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Slides presented in the recording of the 7th Baker & Whitehill Annual Student Artists' Book Contest Virtual Reception, held via zoom Wednesday, February 24th, 2021 at 6:30pm. Hosted by RISD Dean of Libraries Margot Nishimura, Special Collections Librarian Claudia Covert, guest juror Nafis White, MFA '18 PR + DM, President of the New England Chapter of the American Printing History Association (APHA) Alice Beckwith, Special Collections Associate Ariel Bordeaux, and RISD Libraries Administrative Coordinator Amy Doyle. Honorable mentions and award winning entries announced.

Grand Purchase Prize If We Could Make It Out Alive by Jonathan Dewanto, BFA, EFS 2024, Laurie Whitehill Purchase Prize Waiting for Democracy by Naya Lee Chang, BRDD, Furniture Design 2024, American Printing History Association - New England Chapter Purchase Prize A Book of Happiness by Shuyan Chen, BFA, Illustration 2023, Librarian's Choice The Woman's Way by Yukti Vishal Agarwal, BRDD, Textiles 2024

Honorable Mentions It's all "now" by Mario Fernandez-Moreno, BFA, Apparel Design 2022, How to be a CaNniBal in the 21st Century? by Vidhi Nayyar, BFA, EFS 2024, Ramen with White Privilege by Sarah Park, BFA, Apparel Design 2022, Secret Communication System by Jocelyn Salim, BFA, Illustration 2023.


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Revision Note: Honorable Mention awarded to Vidhi Nayyar for How to be a CaNniBal in the 21st Century is presented and recorded incorrectly in this video as "Nayar Vidhi" at 14:28:00.

7th Annual Baker & Whitehill Student Artists' Book Contest 2021 Virtual Reception



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