Soul, Bared

Artist Book

7.5" x 11" (closed)
15" x 11" (opened)


Found newspaper article (Los Angeles Times; January 21, 2012), French white cover paper, acrylic

A single signature book made to honor Etta James. The photograph, title, and text are taken from the found newspaper article. The gradation of pages and progression of cutouts in each page lead to the unveiling of a song lyric and photograph. "All I Could Do Was Cry".