Friday, March 13, 2015

Rory Golden, Cuchara/Cuchio/Finito, Ink and gouache on Rives, Palmadoca Press: New York, 2004

There's a real sense of spontaneity and immediacy to this one-of-a-kind accordion. The Spanish words spells out "spoon - knife - done".  Individual pages 3.75"(h) x 2.75"(w). 8 pages and one-sided, unfolded 22.25".

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Anne Corr, Travelling to Jnana via Byzantium, Nottingham, UK, nd

A curious little publication with a Sanskrit title that is "a term for 'knowledge' in Indian religions and Hindu and Buddhist philosophy" (wikipedia). This book combines texts from illustrious authors such as Tagore, D.H. Lawrence and the Bhagavadgita with medieval imagery and hot air balloons. Individual pages 3.5" (h) x 3" (w). 10 pages, opened up 13.75".