Sunday, June 14, 2015

PSBA Members' Exhibition


Do you live in the Pacific Northwest or are you planning a visit during the months of June or July? If so, be sure to check out Puget Sound Book Artists’ Fifth Annual Members’ Exhibition. The exhibit is held in Collins Library on the campus of the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington and features 44 handmade books by 28 different artists. Puget Sound Book Artists (PSBA) is a non-profit organization comprised of professionals and amateurs from all quarters of book, paper, and printing arts. For more information about PSBA check out their blog:  http://blogs.pugetsound.edu/pugetsoundbookartists/   Currently two NORBAG members are also members of PSBA. This exhibition will run through July 30. To check on the hours for Collins Library visit the website at: http://www.pugetsound.edu/academics/academic-resources/collins-memorial-library/. Scroll down for a sample of some of the books in the exhibition.

Collins Library
One of the display cases
Monsters & Beasts by Gabby Cooksey, winner of the Collins Library Award
Smoke by Lynn Skordal, winner of the Curator's Award
Circle or Zero by Mari Eckstein Gower, winner of the award for Excellence
The Studio Illustrated Magazine by An Gates
Pencils by Elizabeth Walsh
Token by Deborah Greenwood
Small Migrations by Gina Pisello
Knock on Wood by MalPina Chan
Tine Language by Gina Pisello
Empire Builder by Chandler O'Leary
Thanksgiving 1959 by An Gates
Bridge 2 by Kim Izenman
Alpha Bravo Charlie by Bonnie Julien
Our Family by Lynn Skordal
PSBA 5th Anniversary Book with individual pages by members

















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