Smart Bets: Art of the Book

Asheville BookWorks, a studio space in West Asheville that focuses on print and book arts, is well represented in the newest exhibition at UNC Asheville’s Blowers Gallery. Art of the Book: Process, Product and Community at Asheville BookWorks is a collection of works by students and instructors from sculptural books and journals to one-of-a-kind pieces and collaborations. The exhibit includes Early Autumn, "a hand-set limited edition of poems by Coleman Barks which features a reproduction of a 13th century insect scroll screen by Chinese artist Qian Xuan." On display from Wednesday, Aug. 17 through Wednesday, Sept. 28, with a closing reception on Sept. 28 from 5-7 p.m.


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