Archive for ‘Exhibition’

Summer Reading

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

Kent and Nanette are launching this summer with three exhibitions showing their artists’ books. Happy Summer reading!


Bibliophoria II
June 16 – July 23
Sebastopol Center for the Arts
6780 Depot St.
Sebastopol, California

BOOKWORKS, Pacific Center for the Book Arts’ Fourteenth Triennial
June 18  –  August 7
San Francisco Public Library
Main branch Skylight Gallery, 6th floor
100 Larkin Street at Grove
San Francisco, California

East for Art in a Global Age
September 8 – November 5
Asian Arts Gallery
Towson University
Towson, Maryland

New Year Events

Sunday, January 2nd, 2011

01doll-christopher3Gualala Arts presents Dolled Up, featuring the works of Signe Barrar, Elaine Benjamin, Matthew Christopher, Eileen McGarvey, Jane Reichhold, Shannon Shea, and Nanette Wylde.

In this exhibition artists push the limits of how we understand and think about the doll using installations, video and animation, portraits, books, narratives and unique doll objects.

The reception is Friday, January 7, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The exhibition runs through January 30, 2011.

More info at: Gualala Art Center

While you’re in the stunning left coast towns of Northern California catch José Arenas’ book signing on Saturday, January 8 at the Phoenix Restaurant in Point Arena. 5:30 – 7ish pm.

José’s book,  A Little Piece of Happiness, was recently published by PreNeo Press’ Hunger Button Books .

Image: Matthew Christopher, Western 1:47

Meaning Maker at Roy C. Moore Art Gallery

Friday, August 20th, 2010

Meaning Maker Periodic Personal Evaluation edition is included in the exhibition Identity, August 19 to September 16; and Relationship to Nature edition is included in Wild Culture: Ecological Perspectives, September 23 to October 26. Both are at the Roy C. Moore Art Gallery on the Gainesville State College campus in Oakwood, Georgia.

Meaning Maker at The Schneider Museum of Art

Monday, May 17th, 2010


Meaning Maker American Citizenship Edition is included in the exhibition The Mythical State of Jefferson, May 6 to June 12 at the Schneider Museum of Art.

The Museum is on the Southern Oregon University Campus in Ashland, Oregon. The exhibition addresses a 1941 movement to create a new state, out of parts of Northern California and Southern Oregon, for the purpose of copper mining .

Book Arts Jam 2009

Friday, October 16th, 2009


PreNeo Press and Hunger Button Books are delighted to participate in the 8th Annual Book Arts Jam, Saturday, October 17, at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, California.

Saturday, Oct. 17, 10am – 4pm

We will have books, prints, Meaning Makers, and democratic multiples for your visual and intellectual amusement. Additionally, Nanette will be writing poems on the spot at Spontaneous Word Combustion, a BABA fundraising collaboration with Robert Perry and members of Bay Area Book Artists.

Directions and info at:

May & June Exhibitions

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

for Kent & Nanette of PreNeo Press

ebaybie_beth ebaybies, charcoal and pastel drawings by Nanette         

May 1 – 31  

The Doll Show
Olive Hyde Art Gallery
Fremont, California    

Our friend Pati Bristow has some very special fetish dolls in this show.

PreNeo Press Open Studios
Join us and several other studios in the building.

May 16 & 17, 11 am – 5 pm

Linden Street Warehouse
275 Linden Street, Redwood City
SVOS Site 30
Across from the Target shopping center on El Camino (behind the Sleep Train)


Polyglot: Expressive Media in Book Arts
Curated by Penny Nii and Sue Friedland

June 13, 2009 – July 6, 2009

Reception: Saturday June 13 from 5 – 7 pm
Gualala Arts Center
Gualala, California


The Qì Project
Digital Art and Narrative exhibition 

June 20, 6:30 – 8:30 pm

in conjunction with Computers and Writing 2009 conference
at UC Davis, Art and King Lounges of the Memorial Union


Bay Area Book Artists
Kent and Nanette both have work in two Bay Area Book Artists exhibitions.

Martin Luther King library at San José State University through May 16

Conscious Books
currently at DeAnza College Library, travels to Pleasanton Library in July