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Art of the Book Symposium

March 15, 2014 | Art of the Book Symposium

Puget Sound Book Artists, in association with the Northwest Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers and the Book Arts Guild is pleased to host a one day symposium dedicated to the Art of the Book. The symposium is being held in conjunction with the Guild of Book Workers Horizon Exhibit which will be on display at Collins Library, University  Read more...

UPS and PLU, Tacoma 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Johanna Drucker, keynote speaker

March 20, 2014 | Johanna Drucker, keynote speaker

"Rule-bound and Unruly: Ephemeral Documents and Conditional Texts" is Johanna Drucker's keynote speech for the Society for Textual Scholarship’s International Interdisciplinary Conference held at UW. The concept of the fluid text, long a crucial part of traditional bibliography, is challenged by the conditions in which networked and digit  Read more...

BAG Lecture

Word Play exhibit with Sandra Kroupa

April 24, 2014 | Word Play exhibit with Sandra Kroupa

"Word Play: Artists' Books in Conversation" will give BAG members an opportunity to see the newest book arts exhibition in Special Collections. Sandra will talk about the exhibit, highlight specific pieces & show other selected works [new & old] from the Collection. Included are dozens of artists' books using text in imaginative & extrao  Read more...

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Folding Paper Exhibit

5.16.14 - 9.21.14 | Folding Paper Exhibit

Folding Paper: the Inifinite Possibilities of Origami explores the history and evolution of paper folding. Over 140 works by 45 master folders from around the world—from countries as diverse as Japan, the United States, Uruguay, and Russia—showcase the power of origami and its modern-day application in the field of engineering, design, fa  Read more...

Bellevue Arts Museum 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Suzanne Moore & The St. john's Bible

May 18, 2014 | Suzanne Moore & The St. john's Bible

Suzanne Moore will give a special presentation on illuminating the St. John's Bible, with two volumes of the Heritage edition on display. The Saint John’s Bible is the first handwritten, illuminated Bible to have been created in 500 years. Commissioned in 1998 by Saint John’s Abbey and University in Collegeville, Minnesota, to mark the tu  Read more...