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New Cary exhibition & lecture: Vessel, Guild of Book Workers Traveling Exhibition, May 12 5:30pm

Vessel is a juried traveling exhibition sponsored by the Guild of Bookworkers. This exhibition features approximately 50 works by Guild members. Selected works include fine and edition bindings, artist’s books, broadsides (letterpress printing, calligraphy, and decorative paper making), and historical binding models.

Lecture at the Cary to celebrate Vessel: Thursday, May 12, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Art, Craft and Conservation: De-mystifying A Book Conservator

By Todd Pattison, Senior Book Conservator, Northeast Document Conservation Center

Todd will discuss his work as a book conservator and how it relates to research and teaching in the field of bibliophily. He will also highlight his artistic contribution to the Vessel exhibition, as well as those of some of his peers, who are also professional book conservators around the country.

For more information, visit the Cary Graphic Arts Collection website.