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TOUCH: THE VISTA SANS WOOD TYPE PROJECT
by the authors, Philadelphia, PA 2013 - various sizes in large folio case (29 5/8 x 18 1/8 inches). letterpress prints loosely inserted in wrap-around portfolio case, title stamped on wooden label on front cover. unpaginated. Limited edition of experimental typography and printmaking techniques. The authors used a homemade Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) router to cut letterpress wood type from the type face Vista Sans, and sent sets of five letters (spelling "touch") to twenty letterpress artists and studios around the world. These are the resulting prints. Participating artists are Megan Adie (Copenhagen), Katie Baldwin (New York), Baltimore Print Studios/Kyle Van Horn and Kim Bentley (Baltimore), Inge Bruggerman (Portland, Oregon), Macy Chadwick (Oakland, California), Angela Driscoll and Yuka Petz (New Orleans), Firecracker Press (St. Louis), Rose Gridneff and Alex Cooper (London), Rick Griffith (Denver), Bethany Heck (South Carolina), Dafi K├╝hne (Switzerland), Peter Kruly and Sayer Gaydos (Brooklyn, New York), Josephine McCormick (Belfast, Northern Ireland), Robin McDowell (New Hampshire), April Sheridan and Daniel Mellis (Chicago), Nick Sherman (Brooklyn, New York), David Shields (Richmond, Virginia). Studio on Fire/ Ben Levitz and Sam Michaels (Minneapolis), Tricia Treacy and Ashley John Pigford (Philadelphia), David Wolske (Salt Lake City, Utah), and Karen Zimmerman (Tucson, Arizona). letterpress prints loosely inserted in wrap-around portfolio case, title stamped on wooden label on front cover
      [Bookseller: Oak Knoll Books, ABAA, ILAB]
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