Karen Hanmer

Artists' Books & Installation

Gallery: Archive

New Work History & Culture Sculptural & Movable Book Structure Modelse Toys & Games Science & Technology Place/Time Altered Bindings Civics Lessons Photo-Based Work Archive Thrifty Picks

Title: Prairie

Prairie

Prairie

Prairie | 2006 | out of print

Pigment inkjet prints
Illustration in collaboration with Henry Maron, folded structure learned from Peter Thomas.

6x3x.2" closed, 8x15x2.5" open

Edition of 100
Inspired by Willa Cather’s My Antonia, and includes quote from the text : “I felt motion in the landscape; in the fresh, easy-blowing morning wind, and in the earth itself, as if the shaggy grass were a sort of loose hide, and underneath it herds of wild buffalo were galloping, galloping . . .”