Columbia College Chicago's Book and Paper Center has a special exhibition/reading room opening tomorrow night Thursday. Built out of recycled materials, this room will feature over 75 zines, artist's books, catalogues, and other printed matter. Check out the great list of curators and participating artists including Temporary Services, Edie Fake and Joseph Grigely here. There's also a blog here dedicated to the ongoing 2-week design and construction of the reading room.
The World as Text: A Summer Reading Room
at the Book and Paper Center at Columbia College Chicago
1104 S Wabash Ave
Opening reception: Thursday, June 16, 2011
5 to 8 pm
On view through August 12, 2011
with various public programs listed here.