En garde, Prêt, Allez!
Images from The School of Fencing : With a General Explanation of the Principal Attitudes and Positions Peculiar to the Art, by Domenico Angelo, London, 1787.
Today I digitized… John Dickinson’s first American edition copy of Jefferson’s “Notes on the State of Virginia.”
This is hands down the most excited I’ve ever gotten over a book.
Today on Verso: read about Hand/Study, our new site-specific installation. Then come experience it in person.
top - a looping moment from the digital video that is now being projected onto a table surface in the room adjacent to the Library Exhibition Hall
bottom - the piece as installed
This is something that happens to me at least twice a day.
Today I digitized… an inscription from the author.
"Spend your life doing strange things with weird people."
Unknown (via fifthlight)