Karen Hanmer

Artists' Books & Installation

Calendar

(* denotes solo exhibition)

Exhibitions

October 1-November 29

Once Upon a Book
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers Delaware Valley Chapter
Free Library of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

October 4- January 5

The Artful Book
Sponsored by The Guild of Book Workers California Chapter
Long Beach Museum of Art
Long Beach, CA

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

February 19 - April 25, 2020

OPEN • SET 2020
Sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
The Grolier Club
New York City

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 15 - July 10, 2020

OPEN • SET 2020
Sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
The American Bookbinders Museum
San Francisco, CA

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

July 31 - October 2, 2020

OPEN • SET 2020
Sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
Marriot Library, University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

October 13 - December 2, 2020

OPEN • SET 2020
Sponsored by the American Academy of Bookbinding
Austin Public Library
Austin, TX

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.

December 16-20, 2019

Leather Binding I: Introduction to Leather Binding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

June 2020

The Springback Binding
Book Arts Studio, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

June 2020

Binding Fundamentals
Book Arts Studio, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City

July 19-25, 2020

Leather Binding I: Introduction to Leather Binding
Wells College Summer Institute, Aurora, NY

August 3-5, 2020

Contemporary Paper Bindings
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

August 6-7, 2020

Endbands
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

August 10-14, 2020

Biblio Tech
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

August 17-21, 2020

Leather Binding II
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

September 15-18, 2020

Medieval Binding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

September 22-25, 2020

Eighteenth Century Trade Binding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

September 29-30, 2020

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

October 1-2, 2020

Split Board Binding
Karen Hanmer Book Arts, Glenview, IL

Book Fairs

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