Outernet Library Branch - Wave Farm: Library Book, 2016. 8.5 x 8.5 x 1 in., 200 pages, edition of 1. This book is the only physical document in this library branch and contains over 180 images of libraries, including: real libraries, fictional libraries, libraries depicted in film and television, and libraries as art projects.
YOU ARE HERE, 2015. 7.5 x 7.5 x 1.75 in. Digital offset printed, 500 pages. YOU ARE HERE contains image transmissions received from weather satellites—NOAA 15, 18 & 19—from Dawson City, Yukon Territory, Canada.
Faxes from Space, 2014. 7.5 x 7.6 x .75 in. Digital offset printed, 200 pages. Faxes from Space contains research and documentation surrounding the build of an antenna which was used to receive transmissions from orbiting NOAA satellites, which were decoded to reveal images of the Earth and its weather patterns. Cold war era educational texts were used to illustrate the process.
Long Island City Sundial Field Guide, 2013. 5.83 in x 8.26 in x .28 in., 60-page softcover digital-offset printed book. The Long Island City Sundial is a neighborhood-wide sundial in Queens, New York, just across the East River from Manhattan. The prominent 201-meter Citicorp building's shadow is tracked across the neighborhood and used to tell time throughout the day and year.
Details from the Least Popular, 2013. 6 x 9 x 1 in. Digital offset print-on-demand, 208 pages, edition of 50. Details from the Least Popular contains the most plain, uninteresting detail areas from the one hundred least popular images in the Hubble Space Telescope image gallery, in order with the least popular first.
Volumes with Flock, 2012. 7.5 x 6.75 in., 500 pages, softbound digital-offset printed book and 39-second video. The two books in the video are different copies of the same book, paged through at different speeds.
Tranquility Base, 2012. 5.5 x 7 x .25 in. Digital offset printed and pamphlet stitched by hand, 16 pages, edition of 50. Tranquility Base is a visual catalog of items left at the Apollo 11 landing site on the moon made with photos of miniature handmade models in diorama settings.
SLICED, 2012. 8 x 5 in. Softbound, 42 pages. SLICED documents the cutting and serving of a parking garage cake. This book was made as part of the ABCED series of books by the Artists' Books Cooperative commemorating the 75th birthday of Ed Ruscha.
PUSH FOR LUCK Project Archive, 2012. 4.25 x 6.87 in, 98 pages. Sticker signs were placed on hundreds of crosswalk poles in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan in 2004 - 2005 in response to an article revealing that most of New York City's crosswalk buttons are deactivated.
ISS Road Trip, 2012. 6 x 9 x 2.5 in., 800-page hardbound digital-offset printed book contains stills from a video clip of the International Space Station orbiting the earth. ISS on I17N, 2012, is 47-second video of the book ISS Road Trip paged through in a car on the road.
Space Junk Guide to the Hayden Planetarium, 2012. 5.5 x 8.5 in, 16 pages. This guide uses the Hayden Planetarium Sphere at the American Museum of Natural History as a reference point to describe and locate the phenomena of the debris in Earth’s orbit.
Cloud Book Study, 2011. 6 x 9 x 2 in., 752-page hardbound digital-offset printed book and 50-second video. The book and video are intended to be viewed together.
Stargazing by Microscope, 2011. 2.75 x 2 x .125 in. Digital offset printed, perfect bound, 48 pages, edition of 120. Stargazing by Microscope contains images of stars which were selected from books, magazines, and maps found in a single residence in Queens, New York, and were photographed using a microscope.
Atlas Dream Sequence, 2011. 5.75 x 11.125 x 1 in. Inkjet printed, drumleaf case bound by hand, 36 pages, edition of 25. Atlas Dream Sequence is a series of collages made from maps, where each page spread is an imagined magnification from the previous spread.
Fake Snow Collection, 2010. 8.5 x 9 x 1 in. digital offset printed and bound by hand, 75 pages, edition of 100. Fake Snow Collection includes annotated images of 40 fake snow specimens, 17 topical readings accompanied by images of fake snow in use, and 24 samples of fake snow.
Orbital Debris Simulator, 2010. 8 x 10 x .75 in. Screen and letterpress printed, handbound with aluminum covers, 24 pages with one fold-out page, edition of 70. Viewable in 3D with anaglyph glasses This book describes the phenomena of ‘space junk’ in the earth’s orbit, where images of space toys are used as stand-ins for the orbital debris itself.
On Safari, 1976, 2009. 7.5 x 7.5 in. Digital-offset printed, 24 pages, edition of 100. Each image on the left of each page spread is a found photograph from a mini-bus safari in Kenya in 1976; the image on the right is a zoomed-in area of this photo, the probable subject of the shot.
Urban Forest on 14th Street, 2009. 5.5 x 8.5 in., 12 pages. Urban Forest on 14th Street is a self-guided walking tour comparing today's 14th street in Manhattan to the same place 400 years ago, based on data from the Mannahatta Project.
Home Planetarium Survey, 2008. 7.5 x 7.5 in. Digital-offset printed, 16 pages, edition of 100. Home Planetarium Survey displays seven toy planetariums and photograms of the constellation Orion as projected by the planetariums; the photogram constellation image was captured by exposing photosensitive paper directly with the light of the planetarium.
Space Codex Facimilie, 2007. 10.5 x 13 inches, open, letterpress printed from both sides of handset metal type on both sides of paper. The folded print contains a reproduction of all of the text included in the 1977 Voyager interstellar mission message.
Uniform Paper, 2006. 8 x 6 x 1.25 in. Handmade paper, hand bound, letterpress printed, edition of 33, a collaboration with Chris Petrone. Uniform Paper displays a wide variety of handmade papers created from clothing uniforms.
A Block of Alleys, 2005. 6 x 9.5 x 2 in. Etching and letterpress printed, edition of 10. A Block of Alleys is an accordion-style book which depicts all of the alleys in one block in Queens, New York. The buildings on each side of the alley are facing one another, so the city block is paged through, alley by alley, as the book is viewed.
Atlas of Punctuation, 2004. 9.75 x 8.5 x .5 in. Letterpress printed, edition of 100. Atlas of Punctuation displays the distribution of all end-of-sentence punctuation found in fourteen books. The punctuation for each book is consolidated onto a single sheet, representing in one plane the coordinates of all the verbal boundaries of the book. The books represented in Atlas of Punctuation are literary classics that convey qualities of space and scale.