03 December 2010

eighty samples

digital print/ 16x20" / 2010


view this at http://www.arthurmag.com/2010/11/22/untranslated-by-rosaire-appel/

22 November 2010

Two Pages By Car

digital print  10" x 16"

18 November 2010

03 November 2010

Court / Session

The ball's in your court - 
the court is in session.

A new fold-out book with black foam-core covers, 8.5" tall x 53/4" wide. 19 pages.

available at: 
111 Front St., Gallery 210
Brooklyn, NY 11201


29 September 2010

Where In/ a series of events

Some spreads from "Where In", a 68 page, black and white book of drawings of unspecified events, available at https://www.createspace.com/3479299

26 August 2010


A digitally printed, limited edition,  foldout book of  sixteen folds with red covers, entitled: Say When.

three (out of eight) spreads:

03 August 2010

14 June 2010

Center for Book Arts Bene-Fete

If you're in New York, drop by and say hello.
These books will be available at a special one day price:

This is a free event.
Wednesday, June 16th, 5-9
The Center for Book Arts
28 West 27th St. 3rd floor.

02 June 2010

as it were

            "as it were" is a collection of seventeen non-verbal compositions that visually explore the story as a form.
            Considering literary forms, one sees that a poem resides in a shape that is particular to it and inviolable.  A novel, on the other hand, exists in many pages that all look alike. A story occupies a limited enclosure with a consistent though malleable shape.
            Each story in this collection uses a different system of generators, each develops its own language. Like drawing, writing is visual and gestural, but with different constraints.  Without the force of semantic content holding the attention in a specific mode to the page, the differences between drawing and writing begin to soften and the act of looking and the act of reading begin to merge.
            Some of these stories feature asemic writing, others are abstract comics. We are used to listening to content, "as it were" is an opportunity to listen to visual form.  Note: this book contains no words.

Finally finished (!) and available.
See scribd for a three chapter sample.
Available at Amazon, or: https://www.createspace.com/3453638

19 May 2010


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