Bestiaries and Herbiaries: The Pop-Ups of Shawn Sheehy
KBAC Gallery, October 6 – 27
Opens During Art Hop, October 6, 2017, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
For 20 years, Shawn Sheehy has been creating pop-up books that explore the wild world and the place of humans within it. This exhibit will feature Sheehy’s artist books, individual pop-up folios, and a selection of the ephemera and process work that surround his practice.
Lecture: Pop-up Bestiaries and Herbiaries: What We Can Learn by Cataloging the “Wild”
Thursday, October 5: 6:00 pm in the Richmond Center, RCVA 2008
The KBAC joins with Western Michigan University Libraries Special Collections and Rare Book Department, and the Frostic School of Art, to welcome visiting pop-up book artist and paper engineer Shawn Sheehy. This visit is supported by a grant from the WMU Visiting Scholars and Artists Program.
Workshops: “Pop-Up Wildflower Greeting Cards: Spring Set” and “Pop-Up Wildflower Greeting Cards: Summer Set”
Saturday, October 7, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 pm and Sunday, October 8, Noon to 5:00 p.m.
Visit our Workshops page for more info.