Isabel Barbuzza’s Bookworks
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Isabel Barbuzza was born and raised in Argentina and is currently an associate professor at the School of Art and Art History in the University of Iowa.
Her interest lies “in the relationships between space, place, objects and materials in contemporary society and how through perception, thought and language we facilitate engaging with the physical world.”
Her work runs the gamut from artists books to sculpture to installation. Enjoy!
Disasters of War based on Goya’s “Disaster of War” – love poem blackened out with white numbers indicated disasters of war since Goya’s time. The binding is decorated with percussion caps
Beehive. Waxed ans sliced Encyclopedia Britannica
Redesinging My Library
Fantasy of Posession, detail