|Artist / Creator||Mary Bennett|
|Place of Publication||Portland, OR|
|Structure / Binding||Altered music score with steel pins inserted into each musical notehead. Pins poke through slightly to outside covers creating a raised braille-like effect|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||20.25 x 12.75 x 1.75 inches open|
|Signed & Numbered||Signed by the artist|
Long frustrated by being the only non-musical member of a very tone savvy family I wanted to have some part in the bonds shared by my husband and children. I finally created my "Braille Series" and challenged them all to play on their individual instruments. Ultimately, they all did.
Artist BioMary Bennett is a conceptual artist currently based in Portland, Oregon, after stints in San Francisco, Santa Fe and Savannah. She is involved with book arts, printmaking and art projects that engage the public on issues of community, social justice and the environment. She holds degrees in Painting, Printmaking, Interdisciplinary Arts, History and Business.