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The Picture Book Re-Imagined

June 17, 2016

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We are excited to announce the July 12 opening of The Picture Book Re-Imagined: The Children’s Book Legacy of Pratt Institute and the Bank Street College of Education. The exhibition, curated by Leonard Marcus, features original children’s book artwork, manuscripts, and archival materials highlighting the ongoing legacy of Bank Street and Pratt Institute in shaping children’s literature as an art form.

The exhibition will be on view at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery from July 12 through September 15.

Join us at the Gallery for two fantastic events!

On Thursday, August 4, we will be hosting Library Salon 8! Curator Leonard Marcus will lead an evening gallery talk of the exhibition. Register here to attend.

On Thursday, September 15, there will be a closing reception and Leonard will lead a panel discussion, Inside Picture Books: Innovation, Craft, and the Future of the Art Form, featuring Steven Light, James Ransome, Barbara Lalicki, Scott Menchin, Caron Lee Cohen, and Caroline Ward. Register here to attend.

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