'Le livre libre' (The Free Book) is an original exhibition of artists' books and illustrative prints created by Green Door Printmaking Studio's Print Guild.
The Print Guild is a collective of select members of the studio who formed to work collaboratively towards a nominated cooperative project. Over the duration of the four months preceding this exhibition, The Print Guild have evolved the work on display combining printmaking with both traditional and unconventional book making methods.
Confirmed participating artists: Anna Johnson, Pandora Johnson, Steven Allen, Susan Steele, Kevin A. Pickering, Barbara Smith, Rosamund Worrall, Sarah Roach (more TBC).
This exhibition will coincide with the Derby Book Festival (9-17 June).
Showing: 1 - 23 June; Monday - Friday (except Tuesday which closes at 3pm) 11am-5pm, Saturdays: 11am-4.30pm
Open Evening: Friday, 2 June from 5-8pm
Talk with Matt Edwards (traditional bookbinder): Saturday, 10 June 3pm-4pm tickets £5 adults / £3 concessions
Meet the Artists: Saturday, 17 June 11am-4pm
*Photography taken by Monika Podniesinska