Month of Photography 2013 officially begins on March 1, but Alicia Bailey's tiny temple to book-art, Abecedarian Gallery, is getting a head start tonight, when Photo Book Works, an international exhibition of artists' books incorporating photos and photographic processes, opens in conjunction with t ... More >>
It's fitting for the small Abecedarian Gallery to end the year with an exhibition of small-scale art. All the two- and three-dimensional works in the Modest in Scale show are twelve inches or smaller in every dimension. "It's a great show to have right before Christmas because people are out looking ... More >>
Looking to start a new chapter? Head to Alicia Bailey's Abecedarian Gallery, a tiny, meticulously curated book-art gallery on Santa Fe Drive, for the last day of the Artists Book Cornucopia III exhibition. And it's going out in style, with a special edition of Westword MasterMind Katie Taft's Action ... More >>
Penney Bidwell's great-grandmother, Viola the tattooed lady.
The story behind the group show Carnivalesque, on view at the Niza Knoll Gallery since September, isn't always bright and happy, as organizer and participant Penney Bidwell knows all too well. She comes from a family of carnies that ... More >>
The Big Draw: magnetic attraction.
There is really no way to forget 9/11 on its tenth anniversary, but there are ways to acknowledge it and maybe move on, some small act that we can do. What remains important is people -- people communing with other people, shoulder-to-shoulder, possibly in ... More >>
Susan Collard, "Great Cities."
Books, says Alicia Bailey of Abecedarian Gallery, are by nature interactive, so it's ironic that the often delicate handmade books she usually exhibits can't be handled too much. But when the two small shows Interactive Artifact and Music Bo(o)x open tonight wit ... More >>