N/A - AV027-2
Presentation by Origini Edizioni:
" Movement of body in dance here becomes the ritual with which we try to overcome the gravitational pull: dance is a representation of the myth of flight, of lightness. And this continuous physical struggle of the mass against the attractive force of the ground, of the artist against the tireless search for answers, is the very soul of movement.
This book is itself a paper representation of movement: it is a diaphragm, a rhythm of breathing: a very long Concertina [in its "Collector's Edition" version] that through the body of Dominique Mercy whispers « dance, dance, otherwise we are lost » [Pina Bausch]. "
We are offering here copies of the "trade edition" only, which is thread-bound, with several gatefolds. Only the "Collector's Edition" mentioned in the presentation above is produced as a Concertina-fold or Leporello. This book includes a thrown-in sheet of texts and a photography placed in a glassine enveloppe. Texts in English and French.
A full presentation of the Leporello of the "Collector's Edition" is available on Damien Daufresne's website.
PLEASE NOTE: The books published by Origini Edizioni are handmade; they can show some minor imperfections related to the artisanal production.
60 pages, several gatefolds - Softcover in paper "slipcase" or enveloppe
Origini Edizioni, 2020 (130 copies)
Format : 18 x 31 cm
*Signed & Numbered*
New - Condition: see note above
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