Opening Reception: Center for Book Arts 28 West 27th Street, Third Floor New York, New York 1001 Wednesday, July 7th, 6-8pm, FREE
Poems and Pictures: A Renaissance in the Art of the Book (1946-1981) Poems and Pictures Organized by Kyle Schlesinger, Proprietor of Cuneiform Press.
Poems & Pictures examines relationships between visual and language art. The exhibit features over 60 books produced between 1946 and 1981, as well as paintings, collages, periodicals, and ephemera. Poets, artists and collaborators include Wallace Berman, Joe Brainard, Robert Creeley, Jim Dine, Johanna Drucker, Philip Guston, Joanne Kyger, Emily McVarish, Karen Randall, Larry Rivers, George Schneeman, and many more.
A comprehensive catalogue accompanies this exhibition.