The Center is embracing redefining and challenging ourselves as we champion book art, artists, and enthusiasts. We ask for your support for this vital work by donating or becoming a member today.

Become a Member

The book arts are a powerful bridge among communities. Your support makes a huge impact for us, whether it’s $5 per month or $1200 per year, every dollar helps us to uplift book arts and book artists and provide free and pay-as-you-wish programming all year round.

Sustain our endeavors to promote active and accessible explorations of artistic practices related to the book as an art object and become a member today!

(student memberships and institutional memberships are available by


As the first non-profit arts organization of its kind, we are extremely proud of the impact that the Center for Book Arts has on the lives of artists, writers, students, and art lovers of all kinds. Your donation to the Center will strengthen our courses, exhibitions, readings, presentations, and opportunities for visual and literary artists. We do not charge for exhibitions and we attempt to keep our classes affordable. Your contribution to the Center is an investment in the next generation of book arts practitioners and a commitment to keep book arts available and affordable. Make your gift to the Center for Book Arts today!

Interested in planned giving? Establish your book arts legacy by designating a gift to the Center for Book Arts with the addition of just one sentence to your will or trust. Contact Emily Miranker at

The Center for Book Arts is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding for the Center for Book Arts Visual Arts and Literary programs is provided by the New York State Council on the Arts.

28 West 27th St, 3rd Fl
New York, NY 10001

Mon-Fri 11am-4pm

Please note, our gallery is temporarily closed to the public and will reopen at a limited capacity on October 9th, 2020

View holiday closings