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A Winter Walk through the Artists’ Book Collection

December 8, 2008 – January 31, 2009

endgrainWords and images describing the frosty mountain air, crystalline formation of ice, sparkling snowflake, and winter wind celebrate the season that begins and ends each year. Artists with work in the exhibit include: Michael Alpert, Carol Chase Bjerke, Francesco Clemente, Mary (Sprague) Dryburgh, Mary Moss Escalante, Ruth Fine, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Kevin Henkes, Kathy Kuehn, Jim Lee, Suzanne Lemay, Monica Poole, Regula Russelle, Gaylord Schanilec, C. B. Sherlock, Yutaka Sone, Claire Van Vliet. The image shown here is “Rafale” by Suzanne Lemay, taken from the book Endgrain: contemporary wood engraving in North America.

Curated by Lyn Korenic, Director, Kohler Art Library.

Image:  “Rafale” by S. Lemay, from Endgrain.  British Columbia, Canada: Barbarian Press, 1994 [i.e. 1995].