Upcoming Art Exhibit Events

Monday, June 4

Puget Sound Book Artists 8th Annual Members' Exhibition

Day: June 4 Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library

What exactly is a book? Is it simply a container of information? An object with pages and covers, and a narrative of some sort? A collection of pictures and words? A small sculpture? The 8th annual exhibit of the Puget Sound Book Artists explores all of these possible definitions and more. The participating artists play with the form of a book. They use traditional formats…

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Thursday, June 7

Opening Reception for Puget Sound Book Artists 8th Annual Exhibit

Day: June 7 Time: 5 p.m.–7 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Pacific Northwest Room

What exactly is a book? Is it simply a container of information? An object with pages and covers, and a narrative of some sort? A collection of pictures and words? A small sculpture? The 8th annual exhibit of the Puget Sound Book Artists explores all of these possible definitions and more. The participating artists play with the form of a book. They use traditional formats and bindings in new ways. They make books using all sorts of media and materials; origami folding, popup pages, drawing, painting…

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May 24 - December 31 Ongoing Events
Ongoing

Exhibit: "The Garden of Earthly Delights: Recent Work by Mark Hoppmann"

Days: August 9-October 14 Time: All Day Location: Collins Memorial Library

Working from his studio in Tacoma Washington, Mark Hoppmann is a multi-media artist working primarily in watercolor, India ink, and graphite. He studied art for one year in Florence, Italy, before graduating from Drake University in 1978 with a B.F.A. in graphic design and commercial art. An offset press operator in the graphic arts industry for twenty years, Hoppmann returned to art full time in 1999. Hoppmann has exhibited his watercolor paintings and drawings in multiple galleries across the Pacific…

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