NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

Next Artists’ Working Group

Sunday, October 24, 2021, 1:00 PM
Virtual Meeting

PCB offers members a chance to join a critical community of artists and peers, approximately every 4-6 weeks, to share ideas and feedback about works in progress or in conception.

To RSVP and for more information email susan@philadelphiacenterforthebook.org

Looking Out/Looking In: A Philadelphia Center for the Book Virtual Members’ Exhibition

A hybrid exhibition in partnership with Swarthmore College Libraries.
Deadline to submit: August 31, 2021

We as artists frequently find that our subject matter or art making process begins either in introspection or in our interest in/passion about the world outside us. Members are invited to submit up to three works that in some way reflect either mindset.

Work is not limited to books and book objects. Any work by members that reflects the topic of the exhibition is welcome.

This year’s exhibition will be hybrid. All accepted works will be featured on our online exhibition. The artist books, book objects, and possibly a few other pieces will also be installed at Swarthmore’s McCabe Library. The Philadelphia Center for the Book reserves the right to limit work that does not fit our physical exhibition space to the online exhibition only.

Free Workshop Series

Sponsored by
Art Department of the
Free Library of Philadelphia
and the Philadelphia Center for the Book

At this time, PCB and the Free Library has paused the Free Workshop Series. Sign up for our newsletter and check back here for updates.


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