Sur veils : "my eyes are closed"

    Item Description
    Alternative Title
    Surveils
    Accession Number
    1.37
    Resource Type
    Primary Creator
    Date (text)
    1996
    Publisher
    Horse in a Storm Press
    Place Published
    Brooklyn, New York
    Language
    Description

    Plates are images of faces ("Sur veils") with holes punched into eye area, and are captioned: "My eyes are closed." The accompanying "adhesive dots" attach the "Sur veil" to user's face. Texts describe five aspects of surveillance phenomenon entitled: surveillance and knowledge, surveillance and purity, surveillance and reciprocity, surveillance and glamour, and surveillance and absurdity. Loose leaves issued in envelope. Edition of 150 copies.

    Extent
    [13] unbound leaves : ill. ; 21 x 10 cm. + 1 sheet (8 x 10) of adhesive dots.
    Publication Format
    Printing Production Method
    Object Category
    Physical Collection
    Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection
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