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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Title
To a friend going blind
(Closed, with enclosure)
Work Type
Artist's book
Date
2002
Image:05/15/2008
Location
Creation Site:[San Mateo, CA?] : Green Chair Press
Material
Binding method -- Concertina.
Printing / production method -- Letterpress.
Measurements
[20] p. ; 15 cm
Description
"To bring Graham's metaphor to life, I've used a measuring tape to bind the book. The tape weaves into the pages, creating visual gaps. I've covered some pages with pattern pieces. The pattern paper may seem to obscure the text, but it also asks the reader to look between the lines at those seemingly useless spaces and gaps. The pattern pieces are different in each book.
"To a Friend... is printed letterpress from photopolymer plates on a hand-feed C&P platen press, using Adobe Minion on Copperplate paper. The binding structure was developed by Elizabeth Steiner. It is an ingeniously simple method of allowing single pages to be combined, with each successive leaf locking the previous leaf in place." -- The artist, cited from the author's website (http://www.joriegraham.com/going_blind, accessed 5/18/15)
Repository
Joseph C. Sloane Art Library
Accession Number
N7433.4.A595 T63 2002
ID Number
to a friend going blind1
Source
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Photographer:Joseph C. Sloane Art Library
Rights
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File Properties
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927505.fpx
SSID
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