Portable Magic: The Art of the Book

Opening this Friday, September 8th and running through December 15th is an exhibit of contemporary book art entitled “Portable Magic: The Art of the Book,” at the Capitol Rotunda Gallery in Santa Fe.

Hosted by The New Mexico Capitol Art Foundation, the exhibit features 71 artists, all are members of the Santa Fe Book Arts Group (BAG).  Dr. Cynthia Sanchez, Executive Director of the Capitol Art Foundation and Curator of the Capitol Art Collection, selected 112 pieces to include in the show this year.

A Gala Opening Reception will be held on Friday, September 8 from 4 pm – 6 pm in the Capitol Rotunda Gallery at the northwest corner of Paseo de Peralta and Old Santa Fe Trail.

The opening reception and gallery are free and open to the public.

Photo caption: “History Mountain” a 4-spread pop-up book by Sally Blakemore