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Richard Tuttle, NotThePoint (artist's book)
 
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TITLE:  NotThePoint (artist's book)
ARTIST:  Richard Tuttle (American, b.1941)
WORK DATE:  2009
CATEGORY:  Mixed Media
MATERIALS:  NotThePoint is composed of five differently coloured, hand-bound books with letterpress-printed texts on handmade paper
EDITION/SET OF:  9+1 AP
SIZE:  h: 18 x w: 13 in / h: 45.7 x w: 33 cm
STYLE:  Contemporary
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Ivorypress  +34 91 449 09 61  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Texts were written by the Artist.
Each of the five books focuses on the source of each colour’s origin within the ideal context of human experience. The books are held upright in an elaborately crafted holding-case of pigmented sycamore wood and cardboard which has been dyed yellow. The publication was created by Richard Tuttle. The director of the edition is Elena Ochoa Foster. Miranda Sharp recorded and transcribed the text. Rob Hadrill manufactured the holding case and printed the books. Lori Sauer was the bookbinder. Lorraine Wild designed the typography.
The edition is numbered and signed by the artist.

COLLECTIONS AND MUSEUMS
Fundaçao Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Private collections

PROVENANCE:  Ivorypress and the artist
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Ivorypress Inventory
Art Brussels 2014  Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2014
EXHIBITION HISTORY:  Blood on Paper, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK,15 April–29 June 2008
Artists’ Books, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK,25–27 September 2009
 
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