Presenting this year’s lineup of Bookmaking champs!
The Contemporary Jewish Museum, which hosts the EJK Bookmaking Awards in San Francisco, threw a party for the Competition winners as well as Keats’s 100th birthday. The March 13 event—“Celebrating Authors Big and Small,” a special family program that included cake, plus a book viewing, book arts, music and more—was presented in partnership with the San Francisco Public Library, where the books are on display through May 8. For this year’s winners, the fun was a prelude to the awards ceremony for the fourth-annual West Coast EJK Bookmaking Competition.
Here is a sampling of the beautiful books and their winning creators: