Holmes, Jantze, Tullett, Barrie, Cockburn, Ken and Kandinsky, Wassily (2022) HYMN. [Artefact]

HYMN - Typography by Barrie Tullett
Hymn_Cover.pdf - Image

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Artists' Book – ‘Hymn’, by Wassily Kandinsky. Illustrated by Jantze Holmes. Translated from the German by Ken Cockburn. Typography by Barrie Tullett.

Hymn is taken from Wassily Kandinsky’s book of poetry ‘Sounds (Klänge)’, written in Russian, but translated into German and originally published in 1913. ‘Klänge’ is widely considered to be the first true Artists’ Book.

The illustrations were created with cut paper mono-prints, individually inked, composed, and printed for the original artworks.

Keywords:Kandinsky, Sounds, Hymn, Artists' Book, Poetry
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W213 Visual Communication
W Creative Arts and Design > W820 Poetry Writing
W Creative Arts and Design > W211 Typography
Q Linguistics, Classics and related subjects > Q210 Literature in translation
W Creative Arts and Design > W210 Graphic Design
W Creative Arts and Design > W220 Illustration
Divisions:College of Arts
ID Code:50047
Deposited On:05 Jul 2022 15:25

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