Irene Chan | Ch'An Press
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Chapter Zero
2002
This book about nothingness contains text on clear transparency and vellum. The book starts flat and "pops" into a flower shape. It is then to be immersed in water for reading. Housed in a one-sheet origami-fold envelope with printed instructions and Taoist story about a man dreaming he is a butterfly.

MEDIUM AND SIZE: Sculptural book in water. Text on clear transparency and vellum. 4" x 4" x 1-1/4" [10 x 10 x 3 cm]. Unlimited edition.
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