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7th Annual Octavofest Celebration - October 2015

2015-09-23 11:03:06

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Join us in celebrating our region's active artist's community of book and paper innovators and our magnificent library and museum collections of fine and rare books. Join artists and book lovers to learn about our local rich resources and the exciting world of contemporary book and paper arts.

Below are this year's Octavofest events at Cleveland State University and the Michael Schwartz Library:

  • WatchArt! with Art Books Cleveland Members
    October 6, 2015, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Main Classroom, 1st floor lobby
    Come meet, talk with, and watch the book artists of Art Books Cleveland (ABC) work on book projects.
  • Example of floral art
    Paper Gardens
    October 15, 2015, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Michael Schwartz Library, Rhodes Tower, 1st Floor east
    Learn to create floral or sculptural art from recycled books. A limited number of books will be available for folding and participants are welcome to bring books to fold.
  • Unfold Your Future: Careers in Book and Paper Arts
    November 5, 2015, 11:30 am - 1 pm
    Michael Schwartz Library
    Hear from a panel of presenters about book and paper arts. Discover the career possibilities in hand-made paper, fine-art edition printmaking, paper conservation, and creating book art. This event is ideal for anyone interested in art, design, k-12 arts education, and creative careers. This is also a Common Reading Project event.

Find out more about Octavofest.


Posted 2015-09-23 11:03:06 by Lauren_Felder.

Categories: Library News.