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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Boiled Books

Kirsten Pieroth, Untitled (2012), liquids from boiled novels, encyclopedias, and manuals
(Photo by Pieter Huybrechts)

The assortment of hand labelled jars and bottles in this 2012 artwork by German artist Kirsten Pieroth is more reminiscent of a pantry than art. They contain liquid extract derived from books that have been boiled in water.


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