A presentation by Master Book Binder and Book Conservator Arini Esarey ‘05

Arini Esarey received a BA in studio art from Reed College in Portland, OR and a Bookbinding Diploma from North Bennet St School in Boston, MA. She studied Islamic calligraphy in Las Arts Turs, Istanbul, Islamic bookbinding, calligraphy and papermaking at Scripps College, and Persian and illuminated manuscripts at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. She was the recipient of the Fath Scholarship at the Rare Books School at the University of Virginia in 2015.

Esarey will bring many examples of her work and run a workshop in coptic binding following her talk.

Talk: 9:00-10:00 a.m. (Art 201)
Workshop: 10:00 a.m. - Noon (Print Studio)

Sponsored by the art department Cooley Gray Fund. Free and open to the public.


Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

Studio Art, 201 and Print Studio
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

Event Type

Lecture, Workshop/Training


Faculty, Students, Alumni, Open to the Public, Staff

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