The Quigley Gallery, part of Clarke University’s Art Department, is showcasing a selection of works from Silver Buckle Press until September 27, 2012.
Silver Buckle Press is a working museum of letterpress printing dedicated to preserving the craft of fine printing through educational programming, publications, exhibitions and tours. The Silver Buckle Press collection of books, wood and metal type, presses, and printing equipment is part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries.
The press is located on the second floor of Memorial Library. To schedule a tour or to learn more about the press’ collection, visit the Silver Buckle Press website.
Elsewhere on the web:
Listen to Tracy Honn, director, discuss Silver Buckle Press on Wisconsin Public Radio’s To The Best of Our Knowledge.
Silver Buckle Press is a featured stop in the Design*Sponge Madison City Guide.
The Library as Incubator Project takes a tour of the press.