|Title||Very Short Stories|
|Artist / Creator||Beata Wehr|
|Place of Publication||Tucson, AZ|
|Structure / Binding||Codex, single signature|
|Medium / Materials||Mixed media. Polish linen, linen thread, gesso, ink, found objects.|
|Number of Pages||12 pages, self cover|
|Dimensions (WxHxD)||7 x 6 x 1 inches, 17.5 x 15 x 2.5 cm|
|Box / Wrapper||Presented in a cloth envelope|
|Signed & Numbered||Yes|
This is a small version of my Polish linen book from a series that I started in 2006. I have stitched found metal objects to each page to create a very short story. The viewer has to make it up, as the narrative is only suggested.
Artist BioBeata Wehr is a visual artist and educator from Warsaw, Poland. She currently lives in Tucson, Arizona, traveling back to Europe every year. She graduated from the Warsaw University in Poland with an M.A. degree in art history in 1982 and from the University of Arizona with an M.F.A. in painting/combined media in 1999. She paints and creates artist's books, examining in her work the ideas of home, place, time, transience and multicultural experiences. Her works were shown in international and national exhibitions and are included in over 50 public collections in the USA and abroad.