Under the water, with a two-colour eye-glass, something similar

 

Gracia Haby
Under the water, with a two-colour eye-glass, something similar
2014
Artists' book, unique state, featuring collage elements and pencil
With a pair of ETA Salted Peanuts Metroscopix Anaglyph 3D glasses to enable the perception of a three dimensional scene on the printed page

 
 
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Made especially for and exhibited as part of Draw Me A Story — The Art of Children's Book Illustration (Maroondah Art Gallery, 23rd January to 15th March, 2014), this artists' book featuring mermen, mermaids playing card tricks and acrobatic tumblers fanned by the feathered tails of neighbouring birds is best viewed with a pair of 3D glasses.

This artists' book is in the collection of Monash University Library (Caulfield Campus).

In addition, this artists' book has been made into a pocket-sized zine of same name.

 

This work is part of a trio of new artists' books for 2014 featuring acrobats, circus performers, mermen, and mermaids,
As if from the clouds, restless
The Loon of Swan Hill seeks an audience
Under the water, with a two-colour eye-glass, something similar