Deborah Kogan



Deborah Kogan completed an MFA in photography from California College of the Arts in 1988. She is active in Bay Area Book Artists and Pacific Center for the Book Arts and teaches occasional book arts classes at San Francisco Center for the Book. As a book artist, she is interested in books and boxes both as physical objects and as containers of meaning.


Link to image of Akrotiri I
Link to image of Living in the Moment
Link to image of Starting Over/Looking for Meaning

Contact Information
eMail: debbie_kogan at


Bay Area Book Artists (BABA)
Pacific Center for the Book Arts Guild of Book Workers


Polyglot: Expressive Media in Book Arts
Curated by Penny Nii and Sue Friedland
Gualala Arts Center, Gualala, California
June 13, 2009 - July 6, 2009

Marking Time, Guild of Bookworkers Juried Exhibition
Curated by Jeffrey Altepeter, Melissa Jay Craig and Peter Verheyen
May 2009- March 2011
Exhibition travels to:
Minnesota Center for Book Arts in Minneapolis, MN
San Francisco Public Library
University of Washington Library in Seattle, WA
University of Utah Marriott Library in Salt Lake City, UT
Denver Public Library in Denver, CO
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, OH
Lafayette College in Easton, PA
Dartmouth College, in Hanover, NH
Emory University in Atlanta, GA

Conversations, BABA Group Exhibition
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, California State University, San José, CA
April 4 – May 16, 2009

The Conscious Book, BABA Group Exhibition
April – June 2009
Exhibition travels to two venues:
Foothill College Campus Center in Los Altos Hills, California
Mountain View Public Library in Mountain View, California

Sewn Pages, Woven Thoughts
An exhibition of fabric books
Communknity Knitting Center, San Jose, California,
August 16 – September 18, 2008

BookWorks 2008, PCBA Members Show
Downtown San Francisco Public Library
July 1 through September 26, 2008

Conceptually Bound 3, Curated by Nanette Wylde
Mohr Gallery at The Community School of Music and Art in Mountain View, CA
April 1 - May 25, 2008
University Art Gallery, California State University, Chico
November 13 - December 16, 2007

Cutting Edge Books: A Juried Exhibition.
University Art Gallery, California State University East Bay, Hayward,CA
October 22-November 29, 2007

Art of the Book,
San Francisco Center for the Book
May 25 - July 27, 2007

Single Sheet Binding Models

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