|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.
Odenthal, D. Surek?, 1996.
Sam Fox Keywords:
Library Keywords: Artists' books
Library Keywords: New York (N.Y.) -- Pictorial works
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 (printedmatter.org).