Sixteen collages created from pages in selected months of the bound set on eight folded, double sided panels, held in pockets created by a pleated spine fold that was probably developed by Hedi Kyle. End pages feature additional images from the magazine’s full color covers. The collages can be removed from their pockets for independent viewing or rearranging.
Uses pages from a 1945 bound set of Hygeia – v. 23
previously printed book pages, book cloth, bristol board, tyvek
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.