Saturday, November 21 from 11am – 1pm
Exhibition runs November 21, 2015 — January 23, 2016
at both Brighton & Faneuil Branches, Boston Public Library
This is an exhibition specifically of works of art in book- or book-like form. Exciting, unique structures and experimental ideas for book content are always a big part of this exhibit’s appeal. In it’s ninth year, Beyond the Book showcases the book as art.
Participating artists include:
Cristina Hajosy, Carol Blackwell, Alane Broderick, Gail Coito, Dennis Dahill, Diane Dolan, Tama Drasher, Helga Felleisen, Ania Gilmore, Jane Goldman, Gail Hansen, Ronni Komarow, Yvonne Maura Lamothe, Margo Lemeiux, Ralph Mercer, Ann Miller, Jeanette O’Connor, Laurel Rogers, Margaret Scoppa, Patty Simon, Martha Shea Smith, Alice Stanne, Marcella Stasa, Julia Talcott, Jennifer Weigel, David Weinberg, X Bonnie Woods, and Annie Zeybekoglu.
This year’s juror:
Beverly Snow, Program Director at Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA
Friends of the Faneuil Branch Library, Friends of the Brighton Branch Library, Citywide Friends of Boston Public Library, UNESCO/UNITWIN Network, Women’s Caucus for Art, Center for Book Art (NYC), Boston University’s Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program, Gender & International Development Initiatives (GaIDI) of the Women’s Studies Research Center at Brandeis University, Arlington Center for the Arts, Arsenal Center for the Arts, Presentation School Foundation, Harry’s Cheese Shop (Haymarket).
Special thanks to Boston University’s Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies Program
for support of postcards and promotional materials for this year’s exhibition.
And as always our deepest gratitude to the amazing staff
of the Faneuil and Brighton Branches, Boston Public Library.