Presented by: The Center for Book Arts, The Guild of Book Workers, Designers & Books
You are invited to celebrate the 110th anniversary of the founding of Futurism and also publication of a facsimile of Fortunato Depero’s groundbreaking artist’s book, Depero Futurista — also known as the Bolted Book.
Monday, March 4
At the Center for Book Arts
28 West 27th Street (between Broadway and 6th Avenue)
Doors open at: 6:00pm
Program begins at: 6:30pm
Refreshments will be served
Steven Heller is the co-chair and co-founder of the SVA MFA Design / Designer as Author + Entrepreneur program and is the author, co-author, or editor of more than 170 design books. Full bio link.
Raffaele Bedarida is Assistant Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art History at Cooper Union specializing in art, politics, and cultural diplomacy between Italy and the United States in the twentieth century. Full bio link.
Those not able attend the program can pledge for a copy of the facsimile, the reader’s guide, and the custom display stand using this link and pledging on the “Pledge US $127 or more: Bolted Book Affiliate #1 Special” reward tier.