In Spring 2017, the Cary received a donation of some 2,000 examples of exceptional shopping bag design from Mr. J. Scott Patnode. This exhibition celebrates the acquisition and includes shopping bags from all sectors of the marketplace: museums, boutiques, food service, etc., in an assortment of substrates, and using myriad manufacturing and printing techniques.
Exhibition Opening at the Cary Graphic Arts Collection, The Wallace Center at RIT, 2nd floor.
Attendees are invited to letterpress-print their own shopping bags as an activity at the opening.
Refreshments will be served. Free and open to the public.