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Author: Main Author: Surek, Dogan -
Title: Welcome to New York
Digital Record: St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries

2008, Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries. Data are freely accessible.

Print source:
Odenthal, D. Surek?, 1996.
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Artist Keywords:
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Library Keywords: Artists' books
Library Keywords: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
Notes: Title Description - In this series of carefully executed hand colored and mounted laser prints and cut contact prints on colored card stock, Surek tells the story of a sort of cosmopolitan angel who, after arriving in the city, gradually transforms into a skyscraper topped with the sign "Welcome to New York." The series of images provides a literal map of the urban space through the photographs and overhead street maps, as well as structuring a symboic mapping of the identity of the "angel," through the gradual evolution of the lines of longitude and latitude which compose her body. 29 June 2009 (