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sub text localities Susan Johanknecht United Kingdom, 2007 sub text localities
Susan Johanknecht
United Kingdom, 2007

sub text localities concerns an embedded, geological approach to place. The visual text is derived from vocabularies of reef fossils, medieval armor and processes of burying nuclear waste. The words are combined typographically with blind-printed square dingbats to produce seven double page spreads of text-strata, embossed into laid Ingres D’Arches paper.

Letterpress, builders’ plastic

About sense of place in artist books

I am an artist. I find the ephemeral place in my art conjured up through practice. I sift through raw materials with my hopes and dreams, and ideas take form as if intended.
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