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Events
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Matthew Brandt, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
     
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Kerry Tribe, an artist working primarily in film, video, and installation. Read more about her here.
  • You are invited to a Movies that Matter Special Screening of the powerful new film shaping the debate about rape on college campuses, The Hunting Ground, on Tuesday, September 15 at 7:15 PM in the Otis Forum.  The Hunting Ground is a startling exposé of sexual assaults on U.S. colleges, institutional cover-ups and the brutal social toll on the victims and their families from the Academy Award-nominated filmmaking team of Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering.
  • Otis Books is pleased to publish Tim Erickson’s debut collection of poetry, Egopolis, a textual journey through destruction, resistance, city, and the Ego, from ancient times to the present day. Erickson’s work has appeared in the Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and the Salt Anthology of New Writing. He lives in Salt Lake City.

  • The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce a lecture by 

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Hassan Khan, an artist who lives and works in Cairo, Egypt. Read more about him here.

  • Otis Graduate Writing students will read from their works-in-progress.

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History of Books

In the library

  • Books about the history of books are found in Z4-659
  • Calligraphy and handwriting scripts, NK3600-3630 and Z40
  • Calligraphy and handwriting scripts, NK3600-3630 and Z40
  • Book covers, NC973
  • Children’s book illustration, NC965
  • History of graphic design, NC998+

Search terms

  • Book collecting
  • Book covers
  • Book design
  • Book industries and trade
  • Book jackets
  • Books and reading
  • Books – Conservation and restoration
  • Books - Ornamentation
  • Books - History
  • Calligraphy
  • Graphic arts - History
  • Handwriting
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Illustrated books
  • Publishers and  publishing

Web resources

 

Wooden handpress