In a little more than two weeks, our exhibition hall will reopen to the public after nearly a year of renovations. There remains a bit of work to be done, but look how far we've come!
From Fine Books & Collections Magazine: Exhibition of French Book Arts to Mark the Opening of the Grolier Club’s Renovated Exhibition Hall New York—On December 14, 2018, The Grolier Club will unveil its reconstructed state-of-the-art Exhibition Hall, capping a total renovation of the public spaces in the century-old building. To mark the occasion, The Grolier … Continue reading News about our re-opening:
We're on the home stretch of the renovation, and it's worthwhile to look back at where we are and where we've been. Enjoy the time-lapse blast from the past!
This morning, our first shipment of exhibition cases arrived. Goppion, a company based in Milan, has spent the last six months building them to our specifications. They might not look like much now, but in a few weeks these state-of-the-art cases will be the home of many Grolier Club exhibitions to come.
We have a few more images to share with you!
Please note: the Grolier clubhouse will be closing at 3 p.m. on Friday, September 28th and remain closed through Saturday, September 29th to complete necessary construction work. We will re-open at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 1st. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
We have a few new images to share! This one was taken from the spot that will be our new ADA lift, looking at what will become the new reception window: And this one is looking up at the new exhibition hall/balcony from ground level: