About this piece:
Three panel book with triangular flaps mounted on the top edge of each panel. This was one of my first artists’ books and was selected for the Westward Bound Traveling exhibition and catalog in the late 1990’s.
book cloth, book board, silver gelatin prints, oil, paper, thread, shells, brass beads, acrylic
About the artist:
Alicia Bailey is a studio artist working across multiple disciplines. She has focused on book arts and assemblage since the mid-nineties, producing artists’ books, sculptural books and limited edition books. Alicia’s work embraces a wide variety of methods and materials. It has been featured in dozens of solo and group exhibits throughout the world and is held in numerous public, private and special collections. An archive of her work in the book arts is under development at Penrose Special Collections, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado.