|Artist / Creator||R D Burton|
|Place of Publication||Havre de Grace, MD|
|Process / Technique||Inkjet printed|
|Structure / Binding||Tunnel book with five panels and gate opening|
|Medium / Materials||Museum board, magnet closure|
|Paper Stock||Canon Edition paper|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||4 x 6 x 2 inches closed|
|Signed & Numbered||Signed by the artist|
Steam Plant by R D Burton
This Beaux-Arts style structure in Asbury Park, NJ has withstood fires, floods, Nor'easter and hurricanes. From 1930 to the mid-40’s the steam plant provided heat to the Paramount Theater, the Casino, Convention Hall other buildings along the boardwalk in Asbury Park, New Jersey.
Artist BioA book artist since the mid-90’s, R D Burton was born and raised in Kansas. He received an MA in Studio Arts from Rutgers University. R D has completed a books art internship at Peters Valley Craft Center in Layton NJ, studied at the University for the Arts in Philadelphia, and taken workshops at the Center for the Book in New York. My books explore the layers of consciousness and sub consciousness through which travel is experienced. I am intrigued by the concept of travel - movement from one physical point to another, travel through time, space and place.