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Live speaking in the flesh

Though I’m clearly more comfortable in print. Talking in public! In Williamsburg this weekend! With the amazing Angie Waller! Sarah Nicholls will be discussing her book Phosphorescent Face Highlighter that incorporates found text from sources such as Adolf Loos, The Landmark Forum, … Continue reading

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I’m bored.

Don’t even start with that “Only boring people are bored” crap. I went from frantic overwork to enforced home confinement. The rush of relief from having some time off is starting to wear off. Damn slow moving weather event! Weather.com … Continue reading

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Center for Book Arts Benefit Auction

I’ve been working on this event for the past two month, and it’s almost here. This Wednesday, April 4th at 6pm is the Center for Book Arts Annual Benefit and Auction. There will be lovely food, lovely music, lovely company … Continue reading

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Fine & Dirty

Fine & Dirty: Contemporary Letterpress Art opens on January 18th at the Center for Book Arts here in NYC. That’s Wednesday! Organized by Betty Bright and Jeff Rathermel, Minnesota Center for Book Arts The practice of letterpress printing incorporates craft … Continue reading

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Good relationships are also made slowly.

The commitment to make an immutable, finite set of bound pages can lodge a protest against the tyranny of time, and its mechanistic sidekick, timeliness. To make books by hand is to opt for slowness, rumination, patience, commitment to ideals, … Continue reading

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On view.

This opened last week; organized by a lovely woman I met at Penland a few years ago. Barton Art Galleries at Barton College 704A College Street Wilson, NC 27893 ________________________________________ August 22        Barton Art Galleries presents II Libro: The Art … Continue reading

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Multiple, Limited, Unique

There’s hammering and shouting in the background as I type this! Interns and staff are frantically installing summer exhibitions here at work. More books (and other things) are on display at the Center for Book Arts starting tomorrow night than … Continue reading

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