BookOpolis, 2009

Asheville Book Works, Asheville, NC

BookOpolis is a wonderful event that puts viewers in direct contact with over 100 artist books. In its fifth year, BookOpolis took place on a Friday night and Saturday day with extended viewing hours this year during the following week. The Friday and Saturday events also hosted local music talent, as well as demos and hands-on activities involving printing presses, paper-making, book-binding and screenprinting. Book Works offers workshops and studio rental year-round, and may be found at I served as their official photographer for the event this year, and look forward to working with them in the future.