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Exposed: The work of Jody Alexander

alexander lone arrangerfrom the installation – the lone arranger – a collaboration with laura laura

 

Jody Alexander is an artist, bookbinder, librarian and teacher working out of Santa Cruz, California whose work celebrates “collecting, storytelling, and odd characters.” 

Working with fabric and found and discarded books Alexander binds them up and then combines them with found objects to create sculptural works and installations.

 

alexander sedimentalsfrom the sedimentals series

alexander sedimentals detaildetail from a sedimentals piece

 

alexander miss sookymiss sook’s dropsy cure drawer remained unbeknownst to most

 

alexander exposed spinesexposed spines

 

alexander worthyworthy – a collaboration with laura laura – installation at the Pajaro Valley Art Gallery, Watsonville, California

 

alexander worthy 1worthy – installation at the Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, California

 

Artists website

 

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