Exhibition Catalogue

To commemorate the exhibition Seeing the World of Sound: The Cover Art of Folkways Records, a companion catalogue was designed by Susan Colberg of the University of Alberta Department of Art and Design. Featuring an introduction by Exhibition Co-Curators Joan Greer and Margaret Asch, the catalogue also includes contributions from Daniel Sheehy, Director, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and Curator, The Moses and Frances Asch Folkways Records Collection, Washington DC, Regula Burckhardt Qureshi, Director, folkwaysAlive! Project and the Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology, University of Alberta, and Liz Ingram, Acting Chair of the Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta.

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The catalogue provides a brief overview of the exhibition content and design elements as well as samples of the engaging and provocative visual art of Folkways Records.

The catalogue received the 2006 Silver Award/Exhibition Catalog from the University & College Designers Association and the GRAPHEX 2008 Award of Distinction from the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada.

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