The artists first book-length text reads alternately like a screenplay and a long poem, its sparsely populated pages asking to be consumed slowly.
This book of photographs showcases snippets of what one might call the normal, or at least the ordinary, documenting glimpses of small towns using 35mm color film and assorted cheap cameras.
The first volume of this multidisciplinary filmmakers diaries is a record that bears a unique vision of what its like to be alive, with a young mans earnestness and a fierceness that comes from hard-won experience.
At a time when touch is limited, a new photobook showing an abstracted collage of bodiesdisembodied arms, clutching hands, bottoms of feet, clumps of hair, edges of chests and nipplesreminds us of the alluring sensuality of contact.
Daughter Emily Mason decided it was time to sort through her mothers archive of a life spent championing abstract art in America to compile a monograph that richly illustrates and closely examines her mothers paintings, prints, and poems.