|Artist / Creator||Alice Simpson|
|Place of Publication||South Pasedena, CA|
|Author of Text||Walt Whitman|
|Structure / Binding||Poetic Game Box|
|Medium / Materials||Eadweard Muybridge somersaulting figure, four brass balls, paste papers, embossed stamping, acrylic and plexiglass.|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||10.5 x 3.5 x 1.25 inches|
"...Missing me one place search another, I stop somewhere waiting for you." Somersaulting through a starry night sky, weightless elusive and free.
Artist BioAlice Simpson, award-winning graphics and packaging designer, operated her own design firm for more than thirty years. With a sophisticated aesthetic, she provided corporate identity, packaging, advertising and promotional materials, as well as her own unique style of illustration. Her clients included: Estée Lauder, Revlon, Redken, Max Factor, Avon, New York/Cornell Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility, Upjohn Pharmaceutical, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak, The Ford Foundation, among others. Her illustrations were licensed for products and appeared in books and national magazines. Simpson, former President of Women in Design, won the American Graphic Design Award for her annual "Love Valentine," DESI Award for packaging, and a Benjamin Franklin Annual Report Award. She taught drawing, design and packaging at FIT (SUNY), School of Visual Arts, NY, and Otis-Parsons, LA. Simpson's hand painted artist books are internationally exhibited, and part of private and public collections including: • Victoria & Albert Museum's National Art Library • Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts Jerome Robbins Dance Collection • American Vaudeville Museum, MA • Yale University's Arts of the Book Collection • Stanford University • Harvard University's Theater & Music Special Collections • Dartmouth College • Lincoln Center Theater