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Center for Book Arts (The), New York

 Center for Book Arts (The) - New York, New York
Center for Book Arts (The)
28 West 27th Street, New York, NY 10001Map
3rd Floor
+1 212 481 0295
Neighborhood: Flatiron District
Overview

The Center for Book Arts was established in 1974 with the aim of conserving the traditional craft of book-making and promoting it as an art form.This center houses a huge collection of more than 2000 books ranging across various genres by national and international authors.The center also hosts exhibition, workshops and lectures that can benefit those interested in this art. Since the fall of 2012 they have begun courses to train students in the art of book-making inculcating skills such as book binding, letterpress, paper treatment and calligraphy. Drop in at the center and peruse this novel craft.

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Center for Book Arts (The) General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM, Saturday from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Nearest Train: 28 Street
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