Saturday, January 16, 2010

MOBY-DICK, Page 129

Title: BOOK I. (Folio), Chapter I. (Sperm Whale).

15.75 inches by 10.75 inches
ink on found paper
January 16, 2010

3 comments:

  1. This does not show on a computer screen, but this piece (and all of the Folio whale pieces to follow) are double sized. That is, I am using an uncut piece of paper which is folded in half, so this piece measures close to 16 inches across. It was great fun to work oversized like this.

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  2. Oh wow, this piece made me feel a little icky, haha.

    It's like I'm looking at his insides...

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  3. That's actually an awesome compliment, Crysti! Sometimes it's hard for me to mentally separate the generic sperm whales from Moby-Dick, so I think that they all take on some of his savagery and fury. Very visceral.

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