Rare Finds: Selections from the Ringling College of Art and Design’s Library Collection

Aug. 10 – Sept. 19, 2012
Selby Gallery, Ringling College of Art and Design

Gallery I will feature the amazing array of visually unique and inventive limited edition artist’s books and other works the Verman Kimbrough Library has been collecting for the last 25 years.

Gallery II will showcase the powerful, historically significant images produced by Russian photojournalists documenting the tragedy of World War II up through the Nuremberg Trials. This collection was generously donated by Dr. Sarah Hoffe and Mr. Dan Hoffe in 2010 to benefit the new library on the Ringling College campus.

Opening Reception: Fri., Aug. 10, 5-7 p.m.
Director’s Tour: Mon., Aug. 27, 11:30 a.m.

Julie Chen, 1 game board, 1 ledger book, 1 Rules of Play, 1 spinner, 1 Self disc, 8 life markers, 15 metal arrows, 18 marker shapes, 40 text strips, 2 plastic templates, 3 colored pencils, 1 pencil sharpener, and 1 dice, 28 x39 x 12cm

[SELBY GALLERY HOURS] May – August: Mon. – Fri., 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
September-April: Mon. – Sat., 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Tues., 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

[CONTACT US]

Phone: 941.359.7563 or 941.351.5100
Email: selby@ringling.edu
Web: www.ringling.edu/selbygallery

Selby Gallery is located on the Ringling College of Art and Design campus, one-half block east of 2700 N. Tamiami Trail on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way in Sarasota.

All Selby Gallery exhibitions and presentations (and most of our special events) are free and open to the public.