Canberra Craft Bookbinders’ Guild
The World of Small Books
With special thanks to Stephen Byrne UK and Jim Brogan USA for allowing some of their collections to travel across the seas
Mezzanine Gallery, Civic Library
London Circuit, Canberra City
Mon – Fri 10.00am – 5.30pm ● Sat: 10.00am – 4.00pm
9 February – 25 March 2017
CRAFT ACT: CRAFT AND DESIGN CENTRE
In association with 2017 Australian National Conference of Bookbinders
The best work of international bookbinders paired with the best work of Australia’s established bookbinders and ‘rising stars’ to change perceptions
about the craft of bookbinding and to demonstrate how traditional craft skills can be used to produce dynamic and vibrant contemporary works.
An exhibition of recent works by Canberra Craft Bookbinders’ Guild members at Canberra Civic Library – Mezzanine Gallery.
33 works of fine, contemporary, sculptural, challenging hand bookbinding
Download Guild 16 Catalogue 7MB
The exhibition runs from Thursday 25 August – Saturday 17 September.
Civic Library opening hours – Monday to Friday 10am – 5.30pm Saturday 10am to 4pm
The 9th AICCM Book, Paper and Photographic Materials Symposium in Canberra.
Event – 10th – 12th October 2016 at the National Gallery of Australia. Details
Workshops being held as an adjunct to the symposium. Details
Congratulations to members Caren Florance, Eva Schroeder and Terence Uren who have been shortlisted for the 2016 Libris Awards.
August 27 – October 16, 2016 exhibition dates.
Sat August 27, 2016 awards event and announcement of winners.
Link Artspace Mackay
Exhibition runs until 11 December.
Be sure to get along to this exhibition. Allow plenty of time to view all the works.
Sure to inspire.
Congratulations to the curator Robyn Foster, all the artists and everyone involved in bringing it to Canberra.