Kate Cheney Chappell 83 Center for Book Arts

Bound Together III: USM Book Arts

Bound Together III: USM Book Arts
April 7-30, 2016
Opening Reception: Thursday April 7, 5-7pm
Portland Public Library
5 Monument Square

An exhibition of artists' books created by students in USM’s Art 341 The Visual Book 2: Historical Influences in Contemporary Artist's Books, and members of the Kate Cheney Chappell '83 Center for Book Arts Critique Group. There are approximately 50 books in the exhibition, each emphasizing the relationship between content and form.

 

Hypatia of Alexandria

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Artist: Bessie Smith Moulton
Title: Hypatia of Alexandria, Egypt, Before Her Time
Medium: Collage, cyanotypes, cut paper, acrylic and watercolor original drawings, handwriting
Box Construction: Scott Mullenberg
Photo Credit: Luc Demer

 

Kathleen Bender

Artist: Kathleen Bender '96
Title: Big Bang
Medium: Paste print on Kozo paper, lotus fold accordion book

Kathleen Bender

Artist: Kathleen Bender '96
Title: String Theory
Medium: Gelatin print on rag paper, embroidery thread, lotus fold in a book fold case