Specific Object / David Platzker is pleased to invite you to a book signing with Lawrence Weiner, for his new book "Henry the Navigator in a Sea of Sand," to be held on November 4, 2006, from 4 to 5 PM at the Editions / Artists' Book Fair.
This year's Editions / Artists' Book Fair will be held November 3 - 8, 2006, at The Tunnel, 261 Eleventh Avenue (between West 27th and West 28th Streets) in New York City. A benefit opening for P.S. 1 will be held on November 2, from 6 to 8 PM.
Part artists' book, part graphic novel, and part children’s book, the silver ink of "HENRY THE NAVIGATOR IN A SEA OF SAND," when flipped, becomes the gold ink within "ENRIQUE EL NAVEGANTE EN UN MAR DE ARENA." The book also features ??bilingual texts in English & Spanish.
"In the words of Lawrence Weiner, who prefers to let his work speak for itself, “It is about building something. And the forces that be.”
"Henry the Navigator in a Sea of Sand," was published by Lawrence Markey, San Antonio, Texas in conjunction with his current Lawrence Weiner exhibition.
For more information about the Fair please visit:
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Specific Object's complete fair checklist will be posted on its website on November 2nd.
To pre-order a signed copy of "Henry the Navigator in a Sea of Sand," for $35, please visit the following link:
We look forward to seeing you at the Fair!