In March 2011, the C.C. Stern Type Foundry found a home for our Museum of Metal Typography in the light industrial zone of Northeast Portland. To observe the occasion of five years as a working museum, the Foundry is collaborating with 23 Sandy Gallery to present Ink + Metal + Paper: An Exhibit of Letterpress […]
From August 21st through 25th, the Society of Typographic Aficionados (SoTA) will be holding their annual TypeCon conference in Portland, Oregion. The C.C. Stern Type Foundry crew will be there, giving presentations and hosting a special open house event at the Museum on Sunday, August 25 from 1:00-5:00pm. On Friday, our Founding Angel, Jules Remedios […]
The New Westminster Museum & Archives in New Westminster, British Columbia has opened a new exhibit. Hot off the Press: Printing in New Westminster, which includes information about friend of the Foundry Jim Rimmer, runs from February 13 to April 28, 2013.
Saturday is promising to be a big day! Hop on down to Southeast Division to check out the 4th Annual Letterpress Printers Fair, then swing by the Foundry to check out our progress. A reminder on hours and locations are below! SATURDAY AUGUST 20, 2011 Portland Letterpress Printers Fair 11am – 5 pm Event adjacent […]
On July 23rd we held an informal discussion at the Foundry, organized with Barb Tetenbaum of the Oregon College of Art and Craft, and featuring Barbara Henry’s work. Barbara Henry, formerly of the South Street Seaport Museum print shop, Bowne & Co., was finishing up a summer residency at OCAC in which she was continuing […]