BookOpolis and Miniature Book Collection
- Asheville BookWorks Co-op announces, Memory Palaces, a collection of 15 miniature artist books housed in a handmade vessel. There are two ways to become the happy owner of this extraordinary collection of artists' books.
One complete edition will be raffled at the 2010 BookOpolis Exhibition reception on September 24th, 2010. Tickets are on sale for $10, and may be purchased on-line at http://www.ashevillebookworks.com/co-op/small-book-exchange/.
In addition, one complete edition of Memory Palaces is available for sale! If you are interested in purchasing this edition please contact BookWorks, 828-255-8444 to speak with Laurie.
All proceeds from the raffle and sale of Memory Palaces will benefit the Artist Residency Program. BookWorks awards up to two $1000 residencies each year to artists working in the book form. BookWorks studios offer equipment and technical support in paper making, binding, letterpress and printmaking.
For your viewing pleasure, here are links to see the 15 miniature books in this edition (double click on image to see detail)
and a view of the ark-type vessel they are housed in
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Many thanks for your support and consideration.
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