The artists’ book Perception provided the artist with a process to communicate her research on the self and the insight of a moment in time. A biographical photographic documentation inspired by songs with the name ‘Louise.’ Perception unlocks and bookmarks in the reader a personal journey experienced at different moments in her/his own life. The artist uses photographs, songs, composers, and release dates as milestones to guide the reader’s reflections.
Louise Levergneux is a photographer and book artist, creating limited-edition artists’ books and participating in national and international book arts exhibitions. Louise’s work incorporates digital photography as a medium that expresses her interest in the concepts of memory and identity. Her work focuses upon collecting, storing, and disseminating biographical information. Levergneux combines her visual journeys into narratives that integrate personal events and connects people, places, and topics in unexpected ways to create a story that can be read as temporal fragments, or in their entirety. An overriding purpose of her artists’ books is to capture and disseminate the mundane in a unique, creative, and dynamic way for the reader to experience.