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Wizards of Pop: Sabuda and Reinhart

Presented by National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature at Akron Art Museum, Akron OH

Sep 24 2015
Nov 15 2015
Wizards of Pop: Sabuda and Reinhart

Celebrated children’s book creators Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart combined their talents to create beloved and remarkable pop-up books as seen in the exhibition Wizards of Pop: Sabuda and Reinhart organized by the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature in Abilene, Texas. The exhibition features 80 original works from more than 16 of the duo’s dynamic picture and pop-up books. Using a variety of media including batik, mosaic, and delicate paper cutting, these artists have won numerous awards and garnered an international following for their magical pop-up creations. See imaginative two-dimensional artworks from such books as Saint Valentine, The Blizzard’s Robe, and The Paper Dragon, as well as inventive three-dimensional pages from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the Encyclopedia Prehistorica series, Young Naturalist’s Pop-Up Handbook: Beetles and Butterflies, Cinderella, and STAR WARS: A Pop-Up Guide to the Galaxies.

As a child, Robert Sabuda (born

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