Book Cuts

The Wall 2012 Book Cut from Graffito, by Michael Walsh.
The Wall 2012
Book Cut from Graffito, by Michael Walsh.

 

Spiral Scratch 2012 Book Cut from Storm Raiders 02, by Wing Shing Ma

Spiral Scratch 2012
Book Cut from Storm Raiders 02, by Wing Shing Ma
Odalisque 2012  Bookcut from Muralismo Morte, The Rebirth of the Mural in Contemporary Urban Art
Odalisque 2012
Bookcut from Muralismo Morte, The Rebirth of the Mural in Contemporary Urban Art
Expander 2012 Bookcut from High Art -A HIstory of the Psychedelic Poster, by Ted Owen
Expander 2012
Bookcut from High Art -A HIstory of the Psychedelic Poster, by Ted Owen
Otic  2012.  Book Cut from The Modernist by Gestalten.
Otic 2012.
Book Cut from The Modernist by Gestalten.
Corona 2012.  Bookcut from Christie's New York, Post War catalogue, Nov 2001
Corona 2012.
Bookcut from Christie’s New York, Post War catalogue, Nov 2001
Deliverance  2012. Book Cut from Christie's New York, 1st Open Post War and Contemporary, 2012
Deliverance 2012. Book Cut from Christie’s New York, 1st Open Post War and Contemporary, 2012

Created by cutting into a complete, already-published book, the tree-cuts explore ideas of personal geography and self-improvement by returning the book to its original form – that of the tree itself.

“Cleavers Stroke” and “Tall Timber” address ebb and flow of cycles of assertion and dominance between the two forces of Man and Nature.

Cleavers Stroke, unframed, 2011

 

Tall Timber, unframed, 2011

 

Call To Arms – Tree Cut from Military Aircraft (2010).
A World We Make – Tree Cut from Christie’s catalogue: The Art Collection of Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé (2010).
Boughs Of Time – (2009). Tree Cut from In Pictures, The Journalists Vision. (2010)

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