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[BKARTS] Deadline is Coming for the Nexus Press Superstar Workshop

Hello all!

The deadline (Monday, June 23rd) is rapidly approaching for the Nexus Press Superstar Workshop and there are only a couple of places left!  Please let me know if you are attending and I will hold a place for you!

June 27-28, 2003

Co-sponsored by Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Nexus Press, Friends of Nexus Press, Atlanta College of Art, and Gainesville College

The exciting workshop agenda is designed for those of you who have always wanted to delve into the art of artists' book: design, aesthetics and construction.

Friday, June 27
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Tour of the Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking at 500 Tenth Street NW (404-894-5700 - Teri Williams, Curator) on the Georgia Tech Campus (for directions - www.ipst.edu/amp/general/museum_location.htm)
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Dinner on your own
6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Presentation and hands-on experience at the Atlanta College of Art Artists' Book Collection (404-733-5021 - Moira Steven, Director) at 1280 Peachtree Street NE at 15th Street (for directions - www.aca.edu/print_map.htm)

Saturday, June 28
All events will be held at Nexus Press, 535 Means Street (404-577-3579) - for directions - www.thecontemporary.org/pages/aboutus/aboutus_loc_hour.html

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Book Arts 101 - presented by Michael Goodman, director emeritus of Nexus Press
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Box Lunch
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Lecture on "The Emotional Power of Typography" presented by David Laufer, graphic designer/artist
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The Berwyn and Jo Anne Show: Exposed Spine and Hard Bound Book Construction - presented by Berwyn Hung, noted book artist, and Jo Anne Paschall, book artist, book arts aficionado and former director of Nexus Press.

Group size is limited to 12 and the cost of the workshop is $125.00.

Application deadline is Monday, June 23rd.  Please send your name, address and check (payable to Atlanta Contemporary Art Center) to:

Moira Steven, Secretary, Friends of Nexus Press, Atlanta College of Art Library, 1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA  30309.
phone: 404-733-5021, e-mail: moira.steven@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:moira.steven@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

See you there!
Moira Steven, Head Librarian
Atlanta College of Art Library
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA  30309
Phone: 404-733-5021/Fax: 404-733-5312
"Hardening of the categories causes art disease." - W. Eugene Smith (1918-1978)

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