Altered Book and Book Arts Show
April 20, 2013 – May 25, 2013
Reception: April 20, 5-7 pm
April 20, 4-5 pm, Opening talk with Mary Austin of the San Francisco Center for the Book
April 26, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, Spoken Word Event featuring Marin Teens in collaboration with the Marin County Free Library
May 10, 6:30-7:30 pm, Juror Talk by Donna Seager of the Seager Gray Gallery
May 25, 5-7:30 pm, Live Auction Closing Party
Come see the work of over 100 Bay Area artists who make use of old, discarded books to create unique “book art objects” including collage, mixed media, handmade artist books, book sculpture, jewelry, book boxes, hanging mobiles and “altered books”.
This popular show opens Saturday, April 20 with a reception 5-7 pm
All works are offered in a 5 week long SILENT AUCTION running from April 20 through May 25. Show closes with a Live Auction Closing Party on Saturday, May 25 (5-7:30 pm)
100% of the proceeds go to support MarinMOCA’s programs and activities. Don’t miss this eclectic, highly creative show. It is full of whimsy and humor as well as some serious art work by many well known Bay Area artists.
MarinMOCA thanks Beso Restaurant, Ravenswood Winery, Tavola Italian Kitchen, and Polly Ann Bakery for their generous donations and support of this event.