Aberration of Light: Dark Chamber Disclosure gallery and regular edition for Sedimental Records. Boxes house a collaborative DVD from sound artist Olivia Block and film artists Sandra Gibson and Luis Recoder. Watch an excerpt of the DVD here. Clamshell boxes are four color relief printing on linen over boards. Regular edition is five color letterpress and relief printing on paper over boards. Edition of 30 each.
Binding for Southern Landscape, photographs by Sally Mann, text by John StaufferPublished by 21ST Editions
Edition: 58 copies with 43 for sale
11 bound and 3 loose platinum prints
The cover is silk over boards with a black goatskin spine. Book and print folder are contained in a unique drop spine box that opens from the center and is covered in buffalo skin.
View a short film that captures the work beautifully.
I spent the weekend in Minneapolis at the MCBA for the Book Art Biennial. My book 'Labor/Movement (seven workers)' was selected as one of the five finalists for the Book Art Prize 2013. I am honored to be among all of the great work submitted and chosen for this prize. Clifton Meador's "A Repeated Misunderstanding of Nature" was chosen as the winning book. Congratulations to Mr. Meador and the MCBA for creating an event that does the great work of furthering the field of Artist's Books.
On Saturday, during the symposium, participants heard fantastic talks by Jeff Rathermel, Buzz Spector, Sandra Kroupa, and Sarah Bodman. I was in book heaven! I've been traveling a lot this year for bookish events. Next stop in September--Texas! More details on that to come.
Back to the bench for the latest edition binding that I'm working on. Pictures coming soon.