Block Night Images

Most Wednesday evenings folks interested in various aspects of printing and the book arts gather at the Center for an informal session of sharing their craft.Please see our Classes and …


Salience, the sea

Sarah Lawson, a longtime Book Arts member and friend of the Center, presents an exhibition of her collage work at New City Arts through February 24, 2023.

February 3–24, 2023 | Charlottesville

The Burden of Invisibility

Virginia Center for the Book member artist Veronica Jackson’s exhibit The Burden of Invisibility will be on display at the Morin Gallery at The Art Center in Orange from February 2-March 25.

February 2 – March 25, 2023 | Orange

The return of Block Night… Wednesday, December 7th

Details will follow, but we’re looking to reestablish Block Night as a regular feature of our Book Arts offerings. These informal sessions are open to all interested in the art and/or craft …

December 7, 2022 | 5:30PM – 7:30AM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, VA

Holiday Card Class 2022 – An Introduction to Letterpress

Join us for an introduction to letterpress as you make 15 simple holiday greeting cards from our movable type.Come with an idea for no more than 20 words, look through …

December 3, 2022 | 12PM – 4PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School City Center, Charlottesville, VA

Book Arts Members’ Meeting: Tuesday, November 15 @ 5:00 PM

Please join us for an ALL Members’ Meeting Meeting Agenda VIRGINIA CENTER FOR THE BOOKMembers MeetingTuesday, November 15, 2022, at 5:00 PM IntroductionsAuction Report                                                                                     Kevin Brainstorming Ideas and interests …

November 15, 2022 | 5PM – 6PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Saints Alive! the 2022 Book Arts Annual Members’ Project

It’s a wrap Saints Alive, is a collection of storied art to express gratitude for whoever/whatever helped one cope during the pandemic. Our project has two components, both inspired by …


Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice

Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice  A POETRY READING & CONVERSATIONSponsored by UVA Arts Council  Friday // November 11th // 6 PM Virginia Center for the Book @ the Jefferson School  Nicole Cecilia Delgado of La …

November 11, 2022 | 6PM – 7:30PM | Virginia Center for the Book, Charlottesville, VA 22903