Image by Bridget Mary Henry

Walt Whitman Celebration

Friday, May 31, 2019

Leaves of Resistance, Secret Society of Book Artists
Show Closing GALA

Friday, May 31

6 PM Reception
7 PM Readings/Screenings

Celebrating Walt Whitman’s 200th Birthday to the day with animation, Whitman readings and birthday cake.


Premiers of Whitman-inspired animated shorts by filmmakers from the Northwest and beyond:

Joan C Gratz
Marilyn Zornado
Bridget Mary Henry
Lisa LaBracio
Saskia Jetten
Goloborotko & Cruz
Kathy Kuehn
Barbara Tetenbaum
Teresa Drilling
Leisa ReFalo
Sophie Koko Gate
Deanna Morse
and projection performance by Devon Damonte.


David Abel of Passages Bookshop presents Whitman readings with a focus on his political writings, read by:

David Abel
Jen Coleman
Seann McCollum
James Yeary


Secret Society of Book Artists

Dawn Banker
Anita Bigelow
Marian Christensen
Mary Elliott
Ellen Fortin
Joely Helgesen
Judilee Fitzhugh
Deanna Lautenbach
Megan Leftwich
Ilsa Perse
Kathy Karbo
Kathy Kuehn
Bernie Smith
Gay Walker
Marilyn Zornado



See exhibition page here.

Leaves of Resistance

About the Gallery

Roll-Up was an artist-run contemporary exhibition space from 2014-2019 and is permanently closed.


Roll-Up is closed as of July, 2019