Accidental journey / Tim O'Riley.
- London : Ponsonby Press, Chelsea College of Art & Design, 2010.
- Physical Description:
- 108 p. : ill. (chiefly col., some fold.), ports., facsims. ; 19 x 17 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN7433.4.O75 A23 2010Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Design by Ben Branagan.
Edition of 500.
Supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-103).
BAC: British Art Center copy in publisher's original illustrated wrappers.
"Accidental Journey is a book featuring images and texts elliptically relating to astronomy in general and to the moon and lunar exploration in particular. Its centrepiece is a serendipitous encounter with a memento from the Apollo 11 mission at an observatory near Dublin, a small Irish flag that travelled onboard the spacecraft and for unknown reasons ended up back in Ireland."--Artist's website.
- Subject Terms:
- Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)Art and science.Artists' books -- Great Britain.Astronomy in art.Collins, Michael, 1930-Hamilton, William Rowan, Sir, 1805-1865.Moon -- Exploration -- Fiction.Moon -- Exploration -- History.Moon -- In art.Moon -- In literature.Ponsonby Press, Chelsea College of Art & Design -- Publisher.Serendipity.Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Observatory.
- Artists' books.
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