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    The Wonderful Art of Oz

    The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Amherst, Mass.
    125 West Bay Road • Amherst • MA • 01002

    Saturday, July 29, 2006 - Grand Opening Event Co-sponsor:
    The International Wizard of Oz Club

    Doors open at 10 a.m.
    $7 adults, $5 children

    Guest curator Michael Patrick Hearn (The Annotated Wizard of Oz, 2000) has gathered more than 70 pieces of original Wizard of Oz art to honor the 150th birthdays of Oz creators L. Frank Baum and W.W. Denslow.

    The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art

    - Pop-up artist Robert Sabuda presents; 1 p.m. (The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-up, 2000)
    - Hands-on studio activity; make your own paper pop-up!
    - IWOC members’ behind-the-scenes tour with Mr. Hearn; 4-5 p.m.
    - Mr. Hearn presents The Wonderful Art of Oz; 6:15 p.m.
    - Both Mr. Sabuda and Mr. Hearn will be available for book signings; their books may be purchased in the museum gift shop.

    Artists with work in the exhibition, and collectors who have loaned artwork for it will be invited to this opening event. Any additional appearances or signings will be announced at

    Atttending? Please notify Ms. Christine Lambrou by July 26. (413) 658-1104 or
    Mention your International Wizard of Oz Club membership.

    Selected works from the IWOC archives are included in this exhibition. Mr. Sabuda appears courtesy of the Oz Club. IWOC members receive 10% off the exhibition catalog price.

    Original Oz Art by:

    Eric Carle
    W.W. Denslow
    Leo and Diane Dillon
    Archie Gunn
    Scott Gustafson
    Trina Schart Hyman
    William Joyce
    Walt McDougall
    Barry Moser
    John R. Neill
    Robert Sabuda
    Maurice Sendak
    Charles Santore
    Kiki Smith
    Chris Van Allsburg
    Andy Warhol
    Paul O. Zelinsky
    Lisbeth Zwerger

    Exhibition dates:
    July 11-Oct. 22, 2006

    32-page, color

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