Heart & Hands 2015 - Fifth National Juried Book Art Exhibition for Students will showcase the best examples of the broad range of books being made by graduate and undergraduate students in accredited academic institutions. Books made in book arts, graphic design, photography, print-making, and writing courses will be on display in the cases on the second floor of Love Library (the Link and North) from April 6 - May 30, 2015.
On Friday, May 1, there will be a reception for the First Friday Art Walk of Lincoln from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Also, there will be a book sewing demonstration by staff in the UNL Libraries Preservation unit.
The Libraries at UNL and the University of Nebraska Omaha will purchase selected award-winning books from the exhibit for their special collections. The exhibition is sponsored by the UNL Department of Art and Art History, the UNL Libraries and the Nebraska Book Arts Center.
As the intellectual and academic hub of campus, Love Library is including art in its study spaces for students, faculty, and the Nebraska community to enjoy. All exhibits are free, open to the public, and accessible during the hours Love Library is open: http://libraries.unl.edu/hours