Author Archives: Emily

Animation Exhibit

[ February 1, 2018; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]

Desdemona: In Her Own Words, a stop motion animation will be screened at CSPS Hall, 1103 3rd St. S.E. Cedar Rapids, IA 52401, starting February 1 and continuing through February 25, 2018.

Hertzog Competition Winners

[ February 18, 2018 to April 18, 2018. ]    

The 2018 Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design winner is Sara Langworthy of Iowa City, Iowa for her design of Naturans Naturata (2017) by Sara Langworthy. The judges also selected Black Rock Press, as the first runner-up for the entry titled Selected Durations by David Abel, Black Rock Press, Reno, Nevada, […]

Bird In Hand

[ December 12, 2017 to January 26, 2018. ]

My binding and my print of a starling will be included in the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers exhibit of the collected books from their most recent print exchange at the University of the Arts, 333 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA.

Into The Fold exhibit

[ November 25, 2017 to January 6, 2018. ]

Into The Fold: a Survey of the Contemporary field of Book Art is an exhibit with a focus on collaborative editions produced in the state of Florida. From historic woodcuts and previously unpublished manuscripts to laser cut bindings and experimental structures, the work in this exhibition expands our understanding of the book as an art […]

Exhibit of Feed Sack Books

[ January 2, 2018 to April 15, 2018. ]

My binding will be included in an exhibit of designer bindings of Linzee Kull McCray’s book Feed Sacks: The Colourful History of a Frugal Fabric at the Iowa Quilt Museum, 68 E. Court Street, Winterset, IA. My binding uses vintage feed sack fabrics and the Criss-Cross binding developed by Anne Goy. The exhibit will include […]

UK Workshop: The Exquisite Corpse

[ November 30, -0001; 12:00 am; ]   

In the early part of the 20th century a group of Surrealists played a parlour game called Consequences where each player writes or draws on a piece of paper, folds it, and passes it on for further contributions. The game, initially done for fun, soon revealed its enriching and creative side.

The name for the game […]

King Leer project

My newest project is a series of puppets to be released as King Leer: a tragedy in five puppets. The first three are completed, the last two are in development.

Desdemona animation in CBA exhibit, NYC

[ July 12, 2017 to September 23, 2017. ]

My animation, along with the artist’s book In Her Own Words, the Desdemona animation puppet and her magnet word lines will be on view at The Center for Book Arts, 28 W. 27th, 3d floor; New York, NY, USA from July 12 to September 23. There is a reception Wednesday, July 12 and an artists’ […]

Solstice Book Fair

[ June 22, 2017; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]

NEW LOCATION: Solstice Book Fair, Iowa City, IA

[ June 22, 2017; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]

I will be showing (and selling) my artist’s books and prints at this book fair during the upcoming RBMS meeting. This book fair is free and open to the public. The book fair will be held at the Masonic Building, 312 E. College St. Iowa City.

Solstice Book Fair (SBF) is a one day […]