The View From Here

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 09:30
The View from Here: Artist Cooperative at Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, MN

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) boasts a vibrant and active community of working artists who make up its Artist Cooperative.  At present 18 artists call the studios at MCBA home to their working practices.  From the traditional crafts of papermaking, letterpress printing, and bookbinding, to non-traditional art-making and self-publishing techniques, MCBA supports the limiteless creative evolution of book arts.  Each individual perspective to answer the question, "What is a book artist?" In this selection of art works, the viewer will experience the possibility, the vocabulary, and the vision that is Minnesota Center for Book Arts.

Participating artists are Laura Andrews, Laura Brown, Wendy Fernstrum, TJ (Tari) Goerlitz, Georgia Greeley, Marvel Gregoire, Jes Lee, Erin Maurelli, Sarah Peters, Regula Russelle, Cathy Ryan, CB Sherlock, Richard Stephens, Ioana Stoian, and Annie Walsh.