Sunday February 19th
1:00-2:00 pm

Esther K. Smith
"Making Books with Kids"

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Esther K Smith, author of HOW TO MAKE BOOKS, MAKING BOOKS WITH KIDS, and several other book arts books, is the artistic director at Purgatory Pie Press. She stitches artist books and makes collaborative limited editions with hand-typographer Dikko Faust and other artists and writers. Their solo exhibits include Metropolitan Museum of Art and London's Victoria & Albert Museum. International collections include Museum of Modern Art, The Tate,  National Gallery of Art, San Francisco MoMA and the Whitney Museum. Esther Smith taught Artist Books for over 15 years at Cooper Union. She has been a visiting artist at many institutions including the Smithsonian, MAD Museum of Arts & Design, and the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum. May 2017 Rizzoli is publishing her next book CHROMATIC WOOD TYPE.