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Julie Chen 30-Year Retrospective

2.20.17 - 6.30.17 | Julie Chen 30-Year Retrospective

Every Moment of a Book: Three Decades of Work by Julie Chen,celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Julie’s Flying Fish Press, and Julie’s gift of her archive to the Book Arts Collection. Every of Julie's editioned pieces will be on display, along with selected archival material demonstrating the works' evoluiton and production. An accompanying catalog, Reading the Object: Three Decades of Books by Julie Chen has been published by Mills College, featuring essays by Sandra Kroupa, Kathleen Walkup, and Julie Chen. The exhibit is curated by Sandra Kroupa.  Read more...

BAG Lecture

David Wolske's Morphology

June 22, 2017 | David Wolske's Morphology

David Wolske pushes the medium of printmaking in exciting new ways, urging it to interact with different technologies and experimenting with the different possibilities….The clean lines and simple shapes of his letters and words belie a complex approach to image making. —Nora Burnett Abrams, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver In M  Read more...

BAG Workshop

Abstract Tactics for Letterpress

June 24, 2017 | Abstract Tactics for Letterpress

Letterpress artist David Wolske teaches Abstract Tactics for Letterpress. Learn techniques and strategies to create an almost infinite variety of dynamic abstract compositions from just a handful of type and a few cans of ink. Using a variety of letterpress printing methods and tools we will investigate the vast potential hidden within fo  Read more...