Power of the Press, an exhibition of broadsides inspired by Ben Franklin in the digital age, has moved to Em Space for the month of January.
The opening reception is Thursday, January 7th from 6-9pm.
It is free and open to the public.
Power of the Press was previously on display at Portland Center Stage during the production of Ben Franklin Unplugged. Approximately 15 artists participated. The work and Em Space itself is a must see if you are a lover of letterpress, words, and works of art.
Artists participating in the exhibit include: Clare Carpenter of Tiger Food Press, Rory Sparks, Marty Brown of Letterary Press, Rebecca Gilbert of Stumptown Printers, Jean Sammis of Lark Press, Carye Bye of Red Bat Press, Iris Porter, Mette Rankin of Bureau of Betterment, Katy Meegan and Keegan Wenkman of Keeganmeegan Press & Bindery, Jeff Shay & Connie Blauwkamp of Buzzworm, Joseph Green of Mind your P's&Q's, Micheal D'Alessandro of Bedouin Books and more.
Em Space Book Arts Center
407 SE Ivon St
Portland, OR 97202