Tag Archives: SF Center for the Book

Boning and Binding BookSpines at SF Center for the Book

Ariel Soto-Suver is a photographer for the SF Bay Guardian. She and her husband Sam recently attended an Introduction to Bookbinding workshop at the San Francisco Center for the book and posted this article at the San Francisco Bay Guardian newspaper. Click here to see the original piece at SF Bay Guardian. Boning and Binding […]

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Featured in the SF Chronicle: Codex Fair Celebrates Fine Art of Books

Nancy Davis Kho is a freelance writer in Oakland. She wrote the following article which appeared in the SF Chroncile and on SFGate.com on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 and features a quote from our studio manager Rhiannon Alpers. See the San Francisco Center for the Book at the Codex International Book Fair. Click here for more […]

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2012 Al-Mutanabbi Street Anniversary Reading at the Double Elephant Print Workshop

The San Francisco Center for the Book will host an anniversary reading to commemorate the sixth anniversary of the bombing of Al-Mutanabbi Street in Baghdad Iraq on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. For the fifth anniversary, in 2012, the Double Elephant Print Workshop in the UK, held an anniversary reading and we are sharing the video recording […]

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Spotlight on “Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here” Artist Kathleen O’Connell

The San Francisco Center for the Book is exhibiting “Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here” a response by the letterpress and book arts community to the March 5, 2007 bombing of al-Mutanabbi Street, Baghdad’s street of booksellers, writer and poets. In this post, we are highlighting the work of one of the fifty-four artists represented in he […]

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SF Center for the Book at 2013 Codex International Book Fair

The CODEX 2013 INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR will be held at the beautiful waterfront Craneway Pavilion, located in Richmond at 1414 Harbour Way South. Craneway Pavilion is a world-class and sustainably designed event, concert and production facility located on 25 waterfront acres, Craneway Pavilion delivers awe-inducing views of the San Francisco skyline and surrounding environs. As […]

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