Jon Beacham: Artist, Bookmaker, Letterpress printer

Jon Beacham: Artist, Bookmaker, Letterpress printer

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Riverrun Books & Manuscripts
12 Washington Ave
Hastings on Hudson NY 10706

Artworks, publications from Jon Beacham's The Brother in Elysium Press, and examples of fine printing will be on display in the front room of Riverrun. Jon will discuss his work and the process of traditional letterpress printing and publishing in the digital age. Assorted ephemera, books and artworks will be offered for sale.

The Brother In Elysium is a publishing imprint issuing books, artist editions, multiples and ephemera, using the forms of letterpress printing, hand bookbinding, collage and color photography.

Established in 2009, the press currently resides in Kingston, NY.