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A night visit to the library

Amir Brito Cadôr - A night visit to the library
Can we recognize a book by its silhouette? (an artist's book about artists' books).
In line with "A Night Visit To The National Gallery", a book by Endre Tót, "A night visit to the library" shows only the silhouette of some of the author's favorite artists' books. The work proposes different readings based upon the selection of titles, on the relationship between the shapes and their corresponding captions.
Extended edition of the first published by the author in 2011.
Amir Brito Cadôr (born 1976 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian artist, curator, teacher and researcher.
published in June 2021
trilingual edition (English / French / Portuguese)
24 x 34 cm (softcover)
48 pages (ill.)
ISBN : 978-2-37751-047-4
EAN : 9782377510474
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