Poetry & Prints
Building on the success of last years Sketchbook Collective workshops and exhibit, The fourth annual Handmade & Bound Nashville festival will begin with the opening of the gallery exhibition Poetry & Prints in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film.
Poetry & Prints showcases handmade books inspired by the art of Vasily Kandinsky, a pioneer in works of abstraction. The show is the culmination of a series of community workshops conducted by local book artists, poets, prinmakers and Watkins Community Education . The exhibition features the handmade books showcasing the poetry and prints created by workshop participants as well as those from local artists, and other professionals answering our call for entries.
Participants will be recognized at the exhibition’s opening reception on Friday, October 3, from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Brownlee O. Currey Gallery. Then, join us on Saturday October 4, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the day long celebration of book, paper, print making and more!!
For questions about the project or about the Handmade & Bound festival contact Mary Beth Harding at (615) 277-7456 or email@example.com or Lisa Williams at (615)277-7440 or firstname.lastname@example.org Works of art will be returned after the exhibition’s run.
Poetry & Prints is funded in part by a MetroArts ArtsAccess Grant.
Handmade & Bound Nashville 2014 is presented by the librarians and staff of Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, the Watkins Community Education department.