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Julie Chen & Books on the Move

Julie Chen & Books on the Move

BAG Lecture

February 26, 2012 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

“Books on the Move, the Interactive Artists’ Books of Julie Chen” will be a presentation by Julie on Sunday February 26, 2012 from 3:00-5:00 pm.  Julie is noted for her use of pop-up, movables and interactive structures in her work.  This presentation will highlight her inspiration, design concepts, working techniques and challenges.  As part of the series of presentations tied to the exhibition, Merry Company, Julie will provide a modern book artists’ view of an historic book making practice.  Handmade pop-up and movables are alive in well in artists’ books throughout the country. 

Julie Chen teaches at Mills College in the MFA Writing/Book Arts program and has run Flying Fish for 25 years.  Her work is collected throughout the United States and all over the world.  She exhibits, lectures and teaches regularly.


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