Pace University, Westchester, welcomes the following artists and writers for the third annual Handmade/Homemade Exhibit:

Elizabeth Colen
JenMarie Davis/Fact-Simile Editions
Brian Foley and E.B. Goodale/Brave Men Press
Jen Hofer
MC Hyland/DoubleCross Press
Sam Lohmann/Peaches & Bats
Jai Arun Ravine
Marilyn R. Rosenberg
Kyle Schlesinger/Cuneiform Press
Patti White and Joseph Wood/Slash Pines Press

This mini-exhibition includes handmade, homemade and letterpress chapbooks, one-of-a-kind editions and broadsides. The exhibit takes place the entire month of March in the Mortola Library at Pace University.

Several events accompany the second annual Handmade/Homemade Exhibit at Pace:

Opening/Reading, Tuesday March 1st at 12:20PM (Pace U Common Hour)
A reading and celebration of the work takes place Tuesday, March 1st at 12:20PM in Butcher Suite, Kessel Student Center, Pace University Westchester. Readers include JenMarie Davis, Jen Hofer, MC Hyland  and others to be announced.

A Bookmaking Workshop/Demonstration, Tuesday March 1st, from 1:25PM-2:30PM
Artist, writer and educator Jen Hofer provides a bookmaking workshop Tuesday, March 1st at 1:25PM in the Art Gallery of Choate House, Pace University Westchester.

Please visit this page for further information. Visit the Pace University Web site for directions to the Westchester campus. For additional questions on the events, please email dpoe@pace.edu.

A sister exhibit in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be hosted the first week of May at the Santa Fe Complex (http://sfcomplex.org/wordpress/). Following the first week, a Handmade/Homemade Exhibit, Reading and Symposium will take place in downtown Santa Fe every Friday during the month of May (7, 14, 21, 28). Participating exhibitors are Cara Benson, Elizabeth Bryant, JenMarie Davis, Amanda Deutch, Noah Saterstrom, Kate Schapira and Helen White.

Handmade/Homemade Santa Fe Opening, Reading and Exhibit

April 29, 7 – 9 p.m. at the Santa Fe Complex
Featured readers: Anne Valley-Fox, Nicholas Chiarella, Travis Cebula,
JenMarie Davis and musical guests Adam Perry and Irene Joyce

Handmade/Homemade Workshop

April 29, 1 – 3 p.m. at the Santa Fe Complex
Context/Content: Methods of Generation with JenMarie Davis
Suminagashi: Ancient Japanese Paper Marbling with Suzanne Vilmain

Handmade/Homemade Symposia

May 7, 7 – 9 p.m. at Fact-Simile Editions
Curated by Nicholas Chiarella

May 14, 7 – 9 p.m. at Fact-Simile Editions

Curated by Suzanne Vilmain and Steve Smith

May 21, 7 – 9 p.m. at Fact-Simile Editions

Curated by Adam Perry and Irene Joyce

For further information on Santa Fe events, including directions, please contact JenMarie Davis: jmariedavis@gmail.com, at Fact-Simile Editions, http://www.fact-simile.com.

A Bookmaking Workshop/Demonstration, Thursday March 25th at 12:00PM
Artist, writer and educator Brenda Iijima provides a bookmaking workshop Thursday, March 25th at 12:00PM in the Art Gallery of Choate House, Pace University Westchester.

Opening/Reading, Thursday March 25th at 2:30PM
A reading and celebration of the work takes place Thursday, March 25th at 2:30PM in Butcher Suite, Kessel Student Center, Pace University Westchester. Readers include Cara Benson, Elizabeth Bryant, Amanda Deutch, Brenda Iijima and Kate Schapira. Student exhibitor Melissa Capozzi will open the reading with a poem.

Please visit this page for further information. Visit the Pace University Web site for directions to the Westchester campus.

Handmade/Homemade Blog Cover Art, Jill Magi, “Tongues”, 2007

Kate Schapira, Face Game

Helen White, Ariadne

Fact-Simile Editions, A SH Anthology

ellectrique press, Cara Benson Kai Fierle-Hedrick & Kathrin Schaeppi, “wee 3″ set = — I, First — wee-i — iGoogle

Hex Presse, Elizabeth Bryant, Fluorescence Buzz; Tuesday Art Journal, Evie Shockley; Kate Schapira, Women’s News

Noah Saterstrom, Ghost Pillow (sewn text, reverse, by Kristen Nelson); In-Hand Books/Kate Schapira, The Idea of Key

Photographs, Robert Klaeger, March 2010.

More photographs of this year’s exhibit can be found here.

Handmade/Homemade Exhibitors

January 31, 2010

Handmade/Homemade Blog Cover Art, Jill Magi, “Tongues”, 2007

Cara Benson is author of (made) with BookThug and Protean Parade (forthcoming, Black Radish Books 2010). She edited the interdisciplinary book Predictions for Chain Links. Other work is included in: Belladonna Elders Series #7 with Anne Waldman and Jayne Cortez, and NO GENDER: REFLECTIONS ON THE LIFE & WORK OF kari edwards (Litmus Press/Belladonna Books). Spell/ing ( ) Bound, a tri-partite art objet with Kai Fierle-Hedrick and Kathrin Schaeppi (ellectrique press), and Quantum Chaos and Poems: A Manifest(o)ation (BookThug), which co-won the 2008 bpNichol Prize, will always be two of her favs. Benson edits the online Sous Rature and is a proud member of the Dusie Kollektiv. She teaches poetry in a NY State Prison.

Elizabeth Bryant’s debut book, nevertheless enjoyment, was published in January 2010 by Quale Press. Other forthcoming titles include a second volume, Reality Visits the Land of Illusions (Black Radish Books 2010), and her fourth chapbook, No Subject (Dusie 2010). Her work appears in numerous print and online journals, including: Delirious Hem, Wheelhouse, Dusie, Gerry Mulligan, Intercapillary Space, Key Satch(el), Bombay Gin, and Coconut. She edits the intermittent lit experiment, Defeffable, and is co-curator of the Bard Roving Reading Series. For more information, visit http://www.elizabeth-bryant.org.

JenMarie Davis lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where she co-edits/designs Fact-Simile Editions (www.fact-simile.com) and works as a book artist for Renaissance Art. Former editor-in-chief of Bombay Gin, her work has been published in The Pulchritudinous Review, Little Red Leaves and Court Green.

Amanda Deutch is a poet, whose work has appeared in various online and print journals including Watchword, Barrow Street and 580 Split. peripatetic for the last two years, Deutch was most recently living in France and Portugal. her new book, a noir detective poem, is seeking a publisher.

Jennifer S. Flescher’s poetry publications include The Harvard Review, Fulcrum, Lit and the Blog for the Best American Poetry. Her non-fiction publications include Agni-Online, Jubilat, Perihelion, and Poetry Daily. Jennifer S. Flescher holds an MFA in poetry, and an MSJ in journalism. She teaches writing and publishing to college students. She is editor and publisher of Tuesday; An Art Project.

Brenda Iijima’s recent titles include revv. you’ll–ution (Displaced Press, 2009) and If Not Metamorphic (Ahsahta Press, 2010. She runs Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs from Brooklyn.


photo: Shelton Walsmith

Noah Saterstrom is a visual artist, writer and independent curator. His paintings, drawings, print and sculptural installations have been shown most recently at the Carol Robinson Gallery in New Orleans, the Lodging House Mission homeless shelter in Glasgow, Scotland, the Central School Project in Bisbee, Arizona, and Yardmeter Editions in Brooklyn, New York. He works with writers on text/image collaborations, and is the founder and curator of the on-line curatorial quarterly, Trickhouse. He currently lives in Tucson, Arizona.

Kathrin Schaeppi is the author of two chapbooks: Cancer Mon Amour and A Frog Jumps In (Dusie). Creative and critical work has appeared in Interim,
Jacket, Sous Rature, Tarpaulin Sky and OSL Verlag. She is the editor of
http://www.ellectriquepress.com which has issued Spell/ing ( ) Bound, a
collaborative objet d¹art in a limited edition, and a forthcoming anthology
on Frottage. Also forthcoming in 2010 is her chapbook Circumambulating
(Dusie) and a full-length poetic biography of Swiss poète-peintre Sonja
Sekula (Black Radish).

Kate Schapira is the author of TOWN (Factory School, Heretical Texts, 2010) and several chapbooks with Flying Guillotine Press, Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, Cy Gist Press, Rope-A-Dope Press and horse less press, as well as her own kitchen-table imprint, In Hand Books. She runs the Publicly Complex reading series in Providence, Rhode Island.

Helen White was born in Britain in 1977 and now lives in Ghent, Belgium, where she co-organizes festivals and other events as a member of the Krikri polypoetry collective. In March and April 2009 she curated ‘infusoria,’ an exhibition of visual poetry by women. Her work has been shown in exhibitions in Belgium, Britain, the Netherlands, Greece, Cyprus and Argentina. Her poem holding recently appeared as a poster from Paper Kite Press and several poems are forthcoming in the anthology Zieteratuur (Uitgeverij Passage, Groningen, 2010). She has work online at http://www.krikri.be/helen/.

Student Exhibitors

Melissa Capozzi is currently a sophomore at Pace University. She is double majoring in English and Film Studies. Her poetry has been published in VOX, Pace’s arts and literary journal on the Westchester campus.

Vinnie Lobue Junior is a Media and Communications major with a focus on Journalism. He has a lot of writing which he aims to publish one day.

Pace University, Westchester, welcomes the following artists and writers for the second annual Handmade/Homemade Exhibit:

Cara Benson
Elizabeth Bryant
JenMarie Davis
Amanda Deutch
Kai Fierle-Hedrick
Jennifer S. Flescher
Brenda Iijima
Noah Saterstrom
Kathrin Schaeppi
Kate Schapira
Helen White
The Dusie Kollektiv
Hex Presse

This mini-exhibition includes handmade, homemade and letterpress chapbooks, one-of-a-kind editions and broadsides. The exhibit takes place the entire month of March in the Mortola Library at Pace University. This year we are pleased to welcome two Pace University student exhibitors: Melissa Capozzi and Vincent Lobue.

Several events accompany the second annual Handmade/Homemade Exhibit at Pace:

A Bookmaking Workshop/Demonstration, Thursday March 25th at 12:00PM
Artist, writer and educator Brenda Iijima provides a bookmaking workshop Thursday, March 25th at 12:00PM in the Art Gallery of Choate House, Pace University Westchester.

Opening/Reading, Thursday March 25th at 2:30PM
A reading and celebration of the work takes place Thursday, March 25th at 2:30PM in Butcher Suite, Kessel Student Center, Pace University Westchester. Readers include Cara Benson, Elizabeth Bryant, Amanda Deutch, Brenda Iijima and Kate Schapira. Student exhibitor Melissa Capozzi will open the reading with a poem.

Sister Exhibit
A sister exhibit in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be hosted during the month of May at the Santa Fe Complex (http://sfcomplex.org/wordpress/). A bookmaking workshop and reading are planned, and details for those can be found here by March 1.

For Further Information
On Pace events: dpoe@pace.edu
On Santa Fe events: jmariedavis@gmail.com

Please visit this page for further information. Visit the Pace University Web site for directions to the Westchester campus.

The inaugural Handmade/Homemade Exhibit’s Opening/Reading took place on Thursday, March 12th. The iTunes video, linked below, includes readers Anne Gorrick, Kate Greenstreet, Brenda Iijima, Matthew Klane, Jill Magi, Dorothea Lasky and Lori Anderson Moseman.

Handmade/Homemade Reading, Pace University iTunes


The inaugural Handmade/Homemade Exhibit at Pace University, Westchester is on display the entire month of March in the Mortola Library. The mini-exhibition includes handmade, homemade and letterpress chapbooks, one-of-a-kind editions and broadsides. For exhibitor information, please see the previous post below.

Handmade/Homemade Exhibit, March 2009

The following events accompany the inaugural Handmade/Homemade Exhibit at Pace:

Bookmaking Workshop/Demonstration, Thursday March 12th at 3:30PM

Artist, writer and educator Jill Magi provides a bookmaking workshop Thursday, March 12th at 3:30PM in the Sculpture Room (P11) in Paton House, Pace University Westchester (next door to the Alfred Goldstein Fitness Center).

(Thanks to the Pace University bookstore and the Art Department for their donation of space and materials)

Opening/Reading, Thursday March 12th at 6:00PM

The opening/reading takes place Thursday, March 12th at 6PM in the Mortola Library, Pace University Westchester. Readers include Anne Gorrick, Kate Greenstreet, Brenda Iijima, Matthew Klane, Dorothea Lasky, Jill Magi, Lori Anderson Moseman and Kate Schapira.

URI Exhibit & Reading

The sister exhibit at University of Rhode Island, Providence is curated by Kate Schapira during the month of March in Providence. The URI reading takes place March 11th and includes readers Matthew Klane, Lori Anderson Moseman, Kate Schapira and Janaka Stucky.

Sample Works from the Exhibit

How to Read, Jill Magi

How to Read, Jill Magi

Filter Literary Journal, Jennifer Borges Foster

Filter Literary Journal Volume 2, Jennifer Borges Foster

Filter Literary Journal, Jennifer Borges Foster and Foursquare Editions, Jessica Smith

Filter Literary Journal Volume 2, Jennifer Borges Foster; Foursquare Editions, Jessica Smith

“Swans, the Ice,” She Said, Cynthia Winika & Anne Gorrick

“Swans, the Ice,” She Said, Cynthia Winika and Anne Gorrick

“Swans, the Ice,” She Said, Cynthia Winika and Anne Gorrick

What the Body Said, Kate and Max Greenstreet

Where’s the Body, Kate & Max Greenstreet

Brenda Iijima, Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs

Notes for Some Nominally Awake (Julie Ezelle Patton) and Shaved Code (Frances Richard)—Brenda Iijima, Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs

Katalanche Press, Jen Hofer, and Lori Anderson Moseman various

transportaciones, Jen Hofer; now soon new, Lori Anderson Moseman; Letters by which Sisters Will Know Brothers (Laura Solomon), Katalanché Press

Katalanche Press and Matthew Klane

“The Spanish Flinch” (Monica Fambrough) A Betwixt Press Monograph Printed as a Special Appendix, For American Weddings, Spring 2004; (background The Associated Press, Matthew Klane)

Kate Schapira's Days of Rage and Agouti, Jen Hofer's Tangelo

Tangelo, Patrick Durgin and Jen Hofer; Agouti and Days of Rage, Kate Schapira

Photographs, Robert Klaeger, March 2009

Jennifer Borges Foster, author photo

Jennifer Borges Foster is a poet, bookmaker, and the editor of Filter, a hand bound limited edition literary journal. She is the recent recipient of Art Patch, 4Culture and the Seattle Mayor’s Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs grants and was short-listed for The Stranger’s 2007 Genius Award in literature. Her poems have appeared in The Beloit Poetry Journal, Prairie Schooner, ZYZZYVA, and other journals, and several of her encaustic erasure paintings were featured in the gallery exhibition Less is More: the Poetics of Erasure at Simon Fraser University Gallery in Vancouver B.C.

Anne Gorrick, author photo

Anne Gorrick’s first book, Kyotologic, is available from Shearsman Books. Her work has been published in many places including: Fence, Otoliths, No Tell Motel and word for/word as well as anthologies including: The Bedside Guide to No Tell Motel, Homage to Vallejo, and Riverine: An Anthology of Hudson Valley Writers. She curates the reading series Cadmium Text, featuring innovative writing from in and around New York’s Hudson Valley.

Kate Greenstreet, author photo

Kate Greenstreet is the author of case sensitive (Ahsahta Press, 2006) and three chapbooks, most recently This is why I hurt you (Lame House Press, 2008). Her second book, The Last 4 Things, will be published by Ahsahta in September 2009.

Jen Hofer, author photo

Jen Hofer’s recent publications include The Route, a collaboration with Patrick Durgin (Atelos, 2008), sexoPUROsexoVELOZ and Septiembre, a translation from Dolores Dorantes by Dolores Dorantes (Counterpath Press and Kenning Editions, 2008), lip wolf, a translation of Laura Solórzano’s lobo de labio (Action Books, 2007), and Sin puertas visibles: An Anthology of Contemporary Poetry by Mexican Women (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2003). Her forthcoming books are from the valley of death (Ponzipo), Laws (Dusie Books), one (Palm Press), and a translation of Guatemalan poet Alan Mills’ Síncope (Piedra Santa).

Brenda Iijima, author photo

Brenda Iijima lives in Brooklyn where she writes about animal-ableness. Forthcoming from Displaced Books is revv. you’ll—ution. She runs Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs: http://yoyolabs.com/.

Matthew Klane, author photo

Matthew Klane is founder and editor of Flim Forum Press. His new book is B_____ Meditations (Stockport Flats Press, 2008). Other recent work can be found in Absent, Otoliths, Open Letters Monthly and The New Chief Tongue. He currently lives and writes in Albany, New York. See: http://www.matthewklane.blogspot.com.

Dorothea Lasky

Dorothea Lasky is the author of AWE (Wave Books, 2007) and Black Life (2010). She currently studies creativity and education at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jilll Magi, author photo

Jill Magi’s text-image works include Threads (Futurepoem 2007), the forthcoming Poetry Barn Barn! (2nd Avenue Press) and From the Body Project (Felt Press). Other books of poems are Torchwood (Shearsman 2008) and the chapbook Cadastral Map (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs 2005). Jill teaches literature, writing, and interdisciplinary arts at Goddard, Eugene Lang, and City Colleges.

Lori Anderson Moseman, author photo

Lori Anderson Moseman founded the High Watermark Salo[o]n Chapbook Series after Federal Disaster #1649, a Delaware River flood. She runs Stockport Flats press. Her poetry books are Walking the Dead, Cultivating Excess, Persona and Temporary Bunk.

Kate Schapira, author photo

Kate Schapira lives in Providence, where she writes, teaches, and runs the Publicly Complex Reading Series. In addition to her own homemade titles, she’s the author of three chapbooks published by other people, most recently The Love of Freak Millways and Tango Wax (Cy Gist Press), and she just started working as a Writer in the Schools for first and second graders. Kate Schapira is also co-curator of the sister Handmade/Homemade exhibit at University of Rhode Island in Providence.

Jessica Smith, author photo

Jessica is the editor of Outside Voices Press, an imprint of Bootstrap Productions. Her first book, Organic Furniture Cellar, was published in 2006. She also edits Foursquare, a monthly women’s poetry magazine.  Visit her website at looktouch.com for more info.

Janaka Stucky, author photo

Janaka Stucky is the founder and managing editor of Black Ocean, and publishes the magazine Handsome. Since receiving his BFA from Emerson and an MFA in Poetry from Vermont College in 2003, he remains rooted in Boston, developing the perfection of effort and ever-ready to serve you by word. Some of his poems appear or are forthcoming in: Cannibal, Denver Quarterly, Fence, North American Review, Redivider, and VOLT.

Handmade/Homemade Exhibit

February 22, 2009

(Handmade/Homemade Blog Cover Art, Jill Magi, “Tongues”, 2007)

 

Pace University, Westchester, welcomes the following artists and writers for the inaugural Handmade/Homemade Exhibit:

Jennifer Borges Foster
Anne Gorrick & Cynthia Winika
Kate & Max Greenstreet
Jen Hofer
Brenda Iijima
Matthew Klane
Dorothea Lasky
Jill Magi
Lori Anderson Moseman
Janaka Stucky
Kate Schapira
Jessica Smith

This mini-exhibition includes handmade, homemade and letterpress chapbooks, one-of-a-kind editions and broadsides. The exhibit takes place the entire month of March in the Mortola Library at Pace University.

Several events accompany the inaugural Handmade/Homemade Exhibit at Pace:

A Bookmaking Workshop/Demonstration, Thursday March 12th at 3:30PM
Artist, writer and educator Jill Magi provides a bookmaking workshop Thursday, March 12th at
3:30PM in the Sculpture Room (P11) in Paton House, Pace University Westchester.

Opening/Reading, Thursday March 12th at 6:00PM
A reading and celebration of the work takes place Thursday, March 12th at 6PM in the Mortola Library, Pace University Westchester. Readers include Anne Gorrick, Kate Greenstreet, Brenda Iijima, Matthew Klane, Dorothea Lasky, Jill Magi, Lori Anderson Moseman and Kate Schapira.

URI Exhibit & Reading
A sister exhibit at University of Rhode Island, Providence is hosted during the month of March in Providence. A reading will take place in Providence to celebrate the URI exhibit, on March 11th.

For Further Information
On Pace events: dpoe@pace.edu
On URI events: kjschapira@hotmail.com

Please visit this page for further information. Visit the Pace University Web site for directions to the Westchester campus.

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