May 19, 2012, 6 pm-9 pm
Exhibition Reception: Saturday, May 19th at 6 pm
The Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum is proud to present the work of Paul Brown. His broadsides, books, and other letterpress printed works will be on display May 1st through June 30th, 2012. Please join us on the evening of May 19th for an artist's reception from 6 - 9 pm. This event marks the end of Paul Brown's three-year tenure as Artist in Residence at the museum. We are grateful for the knowledge and support that he has given to us.
Paul Brown joined the faculty in the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts at Indiana University, Bloomington in 2000 as a professor of Graphic Design after 16 years at the Herron School of Art as a professor of Visual Communication. His work has been included in Communication Arts and Print magazines and in Graphic Design USA, the Annual of the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA). In addition, Brown has received awards from the Chicago Book Clinic, the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, the Miniature Book Society, the American Federation of Arts Design, and the Art Directors Club of Indiana. He currently serves as Director and Chair of the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts. He was also a founding member and has served on the board of the Indianapolis chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts. His work has been exhibited widely including AIGA’s Fifty Books, New York, Art of the Book, Toronto, and Book Arts: Images and Words, Cambridge, Massachusetts. His most recent work involves limited edition, letterpress printed book works and broadsides.