Find out more »
Join us for our 2016 Annual Benefit & Art Auction, which will be held at the National Arts Club, an historic landmarked site. The celebratory evening at this Gramercy Park mansion will include cocktails and gourmet hors d’oeuvres, a silent and live auction featuring work by acclaimed artists, and much more.Find out more »
Turn over a new leaf and explore our 2016 Winter Classes! Come to our Open House for a peek at what the season has to offer. The event will feature artist demonstrations in our Printshop and Bindery. Schedule: 11:30pm: Printing demo with Roni Gross 12pm: Bookbinding demo with Jennifer Verbit 12:30pm: Printing demo with Rich O'Russa - CBA T-shirts 1pm: Bookbinding demo with Celine Lombardi - Leather onlay Classes start up mid-January, and registration is ongoing. Check out our full…Find out more »