Print and Book Arts, (100% Art)
A fine press publisher of limited edition poetry and artist books, his Turkey Press (founded in 1974) continues to exhibit regularly on the national and international level. Turkey Press is one of four presses included in the retrospective traveling exhibit, “The Rocket Four.” During 2001, “The Rocket Four” exhibited in Germany at the Deutsche Bucherei (Leipzig), Galerie Mepping (Münster), and the Stiftung Buchkunst at the Deutsche Bibliothek in Frankfurt; there was a 2001 exhibit in Bogotá, Colombia, at the Luis Arango Library, in the Banco de la República. His public art commissions include the completion of two projects in 2001: “Words Over Water,” a collaboration with Karla Elling and Alberto Rios for the City of Tempe, AZ; and “Gifts of a Lifetime,” a solo commission in Pasadena, CA. In January 2000, he received a solo commission for a new public library to be built in Hollywood, Florida, in 2002-2003.