Karen Hanmer

Artists' Books & Installation

Calendar

(* denotes solo exhibition)

Exhibitions

September 11–December 7, 2018

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
University of the Fraser Valley Library
Abbotsford, British Columbia

October 19, 2018-January 20, 2019

Sigmund Freud and Aspects of Psychoanalysis in Contemporary Book Art
San Francisco Center for the Book

November 1, 2018-March 7, 2019

Formation
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers
Robert C Williams Papermaking Museum
Atlanta, GA

January 22, 2018–February 16, 2019

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists GuildFine Arts Building Gallery, University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta

March 15-May 25, 2019

Formation
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

April 1–June 15, 2019

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Creation Cube, George Bothwell Branch, Regina Public Library
Regina, Saskatchewan

June 1-July 27, 2019

Formation
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers
North Bennet Street School
Boston, MA

August 1-October 30, 2019

Formation
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers
University of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA

August 15–October 3,2019

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Centre culturel franco-manitobain
Winnipeg, Manitoba

November 1, 2019–February 15, 2020

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
McGill University Library
Montreal, Quebec

March 5–April 30, 2020

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Craft Ontario, Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

May 17–June 30, 2020

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Harriet Irving Library, University of New Brunswick
Fredericton, New Brunswick

July 16-August 30, 2020

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Mary E. Black Gallery, Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design
Halifax, Nova Scotia

October 24–November 28, 2020

Art of the Book 18
Sponsored by The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild
Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John’s, Newfoundland

Workshops

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

February 9-10, 2019

Inlay and Onlay Techniques
San Francisco Center for the Book presents: A Hand Bookbinders of California Master Class

March 2-3, 2019

Doublures: Leather Edge-to-Edge and Sunken Suede

April 5-7, 2019

The Simplified Binding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

May 2-5, 2019

Medieval Girdle book covered in velvet
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

May 30-31, 2019

Forwarding Basics
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

June 1-2, 2019

Basic Leather Working for Bookbinding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

June 26-28, 2019

The Simplified Binding
Focus on Book Arts
Forest Grove, OR

June 29-30, 2019

The Ethiopian Binding
Focus on Book Arts
Forest Grove, OR

July 13-14, 2019

Two Limp Vellum Binding Styles: Doves Press and Kelmscott Press
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

August 18-23, 2019

Maine Media Workshops + College
Contemporary Paper Bindings

July 31-August 4, 2019

Leather Binding Fundamentals
(Concurrent with Advanced Leather Binding)
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

July 31-August 5, 2019

Advanced Leather Binding: Fine Binding
(Concurrent with Leather Binding Fundamentals)
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

September 14-15, 2019

Variations on the Sewn Boards and Drum Leaf Bindings
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

November 2, 2019 (one day)

Two Limp Vellum: Kelmscott Press
BookArtsLA

November 3, 2019 (one day)

Sewn Boards and Drum Leaf Bindings
BookArtsLA

November 9-10, 2019

The Split Board Binding
BookArtsLA

Book Fairs

February 3-6, 2019

CODEX VII
Berkeley, CA

Public Lectures

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