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Oracles

Author: Amy J Conway; Jean Vong
Publisher: [United States] : [amyconwaystudio.com], Verona, Italy : Printed by Editoriale Bortolazzi-Stei [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Signed edition
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In 2014, New York-based artist Amy Conway began sculpting clay figures she dubbed Oracles. Each figure took on a unique meaning, and they eventually served as Conway's drawing models. This book combines photographs of the three-dimensional works, as well as reproductions of the drawings and Conway's related notes and writings.
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Genre/Form: Artists' books
Pictorial works
Named Person: Amy J Conway
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy J Conway; Jean Vong
ISBN: 069206009X 9780692060094
OCLC Number: 1033523123
Notes: Drawings and photographs of clay figures, with texts attributed to the figures themselves.
"Oracles has been produced in a limited edition of 900 copies and a collector's edition of 100 copies, each signed and numbered by the artist."
Includes index.
Description: 331 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Amy Conway ; photography, Jean Vong ; design, David Chickey ; proof reading, Kelli Rae Patton ; color proofing, John Vokoun.

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In 2014, New York-based artist Amy Conway began sculpting clay figures she dubbed Oracles. Each figure took on a unique meaning, and they eventually served as Conway's drawing models. This book combines photographs of the three-dimensional works, as well as reproductions of the drawings and Conway's related notes and writings.

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