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Julie Chen

Julie Chen

BAG Lecture

April 23, 2009 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BOOK LEARNING, a presentation by Julie Chen at Suzzallo Library, University of Washington.

Julie Chen is the proprietor of Flying Fish Press, Berkeley, CA and has been a book artist for over 20 years.  Julie is internationally known for her innovative use of text, structure and concept in her edition books, especially for her creative pop-ups.  Her work can be found in major libraries around the world, including the Book Arts Collection at the University of Washington.  Having graduated from Mills College with an MFA in Book Arts at the beginning of her career, she has been teaching in that same program for many years.

Julie participates in national conferences, teaches throughout the United States and lectures frequently.  Julie has spoken to the Book Arts Guild several times in the last 20 years and has done workshops here where she has been one of our most popular teachers.  We are pleased to welcome her back.

Presented by The Book Arts Guild and Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries.