Time: September 21, 2012 at 6pm to September 22, 2012 at 5pm
Location: Asheville BookWorks, West Asheville, NC
Street: 428 1/2 Haywood Road
Website or Map: http://www.ashevillebookworks…
Event Type: book, arts, weekend, -, exhibit, and, demos
Organized By: Laurie Corral
Latest Activity: Sep 16, 2012
BookOpolis, is a weekend showcase of book arts and original prints at BookWorks in West Asheville. Over 75 artist books will be on display and a set of prints entitled Beer City Prints. The exhibit features work from across the globe. Friday night is the exhibition opening reception from 6 PM - 9 PM (music and raffle) and Saturday, 1 - 5 PM follows with exhibit and demos featuring tools of the trade. If you are unfamiliar with artist books, this is a wonderful introduction. Artist books are meant to be handled, with care and many are for sale. Events are free and open to the public.