Pages: unpaged Size: 247mm Inscription: Signed by the artist Edition: Unique
Place publication: Berlin, Germany Publisher: Artists Book Exhibition 2022
Additional notes: Created for an exhibition held at the Seager-Gray Gallery in Mills Valley, San Fransisco in February 2013, curated by Barb Tetenbaum and Julie Chen who produced the deck of cards "Artist's Book Ideation Cards" (see separate entry). These cards were designed as an aid to bookarts students, providing ideas for book-making.
Veronika Schäpers received twelve cards and was asked to make a book referring to them.
The books has no "pages"; polyester film fold in the form of a multiple dustcover, marked with post-it notes and stored in a clear acrylic container.
The cards provided were:
Paper: transparent, translucent
Layout: based on an historic example
Structure: innovative structure
Technique: mixed media
Color: least favourite
Adjective 1: lyrical or musical
Adjective 2: mystical or spiritual
Adjective 3: loud
Adjective 4: strange or exotic
Adjective 5: colorful
Exhibition notes: Creative Research: The Artists’ Books of Veronika Schäpers, Robbin Ami Silverberg and Julie Chen JBCBA, WAM