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Saturday, September 8; 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Artist Talk: Library Exhibit

Located in Arboretum Library

About This Event

 

Please join us for the opening reception of the Arboretum Library’s summer exhibit:

The Casual Naturalist: the artist’s books of Rebecca Chamlee

July 6, 2018 – September 28, 2018

 

Artist Talk:

Saturday, September 8, 2018 2pm – 4pm

Exhibition included with admission $4-$9

 

Chamlee’s work examines the intersection of her artistic and scientific interests by collecting and cataloging the natural world around her. She is motivated to record, interpret and celebrate nature.

The exhibition will include letterpress printed, hand bound artist’s book editions and detailed letterpress prints of native plant and animal specimens. In addition, process materials such as project journals, printing tests, book binding dummies and research notes will be on display alongside the final work.

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