Artists’ Books at the Boston Athenæum
Join Stanley Cushing, Anne C. and David J. Bromer Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts, for a viewing of selections from the Boston Athenæum’s world-class collection of artists’ books.
This is the second in a series of five events dedicated to exploring different aspects of the art of the book. Join us for Order, Harmony, and Just A Little Surprise: An Apologia for Traditional Typography by John Kristensen, Giambattista Bodoni: His Life and His World by Valerie Browne Lester, Paper: Paging through History by Mark Kurlansky, and the workshop Technology in the Conservation Lab: Bookbinding for multiple perspectives on the art, craft, and scholarship of books and bookmaking.
To register, follow the registration button on the right. If you would prefer your information to pre-populate, log in to your My Athenæum Profile. To log in to your My Athenæum Profile click on the profile icon found in the upper right corner of each page on our website.
If you do not yet have a profile, select “New User? Create an account” on the Profile Login page. Members create their own accounts; a username and password are not assigned when you join the Athenæum.