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[BKARTS] Call for Participants: "Signs and Testimonials" -- Honoring Lloyd Reynolds, Robert Palladino and the Calligraphy Tradition at Reed College



Submitted by, Katie Bretsch, 3336 SE Yahmill Street, Portland, OR 97214,
503.234.2346,  kbretsch@mac.com .   For immediate release. Please publish
and share to all interested parties.
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Call for Participants: "Signs and Testimonials" -- Honoring Lloyd Reynolds,
Robert Palladino and the Calligraphy Tradition at Reed College

Georgianna Greenwood, '60, and the Reunions Committee of the Reed Alumni
Board are seeking participants in the creation of a testimonial document
and exhibit of text/art on supplied paper honoring Lloyd Reynolds, Robert
Palladino and the calligraphy tradition at Reed.  This is an opportunity
for Reed Alumni and others who honor the teachings of Lloyd Reynolds and
Robert Palladino and the calligraphy tradition at Reed to make a public
expression of their experience.

Titled "Signs and Testimonials",  the exhibit will be part of the Reed
Reunions 2003, 57 June. and the associated Alumni College, 4-6 June, on
"Calligraphy, or 'Humanism in the Digital World: Letterform and Text from
Renaissance Times to Today.'"   To participate in the "Signs and
Testimonials" exhibit, submit contact information, including postal mail
address and $10 application fee (payable to Reed College), to Georgianna
Greenwood at 1526 McGee Avenue, Berkeley CA 94703 USA, by 30 October, 2002.
Participation in the document portion of the project will also be open to
alumni and friends on site via a Scriptorium organized as part of this
project and the Alumni College program. The testimonials will become part
of the Reed Archives.

An application form is available at
<http://web.reed.edu/community/Alumni/reunion/calligapp.html>.   A packet
including blank 8" x 8.5" testimonial pages and instructions will be mailed
to exhibit participants about 8 February.  Completed testimonial pages will
be due back to Georgianna no later than 30 March.  The "Signs and
Testimonials" exhibit will be open 2-8 June, 2003. A public reception is
also being scheduled.

Please address inquiries to Georgianna Greenwood, 1526 McGee Avenue,
Berkeley CA 94703, 510.841.6924 , grunwoo@pacbell.net.

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Personal note:  GREATEST THANKS to Georgianna Greenwood '60 and the
Reunions Committee of the Reed alumni board for creating this opportunity
to collectively and individually celebrate and examine Reed's calligraphy
heritage and the teachings of Lloyd Reynolds and Robert Palladino.   --
Katie Bretsch

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