Arts-Area News

Recharge during Reading Week
December 8, 2016
The Arts Library will have puzzles and coloring books available at the desk for students to borrow throughout Reading Week. We are also offering a drop-in meditation session from 8-9 pm on Monday, December 12, and a visit from Louie the therapy dog from noon to 2 pm on Tuesday, December 13.  For...
Warren Lehrer performs "A Life in Books"
November 21, 2016
Warren Lehrer (MFA ’80) to perform “A Life in Books" on December 9 at 6:30 pm Free and open to the public. In celebration of the current exhibition at the Haas Family Arts Library  The Book As Stage: Performance and Theater in the Book Arts In conjunction with the Odds and Ends Art Book Fair at the...
Berg Fashion Library
November 10, 2016
The Berg Fashion Library is now part of the newly-launched Bloomsbury Fashion Central. Search across a selection of books, reference works, and journals covering fashion history around the world, including the ten-volume Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, the anthology Classic and Modern...
Tora Bora by Art Hazelwood. Image used with permission.
September 19, 2016
The Book As Stage: Performance and Theater in the Book Arts September 26 – December 18, 2016 The book format has long been used as a vehicle for artistic expression. This exhibition focuses on the presentation of theatrical texts and documentation of performance in the book arts. The objects on...
Atrium of Haas Arts Library
September 13, 2016
Arts librarians have already met many new students in orientation sessions, and we hope your fall term is off to a good start. Changes in effect this fall: You can now choose Haas as a pickup point for Interlibrary Loan materials as well as Borrow Direct and Eli Express books. Arts Library Special...
[Ex libris C. S. Junge] by Carl S. Junge, [1916?], 6.5 x 6 cm. Carl S. Junge Collection (BKP 156), Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library, Yale University.
July 26, 2016
Librarian and avid bookplate collector Zella Allen Dixson claims that “the prime requisite for a good book-plate is an artistic client” (p. 10). Perhaps the most artistic clients of all are the many artists who design their own bookplates. Carl Stephen Junge (1880-1972) was a Chicago-based artist...
Artspace ephemera
July 7, 2016
The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library at Yale University is pleased to announce the acquisition of the archives of Artspace, New Haven’s vibrant non-profit organization for contemporary art. Artspace is currently celebrating its 30th anniversary, and the archive will preserve its legacy of...

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