Jed's up in rural Maine on holiday and I'm putting the finishing touches on the Poems and Pictures exhibit in NYC. We'll post again soon, but for now, here's the scoop on Poems and Pictures:
Curated by Kyle Schlesinger
Center for Book Arts
New York CityJuly 7, 2010 - September 11, 2010
Poems andPictures: A Renaissance in the Art of the Book (1946 - 1981) examines relationships between visual and language art. The exhibit features over 60 books produced between 1946 and 1981, as well as paintings, collages, periodicals, and ephemera. One portion of the exhibit will be devoted to emerging artists in dialogue with the longstanding tradition of collaboration Poets, artists and collaborators include Wallace Berman, Joe Brainard, Robert Creeley, Jim Dine, Johanna Drucker, Philip Guston, Joanne Kyger, Emily McVarish, Karen Randall, Larry Rivers, George Schneeman, and many more.