Karen Hanmer

Artists' Books & Installation

Calendar

(* denotes solo exhibition)

Exhibitions

March 8-April 9

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
University of Iowa
Iowa City

April 1-June 30, 2017

Souvenir
Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers
Denver Public Library

April 24-May 20

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
Ah Haa School for the Arts
Telluride, CO

June 8-July 19

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
North Bennet Street School
Boston

July-September 2017

Souvenir
Sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers
University of Wyoming, Laramie

July 26-August 26

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
Austin Public Library
Austin, TX

October-December

Heroic Works
sponsored by Designer Bookbinders UK
North Bennet School
Boston

September 8-October 28

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
Seattle Public Library

November 10-January 19 

OPEN • SET
sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
University of Utah
Salt Lake City

Workshops

Visit the Teaching page for detailed workshop descriptions. Check the sponsoring organization for registration information.

2017

April 24-28

Biblio Tech I & II (five-day workshop)
San Francisco Center for the Book
sponsored by Hand Bookbinders of California

May 20-21

The Springback Binding
Jaffe Center for Book Arts, Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL

July 20-23 (four days)

The Girdle Book
Karen Hanmer Book Arts
Glenview, IL (north suburban Chicago)

August 10-11

Forwarding Basics
Karen Hanmer Book Arts
Glenview, IL (north suburban Chicago)

August 12-14 (three days)

Contemporary decorative techniques for leather bindings
Karen Hanmer Book Arts
Glenview, IL (north suburban Chicago)

August 23-27 (five days)

Leather Binding Fundamentals
Karen Hanmer Book Arts
Glenview, IL (north suburban Chicago)

September 13-16

Peninsula School of Art
Artists’ Books/Artists’ Bindings
Fish Creek, WI

Book Fairs

Public Lectures

Panels

June 25

American Library Association annual conference
Book and Paper Interest Group
Chicago, IL

 

Curatorial

Online Exhibitions

Marking Time
Guild of Book Workers traveling exhibition 2009-2011
Curated by Karen Hanmer

2009 Helen Warren DeGolyer Triennial Exhibition
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

Guild of Book Workers 100th Anniversary Exhibition
Traveling Exhibition 2006–2007
Juried by Karen Hanmer, Richard Minsky and Don Rash

The Book of Origins: A Survey of American Fine Binding
Traveling Exhibition 2007-2008
Curated by Karen Hanmer