Racial Makeup
Julião Sarmento
CCA Kitakyshu / Korinsha Press & CO
21X15 cm
8,27X5,91 in.
82 pages
100 copies numbered and signed by the artist.
Kitakyshu, Japan.
n.a. ; 4-7713-3403-x c0072
offset, colour, on folded rice paper. Japanese binding, sewed with brown tread, spine corners protected with fabric. The book is protected with a cardboard covering.
Racial Makeup simulates a notebook or a travel diary. The pages contain collages from newspaper ads and pictures, shopping labels, Polaroids, photos from several different places and streets. Every page has the fragment of a text written in Japanese and English.
Racial Makeup is available at:
- Serralves Foundation Library, Porto; Gulbenkian Foundation Library, Lisbon, Portugal.

- FRAC Bretagne, Rennes; Kandinsky Library and the French National Library, Paris, France.

- Tate Archive, London, UK.

- MACBA, Barcelona, Spain.

- Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Washington; Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, USA.

- Rijksakademie Vanbbeeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
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2013-04-29 13:25:29