An Art Tome as Big as Texas


A volume as oversized as the 268,601-square-mile state it encompasses %26#8230; Houston to the High Plains of Lubbock %26#8230; Dallas to deep East Texas %26#8230; Sixty-two living artists %26#8230; 11 years in the making%26nbsp;%26#8230; 268 pages %26#8230; 24,000 words %26#8230; 460 color plates %26#8230; Handcrafted %26#8230; One author %26#8212; PaperCity%26#8217;s visual arts editor Catherine D. Anspon %26#8230; with a Preface by James Surls and a Foreword by Lester Marks %26#8230; Seven photographers led by PaperCity%26#8217;s photo editor Jenny Antill %26#8230; 100-plus studio visits %26#8230; 12,000 images gathered, edited then composed into 62 final collage portraits by creative director Tatiana Massey %26#8230; Project managers Craig Massey and Karla McKinley %26#8230; Design director Michelle Avi%26#241;a with Poppi Massey %26#8230; Published by fine art press Marquand Books of Seattle in a collectible, limited edition of 3,000 hand-numbered copies %26#8230; The first survey in a decade to showcase the major players upon the rich canvas of the Texas contemporary art scene.%26nbsp;
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Texas Artists Today: Available November 2010 from Marquand Books. Stocked at Brazos Bookstore and museum bookshops. First edition $95. To reserve your signed copy, call 713.523.0701; Margaret Bott mdbtoday@gmail.com.%26nbsp;
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An Art Tome as Big as Texas


A volume as oversized as the 268,601-square-mile state it encompasses %26#8230; Houston to the High Plains of Lubbock %26#8230; Dallas to deep East Texas %26#8230; Sixty-two living artists %26#8230; 11 years in the making%26nbsp;%26#8230; 268 pages %26#8230; 24,000 words %26#8230; 460 color plates %26#8230; Handcrafted %26#8230; One author %26#8212; PaperCity%26#8217;s visual arts editor Catherine D. Anspon %26#8230; with a Preface by James Surls and a Foreword by Lester Marks %26#8230; Seven photographers led by PaperCity%26#8217;s photo editor Jenny Antill %26#8230; 100-plus studio visits %26#8230; 12,000 images gathered, edited then composed into 62 final collage portraits by creative director Tatiana Massey %26#8230; Project managers Craig Massey and Karla McKinley %26#8230; Design director Michelle Avi%26#241;a with Poppi Massey %26#8230; Published by fine art press Marquand Books of Seattle in a collectible, limited edition of 3,000 hand-numbered copies %26#8230; The first survey in a decade to showcase the major players upon the rich canvas of the Texas contemporary art scene.%26nbsp;
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Texas Artists Today: Available November 2010 from Marquand Books. Stocked at Brazos Bookstore and museum bookshops. First edition $95. To reserve your signed copy, call 713.523.0701; Margaret Bott mdbtoday@gmail.com.%26nbsp;
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For more images and details, click on 'launch slideshow' at top of story.

Comments are closed.

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