A Contemporary Illumination

Get a sneak peak of the newest edition in progress from Intima Press at the
3rd Annual MANHATTAN FINE PRESS BOOK FAIR this
Saturday,
April 9, 2016, from 10am to 6pm
869 Lexington Avenue (Church of St. Vincent Ferrer)
at East 66th Street (down the block from the Armory show)
over 40 fine presses will be exhibiting their books

I have been working on “A Golden Thread” featuring text …

University of Pennsylvania Libraries: The Art of the Book Symposium

The exhibition, “Across the Spectrum: Color in American Fine and Private Press Books, 1890-2015is open and the Symposium looks exciting. Below is the schedule for this Friday & Saturday:

Friday, February 26, 2016, 5:30-7:30pm
Welcome and Introduction: William Noel, Director, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts; Symposium Keynote: Mark Dimunation, Chief of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress; Looking Differently: …

Save the Date Exhibition & Symposium

Save the date February 26 & 27 for “Across the Spectrum: Color in American Fine and Private Press Books, 1890-2015” exhibition at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries.  The fine press edition from Intima Press, In the Garden of Earthly Delights will be on display.  Join us for the Symposium: “The Art of the Book: Fine Printing in North America in the 21st Century.”  Mindy Belloff will be presenting in Session …

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Musings on Ampersands …

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Intaglio prints from the Bosch series on exhibit Fall 2015

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A few from 2015

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Letterpress Business Consult

Very informative consult and tutorial this week with Johane, in from Haiti, and her sister Jovanie who traveled in from Italy to learn about letterpress printing with Mindy Belloff, as they begin their new business venture!

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Manhattan Book Fair this Saturday, April 11, 2015

The final binding is now complete of our new edition, “In the Garden of Earthly Delights” inspired by Hieronymus Bosch’s three-panel painting of the 15th century.  Eleven fine viscosity etchings with handpainting, design, and printing by Mindy Belloff of Intima Press.  Poets:  I. Amy Lemmon, II. Steven Gentile, III. Rich Turnbull.  Quarter-bound in buffalo skin with leather onlays by Celine Lombardi.  Edition very limited to 12.  Come have a look …

Spring in the Studio

In the Studio this month we had quite a range of activities from printing letterpress business cards and invitations, to print consults and group visits, including:

A dozen designers came to the Studio, who were being  honored by Traditional Home magazine.  We explained letterpress and a condensed history of printing,  designed a lovely broadside in metal type, and printed them as a memorable keepsake for everyone.  Good lookin group!

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June Events + Workshops coming up at Intima Gallery and Intima Press

INTIMATE WORKS ON PAPER features a trendy group show of Artist’s Books & Prints, from the shelf to the wall, now on view through June 22.

Join us on Friday, June 6, 5-8pm for readings from the book editions on exhibit.

Intima Gallery Hours: Thursday 5-8pm, Friday 5-8pm, Saturday 12-6pm & Sunday 12-4pm & often by chance or by appointment: 917.496.8216
Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 3pm
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Book Fair

The Manhattan Fine Book Fair in April was wonderful.  Thank you all again for coming by, old friends and new, and for the great support of the new book editions from Intima Press!  More jpegs coming on the website soon.

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