Leaves of Plates, Artists-in-Residence Future Retrieval Exhibition
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In early 2019 artist duo Katie Parker and Guy Davis – also known as Future Retrieval – began an artists’ residency at the Lloyd Library. While looking in the catalog for books to use as inspiration, they noticed that descriptions of illustrated books often include the phrase “leaves of plates” preceded by a number. In the book world, a leaf is a piece of paper and a plate is an illustration printed separately from the text.
At the Lloyd, Future Retrieval researched the illustrationsView more
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