1991 Spring/Summer Faculty Show

Support for the Center for Book Arts’ visual arts programming is provided, in part, by the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Exhibition Checklist:

Carol  Barton


Tunnel Map

Douglas  Beube

(1990) Found book, glass, tempera, paper

Electronic Voodoo (from performance)
(1987) Found book, pins, feathers

Galileo: The Discovery of Two Great Worlds (But Not for Your Eyes)
(1987) Found book, razor blades, wax, acrylic

Seduction of Empty Words
(1990) Found book, tempera, mousetraps

Susan  Bohm

(1987) Dyed cotton pulp, cast of hand cut letter forms and found objects; Series of 3

(1988) Dyed cotton pulp, cast of hand cut letter forms and found objects

I saw a Bumpersticker saying: I love Life
(1986) Letterpress, embossed

Six Poems
(1986) Letterpress, wood and linocuts

Virginia  Buchan

Kitchen Table / Crazed Sewing

Vellum Basket Sewing

Kathy  Caraccio

No Title
(1990) 1987-1990; 16 water based wood block prints on Washi

Ted  Clausen

Untitled (“for the common good”)

Henrik  Drescher

(1989) Poote Press; letterpress

Timothy C.  Ely





(1989) monoprint

Anita Lynn  Forgach

Legends of Deities and Celestial Beings, The
Etching on handmade paper

Silenced Tongues
Etching on handmade paper

Sun in the Tree, The
Etching on handmade paper

Christy  Hale

Tamed Goose, The
(1990) Poems by Eammon Wall, linocuts by Christy Hale

Gloria  Helfgott

Arabian Nights
(1990) Inks, metallic threads, copper hardware loth, leather covered boards (Courtesy Ted Cronin)

(1990) Handmade Indian watercolor paper, sand, graphite, egg shells, linen thread, ink, concertina binding, leather covered boards, nickel washers

Scrap Book
(1989) Handmade paper, cotton embroidery threads, acrylic paint, linen cord, leather covered wood boards

Edward H.  Hutchins

(1990) Wood, paper & cotton pulp in corked bottle

State Plates
(1990) Colored cast cotton fiber, lamp cahin binding

Judith  Ivry

A Father’s Legacy to his Daughters, by the Late Dr. Gregory
All pages deacidified, washed, resized and mended. Sewn on recessed cords using original sewing stations. Period marbled edges. Full sprinkled calf over laced boards, blind tooled Cambridge panels, blind tooled spine panels, morocco label. Cloth chemise and leather edged slipcase with marbled paper sides.

Affaires De Coeur, Text of Paul Morand
1934. “Flexible” sewing on 5 cords, laced in boards, marbled ends. Gold tooled diaper pattern on Oasis goat, blind tooled title. Silk lined dropback box.

All the works of John Taylor The Water Poet
1973 Scholar Press Facsimile of 1630 edition. Sewn packed on 5 alum tawed thongs, laced pasteboards. Blind tooled hide covers, gold tooled title on spine.

Aquarelle and Zeichnugen
Sewn on linen tapes, double tiered silk endbands, tongue and slot construction. Leather over boards, leather onlays, gold tooling. Double tray fold down drop back box, cloth covered four flap folder.

God’s Country and my people
Sewn on single cords, worked double tiered endbands, full leather binding, Oasis onlays, gold tooling, fitted cloth chemise. Paper covered slipcase with leather edging

Jerry  Kelly

Devil’s Thoughts, The, Text of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Daniel  Kelm

1991, Religio-Scientifica
1st state working model, English Yew box (work in progress)

(1990) 1st state working model for collaboration with Timothy C. Ely

Thistles and Thorns
(1987) Goatskin binding, cast paper cover panel (collaboration with Elizabeth Solomon)

Susan  King

Lessonsfrom the South

Say See Bone, Lessonsfrom French

Nora  Ligorano

I Am Legend

Blank model of full leather tight back binding on three double raised cords

Ruth  Lingen

(1989) Poote Press; letterpress

Joan  Lyons

Gynecologist, The

Nick  Marchetti

Wind in the Willow
(1981) Edge gilding

Alison  Marek

TV Stars
(1990) Pencil on paper

Barbara  Mauriello

Icones Plantarum

More Gaudy Nights
(1988) Mixed media; gouache, crayon paintings, gold tooling, and collage with a concertina binding. Housed in a box.

Paper Quilts
(1979) Quilt patterns on handmade paper

Scott L.  McCarney

Alphabook 3
(1986) Die-cut duplex, hand assembled

(1981) Offset broadside

In Case of Emergency
(1984) Offset and die-cut; Courtesy of Museum of Modern Art

Memory Loss
(1988) Four colors offset on 65# Mohawk Superfine Cover, accordion fold, glued into black embossed covers. Hand assembled by the artist.

Safety in Numbers
(1986) Offset, hand cut & bound

(1982) Sewn and hand cut paper

Mark  McMurray

Bruce Rogers Selected Letters

Lost & Found, Text by Daniel Berrigan

Roses, Text by Diane Wakoski

Richard  Minsky

Holy Terror: Andy Warhol Close Up
(1991) Text by Bob Colacello. Case binding, computer ink-jet on primed canvas, acrylic, diamonds

Lois  Morrison

Mound Man & Ste. O

Ste. Ostrich in Manhattan

Lois  Morrison & Julie Chen

Ste. Ostrich in Manhattan

Carole  Naggar

Book of Icarus

Book of Sand

Anna  Pinto

Duras Quote
(1990) Text of Marguerite Duras, Italic calligraphy in black ink, gold powder and leaf on Fabriano paper

Susan  Rostow

Oil Spills


Star Fish

Star Fish III

Miriam  Schaer

Alpha Lumina

Jungle Book

Wedding March

Susan Joy  Share

Child’s Play
(1990) Acrylic painted bookboard and cloth base, photo and paper collage pages. BOOKS


In Foreign Trade
(1990) Board signatures sewn to cotton tapes, acrylic on paper, etchings, xeroxes, snaps. BOOKS

Topographic Release

Value of Goods, The
(1990) Board signatures sewn to cotton tapes, acrylic on photos, shredded money, snaps. BOOKS

Robbin Ami  Silverberg

(1990) Linen & cotton paper pulp painting

Room of Heather
(1990) Linen & cotton paper pulp painting

Carol  Sturm

Autumn Variations

Overdue Pilgramage to Nova Scotia

Pyramids & Sphynxes

Some Opposites

To Shape a Song

Griselda  Warr

Box of Cubes

Shadow Man Photos

Trout Fishing

Carol  Wax

Grandpa’s Microscope
(1983) Mezzotint

Greensleeves I
(1988) Mezzotint

Greensleeves II
(1988) Mezzotint

Party Line
(1990) Mezzotint

Remington Noiseless
(1986) Mezzotint

(1989) Mezzotint

Paul  Wong

(1987) Handmade paper

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