Sunday, March 5, 2006
Graphic design students, professional designers and book lovers in the Lawrence area will soon have a chance to view the latest award-winning book and jacket designs from some of the nation's scholarly presses.
The traveling exhibit featuring winners of the 2005 Association of American University Presses Book, Jacket and Journal Show will be on display at the University Press of Kansas, 2502 Westbrooke Circle, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays beginning March 13. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
This is a hands-on exhibit that allows viewers to open and study the books to examine the quality of their design and book crafting. In addition, visitors will receive a free copy of the show catalogue containing design specifications and jurors' comments.