Archival paper and glue, book cloth
Open: 11.2″ x 10.75″ x .125″
Closed: 3.75″ x 4.25″ x .25″
This piece marvels at the loftiness of a 17th-century European polymath’s mind while standing grounded in quotidian Oakland. One side of each page features a letterpress printed image from Kircher’s Mundus Subterraneus & the other side displays a photograph of water utility access covers.
Edition of 10.