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Lisa Kokin, "Fauxliage: No Birds Sing", 2011. Thread, wire, page fragments from Silent Spring (1962) by Rachel Carson 70 x 24 x 8 in.

Lisa Kokin, "Fauxliage: No Birds Sing", Thread, wire, page fragments from Silent Spring by Rachel Carson 70 x 24 x 8 in. Courtesy of the artist and Seager Gray Gallery

'Amnesia' detail - art by Lisa Kokin; this work is "Fauxliage" – fake leaves made from BOOK PAGES that have been SEWN to resemble Fall leaves; the artist chose the gingko leaf for the plant's use to improve memory and Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring as a metaphor that 'historical amnesia allows the repetition of past mistakes...'

Amnesia / (detail) by Lisa Kokin - thread, book pages, wire, fauxliage of gingko waves incorporates text fragments from Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. Published in it was the first widely read book on environmental pollution caused by pesticide.

Feuille brodée par Hillary Fayle

Hillary Fayle leaves coated in non-toxic preservative to protect them and make them more resistant to tearing. Then stitch using mix of traditional and original embroidery patterns and techniques.

Kelly Campbell, Mayberry’s Insects, art, sculpture, paper craft, book art, book sculpture = Awesomness

Insect Art, Paper Craft, Book Art (Mayberry’s Insects. Book sculpture by Kelly Campbell)

Lisa Kokin | Buckaroo (detail) thread, book pages from Silent Spring, wire, 20 x 32 x 7 inches, 2011 - incorporates text from Lost River Buckaroos, a cowboy novel from the 1930s. The fragile ephemerality of the leaves stands in sharp contrast to the violence contained in the text.

Lisa Kokin Buckaroo (detail) thread, book pages from Silent Spring, wire, 20 x 32 x 7 inches, 2011

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