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Market to Market : A Commuter Diary
artist's book
6.75" x 9.5" x 9.5" open

Scenes from a daily commute by bus, bike and BART from Oakland to San Francisco and back in 2011. Drawings of commuters are letterpress printed, hand colored and cut and layered over a phone photo and bound in a carousel format. The five vignettes frame views through a bus window with a journal entry for each day of the work week.

Handset type, photo polymer plates, watercolor and inkjet on Rives BFK, Canson Mi-Tientes and Enhanced Matte paper. Hand cut and bound in carousel format, with slipcase. Printed on the Vandercook SP20 at Kala Art Institute. Edition of 18