Three Memphis College of Art students were chosen to participate in the In, On or Of Paper exhibition at the Paper Circle Gallery, Ohio’s Premiere Center for Paper and Book Arts. This exhibition was juried by prominent book artist Eileen Wallace and will include work from students Emily Chaplain, Evan Hoffman, and Josh Orr. [...]
Bill Stewart of Vamp & Tramp book sellers lecture at MCA in conjunction with the exhibition Revealed Terrain: Landscape in Contemporary Book Arts curated by Cynthia Thompson at the Brooks Museum. CLICK HERE for more information about Vamp & Tramp book sellers.
Select students from Design Systems 6, book arts and papermaking were chosen to participate in the Here and There exhibition by Professor Thompson and Professor Chioffi. The exhibition will be held at the Galler at Montclair State University in New Jersey. For this exhibition students from MCA have collaborated with students from Montclair. The following [...]
In conjunction with the exhibition Professor Thompson curated at the Brooks Museum, Revealed Terrain: Landscape in Contemporary Artists Books, a private viewing for her Book Arts Class and Professsor Chioffi’s Design Class was scheduled. During this viewing Professor Thompson explored page by page works by Lesley Dill, Karen Kunc and Vija Celmins. The exhibition runs [...]
Revealed Terrain: Landscape in Contemporary Artists Books “There is an eternal landscape, a geography of the soul; we search for its outlines all our lives.” —Josephine Hart (1942–2011). Irish-born British Author. The landscape of book arts and design is ever expanding in the areas of technology and information, language and voice, and audience and [...]