Welcome to Fall, and to the beginning of the Grolier Club's 135th Season! On Wednesday, September 12th, we will open the exhibition "Playing Soldier: The Books and Toys That Prepared Children for War, 1871-1918, from the collection of Richard Cheek" in our second floor gallery. The exhibition is open free of charge Monday-Saturday 10-5. Curator … Continue reading Exhibition Opening September 12th
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:
It's time for another renovation update and a reminder of how far we've come! The new mezzanine is beginning to take shape, with steel installed and concrete poured.
Please note: this position has now been filled. The Grolier Club of New York, America’s oldest and largest society for bibliophiles and enthusiasts in the graphic arts, is seeking a part-time employee to provide general assistance in the planning, organization, and implementation of exhibitions, related publications, and programs. Responsibilities include: Providing logistical support in the … Continue reading Position Opening: Part-time Exhibitions & Communications Assistant
In our last update, we shared the progress in demolition. Now we're beginning to rebuild! In this image, you can see the steel supports for our new mezzanine installed on the East and West walls of the Exhibition Hall.
Please note: the Grolier Club building will be closed the week of June 18-22 to accommodate extensive renovation work in our lobby. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Here's a time-lapse video of our latest progress: Three months of work in 22 seconds!