Best in show [artists' book]

Wood, Philippa (2011) Best in show [artists' book]. [Artefact]

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Item Type:Artefact
Item Status:Live Archive


This limited edition artists' book explores the phenomenon of prize vegetable growing. Each replica seed packet is over-printed with data that relates to a current world record holder. Further facts appear on the back to help put the statistics into context. The book was produced for a 'call for entries' to submit books that responded to the theme of 'crop'.
Concertina book – machine stitched.
Printed inkjet, letterpress, typewriter.

Additional Information:This book has been submitted to exhibition entitled 'Crop', where all the selected entries will be on-line and a cropped selection will appear in cases at The University of Northampton. This artefact has been purchased by the University for the Creative Arts for their library collection.
Keywords:artists' book, limited edition
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W213 Visual Communication
Divisions:College of Arts > School of Architecture & Design > School of Architecture & Design (Design)
ID Code:4485
Deposited On:26 May 2011 16:40

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