Melissa Wagner-Lawler – On Fragile Land


© 2018
%|edition of 30
%|dimensions in inches:4.5 x 5 x .25


This book uses the fish bone fold structure and school book fold cover. Printed using relief and photopolymer letterpress. Cover image and earth image courtesy of NASA; text and other imagery by the artist.


paper, ink, tape

About the artist:

Lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Melissa Wagner-Lawler is an artist and Lecturer in the Print & Narrative Forms department at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She received her BFA from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design and MFA in Visual Studies from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, both with an emphasis in printmaking. Her work is held in numerous collections, including the Library of Congress Rare Book Collection, Stanford University, University of Utah, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Washington and Yale University.

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Melissa Wagner-Lawler – On Fragile Land

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