Sunday, April 24 | 2 – 4:30 pm
In response to the wonderful books on view in “Dianna Frid & Richard Rezac: Split Complementary” DPAM welcomes artist Regin Igloria to lead an afternoon workshop on book-binding. Kids ages 5 – 12 will learn techniques to construct and design their own artist books. The workshop is free, but space is limited! Please reserve your seat by following the link below.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Regin Igloria maintains a multidisciplinary studio practice in Chicago, IL, which revolves around teaching and serving as an arts administrator. In 2010, he founded North Branch Projects, a community bookbinding project based in the Albany Park neighborhood, which allows him to combine various aspects of his work as an educator and artist. Select teaching experiences include Marwen, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Hyde Park Art Center, Southside Hub of Production, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, and Rhode Island School of Design. His work has been exhibited and collected internationally, including the ANTI Contemporary Art Festival in Finland, Out of Site Performance Festival Chicago, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, The Franklin, Zg Gallery, and The Center for Book Arts NYC. He is a recipient of a 3Arts Teaching Artist Award, Propeller Grant, 96 Acres Project Grant, and an Americans for the Arts Fellowship. He has attended various residencies including Montello Foundation, Ucross, ACRE, and The Wormfarm Institute. He received his MFA in Painting from Rhode Island School of Design and his BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.