Book Arts

Book Arts Book Arts in Washington, D.C. advances the book as a vital contemporary art form and is dedicated to the preservation of this nearly lost body of knowledge

advances the book as a vital contemporary art form and is dedicated to the preservation of this nearly lost body of knowledge. Book Arts is the culmination of the collective efforts of gifted American and Florentine bookbinders, conservators, book artists, letterpress printers and leather craftsmen. Inspired by the classic Florentine atelier and a 100 year old legacy, Book Arts coalesces a life-ti

advances the book as a vital contemporary art form and is dedicated to the preservation of this nearly lost body of knowledge. Book Arts is the culmination of the collective efforts of gifted American and Florentine bookbinders, conservators, book artists, letterpress printers and leather craftsmen. Inspired by the classic Florentine atelier and a 100 year old legacy, Book Arts coalesces a life-ti

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04/12/2015

"There is no friend as loyal as a book." -Ernest Hemingway

04/04/2015

The most expensive printed book in the world is the 1640 Bay Psalm book from America. Can you guess how much it sold for?
A. $150,000
B. $14.2 million
C. $3.4 million

04/02/2015

Did you know? The word ‘shrine’ comes from the Latin scrinium meaning ‘chest for books’.

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04/01/2015
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Book Arts in Washington, D.C. advances the book as a vital contemporary art form and is dedicated...

Looking for the perfect, personalized gift? Stop by our showroom.
03/27/2015

Looking for the perfect, personalized gift? Stop by our showroom.

Looking for the perfect, personalized gift? Stop by our showroom.

Do you have a beloved book you'd like restored? That's where we come in.
03/24/2015

Do you have a beloved book you'd like restored? That's where we come in.

Do you have a beloved book you'd like restored? That's where we come in.

A custom, hand-bound journal: The perfect way to commemorate your memories.
03/21/2015

A custom, hand-bound journal: The perfect way to commemorate your memories.

A custom, hand-bound journal: The perfect way to commemorate your memories.

03/20/2015

We want to know: What is your most cherished book?

03/20/2015

It's been our pleasure to share our bookmaking expertise with the world for the past seven years. Now we're posting about it!

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1902 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington D.C., DC
20006

Opening Hours

Monday 10:30am - 6pm
Tuesday 10:30am - 6pm
Wednesday 10:30am - 6pm
Thursday 10:30am - 6pm
Friday 10:30am - 6pm

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(202) 776-0006

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