Boy Meets Girl
MSDA 0300/M+F–boy meets girl
A traditional bound book that plays with the readers' expectations.
The 'story' ends in the middle when 'boy meets girl', in a sequence of building shapes.
Further explored as a 2min. rostrum animation of the same name uploaded below.
Hand-cut and bound book (2000)
Cover size: 16x27cm
Edition of 5 – SOLD OUT
Sponsor: GF Smith, London
In private collections and also the Victoria & Albert Museum, London and Manchester Metropolitan University Library All Saints.
'Boy Meets Girl' the movie 2000.
The structure holds the book together whilst also illustrating the theory (Six Degrees of Separation).
No beginning, no end – everyone is connected in whatever direction the reader chooses. The text is of recorded conversations from a trip around the Circle Line, London, between 2-4pm, Friday 19th Nov. 1999.
Rubber-stamp printed (2000)
Circular box size: 13x18.3cm
Edition of 6 – SOLD OUT
In private and public collections such as: Tate Britain, London College of Communication Library, Leeds College of Art & Design Library and more.
Below the edition boxed up.