Recent Exhibitions  

Artists' Book Cornucopia III
An International Juried Exhibition of Artists' Books
Abecedarian Gallery
910 Santa Fe, #101
Denver, CO 80204
Jurors: Tony White
April 20-June 2, 2012
Hedgefrog, Mollusk

Midwest Chapter Exhibit
Minnesota Center for the Book
Minneapolis, MN
April 20-May 30, 2012
Yellow Book

Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur Gallery
1 W. Court Square, Suite 110
Decatur, GA 30030
March 2-May 14, 2012
Organic Form #10, Organic Form #18 in wall-mounted boxes

No Library Card Required: An Invitational Exhibition of Book Art
Santa Fe Community College
School of Art and Design Center for Book Art and Printmaking
6401 Richards Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87508
March 29-April 26, 2012
Star Coral, Starship Log and Pod, Urchin

Greater Des Moines Exhibited
Polk County Heritage Gallery
111 Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309
December 5, 2011-March 1, 2012
Pentapod, Curly Dredges, Echinate

CraftForms 2011
Wayne Art Center
413 Maplewood Ave
Wayne, PA 19087
December 2, 2011-January 21, 2012
Mollusk, Hedgefrog

One Book Many Interpretations, 2nd Edition
Chicago Public Library
Harold Washington Library Center
400 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
August 26, 2011-May 15, 2012
Jurors: Audrey Niffenegger, Paul Gehl, Norma Rubovits
The House on Mango Street, Runner-up best binding

Topeka Competition 30
Work in 3-dimensions
Alice C. Satatini Gallery
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library
1515 SW 10th Ave.
Topeka, KS 66604
Juror: L. Brent Kington

April 1-May 13, 2011
Curly Dredges, Echinate, Mollusk, Radiolaria, X-Pod Purchase Award

Prizewinners Show
Creative Arts Workshop
New Haven, CT
January 21-February 11, 2011
Solo show with other prizewinner. Thirty works on exhibit, including the prizewinning pieces Leaf, Radiolaria, Reptalien

Inventive Structures: Books Beyond the Codex
Creative Arts Workshop
20 Audubon Street
New Haven, CT
Juror: Heidi Kyle
May 14-June 25, 2010
Reptalien, Radiolaria, Leaf (Prizewinner)

Woman Made Gallery
685 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
May 6-June 30, 2011

New Views
October 1, 2010-May 15, 2011

Exhibition Schedule:

Milner Library
Illinois State University, Normal, IL
October 1-November 10, 2010

Rare Book and Manuscript Library
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
December 1-31, 2010

Special Collections
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
February 1-28, 2011

Parks Library
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
March 15-May 15, 2011

Artists' Book Cornucopia
A juried show of altered bookworks
Abecedarian Gallery
910 Santa Fe, #101
Denver, CO 80204
Jurors: Michael Levine-Clark
April 1-May 6, 2010
Tsunami, Starship Log and Pod

RE: (rebound, recycled, repurposed, reused)
A juried show of altered bookworks
Abecedarian Gallery
910 Santa Fe, #101
Denver, CO 80204
Jurors: Barbara Hale and Susah Vaho
February 12-March 20, 2010
Column #3, Featherstar

The Book in Time and Place
Anderson Gallery
Drake University
Des Moines, IA
Invitational exhibition
Curator: Sarah McCoy
September 11-October 9, 2009
Column #5, Featherstar, Tsunami, Urchin

Woman Made Gallery
685 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
Juror: Karen Hanmer
June 19-July 23, 2009
Having a Ball in the Wild West, The Glory Trail

Book Forms
Conrad Wilde Gallery
210 N. 4th Avenue
Tuscon, AZ 85705
Curated by Margaret Suchland
October 4-25, 2008
Yellow Book, Column #3

5th International Book and Paper Arts Triennial
Center for Book and Paper Arts
1104 S. Wabash Ave., 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60605
July 25-Sept. 12, 2008
Urchin, Column #3

Abecedarian Gallery
910 Santa Fe, #101
Denver, CO 80204
August-September 2008
Having a Ball with Sherlock Holmes-
The Adventure of the Copper Beeches

east end applied arts
Aurora, CO
May 9-June 28, 2008
Entries from the Bat Log and
Having a Ball in the Wild West, The Glory Trail

Iowa Book Festival
Hefner Law Office Conference Room
Adel, Iowa
Solo Show of Peggy Johnston’s Book Art
April 26th, 2008

Sculptural Bookworks
Abecedarian Gallery
910 Santa Fe, #101
Denver, CO 80204
Column, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches

Outrageous Pages:
Ingenious Artists’ Books
State University of New York
College at Oneonta
Fine Arts Gallery
January 21-March 7, 2008
Sea Urchin, Tsunami, Yellow Book 2

Bind-O-Rama 2007
An on-line set book exhibition featuring
The catalog to the Guild of Book Workers
100th Anniversary Exhibition.
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One Book Many Interpretations
Chicago Public Library
September 30, 2006-April 15, 2007
The Oxbow Incident  Best Binding Award, Purchase award

Guild of Book Workers Centennial Exhibition
September 2006-November 2007
Starship Log and Pod

Exhibition Schedule:

The Grolier Club
New York, New York
September 20-November 25, 2006

Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries
East Lansing, Michigan
December 8, 2006-January 24, 2007

Book Arts Program at the J. Willard Marriott Library
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, The University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
February 9-March 18, 2007

Branford P. Millar Library, Portland State University
Portland, Oregon
April 9-May 20, 2007

The Bridwell Library, Southern Methodist University
Dallas, Texas
June 18-September 14, 2007

Dartmouth College Library
Hanover, New Hampshire

October 8-November 30, 2007

Stand and Deliver
Engineering Sculpture into a Book Format
Entries from the Bat Log (2003)
Opening April 11, 2004 and traveling until October 28, 2005

The 4th international Book and Paper Arts Triennial
Columbia College Center for book and paper arts
1104 S. Wabash Avenue, 2nd floor
Chicago, Illinois 60605
Starship Log and Pod (2004)

The Intensive Spirit
Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts at the Depot
1001-13th Street
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
April 29 to June 19, 2005
A juried international exhibition of book arts and handmade paper constructions.
Having a Ball in the Wild West--The Glory Trail (2003)

Readers Art 5

Susan Hensel Design
3441 Cedar Ave. S.
Santa Fe, New Mexico
April 1 to April 16, 2005
An exhibition of artists books that might bend the idea of book or stretch the string of narrative.
Having a Ball in the Wild West--The Glory Trail (2003)
Having a Ball with Sherlock Holmes--The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (2003) Metamorphosis of Emotional Involvement (2002)

2005 International Small Works Exhibition
Red Dot Fine Art
3441 Cedar Ave. S.
616-1/2 B Canyon Road
March 4 to April 28, 2005
An exhibition of two or three-dimensional work in any media smaller than 16 by 16 inches.

Having a Ball in the Wild West--The Glory Trail (2003)

2003 Round-Up
Rocky Mountain Chapter
Guild of Bookworkers
The Glory Trail (2003)
Entries from the Bat Log (2003)

October 3 to October 30, 2003
Denver Book Mall
Denver, Colorado

November 1 to November 30, 2003
Regis University Library
Denver, Colorado

Guild of Bookworkers In Flight
Artists' Books, Fine Bindings and Broadsides by Members of the Guild
Opening October 23, 2003, and traveling through July 17, 2005
The Caged Bird's Fling

An Open Book
An exhibition of books that may be viewed in their entirety without being handled.
March 1 to April 9, 2004
Cuyahoga Community College
Gallery West
11000 West Pleasant Valley Rd.
Cleveland, Ohio
The Greenwood Book

Journals of Discovery
Marking the anniversary of the Lewis & Clark Expedition, 1804
South American Journal
April 28 to June 12, 2004
Multnomah County Library
Collins Gallery
801 S.W. 10th Ave.
Portland, Oregon

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