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BAG Lecture

Chandler O'Leary & Jessica Spring

May 29, 2014 | Chandler O'Leary & Jessica Spring

The "Dead Feminists" series is a collaboration between Chandler O'Leary of Anagram Press and Jessica Spring of Springtide Press. The series features quotes by historical feminists, tied in with current political and social issues. Each broadside is letterpress printed from hand-drawn lettering and illustrations. The limited-edition series  Read more...

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Puget Sound Book Artists Exhibition

6.5.14 - 7.31.14 | Puget Sound Book Artists Exhibition

Puget Sound Book Artists (PSBA) will open their 4th annual members’ exhibit with a public reception and Awards for Excellence celebration on Thursday, June 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit, featuring 57 handmade books by 39 artists from the Puget Sound area and beyond, will be held at Collins Memorial Library on the University of Puget Sou  Read more...

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Ink This! Contemporary NW Print Arts

6.7.14 - 10.19.14 | Ink This! Contemporary NW Print Arts

Explore the thriving and diverse world of contemporary print arts in the Northwest! Ink This! features approximately 85 works of art and dozens of talented Northwest print artists. Works in the exhibition showcase many printmaking techniques, including letterpress, and book artists, several of whom are Book Arts Guild members. Artists in  Read more...

Tacoma Art Museum 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Russian Children's Book Exhibit

6.30.14 - 10.24.14 | Russian Children's Book Exhibit

This exhibition in Special Collections, curated by Pamela K. Harer, brings together rare and scarce Russian children’s books from early in the 20th century and represents some of the most striking book design and illustration known to the field. Most of the books included date from between the two World Wars, during the period of the Rus  Read more...

BAG Lecture

Laura Russell & Book Power Redux

July 31, 2014 | Laura Russell & Book Power Redux

Artist books can be a powerful vehicle for social change and activism. Join Laura Rusell for a trunk show of "Book Power Redux", the international juried exhibition addressing social and political issues currently on display at 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland and traveling to the University of Puget Sound Collins Library from August 5 - Octobe  Read more...