Life of Plankton ...

Made:
1979

Life of Plankton. You are never alone in the Ocean. by Nicholas Phillips, 1979. Ed 10. copy 10. Art book: book format, with buckram binding and slipcover. Overall boxed size 31.5x19x3.5cm. Contents: title/data sheet hand written text pen and ink. Set of glass microscope slides: various metal leaf / acetates, many with luminous paint. Set of embossed etchings on dyed paper. Silkscreened map. A reverential look at the carefree life of plankton. These floating transients captured in a somewhat whimsical way using analytical, scientific methods of observation

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
2000-1139
Materials:
glass, acetate, paint, silkscreen, paper, mixed media
type:
art book
credit:
Phillips, Nicholas
status:
Permanent collection

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