Ex Libris: An Exhibition of Contemporary Bookplate Design | Jan 9 – Mar 2

ExLibrisExhibitionJanuary 9 – March 2, 2010
Opening Reception on January 28, 2010
Kinston Community Council for the Arts
Hours of Operation Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am – 6:00pm Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm Closed Monday
Community Council for the Arts • 400 North Queen Street • Kinston, NC 28501
Phone: 252-527-2517 • Fax: 252-527-8280

Debuting at the Kinston Arts Center in North Carolina during January 2009, this collaborative exhibition of designs for contemporary bookplates is a stunning example of the range of styles and techniques being used today in the graphic arts; including photography drawing, and etching.

Included in the exhibit are works by: Angelo Rizzell, Vittorio Manno , Charles Philip Brooks, Niki Litts, Sarah Faris, Sterling Hundley, Nicole Gomez, Jorge Benitez, Megan Foldenauer, Matthew Collins, Julie Tillman, Allison Overton, Melinda Fine, Evan Farrow, Tim Phelps, and Monica Ae.

This exhibition will be on view January 9 – March 2, 2010. There will be a free opening reception at the arts center on January 28, 2010.

For additional information on this exhibition, please contact Charles Philip Brooks at Tel. (919) 417-1356 or Nancy Gilmore, Director of Education and Exhibits, Tel. (252) 527-2517.  To learn more visit www.KinstonCCA.com

By Triangle A&E

Bob has over thirty years experience as Creative Director at notable advertising and marketing agencies in Manhattan and Raleigh. Bob's creative has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, Packaging Design Council, Magazine Design, NY Art Directors Club. In addition, Bob has been published in Graphic Design USA, American Design, and the Creativity Annual. In 2008, Bob was honored to Judge the International Association of Visual Artists "Davey Awards" for interactive and web design. Bob's passion for the arts has led him to utilize his talent and experience in support of the arts here in the Triangle by creating Triangle Arts and Entertainment.