Pages: unpaged Size: 245mm Binding: Two containers with lids attached to right and left, closing totether. Inscription: Signed by the artist. Edition: #6/30
Type: Chinese thread book
Place publication: Berkeley Publisher: Flying Fish Press (not stated) Exhibition 2022
Reference note: A photographic biography of the artist.
Printed using a combination of letterpress and digital techniques. Papers include handmade abaca sheets from the Morgan Conservatory in Cleveland, Ohio, and Japanese Mino Washi from Paper Connection International.
The book structure used is a zhen xian bao, or Chinese thread book. This structure was originally used to store tools and patterns for needlework. It folds out three times, each giving a larger box.
Exhibition notes: Creative Research: The Artists’ Books of Veronika Schäpers, Robbin Ami Silverberg and Julie Chen JBCBA, WAM