…a new juried exhibition of book art focusing on religion and spirituality at 23 Sandy Gallery at 623 NE 23rd Ave. Featured works “take a stand or cross the line between the dichotomy of often-polarizing points of view”.

a23-Sandy-Up-SacredProfaneThere are 57 books by 52 artists exploring dualities – ritual and ceremony, creation and evolution, myth and memory, heaven and earth, superstition and scholarship, rites and symbols, occult and omnipresence, agnostic and atheistic, west and east.

An artists’ reception is First Friday, November 7, 5 to 7 pm and the exhibit runs through December 20. Gallery hours are Thursday-Saturday, Noon-6 pm and by appointment. See www.23sandy.com