An excerpt from an in-progress silk-screened artist’s book inspired by the prison letters of Rosa Luxemburg. These letters are full of cogent political analysis but also loving descriptions of the birds, mice and bees that visit her cell, and musings on literature, music and love that add an extra dimension to our idea of the revolutionary.
Created while in residence at the St. Michael’s Printshop, St John’s in Newfoundland.
The gradient layer varies slightly from print to print and contains a silvery translucent sheen hard to capture with photos.
I was recently invited to participate in the People’s Budget Office, a participatory project by facilitating artist Phoebe Bachman and Mural Arts Philadelphia. A cohort of four different Philly artists…