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DISTURBANCES By Rosaire Appel
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In this book, both story and locations are disturbed - interfered with - disarranged. The result is a sequence of pages that are like rooms unhampered by customary furniture through which a... More > non-verbal story is woven.... This is a colorized and edited hardcover version of my 2016 black and white book: Manual of Disturbances.< Less
BRANCHING / with luggage By Rosaire Appel
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This is a visual book with words. Branching is a connective process of linear expansion. Luggage is carried from place to place. Language, could be considered as a branch of luggage.... In this... More > book photographs of branches have been complicated by language, which is baggage trying to pass as luggage. The content packed into this luggage is domestic, scientific and political - nothing is folded neatly, it's all jammed in among branches that remain unaffected by it.< Less
marking tiime By rosaire appel
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Marking Time is comprised of ledger book pages on which blocks of black ink and illegible fragments of text have been printed. As a result, the pages have been relieved of their original... More > responsibility of keeping record and, instead, present a series of detailed abstractions that reference landscape and calligraphy.< Less
TAPES By Rosaire Appel
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Using tape instead of words, I explore some linear/ musical / architectural aspects of poetry. Pattern, rhythm, tonal densities - values that are present in everything we look at and everything we... More > read. My work moves back and forth over the cultural boundary that seeks to separate looking and seeing. As for actual words, I have included a brief meditation of tapes....< Less
second story By rosaire appel
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In this graphic novella a second telling has partially overwritten the first in the manner of a shouting match where one voice cancels the other....
Rembrandt Ellipsed By Rosaire Appel
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These fragments are taken from reproductions of Rembrandt drawings found in books and catalogues . They were scanned, adjusted, enlarged and eclipsed. The text, whose focus remains obscure, has also... More > been ellipsed....< Less
Rembrandt Ellipsed By Rosaire Appel
Paperback: $15.00
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These fragments are taken from reproductions of Rembrandt drawings found in books and catalogues . They were scanned, adjusted, enlarged and eclipsed. The text, whose focus remains obscure, has also... More > been ellipsed....< Less
NOT-TULIPS (visual haiku)) By Rosaire Appel
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These visual poems are 'not-tulips' because they have no color, need no water, won't wilt and die...
Where In / a series of events By Rosaire Appel
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A series of unspecified events, abstract, graphic, reminiscent of comic strips...Current events? Social events? Domestic events? Psychologic events? An event is, basically, a kind of energy, open to... More > interpretation.< Less
adds By rosaire appel
Hardcover: $30.00
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Writing and drawing use similar gestures to create visual fields for the eye to see and the mind to read. Make a mark and add another: this is a basic procedure and I use it here with different... More > colored markers. Seeing precedes reading. Systems and games come about through patterns and repetitions, which introduces rules. Broken rules are not the same as spontaneity - but is this always apparent?< Less