A Gift


    © 2003
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  • Materials:sheet glass, fused pigment, waxed cord
  • Collection of: artists collection (available)


Presents a text by Carol Shields using an invented alphabet created for this project. Coptic bound book with 5 clear glass pages. Each page is smooth and straight at the spine with the remaining edges broken and sharp. Etched, engraved and painted plate glass with waxed cord binding.
For those who are lucky encountering the sexual life is merely an acceptance of the gift to their body. They understand at once that it is an offering and oe of the greatest gifts they will be given. We who are late in luck come so close to never knowing.