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Five Windows in 2015

Maria Zahle, Politics
Paper dipped in ink, adhesive

 

A window by Sarah Dobai to celebrate the publication of The Overcoat with Four Corners Books. 

In The Overcoat a lowly government clerk's life is briefly transformed by the extravagant purchase of a new coat. This new edition of the short story by Nicolai Gogol is accompanied by artwork from Sarah Dobai, who has taken a series of images of commercial displays, taken in London and Paris, to reflect upon the story’s preoccupation with material desire and illusion.

 

A display celebrating 50 years of CONTROL magazine on the occasion of PUBLISHING INTERVENTIONS a survey of artist books by Stephen Willats published between 1965 - 2015.

 

 

A Chris Marker window to celebrate the publication and exhibition A Zoo for Chris MarkerThe window featured a fluorescent pink cat from Chris Marker's edition of the Libération newspaper published in December 2004 from which readers could colour and construct a giant cat poster by taping the pages together. 

 

A window by CommonRoom on the occasion of the exhibition Fancy Papers featuring Dead End wallpaper by Kate Owens and stars made from Bubble Wrap by Kate Hawkins. 


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