Leah Virsik

Art + Design

Mercury 20 Gallery at XV: 15 Years of Art and Community

2021, book design

graphic design
Designed on the occasion of the gallery’s 15 year anniversary, Mercury 20 Gallery at XV: 15 Years of Art and Community, this book includes an essay by Bay Area writer, curator and educator, Glen Helfand. Mercury 20 Gallery is an artist-run gallery founded as a venue for contributing members to exhibit, sell, and promote each other’s art in the Oakland/East Bay community. Twenty-three current member artists are featured along with a timeline documenting the gallery’s 15-year history.
Mercury 20 Gallery at XV: 15 Years of Art and Community

Mercury 20 Gallery at XV: 15 Years of Art and Community, softcover, 124 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 1/3 inches, 2021.

 

Christine Meuris’s Veiled catalog features the artist’s solo exhibition at Mercury 20 Gallery in Oakland, California from June 18–July 24, 2021. The artist catalog includes installation photography by Lia Roozendaal, an essay by Amy DiPlacido as well as a statement by the artist.

Christine Meuris Veiled, saddle-stitch, 48 pages, 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, 2021.

Kathleen King’s Aided, Inspired, Multiplied catalog features the artist’s solo exhibition at Pro Arts Gallery and Commons in Oakland, California from January 23–March 7, 2020. The artist catalog includes installation photography by Dana Davis, an introduction by Natalia Ivanova Mount and an interview with the artist by Leora Lutz.

Kathleen King Aided, Inspired, Multiplied, softcover, 38 pages, 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, 2020.