Category Archives: Events

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 From historic woodcuts and previously unpublished manuscripts to laser cut bindings and experimental structures, the work in this exhibition expands our understanding of the book as an art […]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 […]

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 […]

Magic Books class, Cleveland, OH

[ July 8, 2017 to July 9, 2017. ]

Magic Books, Saturday and Sunday July 8-9 10am – 4pm, at the Morgan Conservatory, Cleveland, OH. In this two-day workshop, students will explore a number of book structures which have elements that appear and disappear when the structures are manipulated. Various books ranging from a single-sheet book to 2- and 3-dimensional flexagons to magic wallets […]

Our House, diorama project

[ June 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017. ]

I have made a diorama that I am calling the “unthroned” room for the Our House diorama project at Home Ec Workshop, 424 E. Jefferson Street, Iowa City, IA USA. Volunteer makers will provide dioramas to be stacked to make a multi-roomed house. The house will be on display for the month of June. There […]