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Bordering On Miraculous

Author :  Lynley Edmeades and Saskia Leek

Product Details

  • Country New Zealand
  • Publisher Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
  • ISBN9781991151131
  • FormatHardBound
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2022
  • Bib. Info96p.
  • Product Weight550 gms.
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In this luscious collaboration poet Lynley Edmeades and painter Saskia Leek explore ideas of the quotidian and its everyday miracles. Their close, intense domestic observations merge with the philosophical, in a quest for deeper meaning. Leek's high-colour palette and symbolic investigation of the domestic provide Edmeades with a starting point, to which she writes back with a chromatic and vivid pen. In repetitive and evolving processes, artist and poet speak to each other through a prismatic renewal of familiar objects and images -- fruit bowls, ceramic cups, sleeping babies, the view from a window -- holding them up to the light and presenting them anew. This fourth book in the korero series of 'picture books for grown-ups', edited by Lloyd Jones, is as surprising, engaging, and delightful and its predecessors.

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