“Single Voice, Many Hands: The Nature of Vision and Collaboration in Contemporary Book Arts”
Thursday, Apri 10, 2014 at 4:30 pm
Neilson Library Browsing Room, Smith College
Mark Dimunation, Chief of the Rare Book & Special Collections Division of the Library of Congress, will deliver the inaugural Enid Mark Lecture in the Book Arts. This is a new annual lecture series at Smith College, in memory of the life and artistic work of Enid Epstein Mark, Smith class of 1954. Ms. Mark created limited edition artist books starting in the 1980s until shortly before her death in 2008. She collaborated with many New England printers and bookbinders. A reception will follow.
This is a double-page spread from THE INCONSTANT MOON, designed & illustrated by Enid. Her collaborators: type set at Golgonooza Letter Foundry; text printed by Art Larson; illustrations printed by Tim Sheesley (upstate NY); binding design by David Bourbeau, bound by him, Barbara Blumenthal, & Daniel Gehnrich.
For more information: http://www.smith.edu/libraries/info/news/mark-dimunation