Penn Libraries Events & Exhibitions
Werner Pfeiffer
(censor, villain, provocateur, experimenter):
Book-objects & Artist Books
Werner Pfeiffer's Difficult to Fit Book-Object
On Exhibit: September 8, 2009 - February 12, 2010
Werner Pfeiffer, a sculptor, printmaker, and painter renowned for his insightful and moving book-objects and artist books, masterfully constructed and beautifully printed, is collected by private and institutional collectors around the world. This exhibition highlights two distinct groups of works commenting and reflecting on the place and role of the book in the twenty-first century.
Exhibition Opening: Thursday, September 17, 5:30 PM
free and open to the public (please show photo ID at entrance)
Join us for the opening of this exhibition when Werner Pfeiffer will discuss his work.
Reservations appreciated but not required
Please email friends@pobox.upenn.edu or phone 1-800-390-1829
Kamin Gallery, 1st floor, Van-Pelt Dietrich Library Center
University of Pennsylvania, 3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia
Gallery hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Saturday, by prior arrangement, noon-4pm