|Artist / Creator
|R D Burton
|Place of Publication
|Havre de Grace, MD
|Process / Technique
|Number of Images
|Tunnel book with four panels and gate opening
|Structure / Binding
|Medium / Materials
|Canson Edition paper, museum board
|8 x 6 x 2 inches closed. Extends out to 16 inches.
|Signed & Numbered
|Signed by the artist
Old and abandoned motels can be found beside the roads of America. These motels are as forgotten as the people who slept and dreamed within their rooms. Their dreams are lost. This book contains photos of abandoned motels in Maryland and New Jersey.
Artist BioR D Burton has been a book artist since the mid-90s. Born and raised in Kansas, he received an MA in Studio Arts from Rutgers University, studied at the University for the Arts in Philadelphia, and has taken workshops at the Center for the Book in New York. He has exhibited his books nationwide and his work is in collections in the US and overseas, including Carnegie Mellon University, MassArt, University of California, Berkeley, and Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar. R D lives and maintains his studio in Havre de Grace MD.