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The tale of tales

Artwork date(s): December, 2009

John Moore


Description: Codex with grey cloth cover filled original hand drawn images.

Medium: Commercial book, filled with white, acid free paper, and cover bound with black cloth.
Measurements: 400mm
Inscription: Signed and inscribed by the author
Edition: Unique

Type: South African Artists Book

Place publication: (Johannesburg, RSA)
Publisher: Artists Book
Pages: unpaged (75p)

Reference noteColophon: An encoded dedication, signed by the author.

Collection(s): The artist.

The book was filled in though a process of automatic writing over a week of interaction with the book.

Exhibition notesIncluded on the exhibition 'Transgressions and Boundaries of the Page', exhibited at WOORDFEES 2010. Archive Room in JS Gericke Library, University of Stellenbosch, 1st - 6th March 2010; The Gallery of the North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus, 15th April - 13th May 2010; the FADA Gallery, Faculty of Art Design and Architecture, University of Johannesburg, 12th 30th July 2010.

Ref: DP10/12










This image, courtesy Wessie van der Westhuizen NWU
Total images: 4


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