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Puget Sound Book Artists' Opening

June 9, 2016 | Puget Sound Book Artists' Opening

All are invited to an opening reception for the Puget Sound Book Artists Sixth Annual Members' Exhibition, 5:00-7:30 pm. Recipients of the Collins Library Awards, the Curator’s Choice Award, and the Recognition of Excellence Award to be announced at 6:30 p.m. The exhibit encompasses huge variations: from traditional codex-bound books, to  Read more...

BAG Lecture

JUST ONE LOOK Exhibit in Context

June 9, 2016 | JUST ONE LOOK Exhibit in Context

Inspiration & Vision: Just One Look in Context Of the 30 artists in the exhibition "Just One Look", 26 are artists who have been collected by the Book Arts Collection for decades. From those 26 artists, 585 artists' books are represented in the Collection. This is another opportunity to see the exhibition, as well as a few selected exampl  Read more...

BAG Workshop

Binding with Carolina Veenstra

June 12, 2016 | Binding with Carolina Veenstra

Fexible Sewn-in Covers class This modern version of some historical bindings has many useful applications. Thin board covers are sewn in (along) with the other signatures using an unsupported link stitch. (This is the same workshop that Carolina taught last fall. If you previously took the workshop, you can practice the stitching and exp  Read more...

BAG Meeting

Wanderlust Trunk Show from 23 Sandy

June 27, 2016 | Wanderlust Trunk Show from 23 Sandy

WANDERLUST is an international juried exhibition of book art exploring the desire to travel, or the drive to discover and document place. Wanderlust is a word that can mean many things. It's a German word, made from "wandern," which means walking, as in to take a walk, and "Lust," desire. It can also mean a strong desire to travel or disc  Read more...