Edizione Porcovolente

BOOKS
Exterior view
Open with double page spread
View of pages as concertina
Cover / Box opened (without pages)
Page 32
Closed book with cord tied
Folded book within open covers
Sheet unfolded - Page '1' side
Sheet unfolded - Page '2' side, with flaps folded
Sheet unfolded - Page '2' side, with flaps open
TITLE
SIZE H x W x D (mm)
Date Edition size Medium Price
'Letter of Advice to Amy from Joseph Cornell'

240 x 240 x 10
external case dimensions

2017 1 The book comprises 33 record sleeves (32 as a concertina hinged book with transparent polyester inserts and one including a 7inch disc) with a poem entitled 'Letter of Advice to Amy from Joseph Cornell' by Mike Sims contained within a wooden clamshell box.
The pages are primarily printed as monotypes with the addition of collage, watercolour, pochoir and rubber stamps. The text and some of the polyester sheets are printed from a digital laser printer.
NFS
1. Exterior view

184 x 184
page dimensions

     
2. Open with double page spread        
3. View of pages as concertina        
4. Cover / Box opened (without pages)        
5. Page 32        
           
'Restrukturanta La Mezepoka Libro' (The Bodleian Book)

126 x 240
( x 50 approx.) closed

2017 1 Created for the Bodleian Libraries 'Redesigning The Medieval Book' competition, this won second prize and is now held in their Rare Books collection.
The book is a handwritten & drawn sheet which folds down to make an 'octavo' format booklet and studies the potential page sequences available before it is bound into book form. It is made from sheets of recycled junk mail laminated onto japanese tissue and the texts include the competition instructions translated into Esperanto and a poem by Mike Sims entitled 'Le RĂªve Du Roi'.
NFS
1. Closed book with cord tied

430 x 500
( x 30 approx.) open

     
2. Folded book within open covers        
3.Sheet unfolded - Page '1' side        
4. Sheet unfolded - Page '2' side, with flaps folded        
5. Sheet unfolded - Page '2' side, with flaps open