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[BKARTS] Reminder: Paul Johnson in New England

A Suitcase Full of Pop-Up Books

A Lecture by Paul Johnson
Sunday July 30, 2006
3:00 pm
Free and open to the public.

Brickbottom Artists Building, Gallery
Somerville, MA

Watch Paul Johnson pull a library's worth of books from a single suitcase!
He'll talk about the endless power of the book as an aesthetic,
architectural form and its special fascination for children of all ages.
This lecture is sponsored by the New England Chapter of the Guild of Book
Workers and hosted by the Brickbottom Artists Association.

About the presenter:
Paul Johnson is internationally recognized for his pioneering work in
developing literacy through the book arts, and as a paper and book artist.
Author of over fifteen titles including A Book of One's Own,
Literacy through the Book Arts and Pop-up Paper Engineering, he directed the
Book Art Project at Manchester Metropolitan University (UK) until recently.
His work is in the collections of the Cooper- Hewitt Museum in New York, the
National Gallery, the Library of Congress, the University of California at
Berkley and Yale University, among other institutions. Paul resides in
Manchester, England, and presents workshops internationally. He exhibits
widely and has been elected to the UK Craft Council's select index of
British designer-makers.

Directions to Brickbottom can be found online at: www.brickbottom.org.

Questions? Email Jeff Altepeter at jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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