Book art (indirect)

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Morell, Abelardo. Book damaged by water.

Abelardo Morell has a fascinating series of photographic work from books in clever juxtaposition or angles.  It appeals to my inner bibliophile.

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Morell, Abelardo.  It was much pleasanter at home.

As a person with a high appreciation for still lifes, I also am quite taken by his other work too.  This, for example, reminds me of the tension and humor in Morandi’s paintings:


(It also, incidentally, shows the cover of the monograph I intend to buy…)


Morandi, Giorgio.

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