Title

Fit to be Bound in New York

Document Type

Presentation

Date

5-8-2010

Keywords

Bookbinding, book arts, artist's books, conservation, New York

Disciplines

Art Practice | Book and Paper

Description/Abstract

In this illustrated lecture Peter D. Verheyen, bookbinder and head of preservation at Syracuse University Bird Library, will discuss the book arts as practiced in New York state over the past 100 years. Topics included the training required to become a binder, the types of materials used, the growth of book arts organizations and "centers," and a look into the future.

FittoBeBound-EversonMuseum_5-8-2010.pdf (1589 kB)
PowerPoint slides in PDF format to accompany talk

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License
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