Visual Literacy

Artists' Books and the Vanishing Text

Mirta Kupferminc and Saul Sosnowski, 'Borges y la Cabala: Senderos del Verbo.' Buenos Aires, 2006.

April 7-21, 2011

Art History graduate students in the Museum Studies program are curating an exhibition which explores the dynamic relationship between image and text in artists' books. This show will feature titles from the Special Collections Library at UWM and original works by students of the Peck School of the Arts.

Join us for an Opening Reception and Gallery Talk by Max Yela, Special Collections Librarian, on Thursday, April 7, 2011 from 5-7 pm.

Art History Gallery
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Mitchell Hall, Room 154
3203 North Downer Avenue

Exhibit Postcard, pdf-277kb

Gallery Hours:
Mondays - Thursdays, 10am - 4pm

The gallery is free, open to the public and handicap accessible. During off hours, access is limited to members of the Friends of Art History who may visit the gallery by appointment. Contact information: (414) 229-4330 or

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