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MofR: Galton’s Fingerprint Study


  Francis Galton’s book on Fingerprints.

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Portable Lacan


The Solstice Project 1 + 2 1992-93 Contributor to a limited-edition artist’s book created by Antoinette LaFarge for the Museum of Forgery “Solstice 1” is a notebook set of commissioned works by Christel Dillbohner, Lorie Erikson, Yolande McKay, Lise Patt, and … Continue reading

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The Subliminal Sublime by Lise Patt


An essay written by Lise Patt about the paintings of Sande Sisneros. Penned in 1997, amended in 2012. It is impossible to find a coherent story in these paintings. They are not narratives but a type of poetry before words; … Continue reading

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Searching for Sebald: his unused images


“the driveways, patched up here and there with broken bricks…” W. G. Sebald inserted almost 100 images into his third prose fiction The Rings of Saturn but our trip to East Anglia in the fall of 2004 hinted at an … Continue reading

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The Rings of Saturn – a traveling companion


In 2004, Patt traveled to East Anglia, England to (re)walk W. G. Sebald’s Rings of Saturn. In preparation for the trip, she re-typed the novel and printed out the text onto small scraps of paper that were then sewn together … Continue reading

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