Vince Koloski

Vince Koloski showing 20th Century Fossil Book a handmade artist book at Seager Gray Gallery - Vince  Koloski

20th Century Fossil Book, 2013

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6 x 4 x 4.5 in

Limestone with fossil, LEDs, Laser-etched Acrylic Sheet, Aluminum 6 inches by 4 inches by 4 1/2 inches (closed) 6 inches by 4 inches by 18 inches (open). Edition of 6

The book is a bit of a whimsical take on items that were common during the 20th century that are becoming "fossils" for all intents and purposes. They include a slide rule, vacuum tube, aluminum can pull tab, incandescent bulb, manual typewriter, cathode ray tube television, 8-track tape, computer punch tape, "church key" can opener, motor oil filler spout, rotary phone, safety razor, etc.