• Fringed Paper Networks Peek Out From Vintage Encyclopedias, Textbooks, and Classics by Artist Barbara Wildenboer

    4 monthes ago - By Colossal

    “Kennis.” All images © Barbara Wildenboer, shared with permission
    From the covers of René Descartes's Cogito Ergo Sum and Homer's The Odyssey emerge vast webs of spliced pages. Artist Barbara Wildenboer overlaps countless strands of paper as part of her ongoing Library of the Infinitesimally Small and Unimaginably Large series. The new sculptures similarly feature masses of fringed pages, with the hand-cut forms lining the edges of the opened texts and peeking through the hollowed covers. Each spine is left intact.
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