POURED PAPER : 1996

1996

Around this time I was working extensively with paper pulp, for various projects. Working with dyed fibre yielded a pulp – fibres in suspension which yielded a highly tactile material, when poured on to scrim supports. The books I made provide a record of some of the projects.

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Browns and Purples

I was commissioned to make some panels using a combination of brown and purple. 1996-BrownPurpleBook1_PouredPaper

A Time of Roses
Here I interleaved drawings with dyed paper pulp.

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Rose Box

Rose box contains six books, each using different techniques and media – an exhibition in its own right – made specifically for temporary placement in a museum. It explores the dilemma of showing books in a ‘hands off’ situation.

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