The Western and Japanese book in a dialogue with each other, create two conceptual frameworks that invite the reader to explore the book format and its tradition. When naming the top and the bottom of a book in Japan the top is called: 天 sky or heaven and the bottom 地 ground or earth whereas in Western publishing, the top is called head and the bottom tail: this originates from the animal skin a book was bound in historically.
|Language||English, Japanese, English, Japanese|
|Dimensions||13.0 × 20.5 × 1.0 cm|
|Technique||Print On Demand|