Lester Capon


Working with traditional materials in a contemporary context, my bindings reflect rather than illustrate some aspect of the book within. The designs refer sometimes to the typography or illustrations or page layouts, and sometimes to the text.

Education 
2003-2005 President Designer Bookbinders
1986  Elected Fellow of Designer Bookbinders
1975-1977 Camberwell School of Art and Crafts

Exhibitions
2008 Flow Gallery, London
2006 Ashikaga Museum of Art, Japan
Koriyama City Museum of Art, Japan
Chiba City Museum of Art, Japan
2005 Bibliotheca Wittockiana, Brussels

Selected public collections
British Library
John Rylands University Library
Liverpool Library

Exhibitions

Archive

2008

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