Tini Miura Book Arts Lecture in Los Angeles March 10
- FYI- Forwarded from the Yahoo Bookbinding List.
The Los Angeles Book Arts Center is pleased to invite you to a talk by
world renowned binder, Tini Miura, whose works are found in royal
collections, museums, libraries and private collections throughout the
world. She will discuss the history of marbled paper and her use of it
her custom fine bindings.
This free lecture will take place on March 10, 2005, at New Roads High
School, which is located at 3131 W. Olympic Boulevard in Santa Monica.
talk will begin promptly at 7:00 PM. Free parking is available.
Miura has bookbinding studios in Japan and Long Beach. She has had
than forty exhibits on three continents. Five books have been
her bindings and design, and she has also been featured in several
television documentaries and numerous magazine and newspaper articles.
The Los Angeles Book Arts Center is a creative, intellectual and
resource for artists, collectors, dealers, curators and all individuals
interested in the book and paper arts. It is the center's mission to
as a network and clearinghouse for information, education and
This is being accomplished through networking, workshops, lectures,
publications, exhibitions and outreach. Our commitment is to build a
community as well as to further individual pursuits in the book and
The Los Angeles Book Arts Center (LABAC) was founded in September 2002.
Open meetings, hosted lectures, classes and continuous online
groups all contribute to building a strong book arts community in Los
Angeles. We offer the broadest possible range of classes in the book
drawing and calligraphy, paste papers and monoprints, book structures
all types, cases and boxes, and everything between and beyond. The
Angeles Book Arts Center is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit corporation.
Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
For additional information on this lecture or the Los Angeles Book Arts
Center, please contact Lisa Deutsch at (310) 657-2616 or
Please visit our website at www.LABookArts.com.