Retrospective Catalog

   

This catalog is being published on the occasion of the exhibition of The Secret Life of Paper: 25 Years of Works in Paper by Helen Hiebert, a retrospective at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center and the Waldo Library at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan in April 2016. Below you can flip through a couple of pages from the 24-page catalog.

The catalog contains an illustrated chronology of Hiebert’s art and career over the past 25 years; an interpretive essay by Melissa Potter, Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Book & Paper Arts, Columbia College, Chicago; full-color images and text about Hiebert’s experimental paper works, installations, and artist’s books, as well as a glimpse into her studio and practice. The page size is 8-1/2″ x 11″ and each copy is hand bound and features a pulp stenciled handmade paper cover by the artist.

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Regular Version ($35) features a stenciled handmade cotton cover.

Deluxe Version ($75) features a handmade stenciled cotton cover (above, left) and an original string drawing  (above, right) in the center of the catalog.

   

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