Mt. Pleasant Library Presents Open Shelves: A Community Book Arts Exhibit

By Editorial Team on June 28, 2016
Photo courtesy of Mt. Pleasant Library.
Photo courtesy of Mt. Pleasant Library.


Opening Reception: Thursday, July 7 at 6:30pm


The exhibit will feature handmade books and art by Quique Aviles, Anne Buckwalter, Carlos Rosario, International Public Charter School Students, and You.

Join them to:

  • EXAMINE • ምርመራ • EXAMINE
  • MAKE • አሰራር • CONSTRUYA
  • SHARE • ማጋራት • COMPARTA

Key dates:

  • July 1 – 31, 2016 • Exhibit on View
  • July 7, 2016 • Opening Reception at the Library • 6:30 pm
  • July 16, 2016 • Art Workshop • Columbia Heights Farmers’ Market
  • July 21, 2016 • Artist Talk at the Library • 6:30 pm

Open Shelves is curated by Jamila Z. Felton. It is part of Open Stories, an exhibition series through a partnership with DC Public Library and the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). Open Stories is made possible by support from the DC Public Library Foundation.

Mt. Pleasant Library is located at 3160 16th Street NW. For more information, visit