|Title||Secret Code Codex|
|Artist / Creator||Mar Goman|
|Place of Publication||Ridgefield, WA|
|Structure / Binding||Collaged, layered fabrics sewn on felt pages|
|Medium / Materials||Embroidery, hand sewing, buttons, rubber stamp and found objects on various fabrics|
|Number of Pages||14 pages plus cover|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||6 x 6 x 1.5 inches closed|
|Box / Wrapper||None|
|Signed & Numbered||Signed by the artist|
Secret Code Codex by Mar Goman -SOLD!
A one-of-a-kind artist book by Mar Goman made of sewn, collaged fabric. Mar Goman’s books are always introspective, sometimes dark, deathly, soul-searching and spot-on. A rare find! When Mar makes any new books they are sought after and snapped up fast. Secret Code Codex is a all fabric book. Collaged, layered fabrics sewn on felt pages. As with most of Mar’s work, it is autobiographical and includes an image of herself her signature motifs.
Artist BioMar Goman began showing her work while an undergraduate at Pitzer College in the mid-seventies. She has continued to show in group and solo shows, mostly around the Northwest. Her work has also appeared in a number of books and magazines. Her one-of-a-kind artist books have been placed in collections such as the University of Oregon Art & Architecture Library, the UCLA Fine Art Library, UC Santa Barbara, Oberlin College and Emory University