Kat O'Brien
ceramic sculpture, tiles, installation art, public art, wood sculpture, sculpture parks

Exhibition Info Archives

"A Book About Death" is an artists' collaborative project conceived by collage artist Matthew Rose (an American living and working in Paris) for the Emily Harvey Foundation in New York City where the original exhibition took place from September 10 - 22, 2009. Over 500 artists contributed 500 postcards each created from artworks made especially to create an unbound book about death in homage to Ray Johnson (father of mail art), a celebration of Emily Harvey, and a global exploration of how we celebrate memory and death. The exhibition has traveled to the Otis College of Art and Design in LA, and to the Mobius Gallery in Boston, MA, as well as becoming part of the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the LA County Museum of Art Research Library. A Book About Death, curated by Louise Weinberg, is collaborative project at the Queens Museum of Art, one of a trio of exhibitions celebrating the Day of the Dead. November 1 -15, reception November 1, 3 - 6pm.