About Us

The Pacific Center for the Book Arts exists to provide support for the development of our members in the various fields of the book arts, including typography, printing, calligraphy, illustration, bookbinding, conservation, papermaking and printmaking; to provide social activities for the member community; to encourage the development of professional practices in the various book arts through exhibits and educational programs; to create opportunities to promote the work of our members; and to engage other activities necessary or incident to the above.

Our office is located within the San Francisco Center for the Book (www.sfcb.org), an organizational friend of PCBA’s which hosts many PCBA-sponsored events and activities.