Songs from the Acid-free Paper Box


Songs from the Acid-free Paper Box

by Lee Ka-sing

128 pages, 8x10 inch

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Paperback, pdf ebook and read-on-line flipbook

Paperback edition, 128 pages, 8x10 inch

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About the Book

Songs from the Acid-free Paper Box - An Installation-On-Paper by Lee Ka-sing, 2022. A suite of sixty photographs in sequence.

Fifty two Fragments of photo paper test-strips from the 80s-90s archive of Ka-sing and Holly’s studio. In addition, eight new photographs on Kai Chan’s sculptural objects.

These test-strips included Cibachrome photographs, fibre-based silver prints, and Chromogenic colour photographs.

The work was created, on the occasion of “2K 4.0”, the fourth collaborative exhibition in Toronto by Kai Chan and Lee Ka-sing.

“Songs from the Acid-free Paper Box”, an original work in the format of a book, is 12x12 inch, 106 pages, with linen hardcover. Printed on 216 gsm matte paper, in a seven-colour digital offset process. Book issued in Limited Edition of Five.

In this Facsimile Edition, the book was reduced to 8x10 inch, and photographs are approximately 65 percent to the original book.