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"Look, Look, Look...A Playful Book" - Les Trois Ourses

Looking for a family activity in New York this summer?

Visit the Center for Book Arts' exhibition "Look, Look, Look...A Playful Book", curated by Élisabeth Lortic, co-founder of French publishing company Les Trois Ourses, presenting fifty artistic books for children, for the enjoyment of all.

This exhibition brings to life the ideas and concepts of futurist artist Bruno Munari (1907-1998). It is a thoughtful and dynamic exploration of play, invention, movement, and color. It brings together kid-friendly artworks, and engage children in a creative learning process.

Artists include: Ianna Andreadis, Marion Bataille, Mauro Bellei, John Cage & Lois Long, Remy Charlip, Ivan & Jane Chermayeff, Paul Cox, Louise-Marie Cumont, Sophie Curtil, Milos Cvach, Sylvia de Swaan, Sonia Delaunay, Olafur Eliasson, Marco Ferreri, Barbara Henry, Keith Godard, Wennie Huang, Coline Irwin, Katsumi Komagata, Kumi Korf, Warja Lavater, El Lissitzky, Richard Long, Iela & Enzo Mari, Piet Marée, Barbara Mauriello, Scott McCarney, Fanette Mellier, Fanny Millard, Bruno Munari, Thomas Ockerse, Eugenia & Vladimir Radunsky, Kurt Schwitters/Kate Steinitz/Theo Van Doesburg, Alma Siedhoff-Buscher, Claire Van Vliet, and Laurence Weiner.

A talk around the exhibition will take place on September 19, at 6:30pm, with curator Elisabeth Lortic and exhibiting artists Louise-Marie Cumont and Kumi Korf.

This exhibition is supported by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S.