Phase Two of the Artists’ Books Inspired by Science Books Exhibit

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The second installation of artists’ books alongside the science texts that inspired them is on display in the Central Library’s Grosvenor Rare Book Display Room. In this phase of the exhibit artists’ books and science first editions pairings include:

  • FAULT LINES BY DOUG BEUBE, 2003, with BRITANNIA: OR, THE KINGDOM OF ENGLAND AND DOMINION OF WALES, ACTUALLY SURVEY’D BY JOHN OGILBY, 1698.
  • BERNOULLI’S EQUATION FOR UNSTEADY FLOW BY AMANDINE NABARRA-PIOMELLI, 2008, with ARS CONJECTANDI, OPUS POSTHUMUM. BY JAKOB BERNOULLI, 1713.
  • DE RERUM BY TIM FRERICHS, 2013, with PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY BY (3 VOLUMES) BY SIR CHARLES LYELL, 1830-33.
  • POWERBOOK #2 BY RICHARD KEGLER, 1996, with BIBLE, OLD TESTAMENT [LEAF FROM BOOK OF JOB] PRINTED BY JOHANNES GUTENBERG, C. 1450-1455.

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One response to “Phase Two of the Artists’ Books Inspired by Science Books Exhibit

  1. Elaine Barone

    This just looks amazingly cool. Congratulations on a great exhibit. Cannot wait to see it in person.

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