Artist Talk: MCBA/Jerome Book Arts Residency

Thursday, March 14, 2024; 6–8pm CT
Open Book room 203 & Online

Hear from the recipients of the MCBA/Jerome Book Arts Residency Series XVII: Jelani Ellis, Louise Fisher, and Christopher Selleck at this in-person talk at Open Book.

View the recording of this artist talk featuring the recipients of the MCBA/Jerome Foundation Book Arts Residency Series XVII: papermaker Jelani Ellis; interdisciplinary artist Louise Fisher; and photographer Christopher Selleck. The residents discussed their artistic processes, their experiences in the Residency program, and their plans for their exhibition in November.

Since 1985, the Jerome Foundation has helped emerging artists push the boundaries of contemporary book arts by supporting the creation of new work. Through these fellowship and mentorship opportunities, Minnesota artists of diverse disciplines have created book arts projects that challenge and redefine conventional notions of book form and content. Read more about the residency and the residents here.