GBW Chapters sponsor exhibits within their regions featuring works from their members. For upcoming Chapter exhibits, please see the Regional Chapter pages.
Some examples of recent Chpater exhibits are listed on the right.
West of the Plains
2008-2009 Rocky Mountain Chapter Exhibit
A juried exhibit of contemporary book works by members of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers. A PDF version of the catalog is available online at the Rocky Mountain Chapter website.
Inspired Design: The Mentoring Stamp
2008 New England Chapter Exhibit
A set book exhibit featuring Lance Hidy's book about the design for the "Mentoring Stamp." The exhibit was hosted by the Mortimer Rare Book Room at Smith College in Northampton, MA. A catalog of the exhibit is available.
New England Vignettes
2004 New England Chapter Exhibit
Curated by our chapter exhibitions chair, Lori Foley, this open-themed exhibition featured fine bindings, fine press work, artists’ books and calligraphy by chapter members. A fully-illustrated catalogue of the exhibition, with descriptions of the works and artist statements, is available for sale directly from the New England Chapter. Contact the chapter chair for details.
2003 Rocky Mountain Chapter Exhibit
This non-juried exhibit coincided with the 2003 Standards of Excellence seminar in Denver, CO.
2002 Midwest Chapter Exhibit
A collection of poetry by Kentucky poet Richard Taylor and printed by Gray Zeitz of the Larkspur Press. The bindings can be viewed online thanks to Northwestern University Library. Catalogs for the exhibit are still available.
Heaven On Earth: A Collection of Essays by John Muir
1999 Lone Star Chapter Exhibit
This exhibit was featured in the GBW Journal, Volume XXXV, including full color photos of the members' work.