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The Lushness of Print: Samiya Bashir & Letra Chueca Press Exhibition Opening

This event is in the past - Thu 7 Feb 2019

Celebrate the opening of The Lushness of Print, featuring the ekphrastic partnership between Samiya Bashir’s Poetry Salon and Letra Chueca Press, a woman- and Latinx-owned printing press that uses traditional machines and techniques.

Celebrate the opening of The Lushness of Print at The Poetry Foundation, featuring the ekphrastic partnership between Samiya Bashir’s Poetry Salon and Letra Chueca Press, a woman- and Latinx-owned printing press that uses traditional machines and techniques.

The press was co-founded by Camila Araya and Daniela del Mar, whose vision is to operate a sustainable, multicultural space dedicated to the craft of printing that empowers underrepresented communities. The event will feature a talk and walk-through of the exhibition with Bashir and del Mar. Afterward, del Mar will demonstrate the use of a letterpress, and guests will be welcome to print and take home a broadside commemorating the exhibition opening.

The Lushness of Print: Samiya Bashir & Letra Chueca Press Exhibition Opening

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