There Are Names (for those acts which we long to perform)


Based on the traditional, instructional pillow books given couples on their wedding night, this two-sided accordion contains 6 sexually explicit watercolors paired with 6 physical and spiritual descriptions of the ‘embraces of love’ taken from ancient Asian texts. 8 double sided accordion housed in a wood & brass box with ribbon pull.
Ancient Asian texts reinterpreted by Alicia Bailey
Archives housed at University of Denver Penrose Library Special Collections. Also in collections at Kinsey Institute, University of Indiana, University of Virginia, private collections.