The second volume of the exhibition "Picturing Books: Illustrations in Print from the 15th to the 20th Centuries" will open Jan. 21 at The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House in downtown Nacogdoches. A reception for Volume II is planned for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in The Cole Art Center.

The exhibition offers a series of "chapters" that explore the evolution of the printed illustration, beginning with the Incunabulum (meaning the first 50 years of the printed book), including the Nuremberg Chronicle of 1493 and continuing up to the 20th century.

Art exhibitions and receptions are sponsored by the Friends of the Visual Arts, Nacogdoches Junior Forum, William Arscott and The Flower Shop. Admission is free. For more information, call (936) 468-1131.

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Schedules

  • Starting Tuesday, January 21st, 2020, repeated every day until Sunday, March 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Venue

The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

329 E. Main Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75961

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