Ornithology Shadows (Books) 1996

language of Nature
language of science
language of culture
language of art
callygraphed on different kinds of paper, bound on cord between plywood covers
Edition: one of a kind (510x335x40mm)

These books were made during the performances of the project Ornithologie Schaduwen. They are calligraphic portrayals of the shadow of a bird in flight. A silhouette has been made for each bird extinct since 1600. Nature on reed paper, science on millimeter paper, culture on different kinds and colors of Japanese paper.