Archival Samples

Casting & bookbinding

Casting experiments in jesmonite that yielded rough-hewn stone samples, collected together here with a number of analogue materials: granite, board, bone, and the ossified skin of a stingray.

3 marmoreal jesmonite slabs, slipcases, 4 granite pieces with Letraset, brick, labels with foil stamping, various wrappers, stingray skin. Various sizes.

Shown at Image Landscapes, RISD Gelman Gallery, 2015–2016, and at 2x4, the 8th Annual Dual Degree Program Exhibition, Brown University Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, 2016.

Eli Block © 2018