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Amichai Windows Book Launch

“A poem is like a lullaby that you sing in order to calm yourself.”
Yehuda Amichai–

Flyer for exhibition of "The Amichai Windows" at Pyramid Atlantic Art CenterA Light By The Window, an exhibition and book launch of The Amichai Windows by artist Rick Black, will be held from 1 – 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 18th, at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center in Hyattsville, MD.

A bilingual Hebrew/English artist book that was 10 years in the making, The Amichai Windows features 18 poems by renown Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai. The exhibition will display letterpressed spreads and prints from the book, including multi-layered collages of more than 100 images from archives around the world, replicas of Amichai’s original poems and much more.

Helen Frederick and Judith K. Brodsky, each a leading artist, printmaker and arts advocate, will be on hand to discuss Black’s book, the connection between art and poetry, and the place of limited editions today.

The exhibition will be up from February 15th to February 21st. For more information, please see www.pyramidatlanticartcenter.org

Free admission with light refreshments.

 

 

 

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