Artwork date(s): 1993
- Typesetting by
Description: Hand-made metal covers with stitched suture. Contained in a Perspex hinged box. Spiral bound.
Medium: Photographic acetate film. Photo positives, aluminium, Perspex and nylon
Inscription: Signed and dated by the artist
Category: South African Artist`s Book
Type: Codex in box
Sub-type: Artist as concept and item producer with one other (typesetter)
Theme(s): Self-conscious and reflexive forms delivering socio-familial commentary on violence
Place publication: Johannesburg, RSA
Publisher: The Artists' Press
Colophon: 'Published to coincide with Antibody - the exhibition held at the Everard Read Contemporary, Johannesburg July 1993. Typesetting by Liz Wigginton Johannesburg. Images contact-exposed from found objects onto daylight-working contact film.'
Exhibition notes: Exhibited on the exhibition 'Antibody' held at the Everard Read Contemporary, Johannesburg, July 1993.
Item 167 in the exhibition 'Artists Books in the Ginsberg Collection' at the Johannesburg Art Gallery 25th August - 27th October 1996.
Item 3 on the exhibition 'Navigating the Bookscape: Artists' Books and the Digital Interface' which took place at the Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom, from 25th - 30th October 2006 and the FADA Gallery, University of Johannesburg, from 5th - 13th October 2006.
Total images: 6